CUE Center for Urban Education

Center for Urban Education (CUE) - Research and Grants

Dates, PI/Co-PI Title & Source of Funding Amount
2013 – 2016

PI: George Bilokonsky

Co-PIs: Majid Rashidi,

Mary Kay Bitterman, and

Jim Heidenreich

Evaluator: Justin Perry


Tri-C Youth Technology Academy: STEM Academyfor Youth Featuring Youth Essential Skills – SAY – YES!

National Science Foundation

Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST)
2011 – 2016

PI: Joanne Goodell

Co-PIs: Debbie Jackson,

Diane Corrigan, John Holcomb

Evaluator: Justin Perry


National Science Foundation

Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program
2013 – 2015

PI: Bette Bonder ,

Co-PI: Erik Porfeli

Evaluator: Justin Perry


The NEOMED-CSU Partnership for Enhancing Urban Health Fellows Program

St. Luke’s Foundation

PI: Robert Ferguson

Evaluator: Justin Perry


Careers in Health and Medical Professions (CHAMPS)

Martha Holden Jennings Foundation
2012 – 2013

PI: Mary Gove

Co-PIs: Kristine Still and Dinah Volk

Evaluator: Justin Perry

Differentiated Instruction at Campus International School

Martha Holden Jennings Foundation
2012 – 2013

PI: Regis Balaban

Evaluator: Justin Perry

CMSD Farm to School Planning Project

USDA Farm to School Grant Program

USDA Food & Nutrition Services
2011 – 2015

PI: Ashwini Sehgal

CO-PIs: Bette Bonder, Mittie Davis-Jones, Kate Masley,

and Joseph Sudano

Evaluators: Justin Perry

and Erik Porfeli

Dissemination of Evidence-based Health Disparity

Interventions: A Excellence in Partnerships for Community Outreach and Research on Disparities in Health and Training (EXPORT) Grant

– Research, Education, and Training Core

National Institutes of Health

Multidisciplinary Clinical Research Centers (P60)s
2011 – 2012

Fiscal Agents: Northeast

Ohio Council on Higher

Education (NOCHE)

College Now Greater Cleveland
NEO Goes to College. . .Now!

Ohio Board of Regents

Northeast Ohio College Access Grant
2011 – 2012

PI: Vida Lock

Providing Access to the Profession of Nursing in Cleveland: Supporting Students from Disadvantaged Backgrounds

Health Resources and Services Administration Bureau of Health Professions,

Division of Student Loans and Scholarships

5/11 – 8/11

PI: Justin Perry

Co-PI: Jeff Brudney
Parent School Climate Survey

Shaker Heights City Schools
2011 – 2012

PI: Susan Rakow

iPads for Teacher Education

Faculty Research Development Grant

2011 – 2012

PI: Kathie MacCluskie

Co-PI: Tony Menendez
Toolbox for Teachers: Evaluation of an Innovative Professional Development Program

Faculty Research Development Program
2011 – 2012

PI: Debbie Jackson
A Mixed Methods Study of Two Professional Development Programs in STEM Teacher Education

Faculty Research Development Program

PI: SMART Consortium at ideastream ®

Evaluator: Justin Perry
Fipping the Classroom in Northeast Ohio.

Martha Holden Jennings Foundation. Deep learning Grant

PI: Robert Ferguson

Evalutor: Justin Perry


Careers in Health and Medical Professions(CHAMPS)

Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Ohio
2012 – 2015

PI: George Bilokonsky,


Co-PIs: James Heidenreich and Austin Melton

Evaluator: Justin Perry

Youth Technology Academy: Cleveland’s Pathway to Engineering Degrees (C-PED)

National Science Foundation Advanced Technological Education (ATE) Program

2011 – 2012

PI: Stephen Duffy

Co-PI: Debbie Jackson

Evaluator: Justin Perry

Elementary Flow at Boulevard: Seeding Inquiry Into Engineering

Cleveland Heights/University Heights School System
2012 – 2014

PI: Richard Rakos (CSU)

and Janice Spaulding (NEOMED)

Manager: Lenora Brown

CSU Evaluators: Justin Perry and Jeff Brudney NEOMED

Evaluator: Erik Porfeli

The NEOMED-CSU Education for Service Initiative

The Cleveland Foundation

Grant No. L2011-0031
2012 – 2017

PI: Vallipuram Sarveswaran

Evaluator: Justin Perry

CSU TRIO McNair Scholars Programs

U.S. Department of Education

Office of Postsecondary Education

Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievemment Program

2012 – 2016

PI: Meredith Bond

Co-PI: Justin Perry

AAMC’s Urban Universities for HEALTH

Coalition of Urban Serving Universities, Association of American Medical Colleges, and Association of Public and Land-grant Universities



PI: Debbie Jackson Co-PIs:

Stephen Duffy,Jacqueline Jenkins, Oya Tunkel, and Justin Perry

Transportation Management Pathways: Max S. Hayes Transportation Career Path

Garrett A. Morgan Technology and Transportation Grant Program