Robert A. Desharnais, Ph.D.
Department of Biological Sciences
California State University, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8201
Tel: (323) 343-2056
Fax: (323) 343-6145
Email: rdeshar@calstatela.edu


General
Teaching
Research
Courseware
Publications

Research Grants

Program: NSF Division of Applied Mathematics
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A.
Title: Stochastic Nonlinear Population Dynamics
Period: 1 September 2002 to 31 August 2003
Amount: $47,641

Program: NSF Division of Biological Oceanography
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A., and Robles, C.D.
Title: Modeling spatially-structured dynamics for benthic predation
Period: 1 July 2001 to 30 June 2005
Amount: $557,428

Program: NSF Division of Applied Mathematics
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A.
Title: Nonlinear Demographic Dynamics
Period: 1 September 1999 to 31 March 2003
Amount: $153,000

Program: NSF Centers for Research Excellence in Science and Technology
Investigators:  Robles, C.D., Desharnais, R.A., and Qiu, H.L.
Title: Spatially-Structured Dynamics of a Dominant Seashore Species
Period: 1 September 1998 to 31 August 2003
Amount: $1,273,298

Program: NSF Division of Applied Mathematics
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A.
Title: Nonlinear Demographic Dynamics
Period: 1 September 1996 to 31 August 1999
Amount: $165,000

Program: NSF Division of Applied Mathematics
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A.
Title: Nonlinear Demographic Dynamics
Period: 1 September 1993 to 31 August 1996
Amount: $157,264

Program: NSF Division of Applied Mathematics
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A.
Title: Nonlinear Demographic Dynamics
Period: 9 November 1992 to 1 January 1994
Amount: $4,000

Program: NSF Division of Biological Oceanography
Investigators:  Robles, C.D., and Desharnais, R.A.
Title: Size Dependent Feedback in Littoral Predation
Period: 1 September 1992 to 31 August 1995
Amount: $259,913

Program: EPA Exploratory Research
Investigators:  Cohen, J.E, and Desharnais, R.A.
Title: Effects of Genetic Selection on Population Dynamics
Period: 15 October 1985 to 14 October 1987
Amount: $143,301

Curriculum & Teaching Grants

Program: NSF Division of Undergraduate Education
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A., and Novak, G.A.
Title: Virtual Courseware for Environmental Science Education
Period: 1 February 2000 to 31 January 2003
Amount: $500,000 (NSF & CSU match)

Program: Cal State LA Lottery Award
Investigators:  Novak, G.A., and Desharnais, R.A.
Title: Active Learning on the Web with Web Q&A
Period: 1 July 1999 to 30 June 2000
Amount: $17,885

Program: NSF Division of Undergraduate Education
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A., and Novak, G.A.
Title: Virtual Courseware for Science Education
Period: 1 February 1998 to 31 January 2000
Amount: $525,000 (NSF & CSU match)

Program: Cal State LA Innovative Instruction Award - Level II
Investigators:  Novak, G.A., and Desharnais, R.A.
Title: Active Learning on the Web for the GE Curriculum
Period: 1 July 1997 to 30 June 1998
Amount: $32,925

Program: Cal State LA Lottery Award
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A., and Novak, G.A.
Title: Completing the Electronic Desktop for the N&SS Curriculum
Period: 1 July 1996 to 30 June 1997
Amount: $11,083

Program: CSU Academic Opportunities Fund
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A.
Title: Beyond Multimedia: Virtual Courseware on the World-Wide-Web
Period: 1 July 1995 to 30 June 1996
Amount: $23,709

Program: Cal State LA Lottery Award
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A., Novak, G.A, and Mijic, M.
Title: Expanding the Electronic Desktop within the N&SS Curriculum
Period: 1 July 1995 to 30 June 1996
Amount: $68,404

Program: NSF Division of Undergraduate Education
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A., and Novak, G.A.
Title: Integrating the Electronic Blackboard into the Natural Science Curriculum
Period: 1 January 1995 to 30 June 1998
Amount: $200,000

Program: Cal State LA Innovative Instruction Award
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A.
Title: Virtual FlyLab-An Internet Resource for Genetics Instruction
Period: 2 December 1994 to 30 June 1995
Amount: $4,916

Program: CSU Academic Opportunities Fund
Investigators:  Novak, G.A., and Desharnais, R.A.
Title: Integrating the Electronic Desktop into the University Curriculum
Period: 1 July 1993 to 30 June 1994
Amount: $25,595

Program: NSF Division of Undergraduate Education
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A., and Novak, G.A.
Title: Integrating the Electronic Blackboard into the Natural Science Curriculum
Period: 1 September 1992 to 31 August 1994
Amount: $250,000

Program: CSU Institute for Teaching and Learning
Investigators:  Novak, G.A., Kiel, D., Longson, T., Desharnais, R.A., and Carpenter, R.
Title: Teaching with NextStep
Period: 1 July 1991 to 30 June 1992
Amount: $28,678

Program: NSF Division of Undergraduate Education
Investigators:  Desharnais, R.A., and Novak, G.A.
Title: The Interactive Electronic Blackboard for Natural Science and Math Education
Period: 1 April 1991 to 30 September 1993
Amount: $98,934

Copyright © 2002, Robert A Desharnais
Department of Biological Sciences
California State University, Los Angeles, CA, 90032-8201
Email: rdeshar@calstatela.edu