Current Faculty Research and Recent Publications
Gretchen W. Arnold, Ph.D.
Arnold, Gretchen W. (Principal), "The Impact of Nuisance Property Laws on Housing for Domestic Violence Victims", Sponsored by MacArthur Foundation, John D. and Catherine C. (May 1, 2012 - July 31, 2013)
MacKinnon, K.C. (2013). Ontogeny of Social Behavior in the Genus Cebus and the Application of An Integrative Framework for Examining Plasticity and Complexity in Evolution. In: Clancy, K., Hinde, K., and Rutherford, J. (editors). Building Babies: Primate Development in Proximate and Ultimate Perspective. New York: Springer Press (Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects), pp. 387-408.
MacKinnon, K. C. and Fuentes, A. (2012). Primate Social Cognition, Human Evolution, and Niche Construction: A Core Context for Neuroanthropology. In: D. Lende and G. Downey (eds), The Encultured Brain: An Introduction to Neuroanthropology, M.I.T. Press, pp. 67-102.
Hisako Matsuo, Ph.D.
Matsuo, Hisako (Principal), Willoughby, Lisa M. (Co-Principal), "Immigrants' Experiences in Health Care Delivery System in the U.S.: Community-based Gerontological Research". (November 1, 2011 - October 31, 2013)
Willoughby, Lisa M. (Principal), Matsuo, Hisako (Co-Principal), "Health Service Utilization Among Older New Americans: A Cross-Cultural Community-based Study of Immigrants and Refugees in St. Louis", President's Research Fund. (September 1, 2010 - March 31, 2012)
Wagenseil, Jessica E. (Principal), Matsuo, Hisako (Co-Principal), "Mechanical and Molecular Mechanisms of Postnatal Aortic Remodeling", Sponsored by NIH.
Geller, Thomas J. (Key Personnel), Matsuo, Hisako (Key Personnel), Nguyen, Nghi C. (Principal), Roskos, Philip Tyler (Key Personnel), "Learning Disabilities and ADHD in Pediatric Patients with Neorofibromatosis Type 1 Correlated with Cerebral FDG PET and MRI: An Exploratory Study", Sponsored by U.S. Department of Defense. (September 30, 2012 - September 29, 2015)
Matsuo, Hisako (Principal), Willoughby, Lisa M. (Co-Principal), "Intergenerational Shared Experiences Through Prayer Among Immigrant Communities: Spiritual Healing and Successful Aging", Sponsored by Social Science Research Council. (July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2014)
Matsuo, Hisako (Principal), "Problems and Challenges That Chiiki Houkatsu Shien Centers Face Under Care-Giving Policy in Japan", Sponsored by Social Science Research Council. (April 16, 2012 - September 30, 2013)
Tomazic, Terry J., Ph.D.
Tomazic, Terry J., Matsuo, Hisako (Co-Principal), "Advanced Training in Structural Equation Modeling", Beaumont Faculty Development Fund.
Mary R. Vermilion, Ph.D.
Research continues at Cahokia's Fingerhut Tract as we endeavor to understand the relationship of this site to the chiefdom. Last year's field school excavated what appears to be a microdrill workshop and this year's field school has located two additional structures.