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TWU announces new class of Chancellor's Research Fellows
its support of faculty research, Texas Woman’s University
has announced ten Chancellor’s Research Fellows for
The program, now
in its fifth year, pairs faculty with strong potential for
gaining external research funding with mentors who have been
successful at obtaining funds from federal agencies or other
sources and at publishing their research.
protégés and mentors are: Dr. Michael Bergel,
Biology, who will be mentored by Dr. James Johnson, Chemistry
& Physics; Dr. DiAnna Hynds, Biology, who will be mentored
by Dr. Lynda Uphouse, Biology; Dr. Ho Soon Michelle Cho, Nursing
- Dallas, who will be mentored by Dr. Gail Davis, Nursing
- Denton; Dr. Dojin Ryu, Nutrition & Food Sciences, who
will be mentored by Dr. Nancy DiMarco, Nutrition & Food
Sciences; and Dr. Shannon Rich, Psychology and Philosophy,
who will be mentored by Dr. Charlotte Sanborn, Kinesiology.
receive awards of $3,500 and mentors receive $3,000 to use
for their individual research needs. Funding is provided by
the TWU Chancellor’s Circle and the TWU Foundation.
their protégés in developing their research
agendas and grant applications. Protégés are
responsible for preparing at least one proposal for external
funding during the fellowship year or the following academic
year. Both mentors and protégés participate
in research roundtables where topics such as finding funding
proposals and proposal review and critique are discussed.
Amanda McKeen Simpson
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