Funding Opportunities

Clifford Kinley Trust Grant Awardees

2013

Elliot M. Friedman, College of Health and Human Sciences, “Social Patterning of Chronic Illness: Moderation by Psychosocial Resources,” $19,750

Aaron M. Hoffman, College of Liberal Arts, and Christopher J. Kowal, College of Health and Human Sciences, “Terrorism Coverage and the Fear of Terrorism,” $20,000

Amanda H. Seidl, College of Health and Human Sciences, “Effects of Autism and Autistic-like Traits on Speech Processing,” $20,000

Linda S. Prokopy, College of Agriculture, “The Impact of the 2012 Drought on Midwestern Farm Advisors' Perceptions, Attitudes, and Willingness to Respond to Climate Change,” $20,000

Margo J. Monteith, College of Health and Human Sciences, “Female Under-representation in Positions of Power and Leadership: the Constrained Choice Perspective,” $20,000

Emily C. Bouck, College of Education, “Promoting Independence through Assistive Technology,” $19,662


2012

Shawn D. Whiteman, College of Health and Human Sciences, "Ecologies of Adolescents' Alcohol Use: The Combined Effect of Proximal and Distal Influence Processes", $20,000

Alexander L. Francis, and Joshua Alexander, College of Health and Human Sciences, "Do Older Adults Attend to Speech Differently than Younger Adults?" $ 20,000

Susan DeCrane, College of Health and Human Sciences "Barriers to Pain Management in Older Adult Arthroplasty Patients" $19,999

Sarah A. Mustillo, and Keith Ferraro, College of Liberal Arts "Women's Health Limitations and Poverty Risk" $20,000

Melissa J. Remis, College of Liberal Arts "Biodiversity as Food Security: Nutritional and Social Outcomes of Declining Wildlife on Hunter-gathers in Protected Congo Basin Forests" $19,770

Alejandro Cuza-Blanco, College of Liberal Arts "The Effects of Dual Language Instruction on Children's Academic Growth" $ 20,000


2011

Sharon L. Christy, College of Health and Human Sciences , “Impacts of Child Maltreatment on Adolescent Development,” $20,000.00

Cheryl Cooky, College of Health and Human Sciences, “Sports, Physical Activity, and the Well-Being of Rural and Urban Girls” $19,435.00

Professor Karen J. Foli , College of Health and Human Sciences , “Great Expectations" of Adoptive Parents: Theory Testing Through Secondary Analysis,” $20,000.00

Sonak Pastakia , College of Pharmacy , “An Impact Evaluation of an Intervention to Engage and Improve the Health and Well-Being of Street Children in Eldoret, Kenya,” $19,800.00

Susan C. South, College of Health and Human Sciences, “Identifying Person and Situation Predictors of Risky Sexual Behaviors,” $20,000.00

Laura Zanotti , College of Liberal Arts, “Market-Integration and Natural Resource Management: A Gendered Analysis of Change and Well-Being in an Iņupiat Whaling Community,”­ $ 19,556.00


2010

Azza H. Ahmed, School of Nursing, “Breastfeeding Outcomes and Perceived Maternal Self-Efficacy among Low-Income Mothers of Late Preterm Infants,” $20,000.00

Jennifer Dobbs-Oats, child development and family studies, “Do Preschool Teachers' Beliefs Predict Their Students' Mathematics Learning?” $20,000.00

Jacob Hibel, sociology, “Examining Contextual Influences on the Special Education Placement of Immigrant Children,” $20,000.00

German E. Posada, child development and family studies/ psychological science, “Home Chaos, Maternal Quality of Care, and Infant Attachment Security,” $20,000.00

Laura J. Claxton, health and kinesiology, “Individual Differences in the Development of Executive Functioning and Motor Control in Preschool-aged Children,” $19,214.00

Brigitte S. Waldorf, agricultural economics, “The Effect of Macroeconomic Shocks on the Food Stamp Program,”­ $16,180.00

2009

Aryn Dotterer, Child Development and Family Studies, "Examining Sociocultural Factors and School Transitions During Early Adolescence." $20,000.

David Sears, Department of Educational Studies, "Effects of a Sequence Discovery-Based Lessons on Learning, Transfer and Motivation," $ $20,000.

