All current projects: 358 Faculty/Mentors

Agricultural and Resource Economics

Aprajit Mahajan, Professor Agricultural and Resource Economics
(1) Indian Judicial Data Project (Current Term Now Closed)
Sofia Villas-Boas, Professor Agricultural and Resource Economics
(1) Machine learning on satellite data (Current Term Now Closed)
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) Osteobiographies and paleopathology in medieval Italy (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Everyday life at Rural Medieval Villamagna (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Charles Briggs, Professor Anthropology
(1) News Coverage of Health (Current Term Now Closed)
Daniel Fisher, Professor Anthropology
(1) Kroeber Anthropological Society editorial assistant (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Aesthetics of Art Village Formation in China (Current Term Now Closed)
Junko Habu, Professor Anthropology
(1) Lifeways of Prehistoric Hunter-Gathers in Japan (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Examination of Small Scale Food Production and Distribution Strategies (Current Term Now Closed)
Christine Hastorf, Professor Anthropology
(1) Past Imperial Foodways: working with plant distributions at the early imperial city of Huari in the central Andes (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Visualizing the past: The visual display of archaeological material from Formative settlements from the Lake Titicaca Basin (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Andean Archaeological Obsidian sourcing (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Foodways in the past; archaeobotanical analysis of Andean archaeological samples from Formative ceremonial buildings. (Current Term Now Closed)
Cori Hayden, Professor Anthropology
(1) The Spectacular Generic (Current Term Now Closed)
James Holston, Professor Anthropology
(1) Social Apps Lab at CITRIS: App Development for Civic Action and Social Participation_Piloting AppCivist in Vallejo, CA (Current Term Now Closed)
Rosemary Joyce, Professor Anthropology
(1) Museum Anthropology (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Archaeology of the Albany Bulb (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Classic Maya Archaeology in Chiapas (Full- no new appr needed)
Kent Lightfoot, Professor Anthropology
(1) The Historical Ecology of San Francisco Bay Area Shellmounds (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Historical Ecology of the Northern Great Basin: Insights from Connley Caves (35LK50), Oregon (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Archaeological Laboratory Analysis of Native Californian Materials from the Central California Coast (Current Term Now Closed)
Lisa Maher, Professor Anthropology
(1) Reconstructing Human Activities in the Paleolithic: Case studies from Prehistoric Sites in Jordan (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Karen Nakamura, Professor Anthropology
(1) Multimodal Access Devices Project: Creating small sensors for disability and neurodiversity access (Current Term Now Closed)
Stefania Pandolfo, Professor Anthropology
(1) Collaboration in creating a new open access academic journal in the humanities and social sciences: design and conception (Current Term Now Closed)
Daniel Perlman, Director Anthropology
(1) Pathways to Choice: Delaying Age of Marriage through Girl-Child Education in Niger and Northern Nigeria (Current Term Now Closed)
Jun Sunseri, Professor Anthropology
(1) Berkeley-Abiquiú Collaborative Archaeology (BACA) project (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Zooarchaeological Collections Management (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) “Bear Bones” Zooarchaeology Research Lab Website Design (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) The Historical Ecology of the Northern Great Basin: Insights from Connley Caves (35LK50), Oregon (Current Term Now Closed)
Laurie Wilkie, Professor Anthropology
(1) The Archaeology of Labor and Industry: Identifying, Analyzing, and Managing Archaeological Materials from the Historic Period Samuel Adams Lime Kilns, Santa Cruz County, California (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Spatiality of Health: Using Historic Documents to Map TB Institutions (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Race and Ethnicity in the American West (Current Term Now Closed)

Architecture

Lindsay Graham, Research Specialist Architecture
(1) Expression of personality in couples' homes (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Psychology of the workplace (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Views and worker experiences (Current Term Now Closed)

Art History

Darcy Gimaldo Grigsby, Professor Art History
(3) The Creole Portrait in 19th-century France. (Race, Family, Caricature) (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Producing a book: Creole Portraits. Picturing France's Foreign Relations during the 19th-century (Current Term Now Closed)
Atreyee Gupta, Professor Art History
(1) Modern Art and the Global South (Current Term Now Closed)
Elizabeth Honig, Professor Art History
(1) Brueg(h)el Family Research Websites: Pieter Bruegel (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Living/Lodging/Dwelling in Renaissance England (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Rubens bibliography (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Poster for DH Faire: Humanists on the Move (Full- no new appr needed)
Todd Olson, Professor Art History
(1) Producing an Art History Book: Jusepe Ribera in 17th-century Naples (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Transatlantic Stowaways: prints, woodcut initials and marginal borders in books of the Spanish Empire (1492-1700) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Book project: Survivals among the Visual Cultures of the Early Modern Trans-Atlantic World (Current Term Now Closed)
Sugata Ray, Professor Art History
(1) Early modern Indian Ocean trade: Object Histories of Asia, Europe, and Africa (1500-1800) (Current Term Now Closed)

Astronomy

Imke de Pater, Professor Astronomy
(1) Exploring our Solar System through observations at radio, infrared and visible wavelengths. (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) SETI: Breakthrough Listen (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Modeling (exo)-planetary atmospheres (Current Term Now Closed)
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)

Beatrice Bain Research Group

Brooke Lober, Scholar in Residence Beatrice Bain Research Group
(1) Women Against Imperialism Oral History Project (Current Term Now Closed)

Berkeley Institute for Data Science (BIDS)

R. Stuart Geiger, Staff Researcher Berkeley Institute for Data Science (BIDS)
(1) Garbage In, Garbage Out? Do Machine Learning Research Papers Report Where Training Data Comes From? (Current Term Now Closed)
David Mongeau, Executive Director Berkeley Institute for Data Science (BIDS)
(1) The data science investment landscape (Current Term Now Closed)
Stefan van der Walt, Associate Researcher Berkeley Institute for Data Science (BIDS)
(1) BIDS Machine Shop (Full- no new appr needed)
Maryam Vareth, Researcher Berkeley Institute for Data Science (BIDS)
(1) Deep Learning in Medical Imaging (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Cryptography of the unknown regions of genomes (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Natural History and Data Science (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Hydrologic forecasting for the East River, CO (Current Term Now Closed)

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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation (CAGI) (Full- no new appr needed)
Mohammad Mofrad, Professor Bioengineering
(1) Molecular Dynamics Modeling and Simulation of Cell Mechanobiology (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Deep Learning in Medicine (Current Term Now Closed)

