Ghada Barsoum

June 10th, 2013

Ghada Barsoum, Assistant Professor in the Department of Public Policy and Administration (PPAD), is invited to speak at the Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum on youth employment, to be held in Bonn, Germany on June 17. To learn more about the event, click HERE.

 

Listed below are all successful grant applications for the April 26 cycle. By popular request, the results of student grant applications are also included at the bottom of this post.

Please note that acceptance does not necessarily mean that the award is for the full amount requested; in some cases, adjustments to the requested budget have been made.

Any questions about the results, or any corrections of typographical or other errors, should be sent to Associate Provost Graham Harman at gharman@aucegypt.edu

 

FACULTY

CONFERENCE GRANTS

BUS (School of Business)

*Monal Abdel Baki (ECON). Lausanne, Switzerland. July 2011.

*Ibrahim Hegazy (MGMT). Istanbul, Turkey. June 2011.

*Mona Said (ECON). Barcelona, Spain. June 2011.

*Glenn Williams (MGMT). Rome, Italy. June 2011.

 

GAPP (School of Global Affairs and Public Policy)

*Hamid Ali (PPAD). Bristol, UK. June 2011.

*Warigia Bowman (PPAD). Washington, DC, USA. May 2011.

*Kevin Keenan (JRMC). St. Louis, MO, USA. August 2011.

*Tanya Monforte (LAW). Tallinn, Estonia. May 2011. 

 

HUSS (School of Humanities and Social Sciences)

*Hala Yehia Abd El-Wahab (ALI). Washington, DC, USA. November 2011.

*Holger Albrecht (POLS). Berlin, Germany. October 2011.

*Laila Al-Sawi (ALI). Washington, DC, USA. November 2011.

*Saeed Alwakil (ALI). Errachidia, Morocco. May 2011.

*Mona Amer (SAPE). Washington, DC, USA. August 2011.

*Richard Fincham (PHIL). Wuppertal, Germany. May 2011.

*Camilo Gomez-Rivas (ARIC/HIST). Cambridge, UK. September 2011.

*Azza Hassanein (ALI). Washington, DC, USA. November 2011.

*Hanan Kamal Hassanein (ALI). Washington, DC, USA. November 2011.

*William Melaney (ECLT). Köln, Germany. May 2011.

*Michael Reimer (HIST). Washington, DC, USA. November 2011.

*Helen Rizzo (SAPE). Washington, DC, USA. November 2011.

*Hanan Sabea (SAPE). Montreal, Canada. November 2011.

*Yasmine Aly Salah El-Din (ALI). Istanbul, Turkey. June 2011.

*John Schaefer (SAPE). Washington, DC, USA. November 2011.

*Sherene Seikaly (HIST). Washington, DC, USA. November 2011.

*Nadine Sika (POLS). Exeter, UK. June 2011.

*Joseph Simons-Rudolph (SAPE). Washington, DC, USA. August 2011.

 

 

SSE (School of Sciences and Engineering)

*Mohamed Abdel Mooty (CANG). Chianciano Terme, Italy. September 2011.

*Salah Arafa (PHYS). Ishia, Italy. June 2011.

*Necla Demir (CHEM). New Orleans, LA, USA. June 2011.

*Ali Hadi (MACT). Tomar, Portugal. July 2011.

*Khaled Nassar (CANG) Miami, FL, USA. June 2011.

*Ahmed Rafea (CSCE). Beijing, China. June 2011.

 

RESEARCH GRANTS

BUS (School of Business)

*Angie Abdel Zaher (ACCT). “CEO Characteristics Impacting Firm Outcomes and Resolutions.” Cairo, Egypt. May-October 2011.

*Maha Mourad (MGMT). “A Comparative Study of the Decision Making Process of American Students Studying in American Universities in the Middle East and the UK.” Cairo, Egypt/Doha, Qatar/Nottingham, UK. June 2011-April 2012.

*Hamed Shamma (MGMT). “Examining the Impact of the January 25th Revolution on Reputation.” Cairo, Egypt/Washington, DC, USA. June 2011-February 2012.

