October 2018 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $1,103,756 in external grant and contract awards: Ms. Twyler Boykin (Center for Community Career Education) has received $40,000 in supplemental funding from the U.S. Department of Education for the project entitled, “Upward Bound Math & Science.” Ms. Belinda Brownlee (Center for Community Career Education) has received $53,563 in supplemental funding from the U.S. Department of Education for the project entitled,

September 2018 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $1,727,996 in external grant and contract awards: Drs. Kristen Black and Alexandra Zelin (Psychology) have requested and received $3,988 from the Girls Preparatory School for the project entitled, “Team Building for Faculty at the Girls Preparatory School.” Ms. Twyler Boykin (Center for Community Career Education) has received $275,155 from the U.S. Department of Education for the project entitled, “Upward Bound

August 2018 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $149,263 in external grant and contract awards: Drs. Jejal Reddy Bathi (Civil and Chemical Engineering), and Kidambi Sreenivas (Mechanical Engineering) have received $19,998 from the U.S. Geological Survey via the Tennessee Water Research Center for the project entitled, “FY 2018 Water Resources Research Institute Program.” Mr. Bryan Bulmer (Management and Student Success) has requested and received $500 from CashCourse for

July 2018 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $2,158,392 in external grant and contract awards: Dr. Feng Bao (Mathematics) has received $41,615 from the National Science Foundation for the project entitled, “RUI: Efficient Adaptive Backward SDE Methods for Nonlinear Filtering Problems.” Mr. John Freeze (Continuing Education) has received $32,620 from the University of Tennessee – Institute of Public Service for the project entitled, “Southeastern Command and Leadership Academy

June 2018 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $372,373 in external grant and contract awards: Ms. Belinda Brownlee (Center for Community Career Education) has received $319,122 from the U.S. Department of Education for the project entitled, “UTC Upward Bound Program.” Ms. Sandra Cole (Center for Community Career Education) has received $10,750 from the City of Chattanooga for the project entitled, “CK, Now! Scholarships and Programming.” Dr. Lucien Ellington

May 2018 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $1,269,542 in external grant and contract awards: Drs. Gregory Heath and Joanne Romagni (Vice Chancellor for Research) has received $87,560 from the National Center for Research Resources for the project entitled, “NIH BRAD – CREATE.” Dr. Nicholas Honerkamp (Social, Cultural and Justice Studies) has received $2,149 from St. Simons Land Trust for the project entitled, “Proposed Archaeological Bounding of a

April 2018 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $3,737,338 in external grant and contract awards: Dr. Victor Bumphus (Social, Cultural, and Justice Studies) has received $23,420 from the International Association of Chiefs of Police for the project entitled, “Service, Support & Justice:  A Strategy to Enhance Law Enforcement Response to Victims Technical Assistance.” Dr. Jennifer Ellis and Ms. Avalon Gourlay (School of Education), Ms. Kendra Duncan (Academic Affairs),

February & March 2018 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $596,457 in external grant and contract awards in the months of February and March: Drs. Kristen Black and Christopher Cunningham (Psychology) have received $9,935 from Miller Industries for the project entitled, “Miller Industries Employee Survey.” Drs. Yancy Freeman (Enrollment Services), Mo Baptiste (Student Development) and Kimberly Wingate (School of Education) have received $68,654 from the Tennessee Higher Education Commission for

January 2018 Sponsored Program Activity

Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $754,150 in external grant and contract awards: Dr. Feng Bao (Mathematics) has received $54,862 from the Oak Ridge National Laboratory for the project entitled, “ORNL_SciDAC.” Mr. Andrew Carroll and Mr. Charles Mix (Vice Chancellor for Research) have received $10,000 from the Lyndhurst Foundation for the project entitled, “GreenSpaces Mapping Support.” Dr. Lucien Ellington and Mr. Jeffrey Melnik (School of Education)

December 2017 Sponsored Program Activity

December 2017 Sponsored Program Activity Congratulations! The following UTC Faculty and Staff have attracted $277,556 in external grant and contract awards: Dr. Hill Craddock (Biology) has received $3,515 from The American Chestnut Foundation for the project entitled, “Conservation and Collection of Castanea dentata germplasm in the South.” Ms. Laurie Melnik and Ms. Michele Mummert (Southeast Center for Education) have received $5,302 from the Shelby County Schools for the project