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Active External Research Grants and Awards in Fiscal Year 2010-2011

David Gaumont-Guay "Carbon sequestration in managed forest and grassland ecosystems in western Canada" NSERC DG
Research Capacity Building Grants

Infrastructure

Operating Grants

Student Internships & Awards


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Research Capacity Building Grants

Researcher, Department,
Co-Researcher
Project Name External Funding Source & Grant Program Name Total Amount Awarded for Entire Project
Sarah Dudas, Canada Research Chair
Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Shellfish Aquaculture Ecosystem Interactions Canada Research Chairs Secretariat $500,000
Grant Murray, Canada Research Chair Canada Research Chair in Coastal Resource Management Canada Research Chairs Secretariat $500,000
Research & Scholarly Activity Office Mobilizing Connections and Building Capacity 2010-2011 BCIC - Industry Liaison Office Plan $84, 125
Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity Office Building Capacity: Making Connections
SSHRC - Aid to Small Universities (ASU) Building Capacity: Making Connections $85,500
Research & Scholarly Activity Office Indirect Costs Program Indirect Costs Secretariat $206,820
Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity Office
Building Capacity: Making Connections (SSHRC
Institutional Grant (SIG)
SSHRC - SSHRC Institutional Grant (SIG) $15,688
Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity Office NSERC Representative NSERC $15,000

Infrastructure

Researcher, Department, and Co-Researcher Project Name External Funding Source & Grant Program Name Total Amount Awarded for Entire Project
David Gaumont-Guay,
Biology
Estimating the Carbon Sequestration, Thermal Insulation and Water Management Benefits of Green Roofs in BC CFI Leaders Opportunity Fund (LOF) $46,451
David Gaumont-Guay,
Biology
Estimating the Carbon Sequestration, Thermal Insulation and Water Management Benefits of Green Roofs in BC BCKDF Matching Funds $46,450
Brian Kingzett, Manager, Deep Bay Field Site, Centre for Shellfish Research Deep Bay Field Station: Shellfish Farming, Securing Sustainable Coastal Economies Island Coastal Economic Trust $1,000,000
John Morgan, Resource Management Officer Technology,

UBC, NRC-Institute of
Marine Bioscience, Kintama Research Corporation,
UNBC, U of Guelph, U of Kiel - Germany, U of California -
Davis

International Centre for Sturgeon Studies: An Integrated Approach for Conservation and Aquaculture CFI Innovation Fund 2003  $1,600,000
John Morgan, Resource Management Officer Technology

International Centre for Sturgeon Studies BCKDF Matching Funds $1,600,000
Grant Murray, Canada Research Chair
Lead:S.Kim Juniper, University of Victoria
A University-Based Vessel and ROV Platform for Multidisciplinary Ocean Research on Canada's West Coast" CFI Leading Edge Fund  
Bill Pennell, Fisheries & Aquaculture Programs Centre for Shellfish Research Phase II: Shellfish Aquaculture Deep Water Research Laboratory and Field Facility BCKDF $900,000
Don Tillapaugh, Director, Centre for Shellfish Research International Centre for Sturgeon Studies Island Coastal Economic Trust $1,300,000
Don Tillapaugh, Director, Centre for Shellfish Research



Deep Bay Field Station Project Western Diversification, West Coast Community Adjustment Program
$250,000

Operating Grants

Researcher, Department, and Co-Researcher Project Name External Funding Source & Grant Program Name Total Amount Awarded for Entire Project
Luis Afonso

Lead: Jim Brackett, BC Centre for Aquatic Health Sciences

BC Centre for Aquatic Health Sciences - Aquaculture and Environment Award

BC Innovation Council  
John Anderson, Criminology,
Patrick Konkin, Health & Human Services
Youth Inclusion Project - Evaluation HIIYE'YU LELUM Society, Duncan BC $17,500
Duane Barker, Fisheries & Aquaculture

Co-applicants: Simon Jones, Pacific Biological Station
Kyle Garver, Pacific Biological Station
Defining the ecological and immunological role of sea lice
in the propagation and progression of pathogens among
farmed salmonids in British Columbia.
NSERC - Strategic Project Grants Supplemental Competition in Aquaculture and Capture Fisheries  $413,417
Brian Dick, Physics/Engineering/Astronomy



Engineering Link
NSERC - PromoScience  $12,900
Stefanie Duff, Fisheries & Aquaculture

C.J.S. Sporer, Pacific Prawn Fisherman's Association


Rockfish Bycatch Reduction in Prawn Traps
NSERC - Collaborative Research and Development Grant  $19,700
Patrick Dunae, Honorary Research Associate

Lead: John Lutz, University of Victoria
Turning Space Inside Out: Racial Space in Victorian
Canada
SSHRC - Standard Research Grant  $18,288
David Gaumont-Guay, Biology Carbon sequestration in managed forest and grassland ecosystems in western Canada NSERC - Discovery Grant $90,000
Chris Gill, Chemistry,
Erik Krogh, Chemistry
New Directions and Applications of Membrane Introduction Mass Spectrometry (MIMS) NSERC - Discovery Grant $27,000
Chris Gill, Chemistry,
Erik Krogh, Chemistry
New Directions and Applications of Membrane Introduction Mass Spectrometry (MIMS) NSERC - Discovery Grant $52,000
Chris Gill, Chemistry,
Erik Krogh, Chemistry,

