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Apply to the Fulbright Core Scholar Program by August 1st

Date posted: July 11th, 2018

The Core Fulbright Scholar Program offers nearly 470 teaching, research or combination teaching/research awards in over 125 countries. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty and administrators as well as for professionals, artists, journalists, scientists, lawyers, independent scholars and many others. …Read more.

Submit Your Proposal for Nomination to National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend Program by July 25th

Date posted: July 10th, 2018

The College of Arts and Sciences is hosting an internal competition for nominations to the National Endowment for the Humanities. While stipends are awarded to individuals, not organizations, the NEH requires all full-time faculty applicants to be nominated by an official on their campus. …Read more.

Japanese Studies Program wins Japan Foundation grant

Date posted: July 10th, 2018

From the Daily
The Japanese Studies Program in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures was awarded a $200,000 salary assistance grant from the Japan Foundation, an organization established by the Japanese government in 1972 for “cultivating friendship and ties between Japan and the world.”
The grant will help fund a tenure-line hire in Japanese, including their research and other expenses, and may also be used to bring guest speakers to campus. …Read more.

Ross Duffin, musicologist whose influence can be heard around the world, awarded Distinguished University Professorship

Date posted: August 29th, 2017

From The Daily
Hearing a note or chord played perfectly in tune still has the power to send shivers through Ross W. Duffin.

“It’s transcendent,” said Duffin, the Fynette H. Kulas Professor of Music, “precisely because it is such a rare achievement.”
Duffin’s life in music could be defined the same way. …Read more.

Associate Professor of Music Education, Dr. Lisa Koops, awarded Grammy Foundation Grant

Date posted: May 8th, 2017

From May 8, 2017 The Daily Article
Singing together in the car or a lullaby before bed, discussing issues of power and privilege raised in the musical Hamilton, or improvising lyrics to a catchy melody—these are among the many ways music can be its own instrument in interactions between parents and children. …Read more.

Do you plan to take sabbatical during the 2019-2020 Academic Year?

Date posted: April 17th, 2017

The Office of Research and Grant Development wants to help! Please see our 2019 Sabbatical Flyer for more information!  …Read more.

Seven out of Nine CAS Faculty Win ACES+ 2017 Opportunity Awards

Date posted: March 27th, 2017

ACES+, the continuation of the Academic Careers in Engineering & Science (ACES) program, announced the recipients of the 2017 ADVANCE Opportunity Grant Awards.
Nine proposals representing academic disciplines–ranging from nursing to engineering to psychological sciences–have been awarded a total of $31,510. …Read more.

Professor John Protasiewicz Receives Mandel Award for Outstanding Chemistry Faculty

Date posted: March 27th, 2017

For John Protasiewicz, going green is about more than sustainability. It signals a supportive, more collaborative approach—something altogether different from the high-stress, pressure-cooker environment evoked by bright red. It represents one of many reasons why Protasiewicz won the Mandel Award for Outstanding Chemistry Faculty this year.  …Read more.

Cassi Pittman awarded Career Enhancement Fellow

Date posted: March 27th, 2017

Cassi Pittman, associate professor of sociology, has been awarded a Career Enhancement Fellow by the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, which administers funds for the program provided by the Andrew W. …Read more.

Michael Hinczewski, Assistant Professor in Physics, One of Three NSF CAREER Award Winners

Date posted: March 27th, 2017

Three Case Western Reserve University junior faculty members have received National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) grants, totaling nearly $1.7 million.
The five-year grants support research into:

Movements of nanoparticles through confined spaces, with applications to food source security and water purification;

The formation and regulation of protein bonds between cells; and

A deep look into the physics and variables in 3-D printing processes of metal parts. …Read more.

Dr. Stacy McGaugh, Chair, Department of Astronomy, Case Western Reserve University Appears on NPR to Discuss Dark Matter

Date posted: March 22nd, 2017

You probably have heard of Dark Matter, that unknown substance that makes up most of the universe? But what if Dark Matter isn’t real? Or what if it’s based on wrong physics? …Read more.

Political Science’s Karen Beckwith Wins Grant for Upcoming Book

Date posted: March 22nd, 2017

Posted on March 10, 2017

The American Political Science Association (APSA) has awarded a Centennial Center for Political Science and Public Affairs grant to Karen Beckwith, the Flora Stone Mather Professor and chair of the Department of Political Science. …Read more.

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