Text Box: ON-GOING RESEARCH/ EDUCATION PROJECTS
NASA (2009-2014) WaterSCAPES: Science of Coupled Aquatic Processes in Ecosystems from Space,$5,000,000, F. Miralles (PI), R. Price, A. Melesse (Co-PI), H. Fuentes, R. Garcia, D. DeAngelis, D. Fuller, M. Potts, I. Rodriguez‐Iturbe, S. Wdowinski.
USDA ( 2008-2011) Internationalization of Biofuel Research, Curriculum and Business,  $100,000, M. Bhat (PI), Jayachandran, A. Melesse (Co-PI) 
USDA (2008-2011) Curriculum Enrichment, Instrumentation and Experiential Learning in Agroecology, $292,000, M. Bhat (PI), Jayachandran, A. Melesse (Co-PI), and S. Kopter, J.
Onsted. 
University of Minnesota, NCED Geospatial and remote sensing application in mapping hotspots of soil erosion in the Minnesota River basin, , $34, 155 ( 2008-2009) PI
USAID: (2008-2010) Transboundary Water for Biodiversity and Human Health in the Mara River Basin, Kenya and Tanzania, , ($1,200,000) (Renewal).M. McClain (PI), A. Melesse (Co-PI)
NSF (2007-2008): Collaborative Research: Nile Basin Hydrology and Ecology under Extreme Climatic Conditions ($38,049) (PI)
Transboundary Water for Biodiversity and Human Health in the Mara River Basin, Kenya and Tanzania, USAID: (2008-2010), ($1,200,000). M. McClain (PI), A. Melesse (Co-PI)
IAI  (2006-2010) Caribbean Coastal Scenarios ($427,000) (Co-PI)
USDA (2007-2012) Multicultural Undergraduate Scholars in Agroecology and Urban Landscape at Florida International University: An Interdisciplinary Approach ($150,000) (Co-PI)