In September 2017 (FY 2018), the Office of Sponsored Programs recorded the following grant for American University researchers.
PI: Michael Baron
College of Arts and Sciences - Mathematics & Statistics
Title: ATD: Statistical detection of new patterns and potential threats in geospatial sequences of social and political events
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
PI: Kathleen Holton
College of Arts and Sciences - Health & Fitness
Title: Glutamate Neuro-Excitotoxicity in GWI
Sponsor: Department of Defense
The Office of the Provost provides access to grant-writing support consultants for all tenured, tenure-earning and term faculty members who are writing applications for external research funding.
Congratulations to the faculty who have received funding to pursue their valuable research projects.
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