Current Projects

Block Grant evaluation

Collaborative Research: Paleoenvironmental and paleoecological responses to climate change in the Early Eocene Climatic Optimum (Secord Paleo)

Color of Drinking survey

CSBR: Natural History: Digitizing and Conserving Specimens in the Manter Laboratory of Parasitology (Gardener Parasite)

Drug Free Communities (DFC)

Mental Health Needs Assessment

Nebraska Collegiate Prevention Alliance (NECPA)

Nebraska Strategic Prevention Framework-Partnership for Success (PFS2) 

Nutrition Education Program (SNAP-ED)

Summer Research Programs (SRPs)

Widespread Engagement using the Biology of Spiders (Hebets WEBS)

Worlds of Connection (WoC)

NSF Evaluations

Biomedical Engineering Summer Research Program (Bashford REU)

Comparative Genomics and Phenomics Approach to Discover Genes Underlying Heat Stress Resilience in Cereals (Walia EPSCoR)

Educational Immersive Simulations to Enhance Understanding of Corn-Water-Ethanol-Beef System Nexus (CWEB Nexus)

EPSCoR RII Track-2 FEC: Functional Analysis of Nitrogen Responsive Networks in Sorghum (Schmutz EPSCoR)

Foundations of Wet Communication Theory (WetComm)

Innovating life sciences education through computational modeling and simulations (Helikar IUSE)

Minority Health Disparities Summer Research Program (MHDI REU)

Promoting Research-based Instructional Methods for Enhancing and Reforming STEM Education (PRIMERS)

Statewide Broadening Participation in Engineering (BPE)

Sustainability of Horizontal Civil Networks in Rural Areas - Research Experience for Undergraduates (Civil REU)

Unmanned Systems Foundations and Applications - Research Experience for Undergraduates (NIMBUS REU)

CAREER Evaluations

Addressing the Critical Concerns of Confined Ionomeric Systems and Advanced Fluorescence Imaging of Ionic Distribution (Dishari CAREER)

Alternative Non-Opioid Therapies for Low Back Pain (Wachs CAREER)

Characterizing the Mechanobiological Response of Endothelial Cells to Ultrasound (Pedrigi CAREER)

Deciphering Sorghum Resistance Mechanisms to Phloem-Feeding Aphids (Louis CAREER)

Dissecting a Metabolically Versatile Non-Model Bacterium’s Lignin-Derived Compound Catabolism (Saha CAREER)

Drones in Public: Foundational Interaction Research (Duncan CAREER)

Dynamic Crystal Synthesis (Morin CAREER)

Establishing the Roles of Multi-enzyme Complexes in Metabolic Network Regulation (Obata CAREER)

Hierarchical Structural Integrity in Magnesium by Asynchronous Laser Processing (Sealy CAREER)

How SFR2 allows chloroplast envelope membranes to survive freezing, from initial signal to molecular mechanism (Roston CAREER)

Molecular mechanisms of ribonucleoprotein assembly (Eichhorn CAREER)

Quadruplet Codon Decoding (Guo CAREER)

Structural and Mechanistic Studies on a Iron-Sulfur Cluster-Based Nitric Oxide Sensor (Zhang CAREER)

U-series Modeling (Elkins CAREER)

USDA

Beneficial Insects Protection - Research and Extension Experiences for Undergraduates (Golick REEU)

Farm to School Institute (F2S Institute)

Putting the Pieces Together - Diversified Farms (AgVets)

SCC: An Integrated and Smart System for Irrigation Management in Rural Communities (Qiao USDA)

Using Current and Emerging Food Production Challenges to Enhance Science Educators Curriculum (Meneses USDA)