Graduate Center Grants, May and June 2013

In May and June 2013, the Graduate Center received eighteen grants totaling $1,305,790. The name(s) of the principal investigator(s), awarding agency, title of the project, and amount of each grant of more than $2,000 are listed below. The information was submitted by the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs.

Elliot Aguilar (Biology), National Science Foundation/GROW, “Intrinsic vs. extrinsic in the fate of cultural traits,” $5,000.

Laird Bergad (Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies), Young Adult Institute Inc., “Fellowships and Support for the Center for Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies,” $7,828.

Colette Daiute (Center for Human Environments), Spencer Foundation, “The Community College as Agent of Change in the 21st Century Immigration Crisis,” $39,961.

Michelle Fine (Center for Human Environments), Fund for Public Schools, “College Access: Research and Action (Manhattan Bridges),” $9,100.

Michelle Fine (Center for Human Environments), NYC Department of Education, “Bridge to College: Documentation and Evaluation,” $16,000.
 
Michelle Fine (Center for Human Environments), Fund for Public Schools, “College Access: Research and Action,” $3,000 Increase.

Michelle Fine (Center for Human Environments), Cypress Hills Local Development, “College Ready Communities,” $45,500 Increase.

Michelle Fine, Brett Stoudt (Center for Human Environments), Indiana University, “Quer(y)ing Discipline: Documenting the Disproportionate Rates of School Discipline for LGBTQ Youth of Color, Transgendered and Gender Non-Conforming Youth,” $42,598.

Mauricio Font (Bildner Center for Western Hemisphere Studies), Ford Foundation, “Cuba Futures Initiative 2012–2015,” $30,000.

Herman Gabor (Computer Science), National Science Foundation (NSF), “Computational Methods for Inverting the Soft X-Ray Transform,” $83,071 Increase.

Roman Kossak (Mathematics), National Science Foundation (NSF), “The Andrzej Mostowski Centenary Conference,” $19,980.

John Mollenkopf, Lesley Hirsch (Urban Education), NYC Department of Education, “Workforce Alignment of CTE Schools,” $24,998.

John Mollenkopf, Lesley Hirsch (Center for Urban Research), NYC Department of Citywide Administrative Services, “DCAS Workforce Planning Consultation,” $30,000.

John Mollenkopf (Center for Urban Research), NYC Districting Commission, “Center for Urban Research’s Communities of Interest Analysis,” $37,204.
 
Thomas Weiss (Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies), Government of Netherlands, “Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect (GCR2P),” $285,000.
 
Thomas Weiss (Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies), Government of Denmark, “GCR2P - Denmark Ghana Conference,”     $170,900.
 
Thomas Weiss (Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies), Government of Australia, “GCR2P,” $308,100.
 
Thomas Weiss (Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies), Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain, “GCR2P,” $147,550.

Submitted on: AUG 20, 2013

Category: Grants