Sponsored Research

Following is a listing of Poole College of Management current sponsored research projects. Projects are listed in alphabetic order by title.

Adaptive Feature Oriented Recommender Engine, Phase II

Sponsor: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

Principal Investigator: William Rand

Award Period: 8/24/2018 - 8/24/2020

Beneficiary Vulnerability Analysis, Driver Analysis and Strategic Review for Apparel in India and Bangladesh

Sponsor: Global Fund to End Modern Slavery

Principal Investigator: Rob Handfield

Award Period: 1/7/2019 - 3/23/2019

Can Audit Firm Policies Alter Juror Reactions to Auditor Professional Skepticism?

Sponsor: Institute for Fraud Prevention

Principal Investigator: Joe Brazel

Award Period: 7/1/2017 - 8/31/2019

Cross-Cultural Investigation of Organizational Trust

Sponsor: Air Force Office of Scientific Research

Principal Investigator: Roger Mayer

Award Period: 02/01/2013 - 06/30/2018

Deep Agent: A Framework for Information Spread and Evolution in Social Networks

Sponsor: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

Principal Investigator: William Rand

Award Period: 10/10/2017 - 10/10/2021

Disposition of Supplemental Retirement Saving Assets

Sponsor: Institute of Consumer Money Management

Principal Investigator: Robert Clark

Award Period: 12/1/2017 - 11/30/2018

Distribution Options in Public Pension Plans

Sponsor: Laura and John Arnold Foundation

Principal Investigator: Robert Clark

Award Period: 6/7/2017 - 10/31/2019

Entrepreneurial Enhancements to the Project Innovation Lab

Sponsor: VentureWell

Principal Investigator: Jon Bohlmann

Award Period: 03/01/2015 - 08/31/2018

Evidencing Professional Skepticism in the Time Budget

Sponsor: Institute for Fraud Prevention

Principal Investigator: Joe Brazel

Award Period: 12/01/2016 - 04/30/2018

Exploring Social network Embeddedness and Engagement as Antecedents to Success of Both Individual Firms and Entrepreneurship Ecosystems

Sponsor: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

Principal Investigator: Jeff Pollack

Award Period: 10/1/2018 - 12/15/2021

Exploring the Systemic Impact of Investing in Women- and People of Color-owned Businesses: A Multiple Case Study Approach

Sponsor: The Ford Foundation

Principal Investigator: Jessica Thomas

Award Period: 8/1/2018 - 7/31/2019

Gender Differences in Residential Relocations Around Urban Charter Schools

Sponsor: The Luddy Foundation

Principal Investigator: Bart Danielsen

Award Period: 8/1/2018 - 12/31/2019

Impact of Automatic Enrollment in Retirement Savings Plan for Public Employees

Sponsor: TIAA and the Pension Research Council at UPenn

Principal Investigator: Robert Clark & Denis Pelletier

Award Period: 8/31/2018 - 8/31/2019

Improving Outcomes from Interdisciplinary R&D

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Principal Investigator: Beverly Tyler

Award Period: 09/01/2015 - 08/31/2018

Laboratory for Analytic Sciences: Affiliations

Sponsor: National Security Agency

Principal Investigator: William Rand

Award Period: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2018

Laboratory for Analytic Sciences: Computational Social Sciences

Sponsor: National Security Agency

Principal Investigator: William Rand

Award Period: 01/17/2019 - 12/31/2019

Laboratory for Analytic Sciences: Learning at LAS

Sponsor: National Security Agency

Principal Investigator: Beverly Tyler

Award Period: 1/1/2017 - 12/31/2018

Longitudinal Analysis of the Retirement Paths of Public Employees

Sponsor: Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Principal Investigator: Robert Clark, Melinda Morrill, and Robert Hammond

Award Period: 12/01/2016 - 11/30/2019

Materials of Concern Early Warning System

Sponsor: American Coatings Association

Principal Investigator: Paul Mugge

Award Period: 8/15/2017 - 8/15/2020

Mindsets Matter: a RCT Approach to Test if a Growth Mindset Intervention Can Be Leveraged to Foster Interest and Diversity in Entrepreneurship

Sponsor: Kauffman Foundation

Principal Investigator: Jeff Pollack

Award Period: 8/1/2017 - 12/3/2018

Piping in(Out) of (High) Computer Science Curricula: Magnet School Lenses and Influencing Factors

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Principal Investigator: Fay Payton

Award Period: 7/15/2017 - 6/30/2019

Predictive Algorithms and Learning for Medics (PAL-MEDIC), Phase II

Sponsor: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

Principal Investigator: William Rand

Award Period: 11/1/2017 - 10/15/2019

USSOCOM Leader and Executive Coaching Evaluation Program

Sponsor: Henry M. Jackson Foundation

Principal Investigator: Leigh Shamblin

Award Period: 10/16/2017 - 4/15/2019

VentureWell E-team Program OpenGait Modular Prosthetic Kit

Sponsor: VentureWell

Principal Investigator: Jon Bohlmann

Award Period: 3/1/2018 - 6/30/2019