Biology Department Receives $111,253 Award for Migratory Birds ProjectSHU News (2014)
Barbara Pierce, associate professor of biology at Sacred Heart University, has received a grant award of $111,253 from the National Science Foundation in support of her research project on migratory birds. Her area of specialization is physiological ecology, and her research project is titled “Collaborative Proposal: Fat Metabolism and Oxidative Stress in Exercising Migratory Birds.” The NSF grant extends through August 31, 2017.
- migratory birds,
- National Science Foundation grant,
- fat metabolism
Publication DateDecember 8, 2014
Citation InformationSacred Heart University (2014, Dec. 8). Biology Department Receives $111,253 Award for Migratory Birds Project. SHU News site. Retrieved from http://www.sacredheart.edu/aboutshu/news/newsstories/2014/december/biology-department-receives-111253-award-for-migratory-birds-project.html