All current projects: 368 Faculty/Mentors

Agricultural and Resource Economics

Aprajit Mahajan, Professor Agricultural and Resource Economics
(1) Indian Judicial Data Project (Open)
Sofia Villas-Boas, Professor Agricultural and Resource Economics
(1) Machine learning on satellite data (Open)
David Zilberman, Professor Agricultural and Resource Economics
(1) What is the effect of “resting” NBA players on ticket prices? A case study of entertainment value in response to risk. (Full- no new appr needed)

Anthropology

Sabrina Agarwal, Professor Anthropology
(1) Microscopic examination of dental enamel defects: a bioarchaeological investigation of childhood stress and mortality in medieval Italy (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Everyday life at Rural Medieval Villamagna (Open)
(3) Comparing cortical bone quantity in ribs and metacarpals: A bioarchaeological case study of bone development, maintenance and loss from the Colombian Muisca (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) American Eugenics Collection Practices and History (Open)
Daniel Fisher, Professor Anthropology
(1) Kroeber Anthropological Society editorial assistant (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Aesthetics of Art Village Formation in China (Open)
Junko Habu, Professor Anthropology
(1) Lifeways of Prehistoric Hunter-Gathers in Japan (Open)
(2) Examination of Small Scale Food Production and Distribution Strategies (Full- no new appr needed)
Christine Hastorf, Professor Anthropology
(1) Imperial past foodways: working with plant distributions at the early imperial city of Huari in the central Andes (Open)
(2) Ancient Andean plants and their diversity (Open)
(3) Archaeological Obsidian Inventory (Open)
(4) The organization of a fire and its cultural impact discussion in the spring 2018 (Open)
Rosemary Joyce, Professor Anthropology
(1) Museum Anthropology (Open)
(2) Archaeology of the Albany Bulb (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Classic Maya Archaeology in Chiapas (Full- no new appr needed)
Patrick Kirch, Professor Anthropology
(1) Archaeology of the South Pacific: Curation and Analysis of Archaeological Collections (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Analysis of Ancient Hawaiian House Complexes: Artifact and Sediment Sample Processing (Open)
Lisa Maher, Professor Anthropology
(1) Reconstructing Human Activities in the Paleolithic: Case studies from Prehistoric Sites in Jordan (Open)
(2) Lithic Analysis-Ancient Egypt (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Historical Documentation Specialist (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Experimental Archaeology: Reconstructing a 20,000 year old hut structure from Eastern Jordan (Open)
Karen Nakamura, Professor Anthropology
(1) Accessible Lab Space Project: making spaces neurodiversity and physical disability inclusive (Full- no new appr needed)
Jun Sunseri, Professor Anthropology
(1) Berkeley-Abiquiú Collaborative Archaeology (BACA) project (Open)
(2) Zooarchaeological Collections Management (Open)
(3) “Bear Bones” Zooarchaeology Research Lab Website Design (Open)
Laurie Wilkie, Professor Anthropology
(1) Identifying, Analyzing, and Managing Archaeological Materials from the Historic Period Samuel Adams Lime Kilns, Santa Cruz County, California (Open)
(2) The Spatiality of Health: Using Historic Documents to Map TB Institutions (Open)
(3) Chinese Diaspora Archaeology in the Bay Area (Open)

Architecture

Gail Brager, Professor Architecture
(1) Experiential Delight in Buildings: improving indoor environmental quality for health & wellbeing (2 projects) (Full- no new appr needed)
Lindsay Graham, Research Specialist Architecture
(1) Expression of personality in couples' homes (Open)
(2) Psychology of the workspace (Open)

Art History

Julia Bryan-Wilson, Professor Art History
(1) Louise Nevelson's Modernisms (Full- no new appr needed)
Darcy Gimaldo Grigsby, Professor Art History
(3) Alexandre Dumas père, Race, and Caricature (Open)
(4) Creole Romanticism (Open)
Atreyee Gupta, Professor Art History
(1) Modern Art and the Global South (Open)
Elizabeth Honig, Professor Art History
(1) Brueg(h)el Family Research Websites: Pieter Bruegel (Open)
(2) Living/Lodging/Dwelling in Renaissance England (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Rubens bibliography (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Poster for DH Faire: Humanists on the Move (Full- no new appr needed)
Todd Olson, Professor Art History
(1) Jusepe Rivera: prints and painting in 17th-century Naples (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) BAM Project: Exhibition of Art from the Historical Western Collection of the Berkeley Art Museum (Open)
(3) Survivals among the Visual Cultures of the Early Modern Trans-Atlantic World (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) A Sixteenth-Century Mexican Codex in the Trans-Atlantic World (Full- no new appr needed)
Sugata Ray, Professor Art History
(1) Intersections between Global Environmental Change, Art/Architecture, and Scientific Experimentation (Open)

Astronomy

Imke de Pater, Professor Astronomy
(1) Exploring our Solar System through observations at radio, infrared and visible wavelengths. (Open)
(2) SETI: Breakthrough Listen (Open)
(3) Modeling (exo)-planetary atmospheres (Open)
Gaspard Duchene, Research Astronomer Astronomy
(1) Imaging and modeling of planet-forming disks (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Extreme stellar multiplicity: understanding the limits of star formation (Full- no new appr needed)

Berkeley Institute for Data Science

Stefan van der Walt, Associate Researcher Berkeley Institute for Data Science
(1) BIDS Machine Shop (Open)

Bioengineering

Steven Brenner, Professor Bioengineering
(1) Global human gene expression regulation by nonsense-mediated mRNA decay (computational biology). (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Analysis of human whole exome sequencing data to identify causative variants in newborn screening for primary immunodeficiencies (computational biology) (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Automatic identification of protein domains (Open)
(4) Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation (CAGI) (Full- no new appr needed)

Business, Haas School

Alice Agogino, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Design for Social Impact (Check back for status)
(2) Human-Centered Design Methods (Check back for status)
(3) Design for the Future (3 Projects Available: Samsung, Renault, and Cyber-Security) (Check back for status)
(4) Deep Reinforcement Learning and Control for Tensegrity Robotics (Check back for status)
Cameron Anderson, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Teamwork Study (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Social Psychology and Business Lab (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Social Psychology and Online Environments (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Interviews, Background, and Nonverbal Displays of Status (Open)
Sara Beckman, Senior Lecturer Business, Haas School
(1) Teaming with Diversity for Innovative Output (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Analyzing Student Perceptions of Design Thinking in Business (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Systems Mapping: Modeling Execution Systems (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Nobel Prize Winners and Creativity (Full- no new appr needed)
Dana Carney, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Self-Control and Status; Politics, Race, & Political Correctness (Open)
(2) Nonverbal behavior, power, ststus, unconscious bias, and social networks (Open)
(3) Authenticity and Ego-centric Social Network Research (2 Projects) (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Group Newcomers; Power; Status; Social Groups (Open)
Jennifer Chatman, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Leadership, Organizational Culture, and Diversity in Work Groups and Organizations (Full- no new appr needed)
Clayton Critcher, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) The Psychology of Consumer Decision Making, Moral Judgment, and Self-insight (Open)
Ernesto Dal Bó, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Website Design for the Atlas of Archaeological Sites (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Data Development and Machine Learning for Atlas of Archaeological Sites (Open)
Robert Edelstein, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Globalization and the U.S. Economy (Open)
Paul Gertler, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Financial Inclusion and Cash Transfer Programs (Open)
David Harris, Lecturer Business, Haas School
(1) Global Lives Project: Lives in Transit Exhibit and Social Media Launch (Open)
(2) Leapfrog Democracies and Civic Technology (Open)
(3) Global Lives Project Book Proposal (Open)
Heather Haveman, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Oski Lab - Web-Scraping | Text Parsing| Machine Learning| Databases with Start-Ups and Entrepreneurs (Open)
(2) Social Stigma and Legal Threat in Cannabis Markets: Analyzing Media Coverage and Legal Statutes (Open)
(3) Chefs and Cooks: Exploring Race and Gender in Fine Dining and Food Writing (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Charter Schools and the Business Age: Web-Scraping and Text Analysis (Open)
Ming Hsu, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Neuroeconomics: Decision-Making and the Brain (Open)
(2) Big data approaches to social sciences (Full- no new appr needed)
Drew Jacoby-Senghor, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Unconscious Bias and Social Networks (Full- no new appr needed)
Zsolt Katona, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Real or Fake: Managing User Authenticity in Ad Auctions (Open)
Thomas Lee, Professor Business, Haas School
(2) Innovation Analytics (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) CPAP - Continuous Positive Air Pressure (Full- no new appr needed)
David Levine, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Safe cooking (Open)
(2) Stories and games to Improve public health (Open)
(4) Writing an Android app to promote safe childbirth (Open)
Don Moore, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Data Posting and Impact (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) The World of Bias in Decision Making (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) The Many Faces of Overconfidence (Accuracy Lab) (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Behavioral Lab Research (Open)
Adair Morse, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Financial Outcomes Relating to Monetary Policy Organization (Open)
Abhishek Nagaraj, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) "Big Data" in Weather: The Economic Impacts of Better Hurricane Prediction (Open)
(2) Analyzing Scientific Publication data (Open)
Leif Nelson, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) The Psychology of Pay-What-You-Want Pricing and Human Interaction (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Leadership in Unusual Contexts (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Enjoyment, Social Signals and Behavior Change: Understanding the Psychology of Online Social Networks (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Judgment and Decision Making (Full- no new appr needed)
Juliana Schroeder, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Psychology of Trust and Technology (Open)
(2) Communicating and Connecting with Others (Open)
(3) Dehumanization (Open)
(4) Overclaiming Credit for Group Tasks (Full- no new appr needed)
Sameer Srivastava, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Language, Space, and Culture: Understanding the Dynamics of Space on Behavior (Open)
Guo Xu, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) The Long Shadow of Colonialism: Decolonization and post-independence state capacity (Open)

