Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity (RSCA) Grant Promotes External Funding

Thirteen faculty members were awarded Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity (RSCA) incentive grants. Funded by the CSU Chancellor’s Office, the program invites full-time faculty members, full-time lecturers, coaches, counselors and librarians to submit proposals that focus on furthering external grant proposals preparation.

Congratulations to the 2017-2018 RSCA awardees:

Nichole Bonuso, Geological Sciences
Documenting Reef Recovery after Mass Extinction

Nicholas Brubaker, Mathematics
Making the Connection between Microscopic Jiggling, Schools of Fish and Flocks of Birds

Russell Espinoza, Psychology
Mock Juror Decisions for Immigrant Defendants: An Examination of Contemporary Bias and Sociocultural Influences

Michael Groves, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Conversion of Carbon Dioxide to Fuel: Merging Theoretical and Experimental Aspects of Metal Catalysts

Hope Johnson, Biological Science
Manganese Phototrophy

Maria Linder, Chemistry and Biochemistry
Purification and Structural Characterization of a Small Copper Carrier in Blood and Urine that May Mitigate against Copper Overload in Mammals

Ryan Nichols, Philosophy
China’s Moral Crisis: A Planning Grant to Create Interdisciplinary Understanding

Derek Pamukoff, Kinesiology
Identification of Potential Factors Affecting Muscle Force and Physical Function in Prader-Willi Syndrome

Adam Roberts, Psychology
The Effects of NMDAR Hypofunction on Prepulse Inhibition Neurocircuitry in Zebrafish Larvae

Nina Robson, Mechanical Engineering
Towards Developing Novel Methodologies for the Design of Customized Best-Fitted Upper Extremity Prosthetics

Pimbucha Rusmevichientong, Health Science
Understanding Snack attributes, Nutritional Ingredients and parental Factors That Influence Adolescents’ Snack Choices: Evidence from Discrete Choice Experiments

H. Jochen Schenk, Biological Science
Development of a Microfluidic Negative Pressure Device

Binod Tiwari, Civil & Environmental Engineering
Development Post-Earthquake Rainfall Induced Landslide Hazard Mitigation Framework Project (PERIL Project)


2016-17 RSCA Incentive Grant Recipients

2015-16 RSCA Incentive Grant Recipients

2014-15 RSCA Incentive Grant Recipients