The following funded research projects are ongoing by faculty and graduate students in the Rice University Department of Political Science.
Melissa J. Marschall Collaborative Research: Local Elections in America Project (LEAP) 10/01/10-09/30/13 National Science FoundationBrett Ashley Leeds Collaborative Research: Interests, Institutions, and Foreign Policy Changes 09/15/09 – 08/31/11 National Science FoundationKeith E. Hamm Campaign Finance Laws and Lobbying Strategies in Connecticut 9/1/09-8/31/11 Rockefeller Brothers FundT. Clifton Morgan ARRA/NSF: Collaborative Research: The Threat and Imposition of Economic Sanctions 08/01/09 – 07/31/12 National Science FoundationRick Wilson Center for Excellence for Natural Disasters, Coastal Infrastructure and Emergency Management (NDCIEM) 01/01/08 – 07/01/13 Department of Homeland Security
Rick Wilson RAPID: Collaborative Research: Recovery Spending and Citizen Expectations 06/15/09 – 11/30/10 National Science Foundation
John Alford Collaborative Research: DHB: Identifying the Biological Influences on Political Temperaments 01/01/2009-12/31/2011 National Science Foundation Robert Stein Evaluation of Red Light Camera Program 09/08/2008-09/07/2011 City of Houston Randy Stevenson Political Context and Political Knowledge in Modern Democracies 03/01/2008-01/31/2011 National Science FoundationLanny Martin CAREER: Government Policy Responsiveness in Multiparty Parliamentary Democracies 02/15/2008-01/31/2013 National Science Foundation Robert Stein Increasing Turnout Among the Less Engaged: A Pilot Study of Election Day Vote Centers 01/01/2008-12/31/10 Pew Foundation
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