Center for Race and Gender

Leti Volpp, Professor Center for Race and Gender
(1) CRG Multimedia Archive Project (Open)

Center on the Politics of Development

Thad Dunning, Professor Center on the Politics of Development
(1) Relationships of Local Development: Traditional authorities and state leaders in rural Latin America (Full- no new appr needed)

Chemistry

Ming Hammond, Professor Chemistry
(1) Developing Luminescent Biosensors for Cyclic Dinucleotides (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Applying Cyclic Dinucleotide Synthases Towards the Generation of Unnatural Cyclic Dinucleotides (Full- no new appr needed)
Evan Miller, Professor Chemistry
(1) Development and application of poly-chromatic illumination for optical microscopy of cell activity fluorescent probes. (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Assessment of electron transfer probabilities in a “molecular wire”-based optical membrane potential probe, using fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy: Quantitative approaches and image analysis. (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Quantitative imaging of live cells with simultaneous calcium and voltage potential measurements: Adaptation of Matlab scripts for spectral unmixing of multiple fluorophores. (Full- no new appr needed)

Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Julia Choucair-Vizoso, Vice Chair Center for Middle Eastern Studies
(1) Center for Middle Eastern Studies Undergraduate Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)

CITRIS

Waqas Khalid, Associate Scientist CITRIS
(1) Carbon Nanotubes based Nano-structure sensor platform for sensing applications. (Open)

City and Regional Planning

Karen Chapple, Professor City and Regional Planning
(1) The Effects of Housing Instability on Santa Clara County Residents (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Assessing the Travel Demand and Co-Benefit Impacts of Affordable Transit Oriented Developments (Open)
Moira O'Neill, Professor City and Regional Planning
(1) Rethinking School Lunch Oakland: Comprehensive School Meal Program Reform to Increase Equitable Access to Healthy Food, Establish Career Pathways in Sustainable Agriculture, and Improve Local Food Systems (Full- no new appr needed)
Carolina Reid, Professor City and Regional Planning
(1) Terner Center for Housing Innovation (Full- no new appr needed)

Classics

Todd Hickey, Professor Classics
(1) Research projects at the Center for the Tebtunis Papyri (Open)
Donald J. Mastronarde, Professor Classics
(1) Editing the Scholia to Euripides (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Gaspar Stiblinus's edition of Euripides (1562) (Open)
J. Theodore (Ted) Peña, Professor Classics
(1) The Palatine East Pottery Project (Open)
Kim Shelton, Professor Classics
(1) Nemea Center for Classical Archaeology, Database and Archive (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Petsas House: archaeological excavation and research in Mycenae, Greece (Full- no new appr needed)

Cognitive Science

Michael Ranney, Professor Cognitive Science
(1) Reasoning About Global Warming, Climate Change, (and Evolution,) and Numbers (Open)

Comparative Literature

Timothy Hampton, Professor Comparative Literature
(1) Bibliography of Critical Writing about Bob Dylan (Open)
(2) Humanities Public Affairs Researcher/Writer (Open)
Sophie Volpp, Professor Comparative Literature
(1) Preservation of Rare Books in Republican China/Objects of Western Import in Eighteenth Century China (Open)

Data Sciences, Division of

Cathryn Carson, Professor Data Sciences, Division of
(1) Learning data science (Data Science Education Program) - student experience (Open)
Anthony Suen, Data Science Fellow Data Sciences, Division of
(1) Entreprenuership (Open)
(2) Social Impact (Open)
(3) Research (Open)
(4) Infrastructure & Consulting (Open)

Earth and Planetary Science

Jim Bishop, Professor Earth and Planetary Science
(1) Water Geochemistry of the Angelo Coast Range Reserve (Not Active) (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Exploring Subsurface Carbon Dioxide Dynamics at the Angelo Coast Mountain Reserve (Not Active) (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Ocean Trace Metal Biogeochemistry (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Manga, Professor Earth and Planetary Science
(1) Monitoring California's volcanoes through their hydrology (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Imaging magma under California volcanoes with seismic attenuation (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Finding submarine volcanic eruptions using machine learning and satellites (Open)
(4) Imaging deforming magma (Open)
David Romps, Professor Earth and Planetary Science
(1) Building a tethered balloon to study atmospheric physics (Open)
Nicholas Swanson-Hysell, Professor Earth and Planetary Science
(1) Investigating Plate Tectonics 2.2 Billion Years Ago (Open)

Economics

Clair Brown, Professor Economics
(1) Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI) for California (Full- no new appr needed)
Stefano DellaVigna, Professor Economics
(1) Early-Stage Research in Behavioral Economics and Applied Micro (Open)
Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Professor Economics
(1) Effects of government spending shocks on local economy (Full- no new appr needed)
Ulrike Malmendier, Professor Economics
(1) Research in Behavioral Economics and Behavioral Finance (Open)
(2) (Ancient) Law and its Role for Financial and Economic Development (Or: Business Corporations in the Roman Republic) (Full- no new appr needed)
Edward Miguel, Professor Economics
(1) Data Sharing and Citations (Open)
Gerard Roland, Professor Economics
(1) Evolution of land property rights in history (Open)
Benjamin Schoefer, Professor Economics
(1) Empirical macroeconomic research (Full- no new appr needed)

Education

Dor Abrahamson, Professor Education
(1) Debugging Failure: Fostering Youth Academic Resilience in Computer Science (Open)
Patricia Baquedano-Lopez, Professor Education
(1) Education and Immigration of Indigenous Students : Yucatan and San Francisco (Open)
(2) Policy Research for Latinas/os affiliated with the Center for Latino Policy Research (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Transnational Processes and Practices of Return Migration: Yucatec Maya Families across Borders and Generations (Open)
Kris Gutierrez, Professor Education
(1) Ingenuity and the shaping of new participation trajectories: Examining Connected Learning through joint mediated practices in the home (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Ranney, Professor Education
(1) Reasoning About Global Warming, Climate Change, (and Evolution,) and Numbers (Open)
Alan Schoenfeld, Professor Education
(1) Powerful Mathematics Teaching and Learning (Full- no new appr needed)
Tina Trujillo, Professor Education
(1) The Role of Educational Leaders in Oakland’s Policy Landscape (Open)
Mark Wilson, Professor Education
(1) Software Quality Assurance Engineer (3 positions) (Open)
(2) Technical user manual Writer (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Market research Intern (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Supporting Scientific Practices in Elementary and Middle School Classrooms (Full- no new appr needed)

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Pieter Abbeel, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Deep Learning and Robotics (Open)
(2) Let's build some robots! (Open)
(3) Virtual Reality for Robot Tele-op (Open)
Brian A. Barsky, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Aberration Compensated Displays for Personalized Vision Correction (Open)
Jennifer Bussell, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Politics and Natural Disasters in South Asia & Africa (emphasis India) (Open)
Laurent El Ghaoui, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Deep learning for text (Open)
Jerome Feldman, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Natural Language Understanding and Communication with systems **** All positions have been filled for Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 ***** (Full- no new appr needed)
Gerald Friedland, Adjunct Assistant Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Machine Learning for Multimedia Big Data (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Piloting Audio Annotation Techniques (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Dark Data Flows and Personal Privacy (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Multimedia Big Data Field Studies (Full- no new appr needed)
Randy Katz, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) CellMate: A Responsive and Accurate Vision-based Appliance Identification System (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Social Games for Sustainability in Transportation (Open)
(3) Graph and Data Analytics for Warehouse-scale Computers (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) RISEing emission (Open)
Galateia Kazakia, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Bone structure and composition: a microCT and microFTIR study (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Investigating bone structure in clinical cohorts: biomedical image processing (Full- no new appr needed)
Sergey Levine, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Deep Robotic Learning (Open)
(2) Deep Reinforcement Learning for Autonomous Flight (Full- no new appr needed)
Sayeef Salahuddin, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Spin Transfer torque Devices as an emerging non volatile memory technology (Open)
(2) Negative Capacitance for Ultra Low Power MOSFETs (Open)
Carlo Sequin, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Modeling Geometrical Sculptures. (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Combined Probabilistic and Greedy Search in the Context of Modular Assemblies (Full- no new appr needed)
Dawn Song, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Program synthesis using deep-learning (Open)
(2) New techniques and applications in deep-learning and machine learning for security (Open)
(3) Artificial Intelligence for Data Science (Open)
(4) Blockchain and smart contracts (Open)
Laura Waller, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) computational imaging and microscopy (Full- no new appr needed)

Emma Goldman Papers

Candace Falk, Director Emma Goldman Papers
(1) The Historical Research and participation in the publication process for Emma Goldman Documentary Book Edition (Open)

