College of Arts & Letters

Arts & Letters faculty have won highly competitive grants supporting scholarship, community outreach, and teaching.

What's new?
In March 2017, the College of Arts & Letters in coordination with the Office of Academic Research was honored to host NEH Grant Officer Dr. Geoff Burrows at the


NEH Grant Award Winners

Geoff Burrows, NEH
Dr. Geoff Burrows
NEH Program Officer
NEH Workshop
NEH Workshop at CSUSB
Dr. Cynthia Crawford
Dr. Cynthia Crawford
Interim Associate Provost for
Academic Research

What's next?
For CSUSB faculty who wish to submit an external grant proposal, please contact Rachel Weiss at or Cathleen Lucas at All external grants are administered by the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs.

Grant Opportunities & Awards
Grant Opportunities Grants Awarded
NEH Faculty Awards and Fellowships David Carlson
The Discourse of Sovereignty in American Indian Print Culture

Chris Naticchia
Arguing About Justice in a Pluralist World

Jennifer Andersen
Thomas Nashe (1567-1601), Political Satire, and the Elizabethan Public Sphere

NEH Program Grants

Jennifer Andersen
From Ancient Greece to the Contemporary Middle East: Dialogues on the Experience of War

Rueyling Chuang
NEH Integrating Area Studies and Humanities Through Faculty Teaching and Learning Communities

U.S. Department of Education: Title V, The Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program

Brian Heistercamp
Here to Career: Improving Student Success in Digital Media Disciplines

U.S. Department of Education's Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Language Program (UISFL)

Ruth Burke and Dany Doueiri
Inland Empire National Resource Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Carmen Jany and Rafael Correa
Spanish Language Proficiency and International Cultural Experience for Healthcare Professionals

Rueyling Chuang
Asian Studies at CSUSB: A Multidisciplinary and Competency-Based Program

STARTALK: Funded by the National Security Agency and administered by the National Foreign Language Center Ruth Burke and Dany Doueiri
Arabic Summer Intensive Language Program

Terri Nelson
Persian Summer Language Program

National Institute of Nursing Research Caroline Vickers
National Institute of Nursing Research: Applied Linguistics and Limited English Proficiency
Fulbright Scholarship Wendy Smith
Tbilisi State University, Georgia
Teaching English as a Foreign Language in the Global Context
Institute for Evidence-Based Change David Marshall