 

 

HUSS (School of Humanities and Social Sciences)

*Ira Dworkin (ECLT). “Congo Love Song: African Americans and the Congo.” Durham, NC, USA. January 2012.

*Nathan Fischer (PVA). “Interpretation and Stylistic Features of the Music of South America.” Caracas, Venezuela. August 2011.

*Shady Noshokaty (PVA). “Ahmed Bassiony Exhibit at the Egypt Pavilion of the Venice Biennale.” Venice, Italy. May-June 2011.

 

SSE (School of Sciences and Engineering)

*Mohamed Abou Zeid (CANG). “Effect of Moisture and Chemicals on Performance of FRP-Reinforced Concrete Beams.” Jacksonville, FL. July-August 2011.

*Karim Addas (PHYS). “Microrheology of Complex Biopolymer Networks.” Göttingen, Germany. June-July, 2011.

 *Safwan Khedr (CANG). “Investigation of Warm-Mix Asphalt Using Egyptian Constituents.” June 2011-June 2012.

  

TEACHING ENHANCEMENT GRANT

HUSS (School of Humanities and Social Sciences)

*Jehan Allam (ALI). “2011 NMELRC Program Building and Maintenance Workshop, Western Consortium Evaluation Workshop.” Austin, TX, USA. July 2011.

*Ebony Coletu (RHT). “The Institute for World Literature.” Beijing, China. June-July, 2011.

*Ghada El Shimi (RHT). “Printing Books for Writing Children’s Literature Course.” Cairo, Egypt. April-May 2011.

*Amy Holmes (SAPE). “China Field Seminar–Sponsored by the East-West Center.” Beijing/Shanghai, China. June-July 2011.

 

 

CO-ORDINATION OF A CONFERENCE/WORKSHOP GRANT

GAPP (School of Global Affairs and Public Policy)

*Hamid Ali (PPAD). “16th International Conference on Economics and Security.” Cairo, Egypt. June 2012.

*Ghada Barsoum (PPAD). “First AUC-Erasmus Research Seminar for Doctoral Candidates in Egypt and the Region.” Cairo, Egypt. June 2012.

 

SSE (School of Sciences and Engineering)

*Necla Demir (CHEM). “International Workshop on Food Safety and Sanitation.” Cairo, Egypt. October-November 2011.

 

 

STUDENTS

 

CONFERENCE GRANTS

 

BUS (School of Business)

*Matthew Martinec (ECON). Prato, Italy. November 2011.

 

GAPP (School of Global Affairs and Public Policy)

*Carol Gray (LAW). Göttingen, Germany. September 2011.

*Reham Hussein (CMRS). Kampala, Uganda. July 2011.

*Yasmine Nasri (PPAD). Geneva, Switzerland. July 2011.

*Thomas Plofchan (MEST). Chicago, IL, USA. May 2011.

*Lara Worcester (IGWS). Montreal, Canada. November 2011.

 

SSE (School of Sciences and Engineering)

*Minass Assaad (CANG). Manchester, UK. September 2011.

*Mohamed Atassi (CSCE). Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt. December 2011.

*Nazly El Shazly. (CSCE). Las Vegas, NV, USA. July 2011.

*Ibrahim Farag (BIOT). Corfu, Greece. May-June 2011.

*May Hassan (BIOT). New York, NY, USA. July-August 2011.

*Yasmine Mohamed (BIOT). New Orleans, LA, USA. May 2011.

*Ghada Mustafa (BIOT). Roscoff, Bretagne, France. October 2011.

*Mona Said (BIOT). Northampton, MA, USA. July 2011.

*Walaa Wahbi (CHEM). New Orleans, LA, USA.

 

 

 

RESEARCH GRANTS

 

GAPP (School of Global Affairs and Public Policy)

*Steven Murray (LAW). “The Status of Due Process in the Sudan: The Delirium of Reform.” Khartoum, Sudan. August 2011.

*Amoding Oluka (LAW). “Child Rights in Brazil: A Theory or a Reality?” July-August 2011.

