All current projects: 336 Faculty/Mentors

Agricultural and Resource Economics

Jeremy Magruder, Professor Agricultural and Resource Economics
(1) Evaluating Effects of Women's Leadership Training in Rwanda (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. (Current Term Now Closed)

Anthropology

Sabrina Agarwal, Professor Anthropology
(1) Microscopic examination of dental enamel defects: a bioarchaeological investigation of childhood stress and mortality in medieval Italy (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Everyday life at Rural Medieval Villamagna (Full- no new appr needed)
(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)
Daniel Fisher, Professor Anthropology
(1) Kroeber Anthropological Society editorial assistant (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) GIS and past foodways: working with plant and animal distributions at an early settlement in the Andes (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Ancient Andean plants and their diversity (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Examining Ancient Mobility and Trade with Obsidian Geochemistry (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) The making of pottery in the past: archaeological photographic research on ancient Andean ceramics (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Archaeology of the Albany Bulb (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Classic Maya Archaeology in Chiapas (Current Term Now Closed)
Patrick Kirch, Professor Anthropology
(1) Archaeology of the South Pacific: Curation and Analysis of Archaeological Collections (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Analysis of Ancient Hawaiian House Complexes: Artifact and Sediment Sample Processing (Current Term Now Closed)
Kent Lightfoot, Professor Anthropology
(1) The Historical Ecology of San Francisco Bay Area Shellmounds (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Restoring Indigenous Knowledge of Mutsun and Rumsen Peoples from Early 20th Century Ethnographic Field Notes (Full- no new appr needed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Historical Documentation Specialist (Current Term Now Closed)
Karen Nakamura, Professor Anthropology
(1) Accessible Lab Space Project: making spaces neurodiversity and physical disability inclusive (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)
Laurie Wilkie, Professor Anthropology
(1) Identifying, Analyzing, and Managing Archaeological Materials from the Historic Period Samuel Adams Limekiln, 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) DiggingThrough the Historical Archives of Frontier Black Regulars (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Chinese Diaspora Archaeology in the Bay Area: Artifact Analysis and Documentation (Current Term Now Closed)

Architecture

Gail Brager, Professor Architecture
(1) Experiential Delight in Buildings: improving indoor environmental quality for health & wellbeing (2 projects) (Current Term Now Closed)
Lindsay Graham, Research Specialist Architecture
(1) Expression of personality in couples' homes (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Psychology of the workspace (Current Term Now Closed)

Art History

Julia Bryan-Wilson, Professor Art History
(1) Louise Nevelson's Modernisms (Current Term Now Closed)
Darcy Gimaldo Grigsby, Professor Art History
(1) Creole and Jewish: the French Impressionist Jakob Pizarro/ Camille Pissarro (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) BAM EXHIBITION: "Sojourner Truth, Photography and the Fight Against Slavery" (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Alexandre Dumas père, Race, and Caricature (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Creole Romanticism (Current Term Now Closed)
Elizabeth Honig, Professor Art History
(1) Brueg(h)el Family Research Websites: Pieter Bruegel (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Living/Lodging/Dwelling in Renaissance England (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Rubens bibliography (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Poster for DH Faire: Humanists on the Move (Full- no new appr needed)
Todd Olson, Professor Art History
(1) Jusepe Rivera: prints and painting in 17th-century Naples (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Markers: Le Moyne de Morgues and the French Possession of Sixteenth-Century Florida (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Survivals among the Visual Cultures of the Early Modern Trans-Atlantic World (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) A Sixteenth-Century Mexican Codex in the Trans-Atlantic World (Full- no new appr needed)
Sugata Ray, Professor Art History
(1) Intersections between Global Environmental Change, Art/Architecture, and Scientific Experimentation (Current Term Now Closed)

Astronomy

Imke de Pater, Professor Astronomy
(1) Exploring our Solar System through observations at radio, infrared and visible wavelengths. (Check back for status)
(2) SETI: Breakthrough Listen (Check back for status)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)

Berkeley Institute for Data Science

Stefan van der Walt, Associate Researcher Berkeley Institute for Data Science
(1) BIDS Machine Shop (Full- no new appr needed)