Energy and Resources

David Anthoff, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Software for the economic evaluation of climate policy (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Data science software stack for julia (Open)
Duncan Callaway, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Distributed solar and electric vehicle data mapping (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Electric Systems modeling in multiple scales for high performance computing. (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Cost of off-grid and decentralized solar power systems for energy access (Full- no new appr needed)
John Harte, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Advancing and testing ecological theory (Open)
(2) Microclimate & conifer seedling establishment at multiple spatial scales (Full- no new appr needed)
Daniel Kammen, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Electric Systems Modeling in Multiple Scales for High Performance Computing (Open)
(2) Energy Systems Data Analysis to Achieve Universal Electricity Access (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Energy Systems Modeling: Mexico (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Energy Systems Modeling: USA (Full- no new appr needed)
Isha Ray, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Investigating the impact of household water treatment on drinking water quality in rural China (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Feasibility of waste to charcoal analysis (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Heat Transfer modeling of solar treatment of human feces (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Water Affordability in California's Human Right to Water (Full- no new appr needed)
Margaret Torn, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Improving predicted spatial variability of soil carbon through microbial models with data-driven parameters (Full- no new appr needed)

English

Eric Falci, Professor English
(1) The Poetics of Popular Music (Open)
Rebecca Heald, Professor English
(1) Equity and Inclusion Journalist and Change Agent for the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology (Open)
(2) Making microfluidic devices to study mitotic spindle size control (Full- no new appr needed)
Donna Jones, Professor English
(1) The Poetics of Pessimism (Open)
Bryan Wagner, Professor English
(1) Online Descriptive Catalog for Historical Records in Pointe Coupee, Louisiana (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Translating Slave Testimonies from Spanish and French (Open)
(3) Data Processing for Louisiana Slave Conspiracies Digital Mapping Project (Open)

Environmental Science, Policy and Management

Rodrigo Almeida, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Epidemiology of Xylella fastidiosa in grapevines (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Looking for multipartite viruses (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Determinants of Xylella fastidiosa host specificity (Full- no new appr needed)
James Bartolome, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Estimating carbon in mosaics of grasslands and shrublands using Ecological Site Descriptions (Full- no new appr needed)
Carl Boettiger, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Data science approaches to ecological forecasting and decision making (Open)
(2) Data Science Software Development with Applications to Ecology and Environmental Science (Open)
Justin Brashares, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Environmental Impacts of Human Development and Urbanization of Cannabis (Open)
(2) Ecology and Conservation of the Endangered Giant Kangaroo Rat in Central California (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Wildlife ecology in human dominated landscapes: deer and other large mammals in Mendocino County (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Human Wildlife Conflict: Black Bear behavior and ecology (Open)
Kathryn De Master, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Does the “food movement” include farmers and ranchers? (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Surveying California Farmers on Food Safety and Environmental Conservation Practices (Open)
Gordon Frankie, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) California Native Bees in Bay Area School Gardens (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Monitoring the Manipulation: Creating Native Bee Habitat in California Orchards (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) California Statewide Urban Native Bee Survey (Full- no new appr needed)
Rosemary Gillespie, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Dimensions In Biodiversity: Morphological and Molecular Genetic and Ecological Approaches to Community Assembly in Hawaiian Spiders and Insects (Open)
(2) Chemical Recognition Cues in an Adaptive Radiation of Hawaiian Spiders (Open)
(3) Biodiversity of beetles in the Valdivian temperate rain forests of Chile (Open)
(4) Functional evolution of spider webs on the biodiversity hotspot of Sulawesi, Indonesia (Open)
Alastair Iles, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Building Equitable and Inclusive Food Systems at UC Berkeley: Foodscape Mapping Project (Open)
(2) Web Mapping Access to Farmland for Beginning Farmers in the California Central Coast: Front and back-end development. (Open)
(3) Mechanization in Farming: The Consequences of Replacing Human Labor with Machinery (Full- no new appr needed)
Claire Kremen, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Insect Diversity in Agroecology Internship (Open)
(2) Cacao pollination & Conservation benefits of agroforestry (Open)
(3) Below- and aboveground connections in pollination (Open)
(4) Meta-analysis: ecosystem services in diversified agriculture (Open)
Luke Macaulay, Cooperative Extension Specialist Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Wildlife Camera and Botanical Data Analysis & Cleaning (Full- no new appr needed)
Patina Mendez, Lecturer Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Species distribution modeling with Caddisflies (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Freshwater aquatic insects of Strawberry Creek (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Museum Studies of Trichoptera (Caddisflies) (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Aquatic Insects of Intermittent Streams (Open)
Nicholas Mills, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Does agricultural intensification affect South American insect diversity? (Open)
(2) Can induced plant defenses limit the abundance of an invasive insect? (Open)
Céline Pallud, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Biotic and abiotic oxidation of selenium nanoparticles (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Comparing the effects of chemical and organic fertilization on soil quality and plant yield in tomato cropping systems (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Phytoremediation of Arsenic-Contaminated Soils (Open)
(4) Managing soil to control water quality in subalpine wetlands (Full- no new appr needed)
Matthew Potts, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Predictive modeling of soil organic carbon stocks in mangroves of the Americas (Open)
(2) Land degradation and restoration associated with changes in ecosystem services and functions, and human well-being and good quality of life (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Using bioindicators to assess mercury contamination and transfer from small-scale gold mining in the Peruvian Amazon (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Ecological and Human Health Consequences of Food Loss (Full- no new appr needed)
Erica Rosenblum, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Measuring the evolutionary responses of mammal communities to climate change (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Landscape genetics of Panamanian amphibian species (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) The arthropod prey and dietary niches of desert lizards (Open)
(4) Evolution of the frog skeleton using 3D data (Full- no new appr needed)
Ian Wang, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Landscape Genetics of California Salamanders (Open)
(2) Simulating genomes on landscapes (Open)
Kipling Will, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Using CalBug databasing to add new species records for the Carabid Beetles of California (Open)
(2) Effects of fire on arthropod communities in the Mount Diablo range (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Visualizing the genes behind bombardier beetles' chemical explosiveness using gland whole mount fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH) (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Understanding the evolutionary history of the hemispherical savage beetle using molecular data (Open)

Essig Museum of Entomology

Peter Oboyski, Sr. Museum Scientist Essig Museum of Entomology
(1) Insects of the world photograph collection (Open)
(2) Insect and spider survey of Sulawesi (Indonesia) (Open)
(3) Butterfly mapping (Open)
(4) Walkingstick insect colony wranglers (Open)

Ethnic Studies and Center for Latino Policy Research

David Montejano, Professor Ethnic Studies and Center for Latino Policy Research
(1) From Southern Plantation to Northern Mill, or, Traveling Along the Cotton Trail during the American Civil War (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Immigration Watch: An Ongoing Review of Important Immigration News (Full- no new appr needed)

Ethnic Studies

Evelyn Nakano Glenn, Professor Ethnic Studies
(1) Unsettling Domesticity: Native Women and U.S. Indian Policy in the San Francisco Bay Area, 1920-1940 (Open)
Laura E. Pérez, Professor Ethnic Studies
(1) Women of Color Art Projects (Open)
Chris Zepeda-Millan, Professor Ethnic Studies
(1) The 2006 Immigrant Rights Protest Wave (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Tracking International Migration Policy (Full- no new appr needed)

Folklore Program

Folklore Archivist, Archivist Folklore Program
(1) Folklore Archive URAP (Open)

French

Carla Shapreau, Lecturer French
(1) Historical Reconstruction Regarding Musical Losses During the Nazi Era (Dutch, German, and French Translations needed; fluency required) (Open)

Lisa Garcia Bedolla, Professor
(1) Local Governments and Climate Change in California (Full- no new appr needed)

Geography

Laurel Larsen, Professor Geography
(1) Land use/land cover analysis in the West African Sahel (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Influence of coastal marshes on sedimentation (Full- no new appr needed)
Robert Rhew, Professor Geography
(1) Soils and atmospheric chemistry (Open)
(2) Expanding field research opportunities in the eastern Sierras (Open)
(3) Mapping air toxics (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Climate change in the eastern Sierra (Open)

German

Jeroen Dewulf, Professor German
(1) European Studies Research Assistant (Open)
Carla Shapreau, Lecturer German
(1) Historical Reconstruction Regarding Musical Losses During the Nazi Era (Dutch, German, and French Translations needed; fluency required) (Open)

Globalization and Information Technology,Berkeley Center for (IGS)

Michel Laguerre, Professor Globalization and Information Technology,Berkeley Center for (IGS)
(1) Twin Cities in the Global Age (Open)

Health Research for Action

Carrie Graham, Senior Research Associate Health Research for Action
(1) Health Care Reform in California: Evaluation of California's Dual (Medicare/Medicaid) Financial Alignment Demonstration (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Moving Towards Uniform Statewide Reporting: Evaluating California Adult Protective Services’ Readiness to Participate in the National Adult Maltreatment Reporting System (Full- no new appr needed)

Hearst Museum of Anthropology

Michael Black, Head of Research and Information Hearst Museum of Anthropology
(1) Georeferencing Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Site Stratigraphy and Chronology Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Retrospective Cataloging Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)
Leslie Freund, Collections Manager Hearst Museum of Anthropology
(1) Collections Apprenticeship (Open)
(2) North American Collections Apprenticeship (Open)
(3) Zooarchaeological Resources Survey (Open)
(4) Zooarchaeological Assemblages Preliminary Analysis (Open)
Benjamin Porter, Professor Hearst Museum of Anthropology
(1) Encouraging Deep Learning about Culture at the Hearst Museum of Anthropology: Studies of Our Visitors and Surrounding Community (Open)
(2) Marketing & Design Apprenticeship (Open)
(3) Registration Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)