Business, Haas School

Alice Agogino, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Squishy Robotics: Rapidly Deployable Mobile Sensing Robots for Disaster Rescue, Remote Monitoring and Space Exploration (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Beyond Hands: Human-Centered Design Prosthetics for Music (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Design for the Future: 3 Projects Available: (1) theDesignExchange, (2) Autonomous Vehicles, (3) Cyber-Security (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Laika and Belka: Quadruped Robots with Actuated Tensegrity Spines (Current Term Now Closed)
Cameron Anderson, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Teamwork Study (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Social Psychology and Business Lab (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Social Psychology and Online Environments (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Interviews, Background, and Nonverbal Displays of Status (Full- no new appr needed)
Sara Beckman, Senior Lecturer Business, Haas School
(1) Teaming with Diversity for Innovative Output (Current Term Now Closed)
(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)
Matteo Benetton, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Measuring market power in the cryptocurrency industry (Current Term Now Closed)
Dana Carney, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Self-Control and Status; Politics, Race, and Political Correctness; Socioeconomic Status and World View (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Empathy, Power and Status, Prejudice, Workplace Phenomena, and Non Verbal Behavior (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Race (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Group Newcomers; Power; Status; Social Groups (Current Term Now Closed)
Jennifer Chatman, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Leadership, Organizational Culture, and Diversity in Work Groups and Organizations (Current Term Now Closed)
Clayton Critcher, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) The Psychology of Consumer Decision Making, Moral Judgment, and Self-insight (Current Term Now Closed)
Ernesto Dal Bó, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Website Design for the Atlas of Archaeological Sites (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Data Development for Atlas of Archaeological Sites (Current Term Now Closed)
Robert Edelstein, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Globalization and the U.S. Economy (Current Term Now Closed)
Paul Gertler, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Financial Inclusion and Cash Transfer Programs (Current Term Now Closed)
David Harris, Lecturer Business, Haas School
(1) Global Lives Project: Empathy-building Social Media, Video Editing, Web Development, Translation, Grantwriting (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Funding Ecosystems for Nonprofit Innovation (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Global Lives Project Book Manuscript Development (Current Term Now Closed)
Heather Haveman, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Computational Analysis of Social Science Research (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) I Regret To Inform You That Your Private Information Has Been Compromised (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Charter schools and the business age: Analyzing and visualizing web text and school data (Current Term Now Closed)
Ming Hsu, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Neuroeconomics: Decision-Making and the Brain (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Big data approaches to social sciences (Current Term Now Closed)
Drew Jacoby-Senghor, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Unconscious Bias within Social Networks (Current Term Now Closed)
Zsolt Katona, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Real or Fake: Managing User Authenticity in Ad Auctions (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Alibaba Fintech - Online Credit Markets (Current Term Now Closed)
David Levine, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Safe cooking (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Stories and games to improve public health (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Looking for low-value medical care (& fraud) in workers compensation (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Writing an Android app to promote safe childbirth (Check back for status)
Don Moore, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Debiasing Probability Forecasts - The Limitations of Hindsight (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The World of Bias in Decision Making (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) The Many Faces of Overconfidence (Accuracy Lab) (Current Term Now Closed)
Abhishek Nagaraj, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Impact of Mapping in the Age of Discovery (1600-1800) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Analyzing Scientific Publication data (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Quantifying Innovation in Machine Learning/Computer Vision Algorithms (Current Term Now Closed)
Leif Nelson, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) The Psychology of Pay-What-You-Want Pricing and Human Interaction (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Behavioral Lab Research (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Judgment and Decision Making (Full- no new appr needed)
Juliana Schroeder, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Psychology of Trust and Technology (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Communicating and Connecting with Others (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Dehumanization (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Overclaiming Credit for Group Tasks (Full- no new appr needed)
Reed Walker, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Compliance Costs of Environmental Policy in the United States (Current Term Now Closed)
Guo Xu, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) The master and commander – promotion and fighting performance in the Royal Navy (Current Term Now Closed)

Center for Race and Gender

Leti Volpp, Professor Center for Race and Gender
(1) CRG Multimedia Archive Project (Current Term Now Closed)

Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Julia Choucair-Vizoso, Vice Chair Center for Middle Eastern Studies
(1) Center for Middle Eastern Studies: Design and Communications (Current Term Now Closed)

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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Urban Displacement Project Social Media Strategy (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Urban Displacement Project Resource Hub (Current Term Now Closed)

Classics

Todd Hickey, Professor Classics
(1) Research projects at the Center for the Tebtunis Papyri (Current Term Now Closed)
Donald J. Mastronarde, Professor Classics
(1) Editing the Scholia to Euripides (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Gaspar Stiblinus's edition of Euripides (1562) (Current Term Now Closed)
J. Theodore (Ted) Peña, Professor Classics
(1) The Palatine East Pottery Project (Current Term Now Closed)
Kim Shelton, Professor Classics
(1) Nemea Center for Classical Archaeology, Database and Archive (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Petsas House: archaeological excavation and research in Mycenae, Greece (Current Term Now Closed)

Cognitive Science

Michael Ranney, Professor Cognitive Science
(1) Reasoning About Global Warming, Climate Change, (and Evolution,) and Numbers (Current Term Now Closed)

College Writing Programs

Patricia Steenland, Lecturer College Writing Programs
(1) Reconstructing California Tribal Cultures and Identities (Current Term Now Closed)

Comparative Literature

Timothy Hampton, Professor Comparative Literature
(1) Humanities Public Affairs Writer (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Humanities Audio Apprentice/Podcast production and editing (Current Term Now Closed)
Sophie Volpp, Professor Comparative Literature
(1) Preservation of Rare Books in Republican China/Objects of Western Import in Eighteenth Century China (Current Term Now Closed)

Data Sciences, Division of

Cathryn Carson, Professor Data Sciences, Division of
(1) Learning data science (Data Science Education Program) - Student Experience Analytics Team (Current Term Now Closed)
Anthony Suen, Data Science Fellow Data Sciences, Division of
(1) Entreprenuership (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Social Impact (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Research (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Infrastructure & Consulting (Current Term Now Closed)

Center for Law, Energy and the Environment

H. Jordan Diamond, Director Center for Law, Energy and the Environment
(1) The Future for Offshore Energy in California (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Artificial Intelligence: Maximizing the Environmental & Energy Benefits (Current Term Now Closed)

Earth and Planetary Science

Bethanie Edwards Earth and Planetary Science
(1) Lipid Biomarkers of Phytoplankton Stress (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Natural Products of Diatoms (Current Term Now Closed)
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) Examining Mars geology for signatures of past Martian moons (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Imaging deforming magma (Full- no new appr needed)
David Romps, Professor Earth and Planetary Science
(1) Building a tethered balloon to study atmospheric physics (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Climate Change in the News (Current Term Now Closed)
Nicholas Swanson-Hysell, Professor Earth and Planetary Science
(1) Investigating Plate Tectonics 2.2 Billion Years Ago (Full- no new appr needed)

Economics

Clair Brown, Professor Economics
(1) Creating a Modern, Sustainable, Caring Economy (up to 3 students) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) CoolClimate Network Data Science Project (up to 5 students) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI) for California (2 students) (Current Term Now Closed)
Stefano DellaVigna, Professor Economics
(1) Early-Stage Research in Behavioral Economics and Applied Micro (Current Term Now Closed)
Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Professor Economics
(1) Effects of government spending shocks on local economy (Current Term Now Closed)
Ulrike Malmendier, Professor Economics
(1) Research in Behavioral Economics and Behavioral Finance (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) (Ancient) Law and its Role for Financial and Economic Development (Or: Business Corporations in the Roman Republic) (Current Term Now Closed)