Bioengineering

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

Business, Haas School

Alice Agogino, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Design for Social Impact (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Human-Centered Design Methods (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Samsung's Internet of Things (IoT) Project (and possibly Renault Innovation Center, Silicon Valley) (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Tensegrity Robotics - Spherical Tensegrity Robots and Laika, the Tensegrity Robot Quadruped (Full- no new appr needed)
Cameron Anderson, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Teamwork Study (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Systems Mapping: Modeling Execution Systems (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Nobel Prize Winners and Creativity (Full- no new appr needed)
Dana Carney, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Self-Control and Status; Politics, Race, & Political Correctness (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Nonverbal behavior, unconscious bias, and social networks (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Authenticity and Ego-centric Social Network Research (2 Projects) (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Antisocial Behavior; Hazing; Social Influence (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 and Machine Learning 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)
David Harris, Lecturer Business, Haas School
(1) Book revision for publication: 'Você vai me servir': desigualdade, proximidade e agência nos dois lados do Equador' (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Leapfrog Democracies & Civic Technology (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Global Lives Project: Lives in Transit Exhibit & Social Media Launch (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Global Lives Project Book Proposal (Current Term Now Closed)
Heather Haveman, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Oski Lab - Web-Scraping | Text Parsing| Machine Learning| Databases with Start-Ups and Entrepreneurs (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Computer Vision: Classifying Photographs Using Deep Learning (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Chefs and Cooks: Exploring Race and Gender in Fine Dining and Food Writing (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Charter Schools and the Business Age: Web-Scraping and Text Analysis (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 and 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)
Thomas Lee, Professor Business, Haas School
(2) Innovation Analytics (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) CPAP - Continuous Positive Air Pressure (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)
(4) Writing an Android app to promote safe childbirth (Full- no new appr needed)
Don Moore, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Data Posting and Impact (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)
Adair Morse, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Financial Outcomes Relating to Monetary Policy Organization (Current Term Now Closed)
Abhishek Nagaraj, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Big Data Mapping: Analysing the Impact of Geographic Information (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Analyzing Scientific Publication data (Current Term Now Closed)
Leif Nelson, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) The Psychology of Pay-What-You-Want Pricing and Human Interaction (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Leadership in Unusual Contexts (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Enjoyment, Social Signals and Behavior Change: Understanding the Psychology of Online Social Networks (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Judgment and Decision Making (Full- no new appr needed)
Juliana Schroeder, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Psychology of Trust and Technology (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)
Sameer Srivastava, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Language, Space, and Culture: Understanding the Dynamics of Space on Behavior (Current Term Now Closed)
Guo Xu, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) The Long Shadow of Colonialism: Decolonization and post-independence state capacity (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 on the Politics of Development

Thad Dunning, Professor Center on the Politics of Development
(1) Relationships of Local Development: Traditional authorities and state leaders in rural Latin America (Current Term Now Closed)

Chemistry

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

Center for Middle Eastern Studies

Julia Choucair-Vizoso, Vice Chair Center for Middle Eastern Studies
(1) Center for Middle Eastern Studies Undergraduate Apprenticeship (Current Term Now Closed)

CITRIS

Waqas Khalid, Associate Scientist CITRIS
(1) Carbon Nanotubes based Nano-structure sensor platform for sensing applications. (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Assessing the Travel Demand and Co-Benefit Impacts of Affordable Transit Oriented Developments (Current Term Now Closed)
Carolina Reid, Professor City and Regional Planning
(1) Terner Center for Housing Innovation - Research Apprenticeship (Current Term Now Closed)

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Abolhassan Astaneh-Asl, Professor Civil and Environmental Engineering
(1) Seismic Analysis of Structures of Buildings and Bridges (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Testing Structural Components (Full- no new appr needed)
Kara Nelson, Professor Civil and Environmental Engineering
(1) Investigating the Impact of a Sanitation Intervention on Household Fecal Contamination in Rural Bangladesh (Current Term Now Closed)

Classics

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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Petsas House: archaeological excavation and research in Mycenae, Greece (Full- no new appr needed)

Cognitive Science

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

Comparative Literature

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 (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 and Consulting (Current Term Now Closed)

Earth and Planetary Science

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

Economics

Clair Brown, Professor Economics
(1) Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI) for California (Full- no new appr needed)
Stefano DellaVigna, Professor Economics
(1) Early-Stage Research in Behavioral Economics and Applied Micro (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) (Full- no new appr needed)
Edward Miguel, Professor Economics
(1) Data Sharing and Citations (Current Term Now Closed)
Benjamin Schoefer, Professor Economics
(1) Empirical macroeconomic research (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) Policy Research for Latinas/os affiliated with the Center for Latino Policy Research (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Transnational Processes and Practices of Return Migration: Yucatec Maya Families across Borders and Generations (Current Term Now Closed)
Kris Gutierrez, Professor Education
(1) Ingenuity and the shaping of new participation trajectories: 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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Michelle Wilkerson, Professor Education
(1) What does the "Age of Data" mean for K-12 education? (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Supporting Students' Ideas and Simulation in Middle School Science (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(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)
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 Communication with systems **** All positions have been filled for Fall 2017 ***** (Current Term Now Closed)
Gerald Friedland, Adjunct Assistant Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Machine Learning for Multimedia Big Data (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Piloting Audio Annotation Techniques (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Dark Data Flows and Personal Privacy (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Multimedia Big Data Field Studies (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Graph and Data Analytics for Warehouse-scale Computers (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Sergey Levine, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Deep Robotic Learning (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Deep Reinforcement Learning for Autonomous Flight (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)
Carlo Sequin, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Modeling Geometrical Sculptures. (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)
Laura Waller, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) computational imaging and microscopy (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)
Duncan Callaway, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Distributed solar and electric vehicle data mapping (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Electric Systems modeling in multiple scales for high performance computing. (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Cost of off-grid and decentralized solar power systems for energy access (Full- no new appr needed)
John Harte, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Advancing and testing ecological theory (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) Energy Systems Data Analysis to Achieve Universal Electricity Access (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Energy Systems Modeling: Mexico (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Energy Systems Modeling: USA (Full- no new appr needed)
Isha Ray, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Investigating the impact of household water treatment on drinking water quality in rural China (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Feasibility of waste to charcoal analysis (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Heat Transfer modeling of solar treatment of human feces (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Water Affordability in California's Human Right to Water (Current Term Now Closed)
Margaret Torn, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Improving predicted spatial variability of soil carbon through microbial models with data-driven parameters (Full- no new appr needed)

