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College of Human Ecology

College of
Human Ecology

Kansas State University
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Manhattan, KS 66506-1401

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2015 Research Awards

Award Years:  2017  |  2016 

December

HUMAN NUTRITION

Koppel, Kadri, United Sorghum Checkoff Program, $9,500, "Pet Food Feeding Guide."

Lindshield, Brian L., Bhadriraju, Subramanyam (Grain Science and Industry), Floros, John D. (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), Leslie, John F. (Plant Pathology), Lilja, Nina K. (International Agricultural Programs), and Washburn, Shannon G. (Communications), US Agency for International Development, "Feed the Future Innovation Lab for the Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss."

Swaney-Stueve, Marianne, Gallo, Katherine E. (K-State Olathe), and Jepsen, Tegan M. (K-State Olathe), Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc., $11,200, "Study Agreement 1."


November

APPAREL, TEXTILES, AND INTERIOR DESIGN

Day, Julia K., Eckels, Steven J. (Institute for Environmental Research), Kim, Jooyoun, and Manzo, Christopher, US Environmental Protection Agency, $3,745, "Net Zero Energy Air Filtration: Innovative Filter Media Applications for Improved Indoor Air Quality and Energy Efficiency."

Kaup, Migette L., Cornelison, Laci J. (Dean of Human Ecology), Doll, Gayle (Dean of Human Ecology), Gfeller, Stephanie (Dean of Human Ecology), and Kulcsar, Laszlo (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), US Department of Health and Human Services, $55,054, "PEAK 2.0 Evaluation."

Kim, Jooyoun, Day, Julia K., Eckels, Steven J. (Institute for Environmental Research), and Manzo, Christopher, US Environmental Protection Agency, $3,745, "Net Zero Energy Air Filtration: Innovative Filter Media Applications for Improved Indoor Air Quality and Energy Efficiency."

 

DEAN OF HUMAN ECOLOGY

Cornelison, Laci J., Doll, Gayle, Gfeller, Stephanie, Kaup, Migette L. (Apparel, Textiles, and Interior Design), and Kulcsar, Laszlo (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), US Department of Health and Human Services, $137,635, "PEAK 2.0 Evaluation."

Doll, Gayle, Cornelison, Laci J., Gfeller, Stephanie, Kaup, Migette L. (Apparel, Textiles, and Interior Design), and Kulcsar, Laszlo (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), US Department of Health and Human Services, $55,054, "PEAK 2.0 Evaluation."

Gfeller, Stephanie, Cornelison, Laci J., Doll, Gayle, Kaup, Migette L. (Apparel, Textiles, and Interior Design), and Kulcsar, Laszlo (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), US Department of Health and Human Services, $13,763, "PEAK 2.0 Evaluation."

 

HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT AND DIETETICS

Kidd, Tandalayo, US Department of Agriculture, $70,888, ""Get Fruved:" A Peer-Led, Train-the-Trainer Social Marketing Intervention to Increase Fruit and Vegetable Intake and Prevent Childhood Obesity."


October

HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT AND DIETETICS

Roberts, Kevin R., Gragg, Sara E. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Sauer, Kevin L. (Human Nutrition), and Shanklin, Carol W. (Dean of Graduate School), US Department of Agriculture, $360,000, "Center of Excellence for Food Safety Research in Child Nutrition Programs."

 

HUMAN NUTRITION

Procter, Sandra B., and Peters, Paula (Director of Cooperative Extension), US Department of Agriculture, $2,010,415, "Kansas Food Assistance Nutrition Education Plan 2016."

Sauer, Kevin L., Gragg, Sara E. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Roberts, Kevin R. (Hospitality Management and Dietetics), and Shanklin, Carol W. (Dean of Graduate School), US Department of Agriculture, $360,000, "Center of Excellence for Food Safety Research in Child Nutrition Programs."

 

SCHOOL OF FAMILY STUDIES AND HUMAN SERVICES

Griffin, Charles L., and Jager, Shanna K., US Department of Health and Human Services, $248,753, "Technical Support for the Department for Children and Families Strategic Development, Faith-Based and Community Initiatives."

Jager, Shanna K., and Griffin, Charles L., US Department of Health and Human Services, $248,753, "Technical Support for the Department for Children and Families Strategic Development, Faith-Based and Community Initiatives."


September

HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT AND DIETETICS

Hanson, Jennifer, and VerBrugge (Glasscock), Marlene K. (School of Family Studies and Human Services), US Department of Agriculture, $500,000, "Army/4-H Military Partnership and Outreach and Support."

Jang, Jichul, Kwon, Junehee, and VerBrugge (Glasscock), Marlene K. (School of Family Studies and Human Services), US Department of Defense, "Navy/4-H Military Partnership and Outreach and Support."

