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Grants and Awards

The faculty in the Department of Mathematics are active in exciting, grant funded research. View some of our current and recent awards below.



PI Start End Amount Organization Co-PI
Building a Teacher Knowledge Base for the Implementation of High-quality Instructional Resources Through the Collaborative Investigation of Video Cases
DiNapoli, Joseph 7/1/2019 6/30/2023 $532,225 NSF Murray, Eileen
Prospective Elementary Teachers Making for Mathematical Learning
Greenstein, Steven 9/1/2018 8/31/2021 $422,195 NSF Fernandez, E.
Collaborative Research: Dynamics of surfactant – amyloid-beta protein interactions during self-assembly
Vaidya, Ashuwin 8/1/2018 7/31/2021 $117,404 NSF
SBIR Phase II: Meaningful Sketching and Meaningful Struggle in STEM Education
DiNapoli, Joseph 9/1/2018 2/28/2021 $36,526 NSF
Problems related to the enumeration of independent sets in graphs
Cutler, Jonathan 9/1/2017 8/31/2022 $42,000 The Simons Foundation
Preparing the Effective Elementary Mathematics Teacher
Greenstein, S. 4/1/2017 3/31/2022 $1,106,026 NSF DiNapoli, Joseph
International Research Experience for Students (IRES)
Molina 9/1/2020 8/31/2023 $300,000 NSF Munakata
Creativity in Mathematics and Science
Vaidya 9/15/2016 8/31/2021 $299,701 NSF Munakata
Science Education Fellowship
Munakata Wipro
Assimilating Computational and Mathematical Thinking into Earth and Environmental Science
Panorkou 9/15/2017 8/31/2022 $1,147,085 NSF