WSU achieves 40 percent increase in outside funding
Howard Grimes, WSU vice president of research and Graduate School dean, said the university processed a record $218.33 million in grant awards during the 2009-2010 fiscal year. The total represents nearly a 26 percent increase over the $173.88 million in grants awarded WSU in FY 2009 and a 42 percent increase over the $154.1 awarded in FY 2008.
- John Roll, associate dean of research with the WSU School of Nursing, who received $4.05 million from the Life Science Discovery Fund
- Matthew Whiting, horticulturist at WSU Prosser, who received $3.9 million from the USDA
Brian Lamb, Regent’s professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, who received $3.03 million from the NSF
Diane Cook, professor of the WSU School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, who received $3 million from the NSF
Michael Morgan, professor of psychology at WSU Vancouver, who received $2.4 million from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Sciences/National Institute of Health.