Education

Dor Abrahamson, Professor Education
(1) Debugging Failure: Fostering Youth Academic Resilience in Computer Science (Current Term Now Closed)
Patricia Baquedano-Lopez, Professor Education
(1) Education and Immigration of Indigenous Students : Yucatan and San Francisco (Current Term Now Closed)
(2)  (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Transnational Processes and Practices of Return Migration: Maya Families from Yucatan across Borders and Generations (Current Term Now Closed)
Kris Gutierrez, Professor Education
(1) The Everyday New Media Practices of Non-Dominant Families: Examining Connected Learning through joint mediated practices in the home (Current Term Now Closed)
Michael Ranney, Professor Education
(1) Reasoning About Global Warming, Climate Change, (and Evolution,) and Numbers (Current Term Now Closed)
Alan Schoenfeld, Professor Education
(1) Powerful Mathematics Teaching and Learning (Full- no new appr needed)
Mark Wilson, Professor Education
(1) Software Quality Assurance Engineer (3 positions) (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Let's build some robots! (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Virtual Reality for Robot Tele-op (Current Term Now Closed)
Brian A. Barsky, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Aberration Compensated Displays for Personalized Vision Correction (Current Term Now Closed)
Jennifer Bussell, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) The Daily Life of Indian Politicians - Shadowing as a Tool for Medium-N Research (Current Term Now Closed)
Laurent El Ghaoui, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Deep learning for text (Current Term Now Closed)
Jerome Feldman, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Natural Language Understanding and Applications (Current Term Now Closed)
Gerald Friedland, Adjunct Assistant Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Learning Multimodal Joint Representation from Multimedia Big Data (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Machine Learning, Physics and Information Theory (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Serverless Machine Learning (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) RISEing emission (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Sergey Levine, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Deep Robotic Learning (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Deep Reinforcement Learning for Autonomous Flight (Full- no new appr needed)
Priya Moorjani, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Using machine learning for chromosome ancestry painting in human populations (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Evolution of mutation rate across primates (Current Term Now Closed)
Sayeef Salahuddin, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Spin Transfer torque Devices as an emerging non volatile memory technology (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Negative Capacitance for Ultra Low Power MOSFETs (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Algorithms and Hardware for Next Generation AI (Current Term Now Closed)
Carlo Sequin, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Modeling Geometrical Sculptures. (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Assist in the Development of NOME (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Pixel-Array Generators in OpenProcessing (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Combined Probabilistic and Greedy Search in the Context of Modular Assemblies (Current Term Now Closed)
Dawn Song, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Program synthesis using deep-learning (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) New techniques and applications in deep-learning and machine learning for security (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Artificial Intelligence for Data Science (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Blockchain and smart contracts (Current Term Now Closed)

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 (Current Term Now Closed)

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 (Current Term Now Closed)
John Harte, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Advancing and testing ecological theory (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) [Project 2A] Graphical User Interface for Energy Modeling -------------- [Project 2B] Evaluating Air Quality with Big Data (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Carbon Footprint Project (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Sustainable Energy and Localized Futures (SELF) - regional energy resource capacity assessment (distributed generation, micro-grids, integration and equity) (Current Term Now Closed)
Isha Ray, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Investigating drinking water quality in China and exploring water and environmental justice (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)

English

Donna Jones, Professor English
(1) The Poetics of Pessimism (Full- no new appr needed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Data Processing for Louisiana Slave Conspiracies Digital Mapping Project (Full- no new appr needed)

Environmental Design Archives

Chris Marino, Curator Environmental Design Archives
(1) Collections Apprenticeship (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Exhibitions Apprenticeship (Current Term Now Closed)

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)
Thomas Azwell, Project Scientist Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Deploying autonomous surface vessels to advance environmental health monitoring and data collection in oceans (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Data Science Software Development with Applications to Ecology and Environmental Science (Current Term Now Closed)
Tim Bowles, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Understanding on-farm soil health (Current Term Now Closed)
Justin Brashares, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Environmental Impacts of Human Development and Urbanization of Cannabis (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Hunting and cultural dimensions of the bearded pig in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Wildlife ecology in human dominated landscapes: deer and other large mammals in Mendocino County (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Full- no new appr needed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Chemical Recognition Cues in an Adaptive Radiation of Hawaiian Spiders (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Data science approach to cataloging species interactions in Hawaii (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Functional evolution of spider webs on the biodiversity hotspot of Sulawesi, Indonesia (Current Term Now Closed)
Alastair Iles, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Building Equitable and Inclusive Food Systems at UC Berkeley: Foodscape Mapping Project Policy Advocacy (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Web Mapping Access to Farmland for Beginning Farmers in the California Central Coast: Front and back-end development. (Full- no new appr needed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Agroecological improvements: a tropical pollination story /or/ Agroforestry & Biodiversity: a meta-analysis (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Below- and aboveground connections in pollination (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Amphibian Acoustics: Implications for Tropical Conservation (Current Term Now Closed)
Patina Mendez, Lecturer Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Species distribution modeling with Caddisflies (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Freshwater aquatic insects of Strawberry Creek (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Museum Studies of Trichoptera (Caddisflies) (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Aquatic Insects of Intermittent Streams (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Managing soil to control water quality in subalpine wetlands (Full- no new appr needed)
Nancy Peluso, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Queer Ecology: Tracing Constructions of Gender and Sexuality in Media Representations of Animal Behavior Science (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Wasting Food in Households: Linking Attitudes, Behaviors, Context, and Culture with Food Waste Generation (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Using bioindicators to assess mercury contamination and transfer from small-scale gold mining in the Peruvian Amazon (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Loss of Borneo’s great nomad? Understanding spatial genetic structure of the bearded pig and implications for its conservation in fragmented rainforests (Current Term Now Closed)
George Roderick, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Insect and spider ecology and evolution (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Insect and spider invasions: US and China (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Arthropods and the fate of root carbon in the rhizophere (Check back for status)
(4) Arthropod biodiversity of islands of French Polynesia and Hawaii (Check back for status)
Paul Rogé, Staff Researcher Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Edible insect rearing in urban environments (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) The arthropod prey and dietary niches of desert lizards (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Evolution of the frog skeleton using 3D data (Current Term Now Closed)
Albert Ruhi Vidal, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Responses of aquatic biodiversity to Strawberry Creek’s restoration (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Design and assembly of an experimental stream system (Current Term Now Closed)
Jennifer Sowerwine, Cooperative Extension Specialist Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Sustainable Urban Farming Video Project for East Bay Farms (Current Term Now Closed)
Ian Wang, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Landscape Genetics of California Salamanders (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Simulating genomes on landscapes (Full- no new appr needed)
Kipling Will, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Using CalBug databasing to add new species records for the Carabid Beetles of California (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Effects of fire on arthropod communities in the Mount Diablo range (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Visualizing the genes behind bombardier beetles' chemical explosiveness using gland whole mount fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH) (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Understanding the evolutionary history of the hemispherical savage beetle using molecular data (Current Term Now Closed)

Essig Museum of Entomology

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

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 (Full- no new appr needed)

