Wednesday, December 7, 2016

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Research Spotlight

SDSU provides an environment that fosters research and scholarship across all disciplines.

San Diego State University continues to attract grants and contracts for cutting edge research from organizations such as the National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation.

Following are a sampling of recent grants the faculty of SDSU received for their research:

College of Arts and Letters

Sheldon Zhang, Professor, Sociology

The grant comes from the California Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs
Research title: An Evidence-Based Comparison of Four DUI Program Models in California
Grant amount: $96,000

College of Education

John Johnson, Professor, Special Education

The grant comes from the United States Department of Education's Office of Special Education/Rehabilitation Services
Research title: Preparing Secondary Special Educators with a Specialization in Evidence-based Transition Practice
Grant amount: $249,998

College of Professional Studies and Fine Arts

Meghan Moran, Professor, Communication

The grant comes from the University of Southern California
Research title: Barriers to Cervical Cancer Prevention in Hispanic Women: A Multilevel Approach
Grant amount: $13,944

College of Sciences

Robert Edwards, Professor, Computer Science

The grant comes from the National Science Foundation
Research title: Experimental and Computational Determination of Microbial Genotypes and Phenotypes
Grant amount: $300,000