ERIC Number: ED316981
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
A Tradition of Discovery. The 1987-88 Annual Report of the Gallaudet Research Institute including the Sponsored Programs Report.
Johnson, Robert C., Ed.; And Others
This report describes activities serving the deaf population carried on by the Gallaudet Research Institute and the Office of Sponsored Programs. Introductory comments note the establishment of two new research units, the tenth anniversary of the institute, and administrative changes. The main text describes the following major institute components (the number of activities reported for each follow the component name where relevant): Center for Assessment and Demographic Studies (14); Culture and Communications Studies Program (3); Center for Studies in Education and Human Development (11); Technology Assessment Program (5); Center for Auditory and Speech Sciences (3); Genetic Services Center (3); Mental Health Research Program (7); the Scientific Communications Program; and Visiting Scholars. The concluding section consists of a report on the Office of Sponsored Programs noting the number and dollar amounts of sponsored projects. The grants and contracts awarded during the year are briefly listed by principal investigator. Information is also provided on grants and contracts awarded by Gallaudet unit/department as well as preliminary and final proposals submitted during the academic year. Appendixes contain lists of 1987-88 publications (about 110); presentations (about 120) of institute personnel; and institute personnel and affiliated researchers. Numerous black and white photographs illustrate the text. (DB)
Descriptors: Communication (Thought Transfer), Culture, Deafness, Demography, Genetics, Grants, Hearing Impairments, Mental Health, Research Projects, Speech, Technology
Scientific Communications Program, Gallaudet Research Institute, 800 Florida Ave., N.E., Washington, DC 20002.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Gallaudet Research Inst., Washington, DC.