History

Candace Falk, Director History
(1) The Historical Research and participation in the publication process for Emma Goldman Documentary Book Edition (Open)
Elizabeth Honig, Professor History
(1) Brueg(h)el Family Research Websites: Pieter Bruegel (Open)
(2) Living/Lodging/Dwelling in Renaissance England (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Rubens bibliography (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Poster for DH Faire: Humanists on the Move (Full- no new appr needed)
Peter Zinoman, Professor History
(1) An Analysis of the Ken Burns/Lynn Novick Documentary Film "The Vietnam War" (Open)

Information, School of

David Bamman, Professor Information, School of
(1) Machine learning for the computational humanities (Open)

Institute of European Studies

Carla Shapreau, Lecturer Institute of European Studies
(1) Music Material Culture and Nazi-Era Losses (Open)

Integrative Biology

David Ackerly, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Forest responses to climate change in Northern California (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Phenology dynamics in California grassland communities (Open)
(3) Relationships among climatic tolerance, trait evolution and diversification in the California flora (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Genetic architecture and phenotypic variation in blue oaks (Full- no new appr needed)
Doris Bachtrog, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The role of sex chromosomes in aging: does the Y chromosome contribute to a shorter male lifespan? (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) The genetics of behavioral isolation in Drosophila (Open)
(3) Mechanisms and evolution of heterochromatin formation in early development (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Speciation genetics and evolution of reproductive incompatibilities in Drosophila (Open)
Bruce Baldwin, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Phylogenomics and cryptic diversity in parasitic Orobanche (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Biogeography and taxonomy of flax (Linum: Linaceae) (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Computational evolutionary biology / phylogenetic modeling (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Evolutionary ecology of the rock daisies (Peritylinae; Asteraceae). (Open)
Mike Boots, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Co-infection dynamics in changing environments (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Plasticity of Resistance - Does Host Crowding Influence Resistance to Viral Infection in Plodia? (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Maternal versus Paternal Contributions to Trans-generational Immune Priming (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Dispersal Rates - Do Host Genetics Influence Dispersal Distances/Rates in Plodia? (Full- no new appr needed)
George A. Brooks, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Aging Research, Project 1: Center for Research and Education on Aging (CREA) Research Projects (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Exercise Metabolism, Project 2: Stable Isotopes in the Study of Metabolism (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Exercise Metabolism, Project 3: Regulation of Muscle Cell Membrane Lactate Transporter Protein Expression (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Project 4: Metabolic Adaptions following Traumatic Brain Injury (Open)
Roy Caldwell, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Behavior of Stomatopod Crustaceans (Open)
(2) The development and early behavior of octopuses. (Open)
Robert Dudley, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) How do hummingbirds breathe, drink, and fly at the same time? (Open)
(2) A Global Estimate for Insect Biomass (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Biomechanics of Gliding in Arboreal Geckos (Open)
(4) Analyzing Variation in Bird Wing Bone (Open)

OLAC

Christie Ferrecchia, DVM, Integrative Biology OLAC
(1) Apprenticeship in Laboratory Animal Medicine with Veterinary Staff (Full- no new appr needed)

Integrative Biology

Paul Fine, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Molecular phylogenetics of Protium (Burseraceae) (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Molecular phylogenetics and phylogeography of the beaked hazelnuts (Corylus cornuta, Betulaceae) (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) The role of climate and geology on the phylogenetic beta diversity patterns of Amazonian tree communities (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Identification of tropical trees using drone images (Full- no new appr needed)
Seth Finnegan, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The Evolution of Mollusk Shell Ornamentation as a Defense against Predation (Open)
(2) Environmental and Ecological Change in Coastal Marine California from the Pleistocene to today (Open)
(3) Effects of the Uplift of the Isthmus of Panama on the Ecology, Evolution, and Extinction of Caribbean Bivalves (Open)
(4) Which Factors determine Biodiversity and Body Size Patterns in Crustaceans? (Open)
Mimi Koehl, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Biomechanics of how organisms interact with their physical environments: How turbulent water flow and waves in the ocean affect marine organisms, how protozoan predators and prey swim and interact, and more... (Full- no new appr needed)
Britt Koskella, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The costs and benefits of using phage cocktails to treat a bacterial plant pathogen (Full- no new appr needed)
Cynthia Looy, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) California floras and palynofloras, past and present (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Ecology and evolution of Cretaceous tropical forests (Full- no new appr needed)
Charles Marshall, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Biogeography and paleoecology of epeiric seaways (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) The evolutionary and ecological origins of the Hawaiian flora (Open)
(3) Explaining the bizarre biogeography of cycads (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) The footprint of extinction on phylogenies (Full- no new appr needed)
Brent Mishler, Professor Integrative Biology
(2) Spatial phylogenetic diversity in the Mojave National Preserve (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Uncovering the genetic sex of clonal Syntrichia desert mosses (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Presentation of Scientific Findings (Open)
Nipam Patel, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Using gynandromorphs to explore the development of insect wings (Open)
(4) Development of Structural Colors in Butterflies (Open)
Mary E. Power, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Food webs in rivers and watersheds/Eyes on the Eel (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Distribution and toxicity of cyanobacteria in rivers of the California North Coast (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Phenology of Stream Food Webs for Juvenile Salmonids in Northern California (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Shapira, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The role of environmentally-acquired gut microbes in host adaptation to environmental stress (Open)
(2) Age-dependent interactions between C. elegans stress signaling and a regulator of longevity (Open)
Ellen Simms, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Have invasive rhizobia escaped their bacteriophage enemies? (Open)
(2) Non-rhizobia in legume nodules and their use as biofertilizers (Open)
(3) Drivers of Legume Invasions in the Bay Area (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Mutualism theory predicts how legumes influence biodiversity-ecosystem function relationships under global change (Full- no new appr needed)
Wayne Sousa, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Population dynamics of bloom-forming algae in San Francisco Bay (Open)
(2) Effects of non-native plant invasions on the diversity, species composition, and trophic structure of grassland invertebrate assemblages (Open)
(3) Ecology and physiology of parasitic plants (Open)
(4) Herbivory and nutrient cycling after chaparral fire (Open)
Noah Whiteman, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Reproductive trait evolution and the invasion of novel habitats (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Multimodal chemosensory reception in herbivorous insects (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) The consequences of hybridization on plant defenses and herbivory (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) The role of gut bacteria in the evolution of herbivory (Open)
Caroline Williams, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Carry over effects of snow on willow leaf beetles (Open)
(2) Life history trade-offs in the field and the laboratory (Open)
(3) Cross-seasonal consequences of winter metabolism – mitochondrial metabolism and nutrient flux through glycolysis and gluconeogenesis (Open)

International and Area Studies

Khalid Kadir, Lecturer International and Area Studies
(1) The Political Economy of the University of California (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Public Universities as Free Speech Battlegrounds (Open)
Clare Talwalker, Lecturer International and Area Studies
(1) Universal Basic Income discursive context in India (Open)

International Studies, Institute of

Christine Trost, Associate Director International Studies, Institute of
(1) Mobilizing the Right: A Study of Rare Audio and Visual Recordings Used for Recruitment and Mobilization in the 1960s (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) FBI FOIA Digitization Project (Open)

Jurisprudence and Social Policy

Calvin Morrill, Professor Jurisprudence and Social Policy
(1) Politics of Personhood: Child Welfare Agencies and the Growth of Perinatal Protective Policies (Open)
Rachel Stern, Professor Jurisprudence and Social Policy
(1) Judicial Transparency in China (Full- no new appr needed)

Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning

Iryna Dronova, Professor Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning
(1) Spatial characteristics of built environment to understand environmental and health impacts of urban sprawl (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Discovering post-restoration ecosysten dynamics of restored wetlands (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Urban bird diversity patterns in the East San Francisco Bay (Full- no new appr needed)

Latin American Studies, Center for

Harley Shaiken, Professor Latin American Studies, Center for
(1) North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta): Challenges and opportunities (Open)
(2) US Labor: new approaches to organizing (Open)

Law

Eric Biber, Professor Law
(1) Getting it Right: Examining the Local Land Use Entitlement Process in California to Inform Policy and Process (Open)
Richard Buxbaum, Professor Law
(1) Postwar Accountability (Open)
Sean Farhang, Professor Law
(1) Jucicial Opinions from U.S. Court of Appeals on Issues Affecting Access to the Civil Justice System (Open)
(2) The Congressional Choice of Courts versus Agencies to Implement Law (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Media Coverage of the Supreme Court (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Who Governs the Federal Reserve? The Reserve Banks and the Politics of Central Bank Appointments (Full- no new appr needed)
Anne Joseph O'Connell, Professor Law
(1) Stand-Ins: The Causes and Consequences of Temporary Leaders in Government, Business and Education (Open)
Sonia Katyal, Professor Law
(1) Transgender Law and Sexuality Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Advertising, Branding and Art (Open)
(3) Gender and Technology (Open)
Michael Kiparsky, Associate Director Law
(1) Innovation, science, and policy in water resources (Open)
(2) Impacts and adaptation to climate change in California water resources (Full- no new appr needed)
Alexa Koenig, Executive Director Law
(1) Human Rights Digital Archive (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Human Rights Investigations Lab (Open)
Katerina Linos, Professor Law
(1) Digital Refuge: Examining Online Refugee Communities in Europe (Open)
Kristin Luker, Professor Law
(1) The History of Contraception and Abortion in the United States (Full- no new appr needed)
David Oppenheimer, Professor Law
(1) The transformation of affirmative action in the United States, from remedy to diversity management. (Full- no new appr needed)
Victoria Plaut, Professor Law
(1) Mitigating the Double Bind in Computer Science: A Sociocultural Narrative Intervention (Open)