 

HUSS (School of Humanities and Social Sciences)

*John D. Martin III (ARIC). “Theurgy in the Medieval Islamic World: Conceptions of Cosmology in al-Buni’s Doctrine of the Divine Names.” Istanbul, Turkey. June 2011.           

*Johan Roko (POLS). “Qualitative Interviews for a Graduate Thesis ‘Contentious Politics in the Maghreb: Mobilization in an Authoritarian Setting.” Tunisia/Morocco. June 2011.

*Paul Vieira (SAPE). “Governmentality and Palestine Activism.” Palestine. June-September 2011.

 

SSE (School of Sciences and Engineering)

*Getachew Bonsa (MENG). “An Empirical Assessment on the Impact of Corporate Culture in the Successful Implementation of Business Process Re-engineering in Public Sectors: The Case of Ethiopia.” Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. March-August 2011.

*Essam El Sisi (CHEM). “Quantitative Real-Time PCR for Total Bacterial Count in Concentrates of Soft Drinks: A New Method Development.” Cairo, Egypt. April-December 2011.

*Dina Nemr (CHEM). “Natural Compounds for Lipid Reduction and Glucose Control.” Ottowa, Canada. July-October 2011.

*Eman Rabie (BIOT). “Nanoparticles as a Delivery System for Targeting Schistosomiasis.” Cairo, Egypt. February-December 2011.

*Mohamed Sallam (NANO). “Nanoparticles Conjugates for Diagnosis and Photo-Thermal Treatment of Parasitic Diseases: Schistosomiasis and Fascioliasis.” Cairo, Egypt/Brussels, Belgium. April 2011-June 2012.


 

Successful faculty grant applications for the November cycle are listed below. Some of the conference grants are pending a letter of acceptance. If you believe that you are incorrectly missing from the list, or if your name is misspelled or some of the information is incorrect, please email me immediately at gharman@aucegypt.edu. Corrections are quite easy to make.

 

CONFERENCE GRANTS

BUS (School of Business)

*Ahmed Abdel Meguid (ACCT). Rome, Italy. April 2011.

*Khaled Dahawy (ACCT). Rome, Italy. April 2011.

*Khaled Samaha (ACCT). Rome, Italy. April 2011.

*Ahmed Tolba (MGMT). Lugano, Switzerland. March 2011.

*Samir Youssef (MGMT). Barcelona, Spain. June 2011.

*Angie Zaher (ACCT). Houston, Texas, USA. March 2011.

 

GAPP (School of Global Affairs and Public Policy)

*Kevin Keenan (JRMC). Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA. April 2011.

 

HUSS (School of Humanities and Social Sciences)

*Tahia Abdel Nasser (ECLT). Vancouver, Canada. March-April 2011.

*Nora Abdel Wahab (ALI). Tucson, Arizona. March 2011.

*Dalal Abo El Seoud (ALI). Tucson, Arizona. March 2011.

*Riham Bahi (PoliSci). Florence, Italy. April 2011.

*Melanie Carter (Rhet/Comp). New Delhi, India. January 2011.

*Carol Clark (ELI). New Orleans, USA. March 2011.

*Carol Clark (ELI). San Francisco, USA. March 2011.

*Carol Clark (ELI). Orlando, Florida. USA. May 2011.

*Agnes Czajka (SAPE). Montreal, Canada. March 2011.

*Jennifer Davis (Rhet/Comp). Prague, Czech Republic. March 2011.

*Amani Demian (ELI). Dubai, UAE. March 2011.

*Inas Hafez (ALI). Tucson, Arizona, USA. March 2011.

*Mona K. Hassan (ALI). Tucson, Arizona. March 2011.

*Rania Jabr (ELI). Dubai, UAE. March 2011.

*Nagwa Kassabgy (ELI). Brighton, UK. April 2011.

*Roger López (PHIL). Spokane, Washington, USA. March 2011.

*Sanaa Makhlouf (ELI). Dubai, UAE. March 2011.

*William Melaney (ECLT). Reykjavik, Iceland. April 2011.