Folklore Program

Folklore Archivist, Archivist Folklore Program
(1) Folklore Archive URAP (Current Term Now Closed)

Gender and Women's Studies

Lisa Bloom, Scholar-in-Residence Gender and Women's Studies
(1) Polar Aesthetics in the Anthropocene (Current Term Now Closed)
Peidong Sun, Scholar-in-residence Gender and Women's Studies
(1) The Politics of Resentment: Cyber-unpatriotism of Millennials in China/ Japan/Korea (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Personal Reading under Authoritarianism Regimes: A Global View (Current Term Now Closed)

Geography

Jake Kosek Geography
(1) Archival research on the history of maritime labor and technology in California (Current Term Now Closed)
Laurel Larsen, Professor Geography
(1) Modeling the coevolution of vegetation and landforms on floodplains (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Influence of coastal marshes on sedimentation (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Improved forecasting of river flow (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Past Forward: lessons from historical ecology for ecosystem conservation and restoration (Current Term Now Closed)
Robert Rhew, Professor Geography
(1) Soils and atmospheric chemistry (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Air quality impacts from prescribed burning (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Mapping air toxics (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Climate change in the eastern Sierra (Current Term Now Closed)
Nathan Sayre, Professor Geography
(1) Exploring Climate Extremes in California: the Mega-flood and Drought of 1861-1865 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) In the shadow of the wolf: human-wildlife conflict and land use politics in the New West (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Building a GIS of western coastal and marine India (Current Term Now Closed)
Dave Wahl, Assistant Adjunct Professor Geography
(1) Developing the Use of Fossil Pollen as a Geochronology Tool (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Digitizing the UC Museum of Paleontology’s Pollen Reference Collection (Current Term Now Closed)

German

Jeroen Dewulf, Professor German
(1) European Studies Research Assistant (Current Term Now Closed)

Globalization and Information Technology,Berkeley Center for (IGS)

Michel Laguerre, Professor Globalization and Information Technology,Berkeley Center for (IGS)
(1) The Digital Neighborhoods Project (Current Term Now Closed)

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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(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

Leslie Freund, Collections Manager Hearst Museum of Anthropology
(1) Collections Apprenticeship (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) North American Collections Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Zooarchaeological Resources Survey (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Zooarchaeological Assemblages Preliminary Analysis (Full- no new appr needed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Marketing and Design Apprenticeship (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Registration Apprenticeship (Current Term Now Closed)

History

Candace Falk, Director History
(1) The Historical Research and participation in the publication process for Emma Goldman Documentary Book Edition (Current Term Now Closed)
Elizabeth Honig, Professor History
(1) Brueg(h)el Family Research Websites: Pieter Bruegel (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Living/Lodging/Dwelling in Renaissance England (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Rubens bibliography (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Poster for DH Faire: Humanists on the Move (Full- no new appr needed)

Human Rights Center

Alexa Koenig, Executive Director Human Rights Center
(1) Human Rights Digital Archive (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Open Source Investigations for Human Rights Research and Reporting: Book Project (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) The Sports Page Project (Current Term Now Closed)
Félim McMahon, Director Human Rights Center
(1) Human Rights Investigations Lab (Current Term Now Closed)
Eric Stover, Faculty Director Human Rights Center
(1) Research for the edited volume Silent Witness: Criminal and Humanitarian Applications of Forensic DNA Analysis (Current Term Now Closed)

Information, School of

David Bamman, Professor Information, School of
(1) Machine learning for the computational humanities (Current Term Now Closed)
Joshua Blumenstock, Professor Information, School of
(1) Using fair machine learning to measure the welfare impacts of mobile banking in Africa (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Using "Big" Mobile Phone Data to Visualize Patterns of Mobility in Afghanistan (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Understanding the spread of opium trade, the rise and fall of Taliban, migration patterns of refugees, and other local events in Afghanistan (Current Term Now Closed)

Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

Yu-Ling Chang, Professor Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) The Gendered Effects of Unemployment Insurance Modernization Provisions (Current Term Now Closed)
David Harding, Professor Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) Probing the limits of criminal record stigma: audit studies of the job market for college graduates. (Current Term Now Closed)
Erin Kerrison, Professor Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) Understanding “Us vs Them” Attitudes, Police Officer Wellness, and Public Safety (Current Term Now Closed)
Amy Lerman, Professor Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) The Promise and Practice of Prison Education (Current Term Now Closed)
Caitlin McLean, Research Specialist Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) How do other countries prepare, support, and compensate the early childhood education workforce? (Current Term Now Closed)
Daniel Schneider, Professor Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) Investigating the Shift Towards Outside CEO Hires in the United States (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Schedule Instability and Unpredictability and Worker and Family Health and Wellbeing (Full- no new appr needed)
Sandra Smith, Professor Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) Formerly Incarcerated Individuals' Perceptions of and Experiences with Fair Chance Employment Initiatives (Current Term Now Closed)
Keiko Yamanaka, Lecturer Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) Immigration Policy, Immigrant Community and Civil Society in Japan and Korea (Current Term Now Closed)