Legal Studies

James Rule, Lecturer Legal Studies
(1) Research for book Taking Privacy Seriously (Open)

Linguistics

Ronelle Alexander, Professor Linguistics
(1) Bulgarian Dialectology as Living Tradition (Open)
Andrew Garrett, Professor Linguistics
(1) Karuk language transcription and text editing (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Describing and cataloging archival linguistics documentation (Full- no new appr needed)
James Matisoff, Professor Linguistics
(1) Window onto a Vanished World: translation and analysis of Lahu texts from Thailand in the 1960's (Full- no new appr needed)
Eve Sweetser, Professor Linguistics
(1) Co-speech gestures accompanying use of conditionals and modals (Open)
(2) Integrated metaphor description project - metaphors for cancer and cancer treatment. (Open)

Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life

Francesco Spagnolo, Curator Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
(1) The Jewish World and the #DigitalHumanities | The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (Open)
(2) Digital Bridges: (In)Visible Archives and Public Repertoires | The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (Open)

Mathematics

Rainer Sachs, Professor Mathematics
(1) Modeling cancer risk for astronauts on Mars missions or other extended voyages above low earth orbit. (Open)
(2) Applications of synergy theory (Open)

Mechanical Engineering

Alice Agogino, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Design for Social Impact (Check back for status)
(2) Human-Centered Design Methods (Check back for status)
(3) Design for the Future (3 Projects Available: Samsung, Renault, and Cyber-Security) (Check back for status)
(4) Deep Reinforcement Learning and Control for Tensegrity Robotics (Check back for status)
Reza Alam, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) The UC Berkeley Wave Carpet - Development of an innovative Wave Energy Converter (1. Design, 2. Mechatronics) (Open)
(2) Design and fabrication of a swimming robot in highly viscous fluids (Open)
(3) Developing a noise-map for the city of Berkeley (Open)
(4) Hydraulic Heat Engine with Ferrofluid Liquid Displacer (Open)
Liwei Lin, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Atomic Layer Deposition System Design (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Hydraulic-analogy transistors for integrated microfluidic circuitry (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Photocatalytic Water Splitting (Open)
(4) 3D Printing for Microfluidics (Open)
Simo Makiharju, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) OpenBubble: Image based Bubble and Droplet Sizing (Open)

Media Studies

Edward Timke, Lecturer Media Studies
(1) French-American Woman Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Circulating American Magazines Project (Open)
(3) Satirical Advertising History Project (Full- no new appr needed)

Middle Eastern Studies, Center for

Emily Gottreich, Professor Middle Eastern Studies, Center for
(1) Center for Middle Eastern Studies Undergraduate Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Jewish Morocco: From Pre-Islamic to Post-Colonial times (Full- no new appr needed)

Molecular and Cell Biology

David Bilder, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Molecular Mechanisms of Tissue Morphogenesis in the Drosophila Ovary (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Planar Cell Polarity in the Drosophila Follicle (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Tumor-host interactions in Drosophila melanogaster (Full- no new appr needed)
Gloria Brar, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Probing translational regulation in yeast meiosis (Full- no new appr needed)
Abby Dernburg, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Exploring the diversity of meiotic mechanisms. (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Nuclear envelope organization during meiosis (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Regulation of meiosis in Pristionchus pacificus. (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Regulation of meiotic recombination (Full- no new appr needed)
Richard Harland, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Genetic Analysis of the neural development of Xenopus laevis (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Biological Sciences - Breakthroughs Research Assistant (Open)
(4) Exploring how tissue mechanics and multicellular dynamics shape tissues during organ formation (Full- no new appr needed)
Rebecca Heald, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Equity and Inclusion Journalist and Change Agent for the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Making microfluidic devices to study mitotic spindle size control (Full- no new appr needed)
Lin He, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Characterizing the Potential Roles of Retrotransposons in Murine Preimplantation Development and Stem Cell Potency (Full- no new appr needed)
Nicole King, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Cellular and biophysical principles of choanoflagellate colony morphogenesis (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Microbial interactions with a close relative of animals (Full- no new appr needed)
John Kuriyan, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Molecular mechanism for the regulation of activation in calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II (CaMKII) (Open)
(2) Molecular Dynamics Simulation in Structure-Function Studies of T Cell Signaling (Open)
(3) Structural and functional studies of Son of Sevenless protein from choanoflagellate (Open)
(4) Activation of the EGF receptor: Structural coupling through the transmembrane helix to release inhibition at the membrane (Full- no new appr needed)
Will Ludington, Research Fellow Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Machine learning in the microbiome (Full- no new appr needed)
Craig Miller, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Genetic analysis of head skeletal evolution (Open)
(2) Evolutionary genetics of local California stickleback populations (Open)
(3) Developmental biology of head skeletal evolution (Open)
Eva Nogales, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(3) Structure-function studies of large macromolecular complexes using biochemistry and cryo-electron microscopy (Full- no new appr needed)
Nipam Patel, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Using gynandromorphs to explore the development of insect wings (Open)
(4) Development of Structural Colors in Butterflies (Open)
Steven Brenner, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Global human gene expression regulation by nonsense-mediated mRNA decay (computational biology). (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Analysis of human whole exome sequencing data to identify causative variants in newborn screening for primary immunodeficiencies (computational biology) (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Automatic identification of protein domains (Open)
(4) Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation (CAGI) (Full- no new appr needed)

Museum of Paleontology

Mark Goodwin, Assistant Director Museum of Paleontology
Lisa White, Assistant Director of the UCMP Museum of Paleontology
(1) Museum & Science Journalist (Full- no new appr needed)

Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

Carla Cicero, Staff Curator Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Advanced Preparation Techniques at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Open)
(2) Geographic Variation in Birds of Western North America (Open)
Chris Conroy, Staff Curator Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Genomics of the California vole (Microtus californicus) and related rodents (Open)
Christina Fidler, Museum Archivist Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Archives Preservation Apprentice at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Open)
(2) Archives Digitization Apprentice at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) CalDay Exhibit Apprentice at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Open)
(4) Historic Collections assistant (Open)
Michelle Koo, Staff Curator Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Biodiversity Informatics and GIS Apprenticeship at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Communication/ Outreach apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Archival Apprenticeship at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Full- no new appr needed)
Eileen Lacey, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Social structure of Highland tuco-tucos (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Nachman, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) The genetic basis of speciation in house mice (Open)
Carol Spencer, Staff Curator Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Curatorial Apprentice: Exploring Biodiversity, Curation, and Specimen Preparation in Natural History Collections at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Open)
David Wake, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) AmphibiaWeb: An Informatics System for Amphibian Conservation Biology (Full- no new appr needed)

Music

Jocelyne Guilbault, Professor Music
(1) “We Jammin’ Still”: Music and Partying in a Time of Violence (Open)

Nanomechanical Systems, (COINS) Center for Integrated

Liwei Lin, Professor Nanomechanical Systems, (COINS) Center for Integrated
(1) Atomic Layer Deposition System Design (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Hydraulic-analogy transistors for integrated microfluidic circuitry (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Photocatalytic Water Splitting (Open)
(4) 3D Printing for Microfluidics (Open)

Near Eastern Studies

Laurie Pearce, Lecturer Near Eastern Studies
(1) Ancient Texts, Modern Tools and Technologies (Open)

Neuroscience Institute, Helen Wills

Mark D'Esposito, Professor Neuroscience Institute, Helen Wills
(1) Network mechanisms of cognitive control (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Reorganization of functional brain networks following brain injury (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Neural mechanisms of working memory (Open)
(4) Brain network predictors of cognitive performance and training-related gains (Full- no new appr needed)
John Flannery, Professor Neuroscience Institute, Helen Wills
(1) Gene Therapy for Retinal Disease (Open)
Michael Silver, Professor Neuroscience Institute, Helen Wills
(1) Individual differences in visual perception following cholinergic enhancement (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Prediction’s role in perceptual selection during binocular rivalry (Open)
(3) Cognitive and Brain-state Training (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Neural mechanisms of degraded vision (amblyopia) (Full- no new appr needed)

Nuclear Engineering

Bethany Goldblum, Research Engineer Nuclear Engineering
(1) Neutron Detection for Nuclear Security Applications (Open)
(2) Serious Games: Nuclear Weapons in Alternate Effect Regimes (Open)
(3) Data Analytics for Wireless Sensor Networks (Open)
(4) Nuclear Forensics in Synthetic Urban Debris (Open)

