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Funded Projects | Cycle 1 Grant Recipients: PEER Science

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Africa

PI: Seifu Tilahun, Bahir Dar University
US Partner: Christopher Barrett, Cornell University
 
PI: David Cudjoe Adukpo, University of Cape Coast
US Partner:  William Gutowski, Jr., Iowa State University
 
PI: Peter Njoroge, National Museums of Kenya
US Partner:  Matthew Johnson, Humboldt State University
 
PI: Shem Wandiga, University of Nairobi
US Partner:  Benito Mariñas, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, formerly Mark Shannon (deceased, October 2012)
 
PI: Richard Magerenge, Organic Health Response-Ekialo Kiona Center
US Partner:  Justin Brashares, University of California, Berkeley
 
PI: Jimmy Namangale, Chancellor College
US Partner:  G. Philip Robertson, Michigan State University
 
PI: Joseph Ndunguru, Mikocheni Agricultural Research Institute
US Partner:  Linda Hanley-Bowdoin, North Carolina State University

 


Asia
 
PI: Syed Humayun Akhter, Dhaka University
US Partner: Michael Steckler, Columbia University
 
   
PI: Harini Nagendra, Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment
US Partner: Tom Evans, Indiana University
 
PI: Sang Putu Kaler Surata, Mahasaraswati University
US Partner:  John Stephen Lansing, University of Arizona Tucson
 
PI: Rudi Febriamansyah, Andalas University
US Partner:  Brendan Buckley, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University
 
PI: I Gusti Ngurah Kade Mahardika, Universitas Udayana
US Partner:  Kent Carpenter, Old Dominion University
 
PI: Frida Sidik, Institute for Marine Research and Observation, Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries
US Partner:  Ilka Feller, Smithsonian Institution
 
PI: Abdul-Hamid Toha, State University of Papua
US Partner:  Kent Carpenter, Old Dominion University
 
PI: Gusti Z. Anshari, Universitas Tanjungpura
US Partner:  Charles F. Harvey, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 
PI: Jamaluddin Jompa, Hasanuddin University
US Partner: C. Drew Harvell, Cornell University
 
PI: Sereeter Lodoysamba, National University of Mongolia
US Partner:  Christa Hasenkopf, University of Colorado
 
PI: Bud Mendsaikhan, Mongol Ecology Center
US Partner: Olaf Jensen, Rutgers University
 
PI: Rijan Bhakta Kayastha, Kathmandu University
US Partner:  Mark W. Williams, University of Colorado
 
PI: Marivic G. Pajaro, Haribon Foundation for the Conservation of Natural Resources
US Partner: Douglas Medin, Northwestern University
 
PI: Maria Carmen Ablan Lagman, De La Salle University
US Partner: Kent Carpenter, Old Dominion University
 
PI: Lareef Zubair, Foundation for Environment, Climate and Technology, Mahaweli Authority of Sri Lanka
Co-PI: Piyasena Wickramagamage, University of Peradeniya
US Partner:  Adam H. Sobel, Columbia University
 
PI: Kristina Toderich, International Center for Biosaline Agriculture
US Partner:  Laurel Saito, University of Nevada
 
PI: Nguyen Thi Kim Oanh, Asian Institute of Technology
Co-PIs: Hoang Xuan Co, Hanoi University of Sciences Vietnam National University; Asep Sofyan, Institute of Technology Bandung; and Nguyen Tri Quang Hung, Nong Lam University
US Partner:  Philip Hopke, Clarkson University
 
PI: Le Thi Van Hue, Center for Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, Vietnam National University
Co-PIs: Nguyen Viet Dung, PanNature--Center for People and Nature Reconciliation; and Tran Huu Nghi, Tropenbos International Vietnam
US Partner:  Pamela McElwee, Rutgers University



Europe and Eurasia
 
PI: Mikheil Elashvili, Ilia State University
US Partner: Louise Kellogg, University of California, Davis

 
Latin America
 
PI: Maria de la Mercedes Iriarte Puña, Centro de Aguas y Saneamiento Ambiental, Universidad Mayor de San Simon
US Partner: James Mihelcic, University of South Florida
 
PI: Julio Eduardo Cañón, Universidad de Antioquia
US Partner:  Francina Dominguez, University of Arizona
 
PIs: Juan Manuel Guayasamin, Universidad Tecnológica Indoamérica, and Andrea Encalada, Universidad San Francisco de Quito
US Partner: LeRoy Poff, Colorado State University
 
PI: Carlos Mena, Universidad San Francisco de Quito
US Partner: Thomas Rudel, Rutgers University
 
PI: José Fredy Cruz, Universidad de El Salvador
US Partner:  John S. Gierke, Michigan Technological University
  
PI: Roberto Zegarra Balcazar and Felio Carderon La Torre, (former PIs Karen Kraft and Julio F. Alegría), AEDES -  Asociación Especializada para el Desarrollo Sostenible
US Partner:  Joerg Schaefer, Columbia University

 
Middle East
 
PI: El Sayed Abbas Zaghloul, National Authority for Remote Sensing and Space Sciences
US Partner: Magaly Koch, Boston University
 
PI: Mo'ayyad Shawaqfah, Al al-Bayt University
US Partner: Mark Stone, University of New Mexico
 
PI: Antoine Ghauch, American University of Beirut
US Partner:  Richard Luthy, Stanford University
 
PI: George Mitri, University of Balamand
US Partner: David McWethy, Montana State University
 
PI: Mutasem El Fadel, American University of Beirut
US Partner: James Smith, Princeton University
 
PI: Grace Abou-Jaoude, Lebanese American University
US Partner:  Joseph Wartman, University of Washington
 
PI: Charbel Afif, Université Saint Joseph de Beyrouth
US Partner:  Sebastien Dusanter, University of Indiana
 
PI: Abdelhadi Soudi, Ecole National de l'Industrie Minerale
US Partner:  Corinne Vinopol, Institute for Disabilities Research and Training, Inc.

 

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