Funding Sources, Current:
Foundation, EArly-Concept Grants for Exploratory Research
(EAGER) program, $170,000. "Amphibian Defense: Mutualistic
Microbes and their Antifungal Metabolites," 9/2010-8/2012. Grant
DEB-1049699. Co-PI with Dr. Reid Harris.
Foundation, Major Research Instrumentation (MRI),
$299,810. "MRI-R2: Acquisition of an LCMS System to Enhance
Undergraduate Research that Interfaces Chemistry and Biology," 1/2010-12/2012.
Grant CHE-0958973. Co-PI's: Daniel M. Downey, Debra L. Mohler,
Gina M. MacDonald, Reid N. Harris.
Multi-Investigator Cottrell College Science Award
, $100,000 + $25,000 JMU match. Co-PI with Dr. Kevin Caran and Dr.
Kyle Seifert. "Polycephalic (Multi-Headed) Cationic Amphiphiles as
Novel Surfactants and Antimicrobial Agents," 1/2010-12/2011.
Grant: MICCSA 10709.
Thomas F. Jeffress
and Kate Miller Jeffress Memorial Trust, Jeffress Research Grant,
$45,000 (including renewals). "Amphibian Protection: The Antifungal Effects of
Beneficial Bacteria on Salamander Skin," 1/2008 - 12/2010. Grant
Foundation, Research in Undergraduate Institutions (RUI),
$184,475. "RUI: A Cyclopropane Fragmentation Approach to
Heterocycle Synthesis," 2/2006-1/2011. Grant CHE-0543137.
Protection. University Compound Acquisition Program.
Funding Sources, Previous:
Department Development Grant, $3,800 to Georgia Stoyanov for
Summer 2009. Grant 7957.
International Society of Chemical
Ecology Travel Grant, $550, to Christian Schwantes, for travel to
25th ISCE Annual Meeting, Neuchâtel,
Switzerland, August 2009.
Research Corporation, Cottrell College Science Award
Renewal, $15,071. "Small Ring Fragmentation Strategies for the
Synthesis of Chiral Heterocycles," 6/2006-5/2008. Grant
Research Corporation, Cottrell College Science Award, $35,000 (plus
JMU matching fund of $7,850). "A Cyclopropane Fragmentation
Approach to Heterocycle Assembly," 6/2004-5/2006. Grant
Foundation, Summer Research Experience
For Undergraduates, to JMU. Faculty support for Summer 2004 and
Grant NSF CHE-0335807.
Pfizer Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship,
$5,000 (including a laboratory supply allowance) to Erik Stang for
GlaxoSmithKline Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship Award,
$5,000 (including a laboratory supply allowance) to Kerry O'Neil for