Optometry

Lu Chen, Professor Optometry
(1) Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Blood and Lymphatic Vessel Formation (Open)
Susana Chung, Professor Optometry
(1) Mechanism underlying visual processing in people with visual impairment (Open)
(2) Plasticity of the visual system following vision loss (Open)
(3) Face and Object Recognition: Normal and Low Vision (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Feature detection and enhancement in peripheral vision (Open)
Suzanne Fleiszig, Professor Optometry
(1) Genetic knockouts of Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Fluorescent reporter strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa for monitoring gene expression during corneal infection (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Adsorption of protective glycoprotein (FRIT) from Human tears to contact lens (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Studying Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection using corneal epithelial cells (Full- no new appr needed)
Xiaohua Gong, Professor Optometry
(1) Molecular genetics and cellular biology of eye development and disease (Open)
Karsten Gronert, Professor Optometry
(1) Role of protective lipid mediators in privileged inflammatory/reparative response of the eye. (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Mass Spectrometry-based lipidomic analysis (Open)
Dennis Levi, Professor Optometry
(1) Mechanisms of normal and amblyopic spatial vision (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Neural correlates of superior attentional abilities following video game training (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Recovery of 3D-depth perception for patients with degraded vision (amblyopia) (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Recovering stereopsis in adults through 3D Virtual Reality perceptual training (Full- no new appr needed)
Nancy McNamara, Professor Optometry
(1) The Pathogenesis of Dry Eye in Patients with Autoimmune Disease (Full- no new appr needed)
Teresa Puthussery, Professor Optometry
(1) Studying the impact of photoreceptor degeneration on retinal synapses (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Using semi-automated image analysis to classify the output neurons of the human retina (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Silver, Professor Optometry
(1) Individual differences in visual perception following cholinergic enhancement (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Prediction’s role in perceptual selection during binocular rivalry (Open)
(3) Cognitive and Brain-state Training (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Neural mechanisms of degraded vision (amblyopia) (Full- no new appr needed)
William Taylor, Professor Optometry
(1) Immunohistochemical analysis of genetically identified inhibitory interneurons in the mammalian retina (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Designing more natural visual stimuli to probe the function of retinal circuits (Full- no new appr needed)
Christine Wildsoet, Professor Optometry
(1) Why eyes become myopic or short-sighted? Understanding changes in the periphery of the eye during normal and abnormal (e.g., myopic) eye growth. (Open)
(2) Myopia development in young guinea pigs and influence of intraocular pressure (IOP) lowering drugs on myopia progression and related pathology. (Open)
(3) High resolution imaging of the back layers of the human eye - what makes the difference between near sighted (myopic) and normal (emmetropic) eyes and changes with optical defocus and near vision tasks. (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Do myopes spend less time outdoors and what do they look at - Three projects involving 1) wearable light sensors/activity monitors, 2) digitally recording the visual environment, and 3) assessment of near focussing accuracy and eye movements during reading. (Open)

Oral History Center of UC

David Dunham, Project Manager Oral History Center of UC
(1) Rosie the Riveter / World War II Home Front Oral History Project (Open)

Physics

Na Ji, Professor Physics
(1) Imaging neural activity in the brain in vivo (Open)
(2) Probing perception and learning in the brain with head-fixed behaving mouse assays (Open)
Yury Kolomensky, Professor Physics
(1) Particle Identification with a Straw Tracker (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Position Reconstruction with the Mu2e Straw Tracker Prototype (Full- no new appr needed)
Adrian Lee, Professor Physics
(1) Research in Cosmology Instrumentation (Open)
(2) Research in Cosmic Microwave Background at LBNL (Open)
(3) Instrumentation Development for next generation Cosmic Microwave Background experiment at LBNL (Open)
Kam-Biu Luk, Professor Physics
(1) Neutrino Physics (Open)
(2) Impacts of Neutrinos on Cosmology (Open)
Saul Perlmutter, Professor Physics
(1) Measuring the Acceleration of the Universe and Dark Energy with Type Ia Supernovae (Full- no new appr needed)
Bernard Sadoulet, Professor Physics
(1) Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education and Outreach Program Coordination (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Multiplexed Detector Readout System Design For Radio Frequency Cryogenic Dark Matter Detectors (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Cryogenic Detector Development (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education and Outreach Program Data Analysis (Full- no new appr needed)
Marjorie Shapiro, Professor Physics
(1) Research on Precision Silicon Position Sensors for the LHC and Data Analysis and Simulation Studies for Present and Future Collider Experiments (Open)
(2) Imaging Lost Voices: High Resolution Optical Scanning of Historical Sound Recordings (Open)
(3) Restoration of Early Native American Sound Recordings (Open)
(4) Math and Physical Sciences - Breakthroughs Research Assistant (Open)

Plant and Microbial Biology

Barbara Baker, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) MicroRNA Regulation of Plant Innate Immunity (Open)
Benjamin Blackman, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Functional Genetics of Sunflower and Monkeyflower (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Genetics of Adaptation to Seasonal Cues in Monkeyflowers (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Circadian Clocks and Plant Development (Open)
(4) Genetics of Floral Pigmentation Patterns (Full- no new appr needed)
Steven Brenner, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Global human gene expression regulation by nonsense-mediated mRNA decay (computational biology). (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Analysis of human whole exome sequencing data to identify causative variants in newborn screening for primary immunodeficiencies (computational biology) (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Automatic identification of protein domains (Open)
(4) Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation (CAGI) (Full- no new appr needed)
Devin Coleman-Derr, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Drought tolerance mediated through plant-adapted microbial communities (Open)
Sarah Hake, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Developmental Processes In Plants (Open)
Frank Harmon, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Project 1: What genes control the plant circadian clock's interaction with its temperature environment? (Open)
(2) Project 2: Mapping interaction contacts between plant circadian clock proteins. (Open)
(3) Project 3: Characterizing the maize circadian clock with mutants. (Full- no new appr needed)
Peggy G. Lemaux, Cooperative Extension Specialist Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Increased Bioenergy Production in C4 Cereal Crops and Grasses (Open)
Jennifer Lewis, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Plant innate immunity in response to bacterial pathogens (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Programming tools to understand plant-pathogen interactions (Full- no new appr needed)
Krishna Niyogi, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Regulation of Photosynthetic Light Harvesting and Energy Conversion (Full- no new appr needed)
Mary Wildermuth, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Salicylic acid biosynthesis and regulation in Arabidopsis (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Elucidation of host plant and powdery mildew factors controlling powdery mildew growth on Arabidopsis (Open)

Political Science

Vinod Aggarwal, Professor Political Science
(1) Linking Trade, Traditional Security and Human Security - Cyber Industrial Policy; Disaster Management (Open)
(2) Web Page and Publication Design (Open)
(3) Assistant Managing Editor, Business and Politics (Full- no new appr needed)
Christopher Ansell, Professor Political Science
(1) The Post-Socialist European City: Transitions, Variation, and Capacities (Open)
(2) Cities in the European Union (Open)
Leonardo Arriola, Professor Political Science
(1) African Studies Research Assistant (Open)
(2) Program on Security Institutions and Violent Instability (Police) (Open)
Mark Bevir, Professor Political Science
(1) Multiculturalism in Britain (Open)
Jennifer Bussell, Professor Political Science
(1) Politics and Natural Disasters in South Asia & Africa (emphasis India) (Open)
Pradeep Chhibber, Professor Political Science
(1) Historical origins of religious violence in India (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Decentralized Governance and Human Development (Full- no new appr needed)
Ruth Collier, Professor Political Science
(1) Creating Partisans: New Political Parties and Social Movements in Latin America (Open)
(2) Work and Politics in the Digital Economy (Full- no new appr needed)
Lowell Dittmer, Professor Political Science
(1) Chinese National Identity (Open)
(2) China, the US, and the Taiwan Strait Embroilment (Open)
Thad Dunning, Professor Political Science
(1) Relationships of Local Development: Traditional authorities and state leaders in rural Latin America (Full- no new appr needed)
Sean Gailmard, Professor Political Science
(1) Property Tax Rates and the Long-run Distribution of Wealth in the Early U.S. South (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Amnesty and Loyalty in the Postbellum South (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) A Natural Experiment on the Economic and Political Behavior of 1901 Oklahoma Land Lottery Winners (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) DeepCensus: A Framework for Automated Transcription of Handwritten Information within Historical Census Manuscripts (Full- no new appr needed)
Aila Matanock, Professor Political Science
(1) Conflict, Crime, and Intervention (Open)
(2) Making Migrations: The Strategic Use of Population Displacement in Civil Conflicts (Open)
(3) Program on Security Institutions and Violent Instability (Constitutional Legal Frameworks) (Open)
Michaela Mattes, Professor Political Science
(1) Program on Security Institutions and Violent Instability (Military) (Open)
(2) Peace Deals as Counterinsurgency: Explaining Variation in Military Power- Sharing (Open)
(3) Apologies in International Politics (Open)
Kevin O'Brien, Professor Political Science
(1) Sources and Impact of Vague Policy Language in China’s Intergovernmental Communication (Full- no new appr needed)
Alison Post, Professor Political Science
(1) The Effects of Urbanization and City Size on Political Attitudes, Behavior, and State Strength in the Global South (Open)
Jasjeet Sekhon, Professor Political Science
(1) Donor Networks in American Politics (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Developing Machine Learning Algorithms For Causal Inference In Big Data (Full- no new appr needed)
Steven Vogel, Professor Political Science
(1) Market Governance in the United States and Japan (Open)