English

Eric Falci, Professor English
(1) The Poetics of Popular Music (Current Term Now Closed)
Rebecca Heald, Professor English
(1) Equity & Inclusion Journalist and Change Agent for the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Making microfluidic devices to study mitotic spindle size control (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 (Current Term Now Closed)

Environmental Science, Policy and Management

Rodrigo Almeida, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Epidemiology of <i>Xylella fastidiosa</i> in grapevines (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Ecological genetics of an emerging insect vector (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Looking for multipartite viruses (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Determinants of Xylella fastidiosa host specificity (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
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 & Applications in Ecology and the Environment (Current Term Now Closed)
Justin Brashares, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Environmental Impacts of Human Development and Urbanization in the West (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Ecology and Conservation of the Endangered Giant Kangaroo Rat in Central California (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Wildlife ecology in human dominated landscapes: deer and other large mammals in Mendocino County (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Using remote camera traps to monitor large mammals in Mozambique’s Gorongosa National Park (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(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) Biodiversity of beetles in the Valdivian temperate rain forests of Chile (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Evolutionary origins and biogeography of the Hawaiian peppers (Piperaceae: Peperomia) (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 (Check back for status)
(2) Mapping Access to Farmland for Beginning Farmers in the California Central Coast (Check back for status)
(3) Mechanization in Farming: The Consequences of Replacing Human Labor with Machinery (Check back for status)
Claire Kremen, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Insect Diversity in Agroecology Internship (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Cacao pollination & Conservation benefits of agroforestry (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Below- and aboveground connections in pollination (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Meta-analysis: ecosystem services in diversified agriculture (Full- no new appr needed)
Luke Macaulay, Cooperative Extension Specialist Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Wildlife Camera and Botanical Data Analysis & Cleaning (Current Term Now Closed)
Patina Mendez, Lecturer Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Species distribution modeling with Caddisflies (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Freshwater aquatic insects of Strawberry Creek (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Museum Studies of Trichoptera (Caddisflies) (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Aquatic Insects of Intermittent Streams (Current Term Now Closed)
Nicholas Mills, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Effect of climate change and irrigation regime on the emergence of walnut husk fly (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Can induced plant defenses limit the abundance of an invasive insect? (Current Term Now Closed)
Céline Pallud, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Biotic and abiotic oxidation of selenium nanoparticles (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Managing soil to control water quality in subalpine wetlands (Full- no new appr needed)
Matthew Potts, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Predictive modeling of soil organic carbon stocks in mangroves of the Americas (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Land degradation and restoration associated with changes in ecosystem services and functions, and human well-being and good quality of life (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Using bioindicators to assess mercury contamination and transfer from small-scale gold mining in the Peruvian Amazon (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Ecological and Human Health Consequences of Food Loss (Full- no new appr needed)
Erica Rosenblum, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Measuring the evolutionary responses of mammal communities to climate change (Current Term Now Closed)
(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)
Ian Wang, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Landscape Genetics of California Salamanders (Check back for status)
(2) Simulating genomes on landscapes (Check back for status)
Kipling Will, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Using CalBug databasing to add new species records for the Carabid Beetles of California (Current Term Now Closed)
(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)

Essig Museum of Entomology

Peter Oboyski, Sr. Museum Scientist Essig Museum of Entomology
(1) California Oak Gall project (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Insect & 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 and Center for Latino Policy Research

David Montejano, Professor Ethnic Studies and Center for Latino Policy Research
(1) From Southern Plantation to Northern Mill, or, Traveling Along the Cotton Trail during the American Civil War (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Immigration Watch: An Ongoing Review of Important Immigration News (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Laura E. Pérez, Professor Ethnic Studies
(1) Women of Color Art Projects (Current Term Now Closed)
Chris Zepeda-Millan, Professor Ethnic Studies
(1) The 2006 Immigrant Rights Protest Wave (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Tracking International Migration Policy (Current Term Now Closed)

Folklore Program

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

Lisa Garcia Bedolla, Professor
(1) Local Governments and Climate Change in California (Current Term Now Closed)

Geography

Laurel Larsen, Professor Geography
(1) Land use/land cover analysis in the West African Sahel (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Influence of coastal marshes on sedimentation (Current Term Now Closed)
Robert Rhew, Professor Geography
(1) Soils and atmospheric chemistry (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Measuring plant BVOC emissions with branch chambers (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Mapping air toxics (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Climate change in the eastern Sierra (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) Twin Cities in the Global Age (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

