Grants Support

List of Projects Supported since 2011  (as of June 30, 2015)

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Research #

Research Project Name

Creation Date

Budget Amount $

1

231151

Closed-Faculty of Arts/Walid Al-Shurafa-{The contemporary fundamentalist curricula in the East & the West}-BZU $5,500

08-Jan-11

5,500.00

2

231152

Faculty of Arts/Mahdi Arrar {The Quranic joint language phenomenon}- BZU $3,000

08-Jan-11

3,000.00

3

231153

Faculty of Arts/Abdul-Rahim Al-Sheikh-{Columbus Syndrome & excavations in Palestine}- BZU $ 5,150+ $ 2,400 (overtime)

19-May-11

7,550.00

4

231154

Faculty of Arts/Randa Naser-{Gender & the Education Employment Paradox among Arabs & Arab Americans}- BZU $7,600

19-May-11

7,600.00

5

231155

Closed-Faculty of Arts/Musa Sroor-French custody on the Moroccans Endowments in Jerusalem 1948-1967} - $ 5,000

03-Jan-12

5,000.00

6

231156

Faculty of Arts/Jamal Thaher, Abdel Karim Barghouti & Nadim Mseis-{Origins & Sources of thought & abstraction in the Arabic philosophy}- BZU $7,100

03-Jan-12

7,100.00

7

231157

Faculty of Arts/Basma Omari, Mores& Mary Domnik-{Teaching French in Palestine: A third Language towards a multilingual & cross-cultural Education}-BZU $6,800

04-Sep-12

6,800.00

8

231158

Faculty of Arts/Ali Khawaja-{Memory & Creativity- Biography of Yousef Al-Eileh}-BZU $800

08-Oct-12

800.00

9

231159

Closed-Faculty of Arts/Ibrahim Musa-{Readings in Diab Rabii's Poetry}-BZU $1,400

13-Oct-12

1,400.00

10

231160

Faculty of Arts/Widad Barghouti {The presence of Journalist Investigation in the Palestinian Journalism}- BZU $1,800

03-Jan-13

1,800.00

11

231161

Faculty of Arts/Bassam Uweid {The Arab image in the German Media after the Arab Spring Era}- BZU $4,500

03-Jan-13

4,500.00

12

231162

Faculty of Arts/Ahmad Abu-Hammad {The impact of Climate Change on the sources of water and vegetation in Palestine} - BZU - $ 7,500

03-Jan-13

7,500.00

13

231163

Faculty of Arts/Marwan Ghanem- { The Environmental Effect of the Wastewater flow on the Spring Water Quality in Sarida Catchment / Salfeet Area - $7,000

08-Jun-13

7,000.00

14

231164

Faculty of Arts/Ahmad Al-Noubani-{The impact of settlements on Planning in the West Bank} - $7,200

11-Jun-13

7,200.00

15

231165

Faculty of Arts/Ibrahim Makawi-{Teaching Colonial History Curriculum & National Identity in Conflict: Palestinian Education in Israel} - BZU $ 1,500

01-Mar-14

1,500.00

16

231166

Faculty of Arts/Marwan Ghanem-{Hydrochemistry & Isotopes of the Spring Water in Soreq Catchment, NW of Jerusalem, West Bank} - BZU $3,500

01-Mar-14

3,500.00

17

231167

Faculty of Arts/Ahmad Al-Noubani-{The Occupation's impact on the Palestinian movement}- BZU $ 6,700

22-Mar-14

6,700.00

18

231168

Faculty of Arts/Jamal Thaher {Introduction to Logic} BZU - $ 5,700

11-Nov-14

5,700.00

19

231169

Faculty of Arts/Hamed Salem & Maisoun Al-Sharqawi {Traditional Olive Oil in Palestine} - BZU $ 9,510

12-Nov-14

9,510.00

20

231170

Faculty of Arts/Ibrahim Makawi {Collective-National  identity, relative deprivation and social mobility among Palestinian students from within the “green line” attending Palestinian universities in the West-Bank} - BZU $ 3,000

10-Jul-14

3,000.00

21

235151

Faculty of Education/Maher Hashweh & Rifa' Ramahi {The Teachers' knowledge of how to teach the content & it's relation to the students' attainment} - BZU $ 11,400

 03-JAN-13

11,400.00

22

235152

Faculty of Education/Ola Al-Khalili {Teachers' Beliefs about mathematics & mathematics teaching} - BZU $ 4,200