Lead: University of Washington, Dr. Christopher Simpson
Air Pollution in the Puget Sound Airshed Puget Sound Clean Air Agency $38,000
Helen Gurney-Smith, Centre for Shellfish Research,
Taylor Shellfish Canada/Fanny Bay Oysters Ltd.
Development of genomic health assessment tools for marine mussels Mytilus spp. (Myt-OMICS) Department of Fisheries & Oceans  
Helen Gurney-Smith, Centre for Shellfish Research Shellfish Husbandry - Aquaculture and Environment Award BC Innovation Council $200,000
Darren Hannesson, Psychology Interactions between perirhinal cortex and other forebrain structures mediating object-related memory functions in the rat NSERC - Discovery Grant $55,950
Brian Kingzett,
Deep Bay Field Site, CSR
Evaluating Factors in Early Survival of the Olympic Oyster Canadian Wildlife Federation $20,000
Erik Krogh, Chemistry,
Chris Gill, Chemistry
Rapid on-line analysis for reduced sulfur compounds NSERC - Engage $25,000
Erik Krogh, Chemistry
Jeff Lewis, Geography
Awareness of Climate Change through Education and Research SSHRC - Public Outreach - Dissemination Grant Special call on the Environment $20,000
Erik Krogh, Chemistry,
Carol Bob





Awareness of Climate Change Through Education and
Research
NSERC - PromoScience


$50,100
Lynne MacFadgen, Centre for Continuing Studies Take back your sidewalks: creating pedestrian-friendly communities for seniors CIHR - Café Scientifique $3,000
Laurie Meijer Drees, First Nations Studies,
Melody Martin, First Nations Studies,
Dana McFarland, Library Administration
A Digital Indigenous Knowledge Resource: Collaboratively Creating Protocols for Central Vancouver Island
SSHRC - Aboriginal Research Development Grant
$12,500
Jennifer Mullett, Director, Community Based Research Institute
VIU Not Lead: Dr. John Lutz, University of Victoria
Local Food Production and Distribution Capacity: A Vancouver Island Action Plan SSHRC Public Outreach Grant $12,000
Grant Murray, Canada Research Chair
Lead: Dr. Ben Koop, University of Victoria

Genomics in Lice & Salmon (GiLS)

Genome BC, Applied Genomics Innovation Program $67,778
Grant Murray, Canada Research Chair

Co-Director is Nsiah-Gyabaah, Sunyani Polytechnique -
GHANA
Dr. Abiud L. Kaswamila, College of African Wildlife
Management
Dr. Donald G. Reid, University of Guelph
Dr. Ken Hammer, Vancouver Island University
Dr. Lawrence B. Antwi, Kwame Nkrumah University of
Science and Technology
Dr. Leslie A. King, Vancouver Island University
Dr. Nicole L.Vaugeois, Vanouver Island University
Dr. Philip Dearden, University of Victoria
Dr. Rick Rollins, Vancouver Island University
Dr. Rosaline R. Canessa, University of Victoria
Mr. Bruce K.Downie, Kesho Trust
Mr. Eli Enns, Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation
Mr. John J. Mason, Nature Conservation Research Centre
Ms. Sabine Jessen, Canadian Parks and Wilderness
Society, BC Chapter
Collaborator: Dr. Iam Perry, Fisheries & Oceans Canada
Protected Areas and Poverty Reduction: A Canada-Africa
Research and Learning Alliance
International Development Research Council (IDRC)
SSHRC

International Community-University Research Alliance
(ICURA)

$1,000,000
Grant Murray, Canada Research Chair
Lead: Dr. Thierry Chopin,
UNB

CIMTAN - Domain 3: Economic analysis and social
implications Project 2: Social Implications of IMTA

NSERC - Strategic Network $30,100
Grant Murray, Canada Research Chair

Lead: Elinar Eythorsson et
al (University of
Tromso)
Fjord Ecosystems - Sami Communities: Local Ecological
Knowledge and Socio-Ecological History
Norwegian Research Council - Favillis Research Network  
Grant Murray, Canada Research Chair

Lead: Dr.
Derek Johnson, University of
Manitoba
Governing Small-scale Fisheries for Wellbeing and Resilience: A Canada-WorldFish Center Collaborative
Research Program
CIDA  
Grant Murray, Canada Research Chair

Lead:
Memorial University of Newfoundland: Barbara Neis
Community-University Research for Recovery Alliance (CURRA) SSHRC, Community-University Research Alliance (CURA)  
Chris Pearce, Fisheries & Aquaculture