Michael Black, Head of Research and Information Hearst Museum of Anthropology
(1) Georeferencing Apprenticeship (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Site Stratigraphy and Chronology Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Retrospective Cataloging Apprenticeship (Current Term Now Closed)
Leslie Freund, Collections Manager Hearst Museum of Anthropology
(1) Collections Apprenticeship (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) North American Collections Apprenticeship (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Zooarchaeological Resources Survey (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Zooarchaeological Assemblages Preliminary Analysis (Current Term Now Closed)
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 & 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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Living/Lodging/Dwelling in Renaissance England (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Rubens bibliography (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Poster for DH Faire: Humanists on the Move (Full- no new appr needed)

Human Rights Center

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)

Integrative Biology

David Ackerly, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Forest responses to climate change in Northern California (Check back for status)
(2) Phenology dynamics in California grassland communities (Check back for status)
(3) Relationships among climatic tolerance, trait evolution and diversification in the California flora (Check back for status)
(4) Genetic architecture and phenotypic variation in blue oaks (Check back for status)
Doris Bachtrog, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The role of sex chromosomes in aging: does the Y chromosome contribute to a shorter male lifespan? (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) The genetics of behavioral isolation in Drosophila (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Mechanisms and evolution of heterochromatin formation in early development (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Speciation genetics and evolution of reproductive incompatibilities in Drosophila (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)
Mike Boots, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Co-infection dynamics in changing environments (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Plasticity of Resistance - Does Host Crowding Influence Resistance to Viral Infection in Plodia? (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Maternal versus Paternal Contributions to Trans-generational Immune Priming (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Dispersal Rates - Do Host Genetics Influence Dispersal Distances/Rates in Plodia? (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Biomechanics of Gliding in Arboreal Geckos (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Analyzing Variation in Bird Wing Bone (Full- no new appr needed)

OLAC

Christie Ferrecchia, DVM, Integrative Biology OLAC
(1) Apprenticeship in Laboratory Animal Medicine with Veterinary Staff (Current Term Now Closed)

Integrative Biology

Paul Fine, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Molecular phylogenetics of Protium (Burseraceae) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Molecular phylogenetics and phylogeography of the beaked hazelnuts (Corylus cornuta, Betulaceae) (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) The role of climate and geology on the phylogenetic beta diversity patterns of Amazonian tree communities (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Identification of tropical trees using drone images (Current Term Now Closed)
Seth Finnegan, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The evolution of mollusk shell ornamentation as a defense against predation (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Comparative Life History and Physiology of Pleistocene-Recent Pacific Coast Bivalves (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Effects of the uplift of the Isthmus of Panama on the ecology, evolution, and extinction of Caribbean bivalves (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Environmental control on the biodiversity and body size of crustaceans (Current Term Now Closed)
Britt Koskella, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The costs and benefits of using phage cocktails to treat a bacterial plant pathogen (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Explaining the bizarre biogeography of cycads (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) The footprint of extinction on phylogenies (Full- no new appr needed)
Brent Mishler, Professor Integrative Biology
(2) Spatial phylogenetic diversity in the Mojave National Preserve (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Uncovering the genetic sex of clonal Syntrichia desert mosses (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Presentation of Scientific Findings (Current Term Now Closed)
Mary E. Power, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Food webs in rivers and watersheds/Eyes on the Eel (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Distribution and toxicity of cyanobacteria in rivers of the California North Coast (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Phenology of Stream Food Webs for Juvenile Salmonids in Northern California (Current Term Now Closed)
Michael Shapira, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Characterization and assembly of the gut microbiota, and its significance to its host's fitness (Current Term Now Closed)
Ellen Simms, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Drivers of Legume Invasions in the Bay Area (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Mutualism theory predicts how legumes influence biodiversity-ecosystem function relationships under global change (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Have invasive rhizobia escaped their bacteriophage enemies? (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Non-rhizobia in legume nodules and their use as biofertilizers (Current Term Now Closed)
Wayne Sousa, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Population dynamics of bloom-forming algae in San Francisco Bay (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Invertebrates and nutrient cycling along a grassland invasion front (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Ecology and physiology of parasitic plants (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Herbivory and nutrient cycling after chaparral fire (Current Term Now Closed)
Noah Whiteman, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Reproductive trait evolution and the invasion of novel habitats (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Multimodal chemosensory reception in herbivorous insects (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) The consequences of hybridization on plant defenses and herbivory (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) The effects of herbivore gut bacteria on plant defenses to herbivore attack (Current Term Now Closed)

International and Area Studies

Sean Burns, Lecturer International and Area Studies
(1) Innovative Practices in Higher Education Right Now (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Historical investigation of alternative, social justice oriented, educational projects in the SF Bay Area (20th Century) (Full- no new appr needed)
Khalid Kadir, Lecturer International and Area Studies
(1) The Political Economy of the University of California (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Public Universities as Free Speech Battlegrounds (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 (Check back for status)

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 (Check back for status)
Rachel Stern, Professor Jurisprudence and Social Policy
(1) Judicial Transparency in China (Current Term Now Closed)

Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning

Iryna Dronova, Professor Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning
(1) Spatial characteristics of built environment to understand environmental and health impacts of urban sprawl (Current Term Now Closed)
(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)
Anne Joseph O'Connell, Professor Law
(1) Stand-Ins: The Causes and Consequences of Temporary Leaders in Government, Business and Education (Current Term Now Closed)
Sonia Katyal, Professor Law
(1) Transgender Law and Sexuality Project (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Advertising, Branding and Art (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Gender and Technology (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Alexa Koenig, Executive Director Law
(1) Human Rights Digital Archive (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Human Rights Investigations Lab (Current Term Now Closed)
Katerina Linos, Professor Law
(1) Digital Refuge: Examining Online Refugee Communities in Europe (Current Term Now Closed)
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. (Current Term Now Closed)
Victoria Plaut, Professor Law
(1) Mitigating the Double Bind in Computer Science: A Sociocultural Narrative Intervention (Current Term Now Closed)

Legal Studies

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

Linguistics

Andrew Garrett, Professor Linguistics
(1) Karuk language transcription and text editing (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Describing and cataloging archival linguistics documentation (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 (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 & Public Repertoires | The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (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) Synergy modeling in pharmacology: a new mathematical approach (Current Term Now Closed)

Mechanical Engineering

Alice Agogino, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Design for Social Impact (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Human-Centered Design Methods (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Samsung's Internet of Things (IoT) Project (and possibly Renault Innovation Center, Silicon Valley) (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Tensegrity Robotics - Spherical Tensegrity Robots and Laika, the Tensegrity Robot Quadruped (Full- no new appr needed)
Reza Alam, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) The UC Berkeley Wave Carpet - Development of an innovative Wave Energy Converter (1. Design, 2. Mechatronics) (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Hydraulic Heat Engine with Ferrofluid Liquid Displacer (Current Term Now Closed)
Liwei Lin, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Atomic Layer Deposition System Design (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Hydraulic-analogy transistors for integrated microfluidic circuitry (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Photocatalytic Water Splitting (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) 3D Printing for Microfluidics (Current Term Now Closed)

Media Studies

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

Middle Eastern Studies, Center for

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

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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Gloria Brar, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Probing translational regulation in yeast meiosis (Full- no new appr needed)
Abby Dernburg, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Exploring the diversity of meiotic mechanisms. (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Nuclear envelope organization during meiosis (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Regulation of meiosis in Pristionchus pacificus. (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Regulation of meiotic recombination (Current Term Now Closed)
Richard Harland, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Genetic Analysis of the neural development of Xenopus laevis (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Function of RNA-binding proteins and alternative splicing during frog development. (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Regulation of Wnt-signaling by proton pumps during vertebrate development and human cancer (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Exploring how tissue mechanics and multicellular dynamics shape tissues during organ formation (Current Term Now Closed)
Rebecca Heald, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Equity & Inclusion Journalist and Change Agent for the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Making microfluidic devices to study mitotic spindle size control (Full- no new appr needed)
Lin He, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Characterizing the Potential Roles of Retrotransposons in Murine Preimplantation Development and Stem Cell Potency (Current Term Now Closed)
Nicole King, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Cellular and biophysical principles of choanoflagellate colony morphogenesis (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Microbial interactions with a close relative of animals (Current Term Now Closed)
John Kuriyan, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Large-scale specificity profiling of wild-type and oncogenic tyrosine kinases (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Structural and Biochemical Studies of Ca2+/Calmodulin-Dependent Protein Kinase II (CaMKII) (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Characterising the three-dimensional structure of the bacterial replisome (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)
Will Ludington, Research Fellow Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Machine learning in the microbiome (Current Term Now Closed)
Craig Miller, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Genetic analysis of head skeletal evolution (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Evolutionary genetics of local California stickleback populations (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Developmental biology of head skeletal evolution (Current Term Now Closed)
Eva Nogales, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Project 1: Structural studies of yeast septins and interacting partners (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Computational model of atomic structrues into high resolution cryo-EM maps of microtubules (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Structure-function studies of large macromolecular complexes using biochemistry and cryo-electron microscopy (Current Term Now Closed)
Nipam Patel, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Hox gene expression and function in diverse crustacean species (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Identifying and classifying Hox gene cis-regulatory elements in Parhyale hawaiensis (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Germline regeneration in the crustacean Parhyale hawaiensis (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Evolution of Butterfly Pattern Formation (Full- no new appr needed)
Steven Brenner, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Global human gene expression regulation by nonsense-mediated mRNA decay (computational biology). (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Analysis of human whole exome sequencing data to identify causative variants in newborn screening for primary immunodeficiencies (computational biology) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Automatic identification of protein domains (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation (CAGI) (Full- no new appr needed)

Museum of Paleontology

Diane Erwin, Senior Museum Scientist Museum of Paleontology
(1) Digitizing and imaging the fossil insect collections in the UC Museum of Paleontology. (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Digitizing the Museum of Paleontology Fossil Amber collection archives. (Current Term Now Closed)
Lisa White, Assistant Director of the UCMP Museum of Paleontology
(1) Museum & Science Journalist (Current Term Now Closed)

Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Archives Digitization Apprentice at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) CalDay Exhibit Apprentice at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Historic Collections assistant (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Archival Apprenticeship at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Nachman, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) The genetic basis of speciation in house 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)

