Search our database of all past CCSS grantees, fellows, collaborative projects, and working group grants.
|First Name||Last Name Sort descending||Department / School||Project Title||Abstract/Impact Statement||Year||Semester||PI/Co-PI||College||Grant Type|
|Dorit||Abusch||Linguistics||Applying discourse semantics and pragmatics to narrative images: a study of stone reliefs, miniatures, cave paintings, and temple sculpture||
Natural language and pictorial narratives convey information about a sequence of events. This project applies technical frameworks from natural language semantics and pragmatics to Indian pictorial narratives, focusing on temporal relations and issues of co-reference.
|2011||Fall||PI||Cornell College of Arts and Sciences||CCSS Grant|
|Cynthia||Bowman||Law||Women, Sustainable Development and Food Sovereignty/Security in a Changing World||This grant helped fund an international conference at Cornell Law School of feminist scholars and activists engaged in grassroots work to protect the environment; it resulted in papers published in a symposium issue of the Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy in 2013.||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell Law School||CCSS Grant|
|Howard||Chong||School of Hotel Administration||Disentangling the building from behavior in residential energy efficiency||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell SC Johnson College of Business||CCSS Grant|
|Mark||Constas||Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management||Strengthening the Case for Evidence-Based Policy for Development: Contextualized Causal Inference and the Importance of Mechanism||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell SC Johnson College of Business||CCSS Grant|
|Melissa||Ferguson||Psychology||Implicit Nationalism and Prejudice: Testing effects on behavior||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell College of Arts and Sciences||CCSS Grant|
|Gustavo||Flores-Macias||Government||Strengthening the State: Understanding Citizens' Willingness to Pay Taxes for Public Safety||This ISS grant funded research on the link between taxation and public safety, including the publication “Building the Modern State in Developing Countries: Perceptions of Public Safety and (Un)willingness to Pay Taxes in Mexico” in the journal _Politics and Society_.||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell College of Arts and Sciences||CCSS Grant|
|Michael||Fontaine||Classics||Travel to Buenos Aires to present work at the "Comedy and Society in Antiquity" Conference (Jornada sobre Comedia y Sociedad en la Antiguedad)||This 2011 keynote presentation in Buenos Aires resulted in a major paper, titled “Who was in the Audience of Roman Comedy?,” that changed the field. Although technically still “forthcoming” in the conference proceedings, the samizdat version is regularly cited and discussed in the relevant literature.||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell College of Arts and Sciences||CCSS Grant|
|Adam Seth||Levine||Government||News Evidence and Political Behavior||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell College of Arts and Sciences||CCSS Grant|
|Shanjun||Li||Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management||The Employment Effects of Green Investment: the Case of Solar and Wind Electricity Generation||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell SC Johnson College of Business||CCSS Grant|
|Francesca||Molinari||Economics||Partial Identification and Statistical Decisions: A Conference||Most presenters at this conference were junior scholars at the time. All went on to be granted tenure, and build a successful research agenda around the themes of this conference.||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell College of Arts and Sciences||CCSS Grant|
|Sarah||Murray||Linguistics||Support for Organizing a Conference: "Semantics of Under-Represented Languages in the Americas 7"||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell College of Arts and Sciences||CCSS Grant|
|David||Pelletier||Nutritional Sciences||Implementation Research for Global Nutrition: Opportunities for the Social Sciences at Cornell||This research led to the creation of the Society for Implementation Science in Nutrition (SISN) and an associated publication: Current Developments in Nutrition, Volume 3, Issue 3, March 2019).||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell College of Agriculture and Life Sciences||CCSS Grant|
|Per||Pinstrup-Andersen||Nutritional Sciences||Strengthening the Case for Evidence-Based Policy for Development: Contextualized Causal Inference and the Importance of Mechanism||2011||Fall||Co-PI||Cornell College of Human Ecology||CCSS Grant|
|Henry||Schneider||Economics||Explaining Price Dispersion in Online Auctions with Simple Frictions||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell College of Arts and Sciences||CCSS Grant|
|Phoebe||Sengers||Information Science||Intervening in American Families' Busyness: Marrying Anthropological Understanding with IT Design||This research on new methods to research busyness was published as "Reworking the Gaps between Design and Ethnography" in the CHI 2017 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems.||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell College of Computing and Information Science||CCSS Grant|
|Marina||Welker||Anthropology||Ethical Technologies of Corporate Rule: A Mining Company in Postauthoritarian Indonesia||The grant contributed to my book, “Enacting the Corporation: An American Mining Firm in Postauthoritarian Indonesia” (University of California Press, 2014), which is based on two years of ethnographic research on a Denver-based mining firm and its Indonesian operation.||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell College of Arts and Sciences||CCSS Grant|
|Wendy||Wolford||Development Sociology||Rethinking Development: Debating New Directions in a Time of Crisis||2011||Fall||PI||Cornell College of Agriculture and Life Sciences||CCSS Grant|
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