Psychology

Sonia Bishop, Professor Psychology
(1) (1) Biased priors or inference in depressed and anxious individuals? (Open)
(2) Biases in planning and counterfactual reasoning in decision making (Open)
(3) Effort based decision-making (Open)
Silvia Bunge, Professor Psychology
(1) The neurocognitive development of reasoning and memory: a simultaneous eyetracking and fMRI investigation. (Open)
(2) Lateralization in reasoning (Open)
Joseph Campos, Professor Psychology
(1) Activity and Psychological Development (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Infant Responding to Discrete Emotions (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Infant walking and language development (Open)
(4) Interest: an important (but largely forgotten) emotion in infancy (Full- no new appr needed)
Dana Carney, Professor Psychology
(1) Self-Control and Status; Politics, Race, & Political Correctness (Open)
(2) Nonverbal behavior, power, ststus, unconscious bias, and social networks (Open)
(3) Authenticity and Ego-centric Social Network Research (2 Projects) (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Group Newcomers; Power; Status; Social Groups (Open)
Anne Collins, Professor Psychology
(1) Learning and generalization (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Working memory and reward-based learning during adolescence (Open)
(3) Modeling working memory and reward-based learning (Full- no new appr needed)
Alison Gopnik, Professor Psychology
(1) Cross-Cultural Social and Causal Reasoning in Young Children (Open)
(2) Cognitive Development Research on Causal Reasoning, Relational Understanding, Imitation, and Imaginative Play (Open)
(3) Change Machines & Turtle Game (Open)
(4) Exploratory Decision-Making Across Development (Open)
Tom Griffiths, Professor Psychology
(1) Computational models of human cognition (Full- no new appr needed)
Richard Ivry, Professor Psychology
(1) Sensorimotor coordination in healthy and neurologically impaired humans (Open)
(2) Developing new technologies and games to study sensorimotor coordination and learning (Open)
Lucia Jacobs, Professor Psychology
(1) Olfactory Navigation and Decision Making (Full- no new appr needed)
Sheri Johnson, Professor Psychology
(1) Creativity, learning, and decision making in bipolar disorder (Open)
(2) Learn to conduct fMRI scans (Open)
(3) Approach Motivation and Cognitive Control (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Anger Intervention Study (Full- no new appr needed)
Ann Kring, Professor Psychology
(1) Motivation and Emotional Expression in Schizophrenia (Open)
(2) Behavioral Correlates of Reappraisal and Motivation (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Emotion Regulation and Health Behaviors in Everyday Life (Full- no new appr needed)
Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton, Professor Psychology
(1) Improving Intergroup Relations in the Digital Age (Full- no new appr needed)
Don Moore, Professor Psychology
(1) Data Posting and Impact (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) The World of Bias in Decision Making (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) The Many Faces of Overconfidence (Accuracy Lab) (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Behavioral Lab Research (Open)
Mahesh Srinivasan, Professor Psychology
(1) Research on Children's Linguistic and Cognitive Development (Open)
(2) Computational Modeling of Child Language (Open)
(3) Trajectories of Linguistic Complexity in Child- and Adult-directed Speech (Open)
(4) What counts as math? Math Cognition and Learning (Open)
Frederic Theunissen, Professor Psychology
(1) Vocal Communication in the Spotted Hyena. (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Investigating intelligibility and quality of noisy speech following noise reduction. (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) 3D Reconstruction of the Avian Auditory System. (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Perception of Communication Calls in the Zebra Finch (Open)
Matthew Walker, Professor Psychology
(1) Influence of transcranial magnetic stimulation on memory consolidation during sleep (Full- no new appr needed)
Fei Xu, Professor Psychology
(1) Research on Infants' and Children's Cognitive Development (Open)
Qing Zhou, Professor Psychology
(1) Language, Emotion, and Development Project (Psychology Department, Zhou Culture and Family Study Lab, UC-Berkeley) (Open)
(2) Kids and Family Project: A Longitudinal Study on Socio-emotional and Academic Development of Chinese American Children in Immigrant Families (Full- no new appr needed)

Public Health

Lisa Barcellos, Professor Public Health
(1) Genetic, epigenetic and environmental exposure studies in autoimmune disease (Open)
(2) Identifying regulatory networks and potential targets of myopia using genome-wide expression profiling data (Full- no new appr needed)
Gertrude C. Buehring, Professor Public Health
(1) Investigation of a possible viral etiology of breast cancer (Full- no new appr needed)
Julianna Deardorff, Professor Public Health
(1) Early adversity shapes adolescent risk behavior trajectories in Mexican Americans (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) A Qualitative Exploration of Minority Stress and Psychosocial Resources among Trans, Genderqueer and Non-Binary Adolescents (Full- no new appr needed)
Binh Diep, Professor Public Health
(1) Novel Immunotherapies for Treatment of Invasive Staphylococcal Infections (Full- no new appr needed)
Lia Fernald, Professor Public Health
(1)  Cleaning data sets on Child Development in Latin America (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Systematic review the impact of CCTs on child growth and development (Open)
(3) Common Application Software (CAS) India (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Child Development in Bangladesh (Full- no new appr needed)
Brent Fulton, Associate Director Public Health
(1) Health Economics Research of Hospital Systems (Open)

Public Health; Div of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology

Eva Harris, Professor Public Health; Div of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology
(1) Protection from dengue pathogenesis mediated by anti-NS1 antibodies (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Investigating Molecular Determinants of Flavivirus NS1 pathogenesis (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Investigating molecular mechanisms of dengue virus NS1 disruption of the glycocalyx-like layer of human endothelial cells (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Dengue Virus Nonstructural Protein 1 (NS1) Increases Endothelial Permeability in Vitro: Deciphering the Role of Intercellular Junction Proteins (Full- no new appr needed)

Public Health

Denise Herd, Professor Public Health
(1) Changes in the Portrayal of Gender and Sexuality in Rap Music (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Racial Differences in Trends of Marijuana Use (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Changes in Alcohol Use in Hispanic Youth (Open)
(4) The Role of Alcohol, Racial Differences in US Coming of Age Movies (Open)
Susan Ivey, Professor Public Health
(1) Exploring chlamydia screening and contraception disparities among low income patients in the SF Bay Area (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Colorectal cancer screening among South Asians in the Bay Area (Full- no new appr needed)
Barbara Laraia, Professor Public Health
(1) National Growth and Health Study (NGHS) Data and survey assistance (Full- no new appr needed)
Fenyong Liu, Professor Public Health
(1) Studies of Nucleic Acid-based Agents for Inhibition of Viral Replication (Open)
Kristine Madsen, Professor Public Health
(1) Reducing obesity and sugary drink consumption: Policy, community, and economic based approaches (Open)
(2) Technology and Design Innovation to Support 21st Century School Nutrition SFUSD and UC Berkeley (Open)
Mahasin Mujahid, Professor Public Health
(1) Rethinking School Lunch: Comprehensive School Meal Program Reform to Increase Equitable Access to Healthy Food, Establish Career Pathways in Sustainable Agriculture, and Improve Local Food Systems (Open)
(2) Health Disparities in Cardiovascular Disease Risk: From Genes to Neighborhoods (Open)
Amani Nuru-Jeter, Professor Public Health
(1) How do White and African American Women Experience Racial Discrimination: A Qualitative Inquiry (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) The Use of Race and Socioeconomic Position as Variables in Public Health an Epidemiologic Research: A Systematic Review (Open)
(3) Exploring the URM Pre-med Experience in the UC System (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Today’s Experiences, Tomorrow’s Health: Exploring Gentrification and its Relation to Health from a Residential Perspective (Melody Esther Tulier) (Full- no new appr needed)
Emily Ozer, Professor Public Health
(1) Adolescent Health and Development Research (Full- no new appr needed)
Daniel Perlman, Director Public Health
(1) Pathways to Choice: Delaying Age of Marriage through Girl-Child Education in Niger and Northern Nigeria (Open)
Le Phuoc, Professor Public Health
(1) HEAL Initiative Global Health Fellowship Program -- Book Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) HEAL Initiative Global Health Fellowship Program -- Mentorship Model Research (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Homelessness and Adolescence (Full- no new appr needed)
Malcolm Potts, Professor Public Health
(1) Preventing the reversal of global health gains in the world’s most vulnerable region (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Designing combined rural advisory services to improve health and livelihoods in rural Sahel (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Designing combined rural advisory services to improve health and livelihoods in rural Sahel (Full- no new appr needed)
Ndola Prata, Professor Public Health
(1) Rwanda Comprehensive Sexual and Reproductive Health Integration Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) E4D in West Africa (Full- no new appr needed)
Justin Remais, Professor Public Health
(1) Understanding environmental change and infectious diseases in developing countries (Open)
(2) Understanding how agrochemicals influence the transmission of global parasitic diseases (Open)

Public Health/ Health Policy and Management

Hector Rodriguez, Professor Public Health/ Health Policy and Management
(1) The CMS Hospital Readmissions Program Impacts on Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Readmissions among Adult Diabetics (Open)

Public Health

Marieka Schotland, Executive Director Public Health
(1) Innovations for Youth (i4Y): Adolescent health and wellbeing (Open)
George Sensabaugh, Professor Public Health
(1) Characterization of evolutionary relationships among strains of Staphylococcus saprophyticus at the genomic level. (Full- no new appr needed)
Claire Snell-Rood, Professor Public Health
(1) Vulnerable Rural Grandparent-headed households: experiences and policy supports (Full- no new appr needed)
Karen Sokal-Gutierrez, Professor Public Health
(1) Hasilo Nepal: Children's Oral Health and Nutrition in Nepal (Full- no new appr needed)
Winston Tseng, Research Scientist Public Health
(1) Project Title: Community Wellness and Aspirations of Residents of SF Tenderloin District (Open)
(2) Social Determinants of Health Initiatives of the Native American Health Center (Open)
(3) Pacific Islander Data Equity Project (Open)
(4) Mental Health and Diabetes Reduction among Diverse Older Adults (Open)