Nanomechanical Systems, (COINS) Center for Integrated

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

Near Eastern Studies

Laurie Pearce, Lecturer Near Eastern Studies
(1) Ancient Texts, Modern Tools and Technologies (Current Term Now Closed)

Neuroscience Institute, Helen Wills

Mark D'Esposito, Professor Neuroscience Institute, Helen Wills
(1) Network mechanisms of cognitive control (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Reorganization of functional brain networks following brain injury (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Neural mechanisms of working memory (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Michael Silver, Professor Neuroscience Institute, Helen Wills
(1) Individual differences in visual perception following cholinergic enhancement (Current Term Now Closed)
(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) 3D Printing and Advanced Materials (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Adsorption of protective glycoprotein (FRIT) from Human tears to contact lens (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Studying Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection using corneal epithelial cells (Full- no new appr needed)
Xiaohua Gong, Professor Optometry
(1) Molecular genetics and cellular biology of eye development and disease (Current Term Now Closed)
Karsten Gronert, Professor Optometry
(1) Role of protective lipid mediators in privileged inflammatory/reparative response of the eye. (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Using semi-automated image analysis to classify the output neurons of the human retina (Current Term Now Closed)
Michael Silver, Professor Optometry
(1) Individual differences in visual perception following cholinergic enhancement (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Designing more natural visual stimuli to probe the function of retinal circuits (Current Term Now Closed)
Christine Wildsoet, Professor Optometry
(1) Why and how to eyes become myopic or short-sighted? (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. (Current Term Now Closed)
(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)

Physics

Yury Kolomensky, Professor Physics
(1) Particle Identification with a Straw Tracker (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Position Reconstruction with the Mu2e Straw Tracker Prototype (Full- no new appr needed)
Adrian Lee, Professor Physics
(1) Research in Cosmology Instrumentation (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)
(2) Impacts of Neutrinos on Cosmology (Current Term Now Closed)
Saul Perlmutter, Professor Physics
(1) Measuring the Acceleration of the Universe and Dark Energy with Type Ia Supernovae (Current Term Now Closed)
Bernard Sadoulet, Professor Physics
(1) Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education and Outreach Program Coordination (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Multiplexed Detector Readout System Design For Radio Frequency Cryogenic Dark Matter Detectors (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Cryogenic Detector Development (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education and Outreach Program Data Analysis (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 (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Genetics of Adaptation to Seasonal Cues in Monkeyflowers (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Circadian Clocks and Plant Development (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). (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Analysis of human whole exome sequencing data to identify causative variants in newborn screening for primary immunodeficiencies (computational biology) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Automatic identification of protein domains (Current Term Now Closed)
(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)
Frank Harmon, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Project 1: What genes control the plant circadian clock's interaction with its temperature environment? (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Project 2: Mapping interaction contacts between plant circadian clock proteins. (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Project 3: Characterizing the maize circadian clock with mutants. (Full- no new appr needed)
Peggy G. Lemaux, Cooperative Extension Specialist Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Understanding and Manipulating Sorghum for Food, Feed and Fuel (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Krishna Niyogi, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Regulation of Photosynthetic Light Harvesting and Energy Conversion (Full- no new appr needed)

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) Cities in the European Union (Current Term Now Closed)
Leonardo Arriola, Professor Political Science
(1) African Studies Research Assistant (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Dictators, Courts, and Political Conflict (Full- no new appr needed)
Mark Bevir, Professor Political Science
(1) Democratic Innovations (Full- no new appr needed)
Pradeep Chhibber, Professor Political Science
(1) Historical origins of religious violence in India (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Decentralized Governance and Human Development (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)
Thad Dunning, Professor Political Science
(1) Relationships of Local Development: Traditional authorities and state leaders in rural Latin America (Current Term Now Closed)
Sean Farhang, Professor Political Science
(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)
Sean Gailmard, Professor Political Science
(1) Property Tax Rates and the Long-run Distribution of Wealth in the Early U.S. South (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Amnesty and Loyalty in the Postbellum South (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) A Natural Experiment on the Economic and Political Behavior of 1901 Oklahoma Land Lottery Winners (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) DeepCensus: A Framework for Automated Transcription of Handwritten Information within Historical Census Manuscripts (Full- no new appr needed)
Aila Matanock, Professor Political Science
(1) Conflict, Crime, and Intervention (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Making Migrations: The Strategic Use of Population Displacement in Civil Conflicts (Current Term Now Closed)
Michaela Mattes, Professor Political Science
(1) Program on Security Institutions and Violent Instability (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)
Kevin O'Brien, Professor Political Science
(1) Sources and Impact of Vague Policy Language in China’s Intergovernmental Communication (Current Term Now Closed)
Jasjeet Sekhon, Professor Political Science
(1) Donor Networks in American Politics (Current Term Now Closed)
(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