Lead: Thierry Chopin, University of New Brunswick
Domain 1 of CIMTAN project: Environmental system performance and species interactions. Project 6: Can filterfeeding bivalves ingest planktonic sea lice, leading to reduced lice numbers on cultivated salmon?
NSERC - Strategic Network $59,500.00
Chris Pearce, Fisheries & Aquaculture




Culture of Pacific Geoduck Clams, Panopea abrupta
NSERC - Discovery Grant $133,900
Chris Pearce, Fisheries & Aquaculture CIMTAN - Domain 1: Environmental system performance and species interactions Project 1: quantifying the capture and conversion efficiencies of species being considered for organic extraction in open-water IMTA systems NSERC - Strategic Network $44,875
Nicole Vaugeois, BC Regional Innovation Chair,
Kelly Whitney-Squire
Amenities-based Rural Development: The review of public and other supports for Canada's Rural amenities Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada $23,500
Nicole Vaugeois, BC Regional Innovation Chair
Dan MacDonald,
Brad Godwin
Pascal Knoglinger,
Kelly Whitney-Squire,
Amenities-based Rural Development in Canada Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada $64,500
Cheryl Warsh, History
Canadian Bulletin of Medical History
SSHRC - Aid to Scholarly Journals $81,000

Student Internships & Awards

Researcher, Department, and Co-Researcher Project Name External Funding Source & Grant Program Name Total Amount Awarded for Entire Project
Adriane Billyard Schroeder, Philosophy
Supervisor: Cheryl Warsh




Vancouver Island First Nations and Tobacco Taxation: A Case Study of the Historical Access to Low-Cost Cigarettes

Ministry of Labour & Citizens' Services - BC Student Led Research Program $500
Lizabeth Connor & Rebacca Stanley,
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Supervisor: Mary Anne Moloney
Optimizing the Delivery of Family Centered Care in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit CIHR Health Professional Student Research Award $8,502
Courtenay Crucil, Psychology
Jean King, Psychology
Supervisor: Caroline Burnley & Ruth Kirson




Statement of Intent: An Investigation of the Experiences of Adolescent Mothers in Nanaimo, British Columbia
Ministry of Labour & Citizens' Services - BC Student Led Research Program
$1,429
Kyle d'Oliveira, Computer Science

Holding award at another University
Complexity Analysis of an Application Scheduling Process NSERC - Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship - Master's Award  $17,500
Nicole Dudek, Psychology
Supervisor: Darren Hannesson




Investigations of aggression and memory in the Madagascar cockroach NSERC - Undergraduate Student Research Award  $4,500
Kyle Duncan, Chemistry
Supervisor: Chris Gill
Instrument & Method Development: Condensed Phase Membrane Intro. Mass Spectrometry NSERC - Undergraduate Student Research Award $4,500
Riley Glew, Biology

Holding award at the University of Saskatchewan.
Master's of Public Health
Socio-economic determinants of type 2 diabetes and barriers to health care for diabetic patients, a Canadian perspective CIHR - Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarships - Master’s Award $17,500
Jessica Legacy, English




Warsh Law Corp. Undergraduate Student Research Award
$1,000
Dane Letourneau, Chemistry
Supervisor: Erik Krogh


Measuring Formation Kinetics of Dis-infection By-products
in Drinking Water by MIMS
NSERC - Undergraduate Student Research Award $4,500
Sarah Marshall, Masters Education in Educational Leadership Teacher beliefs about social and emotional learning SSHRC - Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship $17,500
Ahmed Omran and Rehab Zedan, Masters of Business Administration
Supervisors: Bonita Russell, Keith Jensen and Rosmy Louis
Okanagan Indian Band Community Economic Sustainable Development Plan MITACS Accelerate Internship $60,000
Heather Shaw, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Supervisor: Julie Bishop


Student Perspectives after Encounters with First Nations Health and Wellness Education and Field School

Health Professional Student Research Award
$4,251
Paul Smith, Bachelor if Science in Nursing
Supervisor: Ann Holroyd



Beyond Positive: An exploratory study of the phenomenological experiences of HIV stigma on HIV positive persons.
CIHR - Health Professional Student Research Award $2,125
Jennifer Sorochan, Psychology
Supervisor: Melanie O'Neill





Risk and Resiliency: Avoiding Psychopathology associated with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Motor Vehicle Accident Trauma Ministry of Labour & Citizens' Services - BC Student Led Research Program
$1,429
Brittany van Viegen, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Supervisor: Ann Holroyd



Do cardiovascular intense exercises, when consistently followed, reduce the overall physical and mental effects of persistent chronic illnesses on an older adult's self reported quality of life? CIHR - Health Professional Student Research Award $2,125
Megan Willis, Chemistry
Supervisor: Erik Krogh



Assessing Performance Characteristics and Diffusion
Coefficients in Membranes by MIMS
NSERC - Undergraduate Student Research Award $4,500
Zachariah Yim, Chemistry
Supervisor: Chris Gill
Analysis of Complex Hydrocarbon Mixtures by Membrane Introduction Mass Spectrometry NSERC - Undergraduate Student Research Award $4,500

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