CURAS Announces Recipients of 2019 Summer Faculty Research Fellowship

Dr. Julie Soukup, Director of the Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship, along with Dr. Gail Jensen, Dean of the College of Professional Studies and Graduate School, are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 Summer Faculty Research Fellowships:

Dr. Joel Destino, Chemistry
“3D printable advanced functional materials for making optics and chemical sensors”

Dr. Andrew Ekpenyong, Physics
“Physics of Cancer: Impact of Radiotherapy on Cell Mechanics and Cancer Metastasis”

Dr. Carol Fassbinder-Orth, Biology
“An investigation of the physiological and behavioral patterns of viral disease in honey bees”

Dr. Matthew Reznicek, English
“Irish Women Novelists and European Opera”

Dr. Zachary Smith, Theology
“Texts, Rhetoric, and Community Formation: Using Authoritative Sayings to Form Monastic Groups”

Dr. Adam Sundberg, History
“Dangerous Ballast: Zebra Mussels and the Ecological Critique of Globalization in the Anthropocene”