Washington State University Office of Research awards nine faculty with 2022 New Faculty Seed Grants

The Washington State University Office of Research has awarded nine faculty with 2022 New Faculty Seed Grants.

The grant program provides support for junior faculty to develop research, scholarly, or creative programs that lead to sustained professional development and extramural funding. 

Over the years, seed grant winners have submitted 734 external proposals related to their projects, bringing in over $49.4 million in externally funded awards.

The 2022 New Faculty Seed Grant recipients are:

John Blong, Department of Anthropology

Andra Chastain, Department of History

Pilar Fernandez, Paul G. Allen School for Global Health

Marcos Marcondes, Department of Animal Sciences

Shikha Prashad, Department of Kinesiology and Educational Psychology

Alana Pulay, School of Design and Construction

Kaiyan Qiu, School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Jeff Walls, Department of Educational Leadership and Sport Management

Jacqueline Wilson, School of Music