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Angie Hilliker awarded $405,000 NIH grant for research on production of proteins

Angie Hilliker, associate professor of biology at the University of Richmond, has received a National Institutes of Health grant in the amount of $405,803 for her research focusing on the fundamental biological question of how cells make proteins.

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The NEH Grant-Writing Workshop will be held Wednesday, April 24th in the Robins School of Business, Ukrop Auditorium from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  A limited number of one-on-one consultations with an NEH program officer will be offered from 2pm – 5pm. This event is free and open to the greater Richmond area, but pre-registration is required to guarantee space and sign up for the one-on-one sessions.

Save the date! FCGR will be hosting a Fulbright workshop on Friday, March 22nd starting at 9:30am. The workshop will include a presentation from Fulbright, advice from past Fulbright recipients, and one-on-one consultations with our Fulbright rep. More details to come! Please email Brenda at bthomas2@richmond.edu to confirm your attendance and/or to request one of the consultation sessions.

Faculty Highlights

$23.4 million
from 302 awards over the past five years
22 per year
the average number of grant submissions over the past five years
$9.62 million
cash received in FY16:
$2 million (21%) from public sources and $7.6 million (79%) from private sources
15
disciplines represented by faculty receiving research-only awards in FY16