Division of Research and Graduate Studies
Faculty Highlights and Research
2022 - Dr. Rohan Jadhav Co-authors Article
2023 - Drs Slade and Van Laar Co-Author Article
Dr. Tricia Van Laar and Dr. Joel Slade, from the Biology department, were co-authors on "Effects of Short-term Experimental Manipulation of Captive Social Environment on Uropygial Gland Microbiome and Preen Oil Volatile Composition,” published in the January 2023 issue of Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution.
2022 - Dr. Daniel Cunningham Publishes Article
2022 - Dr. Sudarshan Kapoor Featured in Publication
Dr. Sudarshan Kapoor, professor emeritus of social work and peace studies, was featured as a peace activist.
This story ran in Indica News (Aug. 18) Independence Day: US-based peace activists reflect on India’s 75-year journey.
2022 - Dr. Jaymin Kwon Publishes Article
2022 - Dr. Brook Findley Publishes Article
2022 - Dr. Marcus Shaw Conducts Research
2022 - Drs. Lisa Herzig and Shabnam Pooya Co-author Article
2022-Dr. Veena R. Howard Publishes Article
2022 - Dr. Melanie Ram receives a Fullbright U.S. Scholar Program Award
The U.S. Department of State and the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board announced political science professor Dr. Melanie H. Ram received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award to conduct research in Europe.
2022 - Dr. Benjamin Boone named U.S. Fulbright Scholar
2022 - Author and Fresno State professor Mai Der Vang was honored as a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry, for her groundbreaking book of documentary poetry, “Yellow Rain.”
2022 - Dr. Nicole Smith, associate professor in the Department of Kinesiology, co-authored "Association of Masking Policies with Mask Adherence and Distancing during the SARS-COV-2 Pandemic" in the American Journal of Infection Control.
2022 - Dr. Reuben Addo, assistant professor in the Department of Social Work Education, published “I Don’t Wanna Be around Nobody: A Retrospective Interview of Homeless Social Networks” in the Journal of Social Service Research.
2022 - Dr. Tricia Van Laar and Dr. Joel Slade received funding through the University Program for Education and Research in Biotechnology (CSUPERB) for their proposal titled “Salmonella in the City: Disease and Immunology in an Urban Songbird.”
2022 - Dr. Miguel Perez, from the department of Public Health, published "Orientations to Happiness and University Students' Engagement during the COVID-19 Era: Evidence from Six American Countries" in the International Journal of Educational Psychology.
2022 - Marianne Foley, librarian in the Library, published the article “Trends in streaming video usage at a university during the COVID-19 pandemic” in the peer-reviewed Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship.
2022 - Dr. Jonathan Pryor co-authored the article "Exploring 20 Years of LGBTQ+ Practitioner Scholarship: Applying Scholarship to Practice?" published in Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice.
2022 - Dr. Charles Hillyer, interim associate vice president for the California Water Institute, published an article in Irrigation Today: "Connecting technology: Combining integration and automation in a drip irrigation system can improve irrigation efficiency while saving time and money"
2021 - Dr. Mary Paul published an article in International Journal of Technology in Education: "Mobile Technology Pedagogy: Improved Student Engagement for Improved Self-Assessment"
2021 - Dr. Jeff Cummins authored a story, which appeared in the LSE Phelan US Centre blog: What Happened? In its recent recall election, Republicans underestimated how much California has turned into a one-party state
2021 - Dr. Matthew Sharps published an article in Psychology Today: "Processing Under Pressure 3.0: A five-year perspective on the present and future of forensic cognitive science"
2021 - Cordie Qualle publishes an article in Bloomberg Law: "Why Water Cuts Are Coming to Arizona, Nevada, and Mexico"
2021 - Dr. Reuben Addo co-authored an article in Social Work Education: "Developing Cultural Humility in an International Social Work Classroom"
2021 - Dr. Jenna Sawdon-Bea co-authored article in Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy "Ankle Stability and Movement Coordination Impairments: Lateral Ankle Ligament Sprains Revision"
2021 - Dr. Matthew Sharps publishes article in Psychology Today
2021 - Dr. Karine Gousset receives $1.3 Million Grant to support the fight against health problems
2020 - Dr. Aly Tawfik - ways to reduce the spread of airborne viruseson modes of public transportation
2020 - Dr. Jennifer Randles publishes article in American Sociological Review
2020 - Dr. Cory Brooks Receives $400,000 Grant for Cancer Research
2020 - Dr. Patricia D. Lopez (C & I) receives funding for the Enseñamos en el Valle Central project
2020 - Dr. Steven Blumenshine: Fullbright U.S. Scholar Program Award
2019 - Collaborative Research: Lyles College and CSM faculty receive $50,000 grant
2019 - Drs. Anil Shrestha & Katherine Waselkov receive grant from USDA
2019 - Lyles College receives three NSF grants for nearly $800,000
2019 - Dr. Zhi Liang awarded National Science Foundation grants
2019 - Dr. Joshual Reece: The "Reece Lab" provides hands-on research experiences for students
2019 - Kinesiology researchers give firefighter renewed life
2019 - Outstanding Faculty Publications