Public Policy

Sarah Anzia, Professor Public Policy
(1) Consumer credit, state politics, and inequality in the United States (Open)
(2) Municipal Civil Service Laws in the United States (Full- no new appr needed)
James G. Kahn, Professor in Residence Public Policy
(1) CAPE - Economic Modeling for CDC Grant (including Harvard/Emory/Berkeley/Johns Hopkins) and GHECon Global Health Economics Consortium. ***Note: only apply if you can come on 10-February to our colloquium**** (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Global Health Economics Colloquium (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Global Health Decisions (GHD) is a trans-disciplinary and translational research project focusing on HIV, TB, and diabetes. (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Economic Modeling (Full- no new appr needed)

Rhetoric

Marianne Constable, Professor Rhetoric
(1) Chicago Husband-Killing and the New Unwritten Law and Several Shorter Projects (Full- no new appr needed)

Slavic Languages and Literatures

Ronelle Alexander, Professor Slavic Languages and Literatures
(1) Bulgarian Dialectology as Living Tradition (Open)

Social Welfare

Adrian Aguilera, Professor Social Welfare
(1) Improving diabetes and depression self-management via adaptive mobile messaging (DIAMANTE study) (Open)
Jill Berrick, Professor Social Welfare
(1) Multi-disciplinary decision making in child welfare (Open)
Jeff Edleson, Professor Social Welfare
(1) Therapy, counseling and advocacy using apps and chatbots (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) From warm handoff to comprehensive care: Studying a digital domestic violence referral system in emergency departments (Open)
(3) Digital safety and sexual violence prevention (Full- no new appr needed)
Anu Gomez, Professor Social Welfare
(1) Birth Control Access in Pharmacies Project (Open)
Paul Sterzing, Professor Social Welfare
(1) The Spectrum of Campus Sexual Violence: Exploring the Role of Microaggressions on Berkeley Campus (Open)

Sociology

Claude Fischer, Professor Sociology
(1) Social networks over time (Open)
(2) Portraits of Gentrification: When Neighborhood Change Becomes News (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Congregations and Competition: The Births and Deaths of Religious Congregations in Manhattan, 1915–2011 (Open)
Neil Fligstein, Professor Sociology
(1) Early American Marriage and Divorce, in Law and Practice (Full- no new appr needed)
Marion Fourcade, Professor Sociology
(1) Ordering the Disordered: State Classifications of Mental Illness in France and the United States (Open)
(2) The Rating of Sovereigns and the Judgment of Nations (Open)
(3) The Discipline of Gender. Men, Women and Writing in the Social Sciences. (Open)
Cybelle Fox, Professor Sociology
(1) Intersections of Race and Illegality: A Study of Asian and Latino Undocumented Young Adults (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Boundaries and Intersectional meanings of race, ethnicity, gender, and sexuality among Asian and White American spouses (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Exceptions to the Racist Rule - Why Some Have Neutral Levels of Implicit Racial Bias (Open)
Rebecca Heald, Professor Sociology
(1) Equity and Inclusion Journalist and Change Agent for the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology (Open)
(2) Making microfluidic devices to study mitotic spindle size control (Full- no new appr needed)
Jerome Karabel, Professor Sociology
(1) American Exceptionalism and the Quality of Life: the United States in Historical and Comparative Perspective (Open)
Kristin Luker, Professor Sociology
(1) The History of Contraception and Abortion in the United States (Full- no new appr needed)
Raka Ray, Professor Sociology
(1) Telling Her Stories: Memorable Stories about Remarkable Women in South Asia (Open)
(2) Navigating Medical Uncertainty: Unexplained Chronic Illness and the Transformation of US Healthcare in the 21st century (Full- no new appr needed)
Ann Swidler, Professor Sociology
(1) Funding and Growth of LGBTQ NGOs (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) I Regret To Inform You That Your Private Information Has Been Compromised (Open)
Kim Voss, Professor Sociology
(1) Worker Identities in a New Era of Immigration (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Building and Refining Text Analysis Tool to Discover Patterns in Police and Protester Interactions (Open)

South and Southeast Asian Studies

Raka Ray, Professor South and Southeast Asian Studies
(1) Telling Her Stories: Memorable Stories about Remarkable Women in South Asia (Open)
(2) Navigating Medical Uncertainty: Unexplained Chronic Illness and the Transformation of US Healthcare in the 21st century (Full- no new appr needed)

Space Sciences Laboratory

Oswald Siegmund, Research Physicist Space Sciences Laboratory
(1)  Photon Counting Detector Technology (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) High resolution imaging neutron detectors (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) High time resolution astronomy (Full- no new appr needed)
Jerry Edelstein, Research Astronomer Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) The Keck Planet Finder: research in astronomy instrumentation (Open)
Walt Fitelson, Professor Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) Infrared Spatial Interferometer (Open)
Thomas Immel, Research Physicist Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) Tropospheric forcing of ionospheric densities (Full- no new appr needed)

Spanish and Portuguese

Candace Slater, Professor Spanish and Portuguese
(1)  (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Improbable Metropolis: Stories from a Northeast and a Brazil in Transformation (Open)
Estelle Tarica, Professor Spanish and Portuguese
(1) Holocaust Consciousness and the Genocide in Guatemala (Open)

Statistics

Jasjeet Sekhon, Professor Statistics
(1) Donor Networks in American Politics (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Developing Machine Learning Algorithms For Causal Inference In Big Data (Full- no new appr needed)

UC San Francisco

Jeff Belkora, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) The Patient Support Corps at UCSF (Open)
Kevin Bender, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Fitting neuronal models to electrophysiological data. (Open)
Mallar Bhattacharya, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Lung Inflammation: Mouse Models of Human Disease (Full- no new appr needed)
Andy Chang, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Molecular mechanisms of oxygen sensing (Open)
(2) Identification of endogenous ligands for "ectopic" olfactory receptors (Open)
Aaron Fields, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Cartilage permeability and nutrient diffusion (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Microdamage repair in bone (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Grabe, Professor in Residence UC San Francisco
(1) Mathematical modeling of cellular pH regulation (Full- no new appr needed)
Lea Grinberg, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Neurobiological basis of sleep/wake disturbances in PSP (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Neuropathological changes underlying clinical heterogeneity in Alzheimer disease (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Polarized light imaging (PLI) of gross histological human brain sections (Open)
Guo Huang, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Molecular control of organ regeneration in zebrafish and mice (Open)
James G. Kahn, Professor in Residence UC San Francisco
(1) CAPE - Economic Modeling for CDC Grant (including Harvard/Emory/Berkeley/Johns Hopkins) and GHECon Global Health Economics Consortium. ***Note: only apply if you can come on 10-February to our colloquium**** (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Global Health Economics Colloquium (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Global Health Decisions (GHD) is a trans-disciplinary and translational research project focusing on HIV, TB, and diabetes. (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Economic Modeling (Full- no new appr needed)
Galateia Kazakia, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Bone structure and composition: a microCT and microFTIR study (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Investigating bone structure in clinical cohorts: biomedical image processing (Full- no new appr needed)
Marian Liu, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Moving Towards Uniform Statewide Reporting: Evaluating California Adult Protective Services’ Readiness to Participate in the National Adult Maltreatment Reporting System (Open)
Dengke Ma, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Genetic Analysis of C. elegans Extremophiles (Full- no new appr needed)
Praveen Mummaneni, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) UCSF Neuro-spine department clinical research assistant (Full- no new appr needed)
Jorge Oksenberg, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Functional studies on multiple sclerosis genetics (Full- no new appr needed)
Angela Rizk-Jackson, Director of Operations UC San Francisco
(1) Developing a biomedical data commons for research (Open)
Ian Seiple, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Synthesis of Truncated Steroids for Treatment of GC-Resistant BCP-ALL (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Development of Methods to Improve Synthetic Efficiency of Natural Products and Complex Small Molecules (Full- no new appr needed)
Licia Selleri, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Genetic and regulatory control of morphogenesis in embryonic development and evolution of craniofacial features (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Tractable murine models for loss of Rpsa, the gene implicated in human congenital asplenia (Full- no new appr needed)
Youngho Seo, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Computational Imaging Research (e.g., machine learning, artificial intelligence, high performance computing) (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Radionuclide molecular imaging using small laboratory animals (Open)
Hugh Sturrock, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) On demand modeling for the DiSARM platform (Open)
Vasanth Vedantham, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Transcriptional Regulation of Heart Rhythm (Full- no new appr needed)

Ursological Studies

Ursa Arktos, Professor Ursological Studies
(1) Go Bears! (Open)
(2) Cal Bears love URAP! (Full- no new appr needed)

University & Jepson Herbaria

Carol Wilson, Research Botanist University & Jepson Herbaria
(1) Biogeography of Haustorial Systems In Australian Mistletoes (Loranthaceae) (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Phylogeny of Iris section Oncocyclus based on next-generation sequencing (Full- no new appr needed)