Seung-He Son, Child Development and Family Studies, "When Spanish Meets English: Improving Language and Literacy Skills of Lower-Income Spanish Speaking Preschoolers with Home Literacy," $20,000.

Oliver Wendt, Department of Educational Studies, "The Use of Speech Generating Devices (SGDs) in Learning Graphic Symbol Combinations: Evaluating the Effects of Synthetic Speech Output for Students with Autism," $20,000.

Karen Yehle, Nursing and Health Sciences, "Health Literacy, Medication Hassles, and Self-Care in Heart Failure: A Longitudinal Study," $20,000.

2008

Melissa Franks, Cleveland Shields, Stacey Mobley and Carol Boushey, Child Development and Family Studies/ Foods and Nutrition, "I'll Have What She's Having: Similarities in Health Behaviors of Married Partners," $19,805.

Sarah Ullrich-French and Meghan McDonough, Health & Kinesiology, "Social Relationships in Intervention Outcomes," $19,954.

Stephanie Goodwin, Psychological Sciences, "Perceived Harm and Intent in the Decision to Confront Prejudice," $20,000.

Volker Thomas, Child Development and Family Studies, "The Development and Test of an Emotionally Focused Intervention for Parents of Difficult Newborn Infants" $20,000.

Christopher Eckhardt, Psychological Sciences, "Evaluation of a Brief Motivational Enhancement Intervention for Partner Abusive Men" $20,000.

Mahalakshmi Sivasankar, Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, "Developing a Vocal Stress Test for Early Identification of Individuals at Risk for Voice Disorders" $20,000.


2007

Seung-Hee Son, Child Development and Family Studies, "When Parenting Practices Change (And When They Don't): A Longitudinal Perspective on Home Reading Practices, Literacy, and Low-Income Preschoolers ," $20,000.

Cleveland Shields, Child Development and Family Studies , "Parental Support of Young Adult Offspring," $20,000.

Alan L. Smith, Health and Kinesiology, "An Integrative Examination of Psychosocial and Environmental Predictors of Youth Physical Activity," $19,590.

Oliver Wendt, Educational Studies, "The Effectiveness of Functional Communication Training for Children with Autism: A Comparative Efficacy Study on the Impact of Different Replacement Behaviors" $20,000.

Mangala Subramaniam, Sociology and Anthropology, "Gender and Socio-cultural Scripting: Movement Organizations and HIV/AIDS in India" $19,930.


2006

Buckser, Andrew, Sociology and Anthropology, "Ethnographic Study of Tourette's Syndrome," $19,934.

Fingerman, Karen and Suitor, Jaclynn, Child Development and Family Studies/Sociology and Anthropology, "Parental Support of Young Adult Offspring," $19,915.

Posada, German, Child Development and Family Studies, "Associations Between Child-Mother Attachment Relationships and Social Competence," $20,000.

Thomas, Volker, Child Development and Family Studies,"The Effectiveness of Filial Therapy with Pre-School Children and Their Families," $20,000.


2005

Hoffmann, Elizabeth, Sociology & Anthropology, "Employee Dispute Resolution in the Health Care Industry," $19,988.

Prokopy, Linda, Forestry & Natural Resources,"Collaborative Land Use Planning in Indiana: A Case Study," $19,705.

Raymond, Leigh, Political Science, & Protecting Biodiversity on "Private Property: A Role of Landowner Beliefs and Norms," $20,000.

Smith-Bynum, Mia, Psychological Science, "Racial Socialization and Psychological Adjustment in African-American Adolescents," $20,000.

Wegener, Duane, Psychological Sciences &Family Sciences, "Ambivalence and Cognitive Processing of Health Communications," $20,000.


2004

Abrevaya, Jason, Management, "The Effectiveness of Cigarette Taxation in Deterring Smoking During Pregnancy and Improving Birth Outcomes," $19,655.

Baird, Carol and Murawski, Matthew, Nursing and Pharmacy Practice, Pharmacy, Nursing, and Health Sciences, "Guided Imagery and Relaxation to Reduce Analgesic Use and Improve Quality of Life in Older Adults with Osteoarthritis," $19,663.

Elicker, James, Child and Family Studies, Consumer & Family Sciences, "Tuning In: Evaluation of an Intervention to Increase Responsiveness of Infant-Toddler Child Care Providers," $19,924.