*Afaf Mishriki (ELI). Dubai, UAE. March 2011.

*Yasmine Salah El Din (ELI). Ponte Verde Beach, Florida, USA. April 2011.

*Yasmine Salah El Din (ELI). Brighton, UK. April 2011.

*Bonnie Settlage (SAPE). Prague, Czech Republic. March, 2011.

*Ann Shafer (PVA). New York, USA. February 2011.

*Ann Shafer (PVA). New Orleans, USA. April 2011.

*Elena Tzelepis (Phil). Granada, Spain. January 2011.

*Phyllis Wachob (ELI). New Orleans, USA. March 2011.

 

 

SSE (School of Sciences and Engineering)

*Ali Darwish (EENG). Baltimore, MD, USA. June 2011.

*Khaled El-Ayat (CSCE). Nürnberg, Germany. March 2011.

*Walid Fouad (BIOL). Raleigh, North Carolina, USA. June 2011.

*Alaa Ibrahim (PHYS). Washington, D.C., USA. February 2011.

*Mikhail N. Mikhail (CSCE). St. Maarten, The Netherlands Antilles. January 2011.

 

 

RESEARCH GRANTS

BUS (School of Business)

*Steven Formaneck (MGMT). “Murjan Tower: Economically Viable?” Bahrain. January –May 2011.

*Mohamed Hegazy (ACCT). “The Development of Key Financial Performance Indicators for U.K. Construction Companies.” Egypt & United Kingdom. December 2010-May 2011.

 

 

GAPP (School of Global Affairs and Public Policy)

*Ghada Barsoum (PPAD). "Getting Married and Housing Policy Reforms in Egypt: Is There a Connection?"

  

HUSS (School of Humanities and Social Sciences)

*Noelle Houssney (Rhet/Comp). Performance Piece. Beirut, Lebanon. January 2011.

*Lisa Sabbahy (SAPE). “Royal Brother-Sister Mating in Ancient Egypt.” Cairo. March-April 2011.

 

SSE (School of Sciences and Engineering)

*Mohamed Aly (MENG). “Modelling and Testing of Light Weight Sandwich Beams.” January-October 2011.

*Christian Bauriedel (CANG). “Digital Recording & Analog Model Production of Historic Monuments.” Cairo. January 2011.

*Ali Darwish (EENG). “Thermal Analysis and Stability Analysis of MMIC.” Cairo. January-August 2011.

*Lamyaa El Gabry (MENG). “Gas Turbine Heat Transfer.” Stockholm, Sweden. December 2010-January 2011.

*Salah El Sheikh. "Clathrate Hydrates with HD & H2 as Host Molecules." Egypt and Italy. November 2010-November 2011.

*Justin Grubich. "Feeding Behavior and Distribution of Lionfishes in their Native Habitat." Red Sea, Egypt. January 2011-January 2012.

*Edward Smith (CANG). “Impact of Wastewater Dissolved Organic Matter on Fate and Transport of Bacteria in Soil.” Cairo. January –December 2011. 

 

TEACHING ENHANCEMENT GRANT

 

BUS (School of Business)

*Mohga Badran (MGMT). "Teaching Effectiveness, AACSB." Tampa, Florida, USA. March 2011.

 

SSE (School of Sciences and Engineering)

*Maki Habib (MENG). “Online and Interactive Simulation for MENG 375 and MEN 476.” Cairo. January-October 2011.

 

CO-ORDINATION OF A CONFERENCE/WORKSHOP GRANT

BUS (School of Business)

*Maha Mourad (MGMT). The Sixth International Conference on Higher Education Marketing, ICHEM 2011. AUC New Cairo Campus. April 18-20, 2011.

*Abdelkrim Seghir (ECON). Egypt/SAET Workshop in Economic Theory. AUC New Cairo Campus. February 26, 2011.

 

SSE (School of Sciences and Engineering)

*Maher Younan (MENG). MAMD’201, 6th International Conference Mechanics and Material in Design. AUC New Campus, November 2011.