Silvia Bunge, Professor Psychology
(1) Does practice make perfect when it comes to reasoning skills? (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Assessing the effectiveness of a play-based cognitive intervention for school readiness (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Manipulating habitual and goal-directed decision-making strategies in human subjects (Full- no new appr needed)
Joseph Campos, Professor Psychology
(1) Activity and Psychological Development (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Infant Responding to Discrete Emotions (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Infant walking and language development (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Interest: an important (but largely forgotten) emotion in infancy (Full- no new appr needed)
Dana Carney, Professor Psychology
(1) Self-Control and Status; Politics, Race, & Political Correctness (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Nonverbal behavior, unconscious bias, and social networks (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Authenticity and Ego-centric Social Network Research (2 Projects) (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Antisocial Behavior; Hazing; Social Influence (Current Term Now Closed)
Anne Collins, Professor Psychology
(1) Learning and generalization (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Working memory and reward-based learning during adolescence (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Modeling working memory and reward-based learning (Current Term Now Closed)
Alison Gopnik, Professor Psychology
(1) Cross-Cultural Social and Causal Reasoning in Young Children (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Cognitive Development Research on Causal Reasoning, Relational Understanding, Imitation, and Imaginative Play (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Change Machines & Turtle Game (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Exploratory Decision-Making Across Development (Current Term Now Closed)
Tom Griffiths, Professor Psychology
(1) Computational models of human cognition (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)
Lucia Jacobs, Professor Psychology
(1) Olfactory Navigation and Decision Making (Current Term Now Closed)
Sheri Johnson, Professor Psychology
(1) Impulsive Reactions to Emotions, Cognition, and Biological Markers (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Learn to conduct fMRI scans (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Approach Motivation and Cognitive Control (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Anger Intervention Study (Current Term Now Closed)
Ann Kring, Professor Psychology
(1) Motivation and Emotional Expression in Schizophrenia (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Behavioral Correlates of Reappraisal and Motivation (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Emotion Regulation and Health Behaviors in Everyday Life (Current Term Now Closed)
Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton, Professor Psychology
(1) Improving Intergroup Relations in the Digital Age (Current Term Now Closed)
Don Moore, Professor Psychology
(1) Data Posting and Impact (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) Language and Thought in Chinese (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Cognitive, social, and emotional development in early childhood: Education outreach in a children’s museum (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Research on Computational Analyses of Language (Current Term Now Closed)
Matthew Walker, Professor Psychology
(1) Influence of transcranial magnetic stimulation on memory consolidation during sleep (Current Term Now Closed)
Fei Xu, Professor Psychology
(1) Cognitive Development Project (Current Term Now Closed)
Qing Zhou, Professor Psychology
(1) Language Emotion and Development Study (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Kids and Family Project: A Longitudinal Study on Socio-emotional and Academic Development of Chinese American Children in Immigrant Families (Full- no new appr needed)

Public Health

Lisa Barcellos, Professor Public Health
(1) Genetic, epigenetic and environmental exposure studies in autoimmune disease (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)
Julianna Deardorff, Professor Public Health
(1) Early adversity shapes adolescent risk behavior trajectories in Mexican Americans (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) A Qualitative Exploration of Minority Stress and Psychosocial Resources among Trans, Genderqueer and Non-Binary Adolescents (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)  Cleaning data sets on Child Development in Latin America (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Better Hearts Better Cities – Hypertension in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (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) Health Economics Research (Please Note: Only Project E is open during the extended application phase) (Check back for status)

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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Investigating Molecular Determinants of Flavivirus NS1 pathogenesis (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Investigating molecular mechanisms of dengue virus NS1 disruption of the glycocalyx-like layer of human endothelial cells (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Dengue Virus Nonstructural Protein 1 (NS1) Increases Endothelial Permeability in Vitro: Deciphering the Role of Intercellular Junction Proteins (Full- no new appr needed)

