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 December 11, 2018

Jeffrey Laskin - Professor and Chief, Division of Toxicology, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $3,857,233. The project, titled Advanced Development of Drugs to Mitigate Parathion Intoxication, is being supported by the National Institutes of Health. Learn more about Laskin here

Teresa Wood - Professor, Department of Pharmacology, Physiology and Neuroscience, New Jersey Medical School, and Cheryl Dreyfus, Professor and Chair, Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, are co-principal investigators of an award totaling $788,614. The project, titled Cooperative Functions of mTOR and TkB/Erk Signaling in Remyelination, is being supported by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Learn more about Wood and Dreyfus.

Sue Shapses - Professor, Department of Nutritional Sciences, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $25,000. The project, titled Nutrient Adequacy and Diet Quality in a Randomized Controlled Trial with Normal and Higher Protein Intake, is being supported by the International Life Sciences Institute. Learn more about Shapses here.

Max Tischfield - Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, School of Arts and Sciences, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $40,000. The project, titled Integrative Approach of Modeling Human Skull, Meningeal, and Vascular Defects, is being supported by the Office of Research and Economic Development. Learn more about Tischfield here.

Jennifer Buckman - Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Health, School of Arts and Sciences, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $2,425,599. The project, titled Changes in Cardiovascular Control Mechanisms Related to Binge Drinking During College, is being supported by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. Learn more about Buckman here.

To view Grant Announcements from previous issues, see Archive