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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Plants on the move: data science, population genetics, and pollen dispersal (Current Term Now Closed)
(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? (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The genetics of behavioral isolation in Drosophila (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Mechanisms and evolution of heterochromatin formation in early development (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Speciation genetics and evolution of reproductive incompatibilities in Drosophila (Current Term Now Closed)
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). (Current Term Now Closed)
Rauri Bowie, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Determining what factors that affect microbiomes in wild populations of birds (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Phenotypic variation within the Fox Sparrow (Passerella iliaca) species complex (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) DNA sequencing to investigate bird diversification and the role of pathogens in modulating biodiversity (Current Term Now Closed)
George A. Brooks, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Aging Research, Project 1: Center for Research and Education on Aging (CREA) Research Projects (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Roy Caldwell, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Behavior of Stomatopod Crustaceans (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The development and early behavior of octopuses. (Current Term Now Closed)
Robert Dudley, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) How do hummingbirds breathe, drink, and fly at the same time? (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) A Global Estimate for Insect Biomass (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) How do arboreal lizards glide? (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Analyzing Variation in Bird Wing Bone (Full- no new appr needed)
Christie Ferrecchia, DVM, Integrative Biology Integrative Biology
(1) Apprenticeship in Laboratory Animal Medicine with Veterinary Staff (Current Term Now Closed)
Seth Finnegan, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The Evolution of Mollusk Shell Ornamentation as a Defense against Predation (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Environmental and Ecological Change in Coastal Marine California from the Pleistocene to today (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Effects of the Uplift of the Isthmus of Panama on the Ecology, Evolution, and Extinction of Mollusks (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Which Factors determine Biodiversity and Body Size Patterns in Crustaceans? (Current Term Now Closed)
John Huelsenbeck, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) A web-based interface for RevBayes (Current Term Now Closed)
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... (Current Term Now Closed)
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)
(2) Experimental evolution of biofilm formation and its impacts on pathogen virulence and bacteria-phage interactions within a plant host (Current Term Now Closed)
Eileen Lacey, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Social structure of birds and mammals (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Explaining the bizarre biogeography of cycads (Full- no new appr needed)
Brent Mishler, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) UV Tolerance in Mojave Dryland Mosses (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Spatial phylogenetic diversity in the Mojave National Preserve (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Uncovering the genetic sex of clonal Syntrichia desert mosses (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Presentation of Scientific Findings (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Nachman, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The genetic basis of speciation in house mice (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Skeletal variation in house mice: do tropical mice have longer tails than temperate mice? (Current Term Now Closed)
Mary E. Power, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Food webs in rivers and watersheds/Eyes on the Eel (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Carl Rothfels, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Phylogeography and Molecular Genomics of a Ethnobotanically Relevant Tuber Crop in the Americas (Current Term Now Closed)
Michael Shapira, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The role of environmentally-acquired gut microbes in host adaptation to environmental stress (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Age-dependent interactions between C. elegans stress signaling and a regulator of longevity (Full- no new appr needed)
Ellen Simms, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Have invasive rhizobia escaped their bacteriophage enemies? (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Non-rhizobia in legume nodules and their use as biofertilizers (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Drivers of Legume Invasions in the Bay Area (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Genetic mechanisms of flowering time in Ipomoea morning glories (Current Term Now Closed)
Wayne Sousa, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Population dynamics of bloom-forming algae in San Francisco Bay (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Effects of non-native plant invasions on the diversity, species composition, and trophic structure of grassland invertebrate assemblages (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Ecology and physiology of parasitic plants (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Herbivory and nutrient cycling after chaparral fire (Full- no new appr needed)
Jose Pablo Vazquez-Medina, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Role of lung peroxiredoxin 6 in ferroptosis (Current Term Now Closed)
Noah Whiteman, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Maintenance of Genetic Variation Through Species Interactions (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Multimodal chemosensory reception in herbivorous insects (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Development of the CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing technique in a Drosophila that attacks plants (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) The role of gut bacteria in the evolution of herbivory (Current Term Now Closed)
Caroline Williams, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Carry over effects of snow on willow leaf beetles (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Life history trade-offs in the field and the laboratory (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Functional characterization of proteins underlying cold-tolerance in tardigrades (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY OPPORTUNITY: De novo protein modeling & evolutionary analysis of gene families underlying tardigrade stress-tolerance (Current Term Now Closed)

International and Area Studies

Khalid Kadir, Lecturer International and Area Studies
(2) Public Universities as Free Speech Battlegrounds (Full- no new appr needed)
Tiffany Page, Lecturer International and Area Studies
(1) Employment and Unionization Patterns of Contingent Faculty in Higher Education (Current Term Now Closed)

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 (Full- no new appr needed)

Journalism

Elena Conis, Professor Journalism
(1) Communicating Vaccine Preventable Disease Risks (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Boys, Girls, and the Prevention of Mumps (Current Term Now Closed)

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 (Current Term Now Closed)

Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning

Anna Livia Brand, Professor Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning
(1) Cacophonous Geographies: The Symbolic and Material Landscapes of Race (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) US Labor: new approaches to organizing (Current Term Now Closed)

Law

Eric Biber, Professor Law
(1) Getting it Right: Examining the Local Land Use Entitlement Process in California to Inform Policy and Process (Current Term Now Closed)
Richard Buxbaum, Professor Law
(1) Postwar Accountability (Current Term Now Closed)
Stephanie Campos-Bui, Clinical Teaching Fellow Law
(1) Juvenile Fees Research and Advocacy Support (Current Term Now Closed)
Lauren Edelman, Professor Law
(1) Congressional Views on Disabilities (Current Term Now Closed)
Sean Farhang, Professor Law
(1) Jucicial Opinions from U.S. Court of Appeals on Issues Affecting Access to the Civil Justice System (Current Term Now Closed)
(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)
Patrick Heller, Visiting Researcher Law
(1) Oil and Development: National Oil Companies (Current Term Now Closed)
Michael Kiparsky, Associate Director Law
(1) Innovation, science, and policy in water resources (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Impacts and adaptation to climate change in California water resources (Full- no new appr needed)
Kristin Luker, Professor Law
(1) The History of Contraception and Abortion in the United States (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Examining Reactions to University Inclusion Policies and Their Social and Legal Contexts (Current Term Now Closed)

Legal Studies

James Rule, Lecturer Legal Studies
(1) Research for book Taking Privacy Seriously (Current Term Now Closed)

Linguistics

Ronelle Alexander, Professor Linguistics
(1) Bulgarian Dialectology as Living Tradition (Current Term Now Closed)
Peter Jenks, Professor Linguistics
(1) Moro orthography development: Grammar and texts (Current Term Now Closed)
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)
Lev Michael, Professor Linguistics
(1) Arawakan Comparative Linguistics: Phylogenetics and Reconstruction (Current Term Now Closed)
Eve Sweetser, Professor Linguistics
(1) Co-speech gestures accompanying use of conditionals and modals (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Integrated metaphor description project - metaphors for cancer and cancer treatment. (Current Term Now Closed)

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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Digital Bridges: (In)Visible Archives and Public Repertoires | The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) A Diaspora of Postcards: Documenting the Postcard Collection of The Magnes (Current Term Now Closed)

Mathematics

Rainer Sachs, Professor Mathematics
(1) Modeling cancer risk for astronauts on Mars missions or other extended voyages above low earth orbit. (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Applications of synergy theory (Full- no new appr needed)

Mechanical Engineering

Alice Agogino, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Squishy Robotics: Rapidly Deployable Mobile Sensing Robots for Disaster Rescue, Remote Monitoring and Space Exploration (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Beyond Hands: Human-Centered Design Prosthetics for Music (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Design for the Future: 3 Projects Available: (1) theDesignExchange, (2) Autonomous Vehicles, (3) Cyber-Security (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Laika and Belka: Quadruped Robots with Actuated Tensegrity Spines (Current Term Now Closed)
Reza Alam, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Experimental development of an innovative ocean wave energy converter - the UC Berkeley Wave Carpet (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Design and fabrication of a swimming robot in highly viscous fluids (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Developing a noise-map for the city of Berkeley (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Hydraulic Heat Engine with Ferrofluid Liquid Displacer (Full- no new appr needed)
Simo Makiharju, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) OpenBubble: Image based Bubble and Droplet Sizing (Current Term Now Closed)

Media Studies

Jean Retzinger, Academic Coordinator Media Studies
(1) Over Easy: Marketing Culinary Convenience in Breakfast Foods (Current Term Now Closed)

Middle Eastern Studies, Center for

Emily Gottreich, Professor Middle Eastern Studies, Center for
(1) Center for Middle Eastern Studies Undergraduate Advisory Committee (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)
Richard Harland, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Tadpole from head to tail: Establishment of the AP axis and formation of the nervous system, in Xenopus (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Biological Sciences - Breakthroughs Research Assistant (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) A screen for genes that control shape change in the embryo (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Determining the possible functions of sleep in the jellyfish Cassiopea (Current Term Now Closed)
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)
(2) The Role of Retrotransposon Activity in Preimplantation Embryo Development (Current Term Now Closed)
John Kuriyan, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Molecular mechanism for the regulation of activation in calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II (CaMKII) (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Molecular Dynamics Simulation in Structure-Function Studies of T Cell Signaling (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Structural and functional studies of Son of Sevenless protein from choanoflagellate (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Activation of the EGF receptor: Structural coupling through the transmembrane helix to release inhibition at the membrane (Full- no new appr needed)
Craig Miller, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Genetic analysis of head skeletal evolution (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Evolutionary genetics of local California stickleback populations (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Developmental biology of head skeletal evolution (Full- no new appr needed)

