The federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has made a major change to the underlying guidance by which university recipients of federal awards have operated for decades.
the UK Board of Trustees approved the 2015-16 University Research Professorships for four faculty members. The professorships carry a $40,000 award to support outstanding research.
Moecher, who joined UK faculty in 1991, conducts research in the fields of tectonics, igneous and metamorphic petrology, geochronology, and structural geology.
Three students have received the Undergraduate Research Abroad Scholarship (UGRAS), which will support their international independent research projects during the 2015 summer session.