 03-JAN-13

4,200.00

23

235153

Faculty of Education/Jihad Shweikh-{Teaching Math in Palestine}- BZU - $ 7,350

 03-JAN-13

7,350.00

24

235154

Faculty of Education/Refa' Ramahi-{ The developmental Effects of Training Programs on the teaching methods for math teachers} BZU - $2,200

11-Jun-13

2,200.00

25

235155

Faculty of Education/Hasan Abdel-Karim-{ The relation between Logical Thinking Skils & other independent variables among BZU students} - BZU -$ 3,000

19-Jun-13

3,000.00

26

240151

Dean of Science/Johny Estiban {Post translational Modifications of Ceramide Synthases, Desturases & VDAC: & Implications on Apoptosis Mechanisms}-BZU $11,000

08-Jan-11

11,000.00

27

240152

Dean of Science/Adel Hedmi {Developments of Anti Leishmania Drugs}- BZU $10,000

08-Jan-11

10,000.00

28

240153

Dean of Science/Edward Sader-Aziz Shawabkeh{Coupled -Grating Surface Plasmon Resonance Structures}- BZU $4,500

19-May-11

4,500.00

29

240154

Dean of Science/Khaled Tukhman-{On Supplemented & Lifting Modules Relative to Module Classes}- BZU $1,400

19-May-11

1,400.00

30

240155

Dean of Science/Hejazi Abu-Ali-{Ligand Complexes of Zinc (II) Senthesis, Charaterization, & Biological Activity of Novel Mixed carboxylate with Nitrogen Based Ligands}- $10,000

19-May-11

10,000.00

31

240156

Dean of Science/Hani Awad- Jamil Harb- {THe impact of abiotic stresses on the quality attributes(odor-volatiles & antioxidants) of fresh Tomatos}- BZU $11,000

19-May-11

11,000.00

32

240157

Dean of Science/Khaled Sweileh-{In vivo evaluation of the genotoxic effect of industrial wastewater to rat blood cells}- BZU- $ 7,050

03-Jan-12

7,050.00

33

240158

Dean of Science/Marwan Aloqeili- {Generalized Extended Slutsky Relations} - BZU- $ 4,100

03-Jan-12

4,100.00

34

240159

Dean of Science/Johny Istiban & Adel Hidmi-{Stimulation of Mitochondrial Outer Membrane Permeability & Cellular Apoptosis by a Lipoic Acid Analogs: An Anti-Cancer Approach}-BZU-$10,000

11-Jun-12

10,000.00

35

240160

Dean of Science/Henry GiacamanMedium Modification of the Binding Energies of Light Nuclei}-BZU $ 5,200

 22-NOV-12

5,200.00

36

240161

Dean of Science/Jamil Harb {Changes in Polyphenoles of table grape genotypes as affected by location & drought} - BZU $14,300

03-Jan-13

14,300.00

37

240162

Dean of Science/Hijazi Abu-Ali {Synthesis, Characterization & Biological Activity of Novel Mixed Ligand Coplexes of Zinc (II) Diclofenac & Indomethacin with Nitrogen Based Ligands} - BZU $ 14,800

03-Jan-13

14,800.00

38

240163

Dean of Science/Hassan Abu Hassan & Osama Qal'awi- { Efficiency of Universities in the Palestinian Territories} - BZU - $ 4,800

06-Feb-13

4,800.00

39

240164

Dean of Science/Jamil Harb & Shizoukou Hookari { Environmental Impacts of the Separation Wall Induced Flood on the Soil Biosphere & Crops in Western Qaqilya}-$4,000

 01-MAY-13

4,000.00

40

240166

Dean of Science/Mohammad Saleh & Na'im Al-Karmi-{Dynamics of higher Order Rational Difference Equation}-$ 9,500

11-Jun-13

9,500.00

41

240167

Dean of Science/Talal Shahwan & Emilia Rabo-{Application of nano iron in the remediation of Cr-contaminated soil & its effect on plant growth & soil bacteria}- $8,900

11-Jun-13

8,900.00

42

240168

Dean of Science/Wa'el Kara'in & Na'el Kara'in {Investigating the small world nature of proteins using joint recurrence plots} - $ 7,000

 20-JUN-13

7,000.00

43

240169

Dean of Science/Jamil Harb -  Anticancer & Cancer chemopreventive potential of grape leaf extract ( Case Study ) Lung Cancer - BZU $ 1,000

 27-JUL-13

1,000.00

44

240170

Dean of Science/Abdul-Hamid Laila - Investigation of Low-cost adsorbents for dye removal from aqueous medium & application to industrial waste water in Palestine - BZU $ 1,000