Center for Computational Biology

Priya Moorjani, Professor Center for Computational Biology
(1) Using machine learning for chromosome ancestry painting in human populations (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Evolution of mutation rate across primates (Current Term Now Closed)

Molecular and Cell Biology

Eva Nogales, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(3) Structure-function studies of transportation initiation complexes using biochemistry and cryo-electron microscopy (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation (CAGI) (Full- no new appr needed)
Kristin Scott, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Tracing of Drosophila Gustatory Receptor Neurons in a Whole Brain Electron Microscopy Dataset (Current Term Now Closed)
Denis Titov, Assistant Adjunct Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Development and application of genetically encoded tools for manipulation of metabolism in live cells (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Investigation of the mechanism of lifespan extension by calorie restriction using nematode C. elegans (Current Term Now Closed)

Museum of Paleontology

Patricia Holroyd, Senior Museum Scientist Museum of Paleontology
(1) The Past Pacific (Current Term Now Closed)

Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

Rauri Bowie, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Determining what factors that affect microbiomes in wild populations of birds (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Phenotypic variation within the Fox Sparrow (Passerella iliaca) species complex (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) DNA sequencing to investigate bird diversification and the role of pathogens in modulating biodiversity (Current Term Now Closed)
Carla Cicero, Staff Curator Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Advanced Preparation Techniques at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Geographic Variation in Birds of Western North America (Current Term Now Closed)
Chris Conroy, Staff Curator Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Genomics of the California vole (Microtus californicus) and related rodents (Current Term Now Closed)
Christina Fidler, Museum Archivist Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Archives Preservation Apprentice at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Full- no new appr needed)
(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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Historic Collections assistant (Full- no new appr needed)
Michelle Koo, Staff Curator Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Biodiversity Informatics and GIS Apprenticeship at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 birds and mammals (Current Term Now Closed)
Michael Nachman, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) The genetic basis of speciation in house mice (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Skeletal variation in house mice: do tropical mice have longer tails than temperate mice? (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
David Wake, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) AmphibiaWeb: An Informatics System for Amphibian Conservation Biology (Current Term Now Closed)

Near Eastern Studies

Laurie Pearce, Lecturer Near Eastern Studies
(1) Ancient Texts, Modern Tools and Technologies (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Computational Assyriology and Reproducible Research (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Digitizing Ancient Astronomical Texts (Current Term Now Closed)

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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(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 (Full- no new appr needed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Serious Games: Nuclear Weapons in Alternate Effect Regimes (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Data Analytics for Wireless Sensor Networks (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Nuclear Forensics in Synthetic Urban Debris (Current Term Now Closed)

Optometry

Lu Chen, Professor Optometry
(1) Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Blood and Lymphatic Vessel Formation (Full- no new appr needed)
Susana Chung, Professor Optometry
(1) Mechanism underlying visual processing in people with visual impairment (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Plasticity of the visual system following vision loss (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Face and Object Recognition: Normal and Low Vision (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Feature detection and enhancement in peripheral vision (Current Term Now Closed)
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)
Xiaohua Gong, Professor Optometry
(1) Molecular genetics and cellular biology of eye development and disease (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(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) Build and implement a dynamic clamp system for neurophysiological applications (Current Term Now Closed)
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. (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Myopia development in young guinea pigs and influence of intraocular pressure (IOP) lowering drugs on myopia progression and related pathology. (Full- no new appr needed)
(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. (Full- no new appr needed)

Oral History Center of UC Berkeley

Roger Eardley-Pryor, PhD Oral History Center of UC Berkeley
(1) Oral History Projects on Environment, Energy, Science and Technology (Current Term Now Closed)

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 (Check back for status)

Physics

Na Ji, Professor Physics
(1) Imaging neural activity in the brain in vivo (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Probing perception and learning in the brain with head-fixed behaving mouse assays (Current Term Now Closed)
Yury Kolomensky, Professor Physics
(1) Particle Identification with a Straw Tracker (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Position Reconstruction with the Mu2e Straw Tracker Prototype (Current Term Now Closed)
Adrian Lee, Professor Physics
(1) Research in Cosmology Instrumentation (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Research in Cosmic Microwave Background at LBNL (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Instrumentation Development for next generation Cosmic Microwave Background experiment at LBNL (Current Term Now Closed)
Kam-Biu Luk, Professor Physics
(1) Neutrino Physics (Current Term Now Closed)
Saul Perlmutter, Professor Physics
(1) Pipeline Development for The Nearby Supernova Factory (Current Term Now Closed)
Bernard Sadoulet, Professor Physics
(1) Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education and Outreach Program Coordination (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Multiplexed Detector Readout System Design For Radio Frequency Cryogenic Dark Matter Detectors (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Development of a Data Acquisition Software for Testing and Monitoring Cryogenic Dark Matter Search Detectors (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Imaging Lost Voices: High Resolution Optical Scanning of Historical Sound Recordings (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Restoration of Early Native American Sound Recordings (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Math and Physical Sciences - Breakthroughs Research Assistant (Current Term Now Closed)

Plant and Microbial Biology

Barbara Baker, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) MicroRNA Regulation of Plant Innate Immunity (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Natural Variation in Developmental Timing and Morphology in Sunflower (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Genetics of Floral Pigmentation Patterns (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Sarah Hake, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Developmental Processes In Plants (Current Term Now Closed)
Jennifer Lewis, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Plant innate immunity in response to bacterial pathogens (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Programming tools to understand plant-pathogen interactions (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 (Current Term Now Closed)

Political Science

Vinod Aggarwal, Professor Political Science
(1) Linking Trade, Traditional Security and Human Security - Cyber Industrial Policy; Disaster Management (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Web Page and Publication Design (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Oversight in the European Union (Current Term Now Closed)
Leonardo Arriola, Professor Political Science
(1) African Studies Research Assistant (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Program on Security Institutions and Violent Instability (Police) (Current Term Now Closed)
Jennifer Bussell, Professor Political Science
(1) The Daily Life of Indian Politicians - Shadowing as a Tool for Medium-N Research (Current Term Now Closed)
David Collier, Professor Political Science
(1) Critical Junctures and Historical Legacies: Substantive Agendas and Methodological Challenges (Current Term Now Closed)
Ruth Collier, Professor Political Science
(1) Creating Partisans: New Political Parties and Social Movements in Latin America (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Work and Politics in the Digital Economy (Full- no new appr needed)
Lowell Dittmer, Professor Political Science
(1) Chinese National Identity (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) China, the US, and the Taiwan Strait Embroilment (Current Term Now Closed)
Taeku Lee, Professor Political Science
(1) How the American Welfare State Created Asian American and Latinx Coalitions (Current Term Now Closed)
Aila Matanock, Professor Political Science
(1) Conflict, Crime, and Intervention (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Making Migrations: The Strategic Use of Population Displacement in Civil Conflicts (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Program on Security Institutions and Violent Instability (Constitutional Legal Frameworks) (Current Term Now Closed)
Michaela Mattes, Professor Political Science
(1) Program on Security Institutions and Violent Instability (Military) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Peace Deals as Counterinsurgency: Explaining Variation in Military Power- Sharing (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Apologies in International Politics (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Steven Vogel, Professor Political Science
(1) Market Governance in the United States and Japan (Current Term Now Closed)