Wachs, Theodore and Posada, German, Psychological Sciences and Child Development and Family Studies, Liberal Arts and Consumer & Family Sciences, "Relation of Nutritional Deficiencies to Infant Attachment," $20,000.


2003

Lloyd, Lyle, Educational Studies, Liberal Arts, "The Effectiveness of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) for Children with Autism: A Meta-Analysis of Intervention Outcomes," $19,984.

Jagacinski, Carolyn, Psychological Sciences, Liberal Arts, "Performance Avoidance Goals: Exploring the Antecedents of Maladaptive Academic Behaviors," $19,925.

Proctor, Roberts, Psychological Sciences, Liberal Arts, "Age Differences in Response Selection for Single and Multiple Task Sets," $19,931.

Waters, David, Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Veterinary Medicine, "Dietary Supplement Use Behavior in Elderly Men: Motivational Factors and Biological Consequences of Self-medicating with the Anticancer Trace Mineral Selenium," $20,000.


2002

Arriaga, Ximena, Psychological Sciences, Liberal Arts, "Identifying Ways to Detecting Severe Relationship Violence," $19,992.

Okagaki, Lynn, Child Development and Family Studies, Consumer & Family Sciences, "Correlates of Successful Bicultural Development Among Mexican-American Youth," $19,711.

Perrucci, Carolyn, Sociology and Anthropology, Liberal Arts, "Race, Class, and Gender Inequality in Employment and Retirement Income," $20,000.

Posada, German, Child Development and Family Studies, Consumer & Family Sciences, "Child-Mother Attachment Relationships: Behavior and Reputation," $17,817.

Strickland, Elizabeth, Audiology and Speech Sciences, Liberal Arts, "The Effects of Cochlear Hearing Impairment on Dynamic Changes in Frequency Selectivity," $20,000.


2001

Baird, Carol, School of Nursing, Schools of Pharmacy, Nursing & Health Sciences, "Effectiveness of Guided Imagery in Improving Health Outcomes of Osteoarthritis," $12,869.

Kelly, Janice, Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Media Images of Gender and Their Effect on Self-Perception Variables," $12,991.

Wachs, Theodore and Kontos, Susan, Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts/ Department of Child Development and Family Studies, School of Consumer & Family Sciences, "Relation of Home and Daycare Characteristics to Pre-school Children's Social Competence and Compliance Behavior," $10,411.

Younger-Rossmann, Barbara and Goffman, Lisa, Departments of Psychological Sciences and Audiology and Speech Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Processing Biases in Infant Speech Perception," $12,074.


2000

Anderson, James G., Department of Sociology & Anthropology, School of Liberal Arts, "A Self-Efficacy Model of the Behavioral Epidemiology of "Reoccurrent" Chlamydia Among Middle Adolescent Females,"$13,898.

Arriaga, Ximena, Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Latinas' Obstacles To Leaving a Violent Intimate Relationship," $11,903.

Dale, Darren, Department of Health, Kinesiology and Leisure Studies, School of Liberal Arts, "Physical Activity or Computer Games? The Integration of Biological and Psychological Theory to Explain the Health (or Unhealthy) Choices Made by Children," $11,072.

Frazier-Gustafson, Julie, Department of Child Development & Family Studies, School of Consumer & Family Sciences, "Impact of Year-Round Schooling on Low-Income Children's Achievement & School Adjustment in the First Two Years of School," $10,406.

Neel, Amy, Department of Audiology & Speech Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Speech Sound Recognition Training for New Hearing Aid Users," $10,945.

Purath, Janet, School of Nursing, School of Pharmacy, Nursing, & Health Sciences, "Evaluation of a Strategy to Increase Physical Activity Adoption in Sedentary Working Women," $12,195.

Surprenant, Aimee, Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Speech Processing and Memory Across the Lifespan," $9,192.


1999

Cicirelli, Victor G., Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Maintaining Reciprocity in Friendship Relationships of Chronically Ill Older Women," $12,000.

Diamond, Karen, Department of Child Development & Family Studies, School of Consumer & Family Sciences, "The Influence of Social Experiences on Young Children's Attitudes Toward People with Disabilities," $10,805.

