Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2008, $3,554,140)
The forensic Science Initiative(FSI) at WVU plays a critical role in the identification, development, corrdination and execution of forensic science projects that directly aid state and local forensic science labs. They are a founding member of the Forensic Resource Network (FRN). The projects funded under this proposal include: FSI Director's Office, FORESIGHT, Intl. Forensic Business & Economics Colloqium, Forensic Curriculum Development, testing and evaluation, continuing professional development for forensic professionals, Intl. association of indentification library collection, and continuing professional development for forensic professional on-line courses.