TIPs 2019

  • Vanderbilt University

    The Computational Thinking and Learning Initiative (CTLI)

    Overview   Type: Vanderbilt Initiative Award (ViA) Computational thinking (CT) is the cornerstone of the modern Information Age: the capacity to frame, analyze, disaggregate and reconfigure problems to best leverage ever-expanding computational capability. Every field and K-16 subject area has different approaches and needs that define their disciplinary knowledge and… Read More

    Oct. 24, 2019

  • Vanderbilt University

    Novel NMR-based profiling platform for research and clinical applications

    Overview Type: Vanderbilt Initiative Award (ViA) There is rapidly expanding knowledge associated with the health effects related to changes to the metabolome. Examples of this powerful diagnostic tool have been used for early detection of newborn diseases, diabetes and cancer to name just a few. This initiative will develop a… Read More

    Aug. 8, 2019

  • Vanderbilt University

    International Initiative for the Study of Slave Societies

    Overview The International Initiative for the Study of Slave Societies responds to the University’s Academic Strategic Plan. It builds upon the internationally recognized Slave Societies Digital Archive (… Read More

    Aug. 8, 2019

  • Vanderbilt University

    The GlobalVU Initiative

    Overview Type: Vanderbilt Initiative Award (ViA) The GlobalVU Initiative will support and foster international research by Vanderbilt faculty and graduate students, bring more foreign scholars to campus and increase our prominence abroad. The initiative will strengthen and nourish existing units engaged in international activity and lower barriers to international work… Read More

    Aug. 8, 2019

  • Vanderbilt University

    Human Immunology Discovery Initiative

    Overview Type: Vanderbilt Reinvestment Award (VRA)  By applying cutting-edge Vanderbilt technologies to the immune and genetic analysis of patients with immune diseases, this VRA will generate educational opportunities, discover new biology of immune regulation, and advance personalized immune medicine. The funds will be utilized to coordinate leading-edge trans-disciplinary research… Read More

    Aug. 8, 2019