 27-JUL-13

1,000.00

45

240171

Dean of Science/jamil Harb -Suppression of ethyleneof the climacteric fruit guava & its consequences on guava's nutritional value & its anticancer potential - BZU JD 1,000

25-Jan-14

1,000.00

46

240172

Dean of Science/Hijazi Abu-Ali-{New Mixed Ligand Cobalt(II), Nickel(II), Sulindac & Zinc(II) sulindac Complexes Based on the Non-Steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug Sulindac & Bioactive Nitrogen-Donor Ligands .... } BZU $ 13,000

01-Mar-14

13,000.00

47

240173

Dean of Science/Mazen Hamed - {MM/PbsaEnergy Perspective of the specificity of zinc}- BZU 16,500

01-Mar-14

16,500.00

48

240174

Dean of Science/Johny Istiban-{The Effects of Carbonated beverages on rats:implications on the onset of obesity}- BZU $5,500

01-Mar-14

5,500.00

49

240175

Dean of Science/Marwan Al-Oqeili - Characterization of Collective Demand when income is Price dependent - BZU $ 3,000

13-Mar-14

3,000.00

50

240176

Dean of Science/Johny Steiban & Emilia {Analysis of Human Microbial Flora & its Potential Link to type 2 Diabetes} - BZU 8,500

20-Aug-14

8,500.00

51

240177

Dean of Science/Arwa Abu-Kweik - { Screening of virulence potential & infectivity of biofilm - derived legionella pneumophila isolates in Palestine} - BZU - $ 5,000

20-Aug-14

5,000.00

52

240178

Dean of Science/Abdel-Rahim Musa {Optimal Life Insurance Purchase from a Market of Several Competing Life Insurance Providers} - $ 3,650

28-Jan-15

3,650.00

53

240179

Dean of Science/Johny Steiban-{Elaborating on the effects of carbon dioxide in carbonated beverages on ghrelin release & fast onset of obesity in mammals} - BZU JD 1,000

19-Mar-15

1,000.00

54

240180

Dean of Science/Arwa Abu-Kweik {The Macrophace Response to biofilm M-derived legionella pneumophila isolates in Palestine}- BZU JD 1,000

19-Mar-15

1,000.00

55

240181

Dean of Science/Amjad Al-Taweel {Enhancement of Water Treatment by using Electromagnatic Field} - BZU JD 230

19-Mar-15

230.00

56

240182

Dean of Science/Wael & Nael Karaeen {The effect of temperature on the betweenness centrality and closeness centrality of the BLIP protein residues} BZU $7,000

28-May-15

7,000.00

57

240183

Dean of Science/Johny Istiban -{Elaborating on the effects of carbon dioxide in carbonated beverages on ghrelin release and fast onset of obesity in mammals} - BZU $ 12,000

 09-JUN-15

12,000.00

58

245151

Dean of Commerce/Sari Ghanem&Fathi Srouji {The Relation between the declaration of the distribution of profits & the share prices in the Palestine stock market} BZU $650

08-Jan-11

650.00

59

245152

Dean of Commerce/Anton Sabela- Rami Qashou- Omar Omran-{Mgt.: A response to improved quality in the Palestinian health care sector} - BZU-$3,700

19-May-11

3,700.00

60

245153

Dean of Commerce/Anton Sabela- Maisa- Dana Qeimari- Wijdan Farraj- {Entrepreneurship & Economic Dev.}- BZU $3,000

19-May-11

3,000.00

61

245154

Dean of Commerce/Grace Khouri { Cases on Management & Organizational Behavior in an Arab Context}- BZU $ 1,300

19-May-11

1,300.00

62

245157

Dean of Commerce/Grace Khoury- BZU share for Research on Leadership- $3,500

26-Jan-12

3,500.00

63

245158

Dean of Commerce/Yousef Daoud, Fairouz Darwish & Munis Al-Far- {Stock & foreign exchange market volatility: What moderates the direction of causality} BZU - $3,000

28-Jan-15

3,000.00

64

250151

Dean of Engineering/Isam Al-Khatib & Adel Dweik { Evaluation of Separate Channel Methods for Discharge Computation in Asymmetric Compound Channels} - BZU $15,000

08-Jan-11

15,000.00

65

250152

Dean of Engineering/Jamal Amro-{Visioning East Jerusalem for the Post Conflict Era: A Palestinian Capital with Transition into Urban Stability}- BZU $8,500

24-Apr-12

8,500.00

66

250153

Dean of Engineering/Mohamad Kara'in {Dew point water harvesting without using energy source}- BZU $5,600

