September 2017 Sponsored Program Activity

September 2017 Sponsored Program Activity Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $1,871,341 in external grant and contract awards: Awards Ms. Twyler Boykin (Center for Community Career Education) has received $263,938 from the US Department of Education for the project entitled, “Upward Bound Math & Science.” Ms. Sandra Cole (Center for Community Career Education) has received $99,984 from the Tennessee Higher Education Commission for the project entitled,

August 2017 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $560,496 in external grant and contract awards: Awards Dr. Feng Bao (Mathematics) has received $41,111 from the US National Science Foundation for the project entitled, “RUI: Efficient Adaptive Backward SDE Methods for Nonlinear Filtering Problems.” Dr. Jennifer Boyd (Biology, Geology & Environmental Science) has received $1,080,000 from the US National Science Foundation in partnership with Austin Peay State University, University

July 2017 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $1,027,676 in external grant and contract awards for July 2017: Mr. John Freeze and Mr. Jeffrey Grant (Continuing Education) have received $32,620 from the UT Institute of Public Service for the project entitled, “Southeastern Command and Leadership Academy (SECLA).” Mr. Craig Hamilton (Campus Law Enforcement), Ms. Stephanie Rowland (Office of the Chancellor), Ms. Sara Peters (Women’s Center), and Dr. Helen

May and June 2017 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $1,051,193 in external grant and contract awards: Dr. Neslihan Alp (Engineering Management Technology), Dr. Raga Ahmed (Electrical Engineering), Dr. Li Yang (Computer Science), Dr. Mbakisya Onyango (Chemical Engineering), and Drs. Louie Elliott and Trevor Elliott (Mechanical Engineering) Have received $14,586 from the Engineering Information Foundation for the project entitled, “UTC Girls to Engineers Network (GEN) Funding Priority – Programs to Encourage Middle School Girls in Engineering.” Dr. Feng Bao (Mathematics) has received $60,970 from the

April 2017 Sponsored Program Activity

Greetings, Please join me in commending UTC faculty and staff who have received awards or submitted proposals for sponsored programs in March, 2017. If you have any questions about award activity, don’t hesitate to reach out. Best regards, Meredith   Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $293,655 in external grant and contract awards: Dr. Helen Eigenberg (Criminal Justice) has requested and received $37,725 from the Tennessee

2017 Provost Student Research Award Winners

The Office of Research and Sponsored programs is pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 Provost Student Research Award (PSRA) Competition. The Provost Student Research Awards are designed to provide UTC’s Graduate and Undergraduate students with a special opportunity to participate in original research with faculty members. These awards are highly competitive. We receive far more applications than we are able to fund. Proposals are reviewed, rated, and

March 2017 Sponsored Program Activity

Greetings, Please join me in commending UTC faculty and staff who have received awards or submitted proposals for sponsored programs in March, 2017. If you have any questions about award activity, don’t hesitate to reach out. You can also view this on the ORSP blog. Best regards, Meredith Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $311,579 in external grant and contract awards: Dr. Neslihan Alp (Engineering Management

January and February 2017 Submissions and Awards

Greetings, Please join me in commending UTC faculty and staff who have received awards or submitted proposals for sponsored programs in January and February, 2017. You will notice that we have a new format for these announcements. Moving forward, sponsored program activity will be announced based on the month that the award or proposal is fully processed in the Evisions system. If you have any questions about award activity, don’t hesitate to

November and December 2016 Sponsored Program Activity

Greetings,   Please join me in commending UTC faculty and staff who have received awards or submitted proposals for sponsored programs in November and December, 2016. You will notice that we have a new format for these announcements. Moving forward, sponsored program activity will be announced based on the month that the award or proposal is fully processed in the Evisions system. If you have any questions about award activity, don’t hesitate to

October 2016 Submissions and Awards

Greetings, Please join me in commending UTC faculty and staff who have received awards or submitted proposals for sponsored programs in October 2016. These projects are also listed on the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs’ blog. Best regards, Meredith   Funded Proposals (10/1/2016 – 10/31/16)   CONGRATULATIONS!   The following UTC faculty and staff recently attracted $643,649 in external grant and contract awards:   Ms. Cynthia Long (Center