Grant Announcements

Rutgers researchers are making a meaningful difference in the world. Check back often for the latest announcement of faculty grants and awards. Please noteGrants can only be announced on this page once an award account has been established. 

Updated November 12, 2019

Principal Investigator: Pamela McElwee
Affiliation: Associate Professor, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences
Award Amount:  $390,183
Project Title: Understanding the Use of Ecosystem Services Concepts in Environmental Policy
Research Sponsor: National Science Foundation
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Principal Investigator: Shubhangi Saraf
Affiliation: Associate Professor, Mathematics, School of Arts and Sciences
Award Amount:  $299,956
Project Title: AF: Small: Algebraic Methods in Codes and Computation
Research Sponsor: National Science Foundation
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Principal Investigator: Itzhak Yanovitzky
Affiliation: Associate Professor, School of Communication and Information
Award Amount: $955,012
Project Title: Active Surveillance of Policy Ecosystems and Networks (ASPEN) to Enhance Brokering of Research Evidence into State Policymaking
Research Sponsor: William T. Grant Foundation
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Principal Investigator: Christopher Vinnard
Affiliation: Assistant Professor- Resident, New Jersey Medical School, Publich Health Research Institute
Award Amount:  $234,125
Project Title: Detecting Heteroresistant M. Tuberculosis Infections Using SuperSelective PCR
Research Sponsor: NIH - National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
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Principal Investigator: Maria Laura Gennaro
Affiliation: Professor Resident-Director, New Jersey Medical School, Publich Health Research Institute
Award Amount:  $3,163,923
Project Title: Foam Cells as Drug Targets in Tuberculosis
Research Sponsor: NIH – National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
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Principal Investigator: Andrew Gow
Affiliation: Professor of Pharmacology & Toxicology, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
Award Amount: $10,000
Project Title: Improved Cardiovascular Evaluation (ICE)
Research Sponsor:  Office of Research and Economic Development - TechAdvance
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Principal Investigator: Janet Leli
Affiliation: Associate Director of Technology Transfer, Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation, and Director, New Jersey Local Technical Assistance 
Award Amount: $496,974
Project Title: Police Training and Technical Assistance Program
Research Sponsor: Division of Highway Traffic Safety State Government 
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Principal Investigator: Vivek Singh
Affiliation: Assistant Professor School of Communication and Information
Award Amount:  $315,946
Project Title: Early-Stage Interdisciplinary Collaboration: Fair and Accurate Information Quality Algorithm.
Research Sponsor: National Science Foundation
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Principal Investigator: Michelle Pavanello
Affiliation: Associate Professor and Physics Chair, School of Arts and Sciences-Newark
Award Amount:  $238,562
Project Title: Flexible and Open-Source Models for Materials and Devices
Research Sponsor: National Science Foundation
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Principal Investigator: Susan Weaver
Affiliation: Nurse Scientist, New Jersey Collaborating Center for Nursing, School of Nursing-Newark
Award Amount:  $137,405
Project Title: Exploration of the Licensed Practical Nurse Workforce
Research Sponsor: National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Center for Regulatory Excellence
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To view Grant Announcements from previous issues, see Archive