01-Sep-12

5,600.00

67

250154

Dean of Engineering/Manal Bishawi-{Schoolyards design & Gender issues in Palestine}- $5,425

11-Sep-12

5,425.00

68

250155

Dean of Engineering/Isam Al-Khatib & Adel Duweik { Indices Approach for Prediction of Discharge in Asymmetric Straight Compound Open Channel Flow}- $ 7,600

02-Jan-13

7,600.00

69

250156

Dean of Engineering/Salem Thawabeh {Colonization & Elastic Boarders: Case Studies from Palestine} - BZU $ 5,200

03-Jan-13

5,200.00

70

250157

Dean of Engineering/Yazid Al-Rifai' - Samar Al-Nazer- Dima Yaser & Samir Wanan { Images of the Mind Vs, Syntax of Reality : Toward an Urban Design Analytical Model- The Local Case of Palestine} - BZU $ 5,000

03-Jan-13

5,000.00

71

250158

Dean of Engineering/Isam Al-Khatib & Dirar Elian-{A system dynamics approach for hospital waste management in a Palestinian city}- BZU $ 7,000

11-Jun-13

7,000.00

72

250159

Dean of Engineering/Mohammad Jawabreh - Revitalization on Nablusi Soap Factory Project - BZU JD 1,000

25-Jan-14

0.00

73

250160

Dean of Engineering/Allan Tubeileh {Sport Car Design} -  JOD 1,000

12-Jan-15

0.00

74

250161

Dean of Engineering/Sameh Abu-Awad {Quadcoupter} - JOD 1,200

12-Jan-15

0.00

75

250162

Dean of Engineering/Samer Wannan {Exploratorium Center: Children Science Museum} - JD 1,000

12-Jan-15

0.00

76

250163

Dean of Engineering/Rana Abu-Ghannam {The Palestinian National Complex of Astronomy} - JD 820

12-Jan-15

0.00

77

250164

Dean of Engineering/Khader Mohammad {Hybrid Approach for Internal Positioning System} - JD 1,000

12-Jan-15

0.00

78

250165

Dean of Engineering/Ali Abdoh & the student Samir Makhaimar{Robot Skelton Suit System} -BZU JD 1000

19-Mar-15

0.00

79

250166

Dean of Engineering/Jamal Amro & Student Alaa Abu Awad {The Revival of Gaza Sea Port} - JD 1,000

 06-APR-15

0.00

80

250167

Faculty of Engineering & Technology/Manal Bishawi {Designing an agriculture research center in Al-Jeftlek} BZU - JD 500

28-May-15

0.00

81

250168

Faculty of Engineering & Technology/Samer Wannan {Exploratorium Center : (Children Science Museum)}- BZU JD 1,000

28-May-15

0.00

82

250169

Faculty of Engineering & Technology/Nidal Mahmoud - {Impact of Using desalinated Brackish Water on Chemical & Physical Characteristics of Saline Soil & the Productivity & Fruit Quality of Tomato Crop} - BZU $ 8,700

08-Jun-15

8,700.00

83

250170

Faculty of Engineering & Technology/Ahmad Abu-Hanieh - {Low Cost Local Manufacturing of Hi-Tech Equipment, Case CNC Milling Machine} - BZU $ 12,500+ $ 1,000 Load Reduction

09-Jun-15

13,500.00

84

255151

Graduate Studies/Roger Heacock & Lord Habash {The Form of the Content: Capturing, Structuring & Archiving Palestinian Oral Testimonies}- BZU $13,675

10-Jan-11

13,675.00

85

255152

Graduate Studies/Community Affairs/Samir Abu-Al Haj-{Survey of Mercury in Consumption Products}- BZU $6,000

18-Aug-11

6,000.00

86

255153

Graduate Studies/Roger Heacock & Lord Habash { Developing Birzeit University's Palestinian Archive}- $15,554

03-Jan-12

15,554.00

87

255154

Graduate Studies/Roger Heacock & Lord Habash {Building & Expanding Birzeit University's Palestinian Archive) - BZU $13,800}- $15,554

 29-JAN-13

15,554.00

88

255155

Graduate Studies/Henry Giacaman Medium Modification of the Binding Energies of Light Nuclei}-BZU $ 5,200

02-Feb-13

5,200.00

89

255156

Graduate Studies/Majeed Shihadeh-{Settler Colonialism , Memory, Mobility, Space & Identity among 48 Palestinian}- $6,500

11-Jun-13

6,500.00

90

255157

Graduate Studies/Nahed Maki- {A study of type 2 diabetes mellitus services-BZU $4,000

