Current Grants

Center for Applied Cultural Evolution

Joe Brewer, MS, Principal Investigator To help communities guide their own social change efforts using integrated social science tools and frameworks.Read More
Donations and grants Start Date: January 12, 2018

Joe Brewer, MS, Principal Investigator

To help communities guide their own social change efforts using integrated social science tools and frameworks.

Early Language and Literacy Professional Development for Teachers of English Learners

Ed Feil, PhD, Principal Investigator To provide leadership in technological aspects of intervention development and deployment of the Exceptional Coaching for Early Language and Literacy–Online Professional Development Program for Preschool, Kindergarten, and First Grade Teachers on an Internet/mobile system.Read More
U.S. Department of Education grant to Columbia University Teachers College Start Date: September 1, 2017 End Date: August 31, 2022

Ed Feil, PhD, Principal Investigator

To provide leadership in technological aspects of intervention development and deployment of the Exceptional Coaching for Early Language and Literacy–Online Professional Development Program for Preschool, Kindergarten, and First Grade Teachers on an Internet/mobile system.

RTJC Foundation Personality Research

Lewis R. Goldberg, PhD To conduct personality and assessment research with the Eugene–Springfield Community Sample and with international scientific collaborators.Read More
Robert T. and Joyce C. Hogan Family Foundation Start Date: July 1, 2015

Lewis R. Goldberg, PhD
To conduct personality and assessment research with the Eugene–Springfield Community Sample and with international scientific collaborators.

ACT for Families

Laura Backen Jones, PhD, Principal Investigator To develop and evaluate the effectiveness of the Mindful Families program, which incorporates effective parent training and support with an evidence-based approach called Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).Read More
Start Date: August 1, 2014

Laura Backen Jones, PhD, Principal Investigator
To develop and evaluate the effectiveness of the Mindful Families program, which incorporates effective parent training and support with an evidence-based approach called Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).

Cardiac ACT

Anthony Biglan, PhD, Principal Investigator To evaluate the effectiveness of an Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) intervention to facilitate recovery from cardiac incidents.Read More
Start Date: May 1, 2014

Anthony Biglan, PhD, Principal Investigator
To evaluate the effectiveness of an Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) intervention to facilitate recovery from cardiac incidents.

Early Screening Project Website

Dr. Ed Feil, PhD, Principal Investigator To maintain the Early Screening Project website for identification of 3- to 5-year-olds who experience pre-school adjustment problems.Read More
Online donation site Start Date: October 1, 2013

Dr. Ed Feil, PhD, Principal Investigator
To maintain the Early Screening Project website for identification of 3- to 5-year-olds who experience pre-school adjustment problems.

International Personality Item Pool (IPIP) Website

Lewis R. Goldberg, PhD, Principal Investigator The IPIP website is a collaboratory intended to provide rapid access to measures of individual differences, all in the public domain, to be developed conjointly among scientists worldwide.Read More
IPIP website (Eugene, OR) (Contributions from individual and corporate donors) Start Date: January 1, 2007

Lewis R. Goldberg, PhD, Principal Investigator
The IPIP website is a collaboratory intended to provide rapid access to measures of individual differences, all in the public domain, to be developed conjointly among scientists worldwide.