Four Ferris State University faculty members have been awarded Faculty Research Fellowships for 2014 by the Office of Academic Research. The program was designed to provide faculty with an active interest in conducting research additional time to develop or expand their work.
The Faculty Research Fellowship, which allocates 25 percent of the spring and fall semester load to research activity, is funded jointly by Academic Affairs and the faculty member’s college.
The 2014 recipients are:
Okere also was granted an Exceptional Merit Grant by The Ferris Foundation to help fund the pilot study, a collaborative effort between faculty and the university.