Psychology

Sonia Bishop, Professor Psychology
(1) (1) Biased priors or inference in depressed and anxious individuals? (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Designing an app to tracking influences on anxiety and depression on daily decision making (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Effort based decision-making (Current Term Now Closed)
Silvia Bunge, Professor Psychology
(1) The neurocognitive development of reasoning and memory: a simultaneous eyetracking and fMRI investigation. (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Lateralization in reasoning (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Neurocognitive development of precision and variability in visual working memory (Current Term Now Closed)
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 psychological development (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Functional consequences of emotional expressions (Full- no new appr needed)
Dana Carney, Professor Psychology
(1) Self-Control and Status; Politics, Race, and Political Correctness; Socioeconomic Status and World View (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Empathy, Power and Status, Prejudice, Workplace Phenomena, and Non Verbal Behavior (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Race (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Group Newcomers; Power; Status; Social Groups (Current Term Now Closed)
Anne Collins, Professor Psychology
(1) Learning and generalization (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Working memory and reward-based learning during adolescence (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Measuring and modeling working memory and reward-based learning (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) The neural correlates of structure learning (Current Term Now Closed)
Alison Gopnik, Professor Psychology
(1) Cross-Cultural Social and Causal Reasoning in Young Children (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Cognitive Development Research on Causal Reasoning, Relational Understanding, Imitation, and Imaginative Play (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Change Machines and Turtle Game (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Exploratory Decision-Making Across Development (Current Term Now Closed)
Richard Ivry, Professor Psychology
(1) Sensorimotor coordination in healthy and neurologically impaired humans (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Developing new technologies and games to study sensorimotor coordination and learning (Current Term Now Closed)
Sheri Johnson, Professor Psychology
(1) Creativity, learning, and decision making in bipolar disorder (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Learn to conduct fMRI scans (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Behavior and Mental Health (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Don Moore, Professor Psychology
(1) Debiasing Probability Forecasts - The Limitations of Hindsight (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The World of Bias in Decision Making (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) The Many Faces of Overconfidence (Accuracy Lab) (Current Term Now Closed)
Mahesh Srinivasan, Professor Psychology
(1) Research on Children's Linguistic and Cognitive Development (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Computational Modeling of Child Language (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Trajectories of Linguistic Complexity in Child- and Adult-directed Speech (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) What counts as math? Math Cognition and Learning (Current Term Now Closed)
David Whitney, Professor Psychology
(1) Emotion perception in dynamic and naturalistic videos (Current Term Now Closed)
Fei Xu, Professor Psychology
(1) Research on Infants' and Children's Cognitive Development (Current Term Now Closed)
Qing Zhou, Professor Psychology
(1) Language, Emotion, and Development Project (Psychology Department, Zhou Culture and Family Study Lab, UC-Berkeley) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Kids and Family Project: A Longitudinal Study on Socio-emotional and Academic Development of Chinese American Children in Immigrant Families (Current Term Now Closed)

Public Health

Lisa Barcellos, Professor Public Health
(1) Genetic, epigenetic and environmental exposure studies in autoimmune disease (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Binh Diep, Professor Public Health
(1) Novel Immunotherapies for Treatment of Invasive Staphylococcal Infections (Current Term Now Closed)
Lia Fernald, Professor Public Health
(1) Data cleaning and compilation for social science research using R or Stata (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Coding Transcripts in Spanish on Mother, Father, and Grandparent Involvement with Children (Current Term Now Closed)
(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) Identifying Patients Hospitalized with Infectious Diseases Who are Most Likely to Benefit from an Advanced Diagnostic Test (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Examination of Medicare Accountable Care Organizations and Hospitals in Rural Areas (Current Term Now Closed)

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

Susan Ivey, Professor Public Health
(1) Quality Improvement project to conduct a needs assessment around use of PrEP and PEP in the City of Berkeley Reproductive and Sexual Health Clinic (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Colorectal cancer screening among South Asians in the Bay Area (Check back for status)
Joseph Lewnard, Professor Public Health
(1) emm Type Distributions in Group A Streptococcus (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Understanding pneumococcal conjugate vaccine impact in the context of serotype replacement (Current Term Now Closed)
Fenyong Liu, Professor Public Health
(1) Studies of Nucleic Acid-based Agents for Inhibition of Viral Replication (Full- no new appr needed)
Kristine Madsen, Professor Public Health
(1) Reducing obesity and sugary drink consumption: Policy, community, and economic based approaches (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Technology and Design Innovation to Support 21st Century School Nutrition SFUSD and UC Berkeley (Full- no new appr needed)
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 (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Ndola Prata, Professor Public Health
(1) Rwanda Comprehensive Sexual and Reproductive Health Integration Project (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Understanding how agrochemicals influence the transmission of global parasitic diseases (Current Term Now Closed)

Health Policy and Management

Hector Rodriguez, Professor Health Policy and Management
(1) Organizational and Market Influences on Hospital Gaming to Avoid Penalties in Medicare's Hospital Readmission Reduction Program (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Addressing Social Inequities in Health in California through Nonprofit Hospital Community Benefit Investments (Current Term Now Closed)

Public Health

Marieka Schotland, Executive Director Public Health
(1) Innovations for Youth (i4Y): Youth Equity Scholars (Current Term Now Closed)
George Sensabaugh, Professor Public Health
(1) Characterization of genomic relationships between two outlier strains classified as Staphylococcus saprophyticus and strains in the main S. saprophyticus species cluster (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Investigation of recombination patterns between relic strains and contemporary strains of Staphylococcus chromogenes. (Current Term Now Closed)
Claire Snell-Rood, Professor Public Health
(1) Do state-wide interventions to expand medication-assisted treatment for patients with opioid use disorder help rural patients with co-occurring disorders? (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Advancing California Community Health Workers: A Mixed Methods Analysis of California Asthma CHW Programs (Current Term Now Closed)
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 1: Community Wellness and Aspirations of Residents of SF Tenderloin District (Please specify project(s) of interest in your application) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Project 2: Evaluation of Hmong Cultural Center of Butte County Zoobiab Mental Health Program for Older Adults (Please specify project(s) of interest in your application) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Project 3: Bay Area Pacific Islander Data Equity Project (Please specify project(s) of interest in your application) (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Project 4: Diabetes Reduction among Diverse Older Adults in Alameda County (Please specify project(s) of interest in your application) (Current Term Now Closed)

