In order to foster the development of a new investigator in the field of nutrition or obesity research, the NORC supports a named new investigator, typically for a period of one year. The investigator must meet the criteria of the P/F study program and have an approved P/F project.
For more information, please contact
Stephen Barnes, PhD
Tel: (205) 934-7117
Fax: (205) 934-6944
2016-2017 Named New InvestigatorEric Paul Plaisance, PhD Eric Paul Plaisance, PhD: Assistant professor, Department of Human Studies
2015-2016 Named New InvestigatorNicole Riddle, PhD Nicole Riddle, PhD: Assistant professor, Department of Biology
2014-2015 Named New InvestigatorTapan Mehta Tapan Mehta, Ph.D.: Assistant professor, Department of Physical Therapy
2013-2014 Named New InvestigatorPeggy Biga, Ph.D.
2012-2013 Named New InvestigatorPaula Chandler-Laney, Ph.D. Paula Chandler-Laney, Ph.D.: Assistant professor, Department of Nutrition Sciences
2011-2012 Named New InvestigatorAnna Thalacker-Mercer, PhD Anna Thalacker-Mercer: Assistant professor, Physiology & Biophysics (JHS)
2010-2011 Named New InvestigatorJong-Eun Kim, PhD
Jong-Eun Kim, PhD: Research Associate Professor, Dept of Mechanical Engineering
Title: Childhood obesity as a risk factor for traumatic injuries: A mechanistic study
Duration: September 1, 2010 - August 21, 2011
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