Perez-Granados, Deanne, Department of Child Development & Family Studies, School of Consumer & Family Sciences, "Homes and Schools as Contexts for Early Learning: Comparisons of Parent-child and Teacher-child Interactions Across Different Activities," $11,588.

Snow, David, Department of Audiology & Speech Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Intonation In Infant Speech Development," $10,824.


1998

Agnew, Christopher R., Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Interpersonal Factors in Adolescent Contraception Use," $11,929.

Conger, Judith C., Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "The Reduction of Anger Through Exposure," $10,885.

Goffman, Lisa, Department of Audiology and Speech Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Origins of Linguistic Variability in Children with Language Impairment," $11,326.

Keiley, Margaret K., Department of Child Development and Family Studies, School of Consumer and Family Sciences, "Affect Regulation and Attachment: New Approaches to Treating Conduct Disorder," $10,279.


1997

Burleson, Brant R., Department of Communication, School of Liberal Arts, "Cultural Variations and Effective Emotional Support Processes: Documenting Differences in the Experience, Expression, and Management of Emotional Distress," $11,603.

Frasier, Julie A., Department of Child Development and Family Studies, School of Consumer & Family Sciences, "The Impact of Head Start on School Readiness and Success in Low-Income Rural Populations," $10,291.

Hoza, Betsy, Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Motivational Problems of Girls with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorders (ADHD) in Children," $8,389.

Okagaki, Lynn, Department of Child Development and Family Studies, School of Consumer & Family Sciences, "In Their Daily Routines: Socialization of Family Values," $10,429.

Scott, Meri Kay and Mueller, Bruce, Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy and Pharmacal Sciences, "Intradialytic Enteral Nutrition Effects on the Quality of Life of Patients Receiving Hemodialysis," $10,980.

Tiffany, Steve, Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Imagery and Craving to Smoke," $11,308.


1996

Deboer, Larry, Department of Agricultural Economics, School of Agriculture, "The Fiscal Impact of Residential Development on Indiana Local Governments," $11,000.

Elicker, James, Department of Child Development and Family Studies, School of Consumer and Family Sciences, "Toddlers' Competence: Influences of Early Relationships and Child Care Environments," $11,000.

Mccann, James A., Department of Political Science, School of Liberal Arts, "Assessing Democratization and Political Cultural Change: A Panel Study of the Mexican Electorate," $11,000.

Wilkerson, Sharon, School of Nursing, "Developmentally Based Care in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit," $13,200.


1995

Kelly, Ellen, Department of Audiology and Speech Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Conversational Congruence in the Interactions between Parents and Children: Implications for Typical Development and the Genesis of Stuttering," $10,311.

Kontos, Susan, Department of Child Development and Family Studies, School of Consumer and Family Sciences, "Identifying Factors that Promote Successful Inclusion of Children with Disabilities in Early Childhood Programs," $11,000.

Vrana, Scott, Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Physiological Reactivity During Emotional Stress: Effects of Age, Sex, and Race," $11,452.


1994

Lynch, Michael, Department of Audiology and Speech Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Neonatal Processing of Music: A Window on the Genesis of Human Communication," $10,000.

Okagaki, Lynn, Department of Child Development and Family Studies, School of Consumer and Family Sciences, "Living in Two Worlds: Home to School Transitions in Asian-American and Latino Children," $9,996.

Wachs, Theodore, Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Effects of Caregiver Turnover on Children in Day Care," $12,193.


1993

Gruen, Gerald E., Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Differential Outcome as a Function of Risk and Protective Factors in Offspring of Alcoholics," $10,044.

Melson, Gail F. and Beck, Alan M., Department of Child Development and Family Studies, School of Consumer and Family Sciences, and Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, "The Role of Household Pets as Social Supports for Families of Young Children," $9,778.

Younger-Rossmann, Barbara, Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Processes Underlying Categorization in One-Year Old Children," $9,260.


1992

Berndt, Thomas J., Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Individualism and Friendship: The Development of Conflicting Norms," $7,552.

Offenbach, Stuart I., Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, "Generality of Cognitive Declines in the Elderly," $8,241.

Smith, Eliot R., Department of Psychological Sciences, School of Liberal Arts, Principles Underlying Human Cooperation to Benefit the Global Environment," $8,234.