Public Policy

Jack Glaser, Professor Public Policy
(1) A Study on Police-Community Relations (Current Term Now Closed)
Elizabeth Linos, Professor Public Policy
(1) Diversity and Cognitive Bias at Work (Current Term Now Closed)

Rhetoric

Marianne Constable, Professor Rhetoric
(1) Chicago Husband-Killing and the New Unwritten Law and Several Shorter Projects (Current Term Now Closed)
Winnie Wong, Professor Rhetoric
(1) Chinese Visual Culture for the West (1700-1850) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Contemporary China and Social Media (Current Term Now Closed)

S/CET

Waqas Khalid, Associate Scientist S/CET
(1) Nanotechnology Unleashed! (Current Term Now Closed)

Slavic Languages and Literatures

Ronelle Alexander, Professor Slavic Languages and Literatures
(1) Bulgarian Dialectology as Living Tradition (Current Term Now Closed)

Social Welfare

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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Digital safety and sexual violence prevention (Full- no new appr needed)
Anu Gomez, Professor Social Welfare
(1) Birth Control Access in Pharmacies Project (Full- no new appr needed)
Paul Sterzing, Professor Social Welfare
(1) The Spectrum of Campus Sexual Violence: Exploring the Role of Microaggressions on Berkeley Campus (Current Term Now Closed)

Sociology

Irene Bloemraad, Professor Sociology
(1) Mapping Spatial Inequality - Improving Immigrants' Access to Social and Human Services (Current Term Now Closed)
Claude Fischer, Professor Sociology
(1) Social networks over time (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Marion Fourcade, Professor Sociology
(1) Ordering the Disordered: State Classifications of Mental Illness in France and the United States (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Rating of Sovereigns and the Judgment of Nations (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) The Discipline of Gender. Men, Women and Writing in the Social Sciences. (Full- no new appr needed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Jerome Karabel, Professor Sociology
(1) American Exceptionalism and the Quality of Life: the United States in Historical and Comparative Perspective (Current Term Now Closed)
Kristin Luker, Professor Sociology
(1) The History of Contraception and Abortion in the United States (Current Term Now Closed)
Daniel Schneider, Professor Sociology
(1) Investigating the Shift Towards Outside CEO Hires in the United States (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Schedule Instability and Unpredictability and Worker and Family Health and Wellbeing (Full- no new appr needed)
Sandra Smith, Professor Sociology
(1) Formerly Incarcerated Individuals' Perceptions of and Experiences with Fair Chance Employment Initiatives (Current Term Now Closed)
Ann Swidler, Professor Sociology
(1) Funding and Growth of LGBTQ NGOs (Current Term Now Closed)

Space Sciences Laboratory

Oswald Siegmund, Research Physicist Space Sciences Laboratory
(1)  Photon Counting Detector Technology (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) High resolution imaging neutron detectors (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) High time resolution astronomy (Full- no new appr needed)
Andreas Zoglauer, Staff Researcher Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) Preparing for the next 100-day stratospheric balloon flight of the Compton Spectrometer and Imager (COSI) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Improving the data-analysis pipeline of the Compton Spectrometer and Imager (COSI) with Machine Learning (Current Term Now Closed)
Jerry Edelstein, Research Astronomer Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) The Keck Planet Finder: research in astronomy instrumentation (Current Term Now Closed)
Walt Fitelson, Professor Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) Infrared Spatial Interferometer (Full- no new appr needed)
Thomas Immel, Research Physicist Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) Tropospheric forcing of ionospheric densities (Current Term Now Closed)

Spanish and Portuguese

Candace Slater, Professor Spanish and Portuguese
(1)  (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Improbable Metropolis: Stories from a Pilgrimage, a City and a World in Transformation (Current Term Now Closed)
Estelle Tarica, Professor Spanish and Portuguese
(1) Holocaust Consciousness and the Genocide in Guatemala (Current Term Now Closed)

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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Philip Stark, Professor Statistics
(1) Look who's talking: Are women and URM faculty candidates interrupted more frequently? (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Conjoint Analysis when the Assumptions Do Not Hold (Current Term Now Closed)

Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies

Lisa Wymore, Professor Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies
(1) Stories of Strawberry Creek - An Audio Exploration Honoring Native Land and Indigenous Practices with Dance Artist Rulan Tangen of Dancing Earth. (Current Term Now Closed)

UC San Francisco

Jeff Belkora, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) The Patient Support Corps at UCSF (Current Term Now Closed)
Kevin Bender, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Fitting neuronal models to electrophysiological data. (Current Term Now Closed)
Mallar Bhattacharya, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Lung Inflammation: Mouse Models of Human Disease (Full- no new appr needed)
Katja Brueckner, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Regulation of hematopoietic sites by the peripheral nervous system (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Inter-organ communication in the innate immune response (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) BMP signaling cooperation in epithelial-mesenchymal transition (Current Term Now Closed)
Andy Chang, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Molecular mechanisms of oxygen sensing (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Identification of endogenous ligands for "ectopic" olfactory receptors (Full- no new appr needed)
Aaron Clark, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Investigation of outcomes following minimally invasive spinal surgery (Full- no new appr needed)
Aaron Fields, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Cartilage permeability and disc degeneration (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Microdamage repair in bone (Full- no new appr needed)
Lea Grinberg, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Validation of neuroimaging using high-resolution histology (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Neuropathological changes underlying clinical heterogeneity in Alzheimer disease (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Polarized light imaging (PLI) of gross histological human brain sections (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Diagnosing and monitoring prodromal Alzheimer’s Disease using novel locus ceruleus-based imaging volumetry (Current Term Now Closed)
Guo Huang, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Molecular control of organ regeneration in zebrafish and mice (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Dengke Ma, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Genetic Analysis of C. elegans Extremophiles (Current Term Now Closed)
Praveen Mummaneni, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) UCSF Neuro-spine department clinical research assistant (Current Term Now Closed)
Jorge Oksenberg, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Functional studies on multiple sclerosis genetics (Current Term Now Closed)
Angela Rizk-Jackson, Director of Operations UC San Francisco
(1) Developing a biomedical data commons for research (Full- no new appr needed)
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)
(3) Chemical Synthesis of Anticancer Chemical Degraders (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Chemical synthesis of novel antibiotic candidates (Current Term Now Closed)
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) Big Data in Radiology Research (e.g., medical deep learning, data science, computer vision, natural language processing, big data organization) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Radionuclide molecular imaging using small laboratory animals (Current Term Now Closed)
Panagiotis Theofilas, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Role of Cell Death Pathways in Mediating Neuronal Loss in Early Stages of AD (Current Term Now Closed)
Vasanth Vedantham, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Transcriptional Regulation of Heart Rhythm (Full- no new appr needed)
Patricia Zheng, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Levering mobile application to track outcomes after injections for back pain (Current Term Now Closed)

University and Jepson Herbaria

Carol Wilson, Research Botanist University and Jepson Herbaria
(1) Biogeography of Haustorial Systems In Australian Mistletoes in the family Loranthaceae (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Phylogeny and biogeography of Iris subgenus Xiphium based on next-generation sequencing (Full- no new appr needed)