 

HUMAN NUTRITION

Kidd, Tandalayo, and Muturi, Nancy W. (School of Journalism and Mass Communications), US Department of Agriculture, $400,000, "Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR) Model in Preventing Overweight and Obesity Among 6th-8th Grade Youth in Low- Income Racial/Ethnic Communities."

Vardiman, John P., US Department of Defense, $76,620, "Establishing Optimal Training Intervals for the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program (MCMAP) for Improvement in Physical Performance and Warrior Mindset."

Wang, Weiqun, US Department of Agriculture, $20,000, "Determining the Bioavailability of Sorghum Phenolic Compounds."

 

SCHOOL OF FAMILY STUDIES AND HUMAN SERVICES

Anderson, Jared R., Durtschi, Jared A., Stith, Sandra M., and Vennum, Amber V., US Department of Agriculture, $357,197, "KSU-USAF 2015 FAP Research Project."

Durtschi, Jared A., Anderson, Jared R., Stith, Sandra M., and Vennum, Amber V., US Department of Agriculture, $357,197, "KSU-USAF 2015 FAP Research Project."

Stith, Sandra M., Anderson, Jared R., Durtschi, Jared A., and Vennum, Amber V., US Department of Agriculture, $714,394, "KSU-USAF 2015 FAP Research Project."

Vennum, Amber V., Anderson, Jared R., Durtschi, Jared A., and Stith, Sandra M., US Department of Agriculture, $357,197, "KSU-USAF 2015 FAP Research Project."

VerBrugge (Glasscock), Marlene K., US Department of Agriculture, $1,636,364, "Air Force/4-H Military Partnership and Outreach and Support."

VerBrugge (Glasscock), Marlene K., and Hanson, Jennifer (Hospitality Management and Dietetics), US Department of Agriculture, $500,000, "Army/4-H Military Partnership and Outreach and Support."

VerBrugge (Glasscock), Marlene K., US Department of Agriculture, $406,700, "Children, Youth, and Families At-Risk 4-H Military Partnership Project."

VerBrugge (Glasscock), Marlene K., Jang, Jichul (Hospitality Management and Dietetics), and Kwon, Junehee, US Department of Defense, $1,165,862, "Navy/4-H Military Partnership and Outreach and Support."


August

HUMAN NUTRITION

Chambers IV, Edgar, and Chambers, Delores H., US Department of Agriculture, $99,576, "Development and Evaluation of Science-Based Messages to Improve Consumers' Storage, Handling, and Preparation of Poultry and Poultry Products."

Chambers, Delores H., and Chambers IV, Edgar, US Department of Agriculture, $99,576, "Development and Evaluation of Science-Based Messages to Improve Consumers' Storage, Handling, and Preparation of Poultry and Poultry Products."

 

KINESIOLOGY

Harms, Craig A., and Heinrich, Katie M., US Department of Health and Human Services, $51,247, "HIFT for Obesity Prevention, Fitness and Health Promotion in Military Personnel."

Heinrich, Katie M., and Harms, Craig A., US Department of Health and Human Services, $461,226, "HIFT for Obesity Prevention, Fitness and Health Promotion in Military Personnel."

Musch, Timothy I.,Fong, Peying (Anatomy and Physiology), Kenney, Michael J. (Anatomy and Physiology), Poole, David C., and Thomason, Justin D. (Clinical Sciences), US Department of Health and Human Services, $37,500, "Heart Failure & Aging: Mechanistic Bases of Muscle Vascular Dysfunction."

Poole, David C.,Fong, Peying (Anatomy and Physiology), Kenney, Michael J. (Anatomy and Physiology), Musch, Timothy I. (Anatomy and Physiology), and Thomason, Justin D. (Clinical Sciences), US Department of Health and Human Services, $37,500, "Heart Failure & Aging: Mechanistic Bases of Muscle Vascular Dysfunction."


July

DEAN OF HUMAN ECOLOGY

Buckwalter, John, and Gould, Carol A., AG*IDEA, $56,874, "AG*IDEA Lead Institute."

Buckwalter, John, and Gould, Carol A., Great Plains IDEA Alliance, $164,987, "Comprehensive Fiscal Sponsorship Agreement - Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance."

Gould, Carol A., and Buckwalter, John, AG*IDEA, $56,874, "AG*IDEA Lead Institute."

Gould, Carol A., and Buckwalter, John, Great Plains IDEA Alliance, $164,987, "Comprehensive Fiscal Sponsorship Agreement - Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance."

 

HUMAN NUTRITION

Chambers IV, Edgar, National Cattlemen's Beef Association, $22,500, "Collaborator II - Flavor of Ground Beef."

