Shalini Misra Awarded National Science Foundation Growing Convergence Research Grant and Named Administrative Fellow for the Institute of Society, Culture, and Environment
October 1, 2022
Shalini Misra, an associate professor in the School of Public and International Affairs, as a co-Principal Investigator, was awarded a National Science Foundation Growing Convergence Research grant in the amount of $2.4 million for Phase II of the project titled “Common Pool Resource Theory as a Scalable Framework for Catalyzing Stakeholder-Driven Solutions to the Freshwater Salinization Syndrome.” The Principal Investigator is Stanley Grant, Civil Engineering. The project was awarded $1.15 million for Phase I.
In addition, Misra was named Administrative Fellow for the Institute of Society, Culture, and Environment. In this role she will serve as a liaison between the institute and the greater Washington, D.C., metro area during the 2022-2023 academic year.