28-Aug-13

4,000.00

91

255158

Graduate Studies/Rashed El-Sa'ed -{ Biogas Production from Poultry Manure using a Novel Solar Assisted System} - $ 4,500

13-Mar-14

4,500.00

92

255159

Graduate Studies/Nivin Abu-Rmeileh - {Prevalence, determinants and attitudes of Palestinian university students towards waterpipe tobacco smoking}-BZU - $ 4,000

 28-JAN-15

4,000.00

93

260151

Dean of IT/Mustafa Jarrar& Wasim Abu-Fasheh{Towards Building an Arabic Ontology}-BZU $ 14,100

 08-JAN-11

14,100.00

94

260152

Dean of IT/Wasel Ghanem - Muhsen Oweidah & Majdi Mafarjeh-{Developing of an intellegent automatic Feature-Based Sentiment Analysis System}- $11,900

 11-JUN-13

11,900.00

95

260153

Dean of IT/Mustafa Jarrar {Large Scale Pattern Based Arabic Inflectional Verbs Morphology Generation} - BZU $ 11,150

26-Aug-14

11,150.00

96

270151

Dean of Law & Public Administration/ Samih Hamoudeh - The PLO in transition stage between (1967-1969) - $8,400

 08-JAN-11

8,400.00

97

270152

Dean of Law & Public Administration/ Samir Awad 7 Murad Sa'id-{New Diplomacy for Palestin} - $2,500

 11-JUN-13

2,500.00

98

270153

Dean of Law & Public Administration/ Asem Khalil-{Regugee Protection system in Jordan- Palestinian, Iraqi & Syrian  Refugees} - BZU- $ 7,500

 11-JUN-13

7,500.00

99

270154

Dean of Law & Public Administration/ Asem Khalil-{Political Regimes - Artificial and Fake Constitutionality} - BZU- $ 11,500

01-Mar-14

11,500.00

100

270155

Dean of Law & Public Administration/ Asem Khalil-{Refugee Camps: A Space for refuge, or a Place to Escape} - BZU - $ 7,000

18-Sep-14

7,000.00

101

270156

Dean of Law & Public Administration/ Lord Habash & Ghada Al-Madbouh {Israel's use of Disciplinary Force against Palestinians } - BZU $ 7,000

19-Jan-15

7,000.00

102

270157

Dean of Law & Public Administration/ Jihad El-Issa {Government change and its reflections on the sustainability of public policies in the Palestinian case} - BZU $ 4,400

 19-FEB-15

4,400.00

103

280151

Dean of Nursing/Tamer Issawi & Mohammad Farraj - Determination of Vitamin B12, Folic Acid & Homocysteine level among Palestinian Population in the West Bank - BZU $ 11,000

18-Dec-12

11,000.00

104

280152

Dean of Nursing/Munir Qazzaz { Effects of Palestinian Medicinal Herbs (Thymus vulgaris & Salvia Officinalis)on Identified Cultured neurons) BZU $ 7,000

 03-JAN-13

7,000.00

105

280153

Dean of Nursing/Gabi Abu Sa'da {Isolation of ESBL-Producing bacterial species from Animal meats} - BZU $ 7,800

 03-JAN-13

7,800.00

106

280154

Dean of Nursing/Hani Eshtaieh & Fuad Al-Rimawi-{Analysis of nicotine cartridge solution & electronic cigarettes vapor withdrawn from e-cigarettes sold in the Palestinian Market}-BZU  $6,500

11-Jun-13

5,600.00

107

280155

Budget was spent - Dean of Nursing/Mu'taz Al-Duraidi-{The Significance of Cancer-related Symptoms Cachexia, Pain & Depression in Predicting Quality of life for Palestinian Patients with Cancer}- $ 4,000

19-Jun-13

4,000.00

108

280156

Dean of Nursing/Mohannad Kafri - {Diabetes Care Education : Quality of Life as a Priority} - JD 1,000

12-Jan-15

0.00

109

280157

Dean of Nursing/Nadia Abdel-Haq - { Awareness campaign accompanied with an examination of hearing} - ILS 4,200

12-Jan-15

0.00

110

280158

Dean of Nursing/Mohammad Farraj & Student Lora Batamani {Genetic & Acquired Causes of Thrombophilia in Palestinian Women with Recurrent Pregnancy Loss} - BZU - $ 14,040

30-Mar-15

14,040.00

111

280159

Dean of Nursing/Mahnnad Al-Kafri - {Prevalence and determinants of vitamin D deficiency in  Birzeit University students} - BZU $ 10,000

09-Jun-15

10,000.00

Total

 

664,288.00