2013-2014 LAS OSSR Seed Grant Recipients Announced

Recipients of the Office of Social Science and Research Seed Grant awards have been announced for the 2013-2014 year. The Seed Grant competition aims to provide "junior faculty in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences with funds to develop new research projects." The grant recipients are:

  • Assistant Professor Marcus Casey
  • Department of Economics
  • The Impact of Academic Probation Policies on Course Performance, Major Choice, and College Graduation

  • Assistant Professor Bethany Everett
  • Department of Sociology
  • Investigating Sexual Orientation Disparities in Perinatal Health

  • Assistant Professor Ben Ost
  • Department of Economics
  • The Impact of Layoff for Working College Students

  • Assistant Professor Javaeria Qureshi
  • Department of Economics
  • Immigrants' Language Proficiency and Child Human Capital Development