 

SCHOOL OF FAMILY STUDIES AND HUMAN SERVICES

Johannes, Elaine M., Points of Light Foundation, $1,250, "The Theater of War Production."


June

HUMAN NUTRITION

Haub, Mark D., Isagenix International, LLC, $3,635, "Determining the Impact of Meal Replacement Products on Human Blood Glucose Levels - Year 2."

 

KINESIOLOGY

Barstow, Thomas J., National Aeronautics and Space Administration, $60,000, "Determining the Effect of Space Flight on the Incidence of Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Disease - Continuation."


May

SCHOOL OF FAMILY STUDIES AND HUMAN SERVICES

Goff, Briana S., and Johannes, Elaine M., US Department of Agriculture, $12,000, "Measuring Communities: Mapping Progress for Military and Veteran Families."

Johannes, Elaine M., and Goff, Briana S., US Department of Agriculture, "Measuring Communities: Mapping Progress for Military and Veteran Families."

Schumm, Walter R., Witherspoon Institute, $43,410, "Further Analysis of NFSS and Other Data."


April

HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT AND DIETETICS

Jang, Jichul, Kwon, Junehee, and VerBrugge (Glasscock), Marlene K. (School of Family Studies and Human Services), US Department of Defense, "Navy/4-H Military Partnership and Outreach and Support."

Kwon, Junehee, US Department of Agriculture, $34,225, "Assessing Point-of-Service Systems in School Nutrition Programs in the United States."

Kwon, Junehee, Jang, Jichul, and VerBrugge (Glasscock), Marlene K. (School of Family Studies and Human Services), US Department of Defense, $500,000, "Navy/4-H Military Partnership and Outreach and Support."

 

SCHOOL OF FAMILY STUDIES AND HUMAN SERVICES

Johannes, Elaine M., and Riportella, Roberta, US Department of Agriculture, $35,004, "Community Behavioral Health Early Warning System Barometer Community Application."

Johannes, Elaine M., and Leatherman, John C. (Agricultural Economics), US Department of Health and Human Services, $69,362, "Community Behavioral Health Early Warning Systems: Kansas State University and Pawnee Mental Health Services."

Riportella, Roberta, and Johannes, Elaine M., US Department of Agriculture, "Community Behavioral Health Early Warning System Barometer Community Application."

VerBrugge (Glasscock), Marlene K.,Jang, Jichul (Hospitality Management and Dietetics), and Kwon, Junehee (Hospitality Management and Dietetics), US Department of Defense, "Navy/4-H Military Partnership and Outreach and Support."


March

HUMAN NUTRITION

Koppel, Kadri, and Aldrich, Greg (Grain Science and Industry), Fats and Proteins Research Foundation, Inc., $23,200, "The Impact of Rendered Protein Meal Level of Oxidation on Shelf Life and Acceptability in Extruded Pet Foods: Determining Sensory Limites for Oxidation Values."

Rosenkranz, Richard R., and Dzewaltowski, David A. (Kinesiology), US Department of Agriculture, $17,398, "Dissemination of the Evidence-Based SWITCH Program for Childhood Obesity Prevention."

 

KINESIOLOGY

Dzewaltowski, David A., and Rosenkranz, Richard R. (Human Nutrition), US Department of Agriculture, $40,596, "Dissemination of the Evidence-Based SWITCH Program for Childhood Obesity Prevention."


February

HUMAN NUTRITION

Higgins, Mary L.,Bhadriraju, Subramanyam (Grain Science and Industry), Leslie, John F. (Plant Pathology), Lilja, Nina K. (International Agricultural Programs), Maier, Dirk E. (Grain Science and Industry), Reddy, Polamreddy V. (Grain Science and Industry), and Washburn, Shannon G. (Communications), US Agency for International Development, $183,080, "Feed the Future Innovation Lab for the Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss."

Koppel, Kadri, and Alavi, Sajid (Grain Science and Industry), The United Sorghum Checkoff Program Board, $31,980, "Use of Grain Sorghum as the Primary Grain Ingredient in Premium Extruded Foods Designed for Cats."


January

HUMAN NUTRITION

Haub, Mark D., Glukos Energy, Inc., $8,100, "Glycemic Response of Sweetners and Commercial Sports Drinks."

 

SCHOOL OF FAMILY STUDIES AND HUMAN SERVICES

Baptist, Joyce, EMDR Research Foundation, $15,000, "Developing Evidence-based Practice for EMDR for Depression."

Goff, Briana S., US Department of Agriculture, $271,277, "Family Support Programs Evaluation Plan Development and Implementation."

Seay, Martin, US Department of Agriculture, $11,699, "The Dynamics of Food and Housing Assistance Programs before and after the Great Recession."