Public Health

Denise Herd, Professor Public Health
(1) Changes in the Portrayal of Gender and Sexuality in Rap Music (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Racial Differences in Trends of Marijuana Use (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Changes in Alcohol Use in Hispanic Youth (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) The Role of Alcohol, Racial Differences in US Coming of Age Movies (Current Term Now Closed)
Susan Ivey, Professor Public Health
(1) Exploring chlamydia screening and contraception disparities among low income patients in the SF Bay Area (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Colorectal cancer screening among South Asians in the Bay Area (Current Term Now Closed)
Barbara Laraia, Professor Public Health
(1) National Growth and Health Study (NGHS) Data and survey assistance (Current Term Now Closed)
Fenyong Liu, Professor Public Health
(1) Studies of Nucleic Acid-based Agents for Inhibition of Viral Replication (Current Term Now Closed)
Kristine Madsen, Professor Public Health
(1) Reducing obesity and sugary drink consumption: Policy, community, and economic approaches (Current Term Now Closed)
Mahasin Mujahid, Professor Public Health
(1) Rethinking School Lunch: Comprehensive School Meal Program Reform to Increase Equitable Access to Healthy Food, Establish Career Pathways in Sustainable Agriculture, and Improve Local Food Systems (Current Term Now Closed)
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) Talking Story: Digital Storytelling and Colorectal Cancer Screening Promotion in the Latino Church Community (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Exploring the URM Pre-med Experience in the UC System (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Today’s Experiences, Tomorrow’s Health: Exploring Gentrification and its Relation to Health from a Residential Perspective (Melody Esther Tulier) (Current Term Now Closed)
Emily Ozer, Professor Public Health
(1) Adolescent Health and Development Research (Full- no new appr needed)
Daniel Perlman, Director Public Health
(1) Pathways to Choice: Delaying Age of Marriage through Girl-Child Education in Niger and Northern Nigeria (Current Term Now Closed)
Le Phuoc, Professor Public Health
(1) HEAL Initiative Global Health Fellowship Program -- Book Project (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) HEAL Initiative Global Health Fellowship Program -- Mentorship Model Research (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Homelessness and Adolescence (Full- no new appr needed)
Malcolm Potts, Professor Public Health
(1) Preventing the reversal of global health gains in the world’s most vulnerable region (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Designing combined rural advisory services to improve health and livelihoods in rural Sahel (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Designing combined rural advisory services to improve health and livelihoods in rural Sahel (Current Term Now Closed)
Ndola Prata, Professor Public Health
(1) Rwanda Comprehensive Sexual and Reproductive Health Integration Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) E4D in West Africa (Full- no new appr needed)
Justin Remais, Professor Public Health
(1) Understanding environmental change and infectious diseases in developing countries (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Understanding how agrochemicals influence the transmission of global parasitic diseases (Current Term Now Closed)
Marieka Schotland, Executive Director Public Health
(1) Innovations for Youth (i4Y): Adolescent health and wellbeing (Current Term Now Closed)
George Sensabaugh, Professor Public Health
(1) Characterization of evolutionary relationships among strains of Staphylococcus saprophyticus at the genomic level. (Current Term Now Closed)
Charlotte Smith, Lecturer Public Health
(1) The UC Berkeley – Mapping the Human Right to Water Project (Current Term Now Closed)
Claire Snell-Rood, Professor Public Health
(1) Vulnerable Rural Grandparent-headed households: experiences and policy supports (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 Title: Community Wellness and Aspirations of Residents of SF Tenderloin District (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Social Determinants of Health Initiatives of the Native American Health Center (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Pacific Islander Data Equity Project (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Older Adults CareXc (Current Term Now Closed)

Public Policy

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

Rhetoric

Marianne Constable, Professor Rhetoric
(1) Chicago Husband-Killing and the New Unwritten Law and Several Shorter Projects (Current Term Now Closed)

Social Welfare

Jeff Edleson, Professor Social Welfare
(1) Therapy, counseling and advocacy using apps and chatbots (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Anu Gomez, Professor Social Welfare
(1) Birth Control Access in Pharmacies Project (Full- no new appr needed)
Andrew E. Scharlach, Professor Social Welfare
(1) Examining programs that help older adults "Age in Place": The Village Model (Current Term Now Closed)
Paul Sterzing, Professor Social Welfare
(1) The Spectrum of Campus Sexual Violence: Exploring the Role of Microaggressions on Berkeley Campus (Full- no new appr needed)

Sociology

Claude Fischer, Professor Sociology
(1) Social networks over time (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Portraits of Gentrification: When Neighborhood Change Becomes News (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Congregations and Competition: The Births and Deaths of Religious Congregations in Manhattan, 1915–2011 (Current Term Now Closed)
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)
(3) Exceptions to the Racist Rule - Why Some Have Neutral Levels of Implicit Racial Bias (Current Term Now Closed)
Rebecca Heald, Professor Sociology
(1) Equity & Inclusion Journalist and Change Agent for the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Making microfluidic devices to study mitotic spindle size control (Full- no new appr needed)
Jerome Karabel, Professor Sociology
(1) American Exceptionalism and the Quality of Life: the United States in Historical and Comparative Perspective (Current Term Now Closed)
Samuel Lucas, Professor Sociology
(1) Attention and Accolades: Patterns and Determinants (Current Term Now Closed)
Kristin Luker, Professor Sociology
(1) The History of Contraception and Abortion in the United States (Current Term Now Closed)
Raka Ray, Professor Sociology
(1) Telling Her Stories: Memorable Stories about Remarkable Women in South Asia (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Navigating Medical Uncertainty: Unexplained Chronic Illness and the Transformation of US Healthcare in the 21st century (Full- no new appr needed)
Ann Swidler, Professor Sociology
(1) Funding and Growth of LGBTQ NGOs (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) I Regret To Inform You That Your Private Information Has Been Compromised (Current Term Now Closed)
Kim Voss, Professor Sociology
(1) Worker Identities in a New Era of Immigration (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Building and Refining Text Analysis Tool to Discover Patterns in Police and Protester Interactions (Current Term Now Closed)

South and Southeast Asian Studies

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

Space Sciences Laboratory

Jerry Edelstein, Research Astronomer Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) The Keck Planet Finder: research in astronomy instrumentation (Current Term Now Closed)
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 Northeast and a Brazil in Transformation (Current Term Now Closed)

Statistics

Jasjeet Sekhon, Professor Statistics
(1) Donor Networks in American Politics (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Developing Machine Learning Algorithms For Causal Inference In Big Data (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) NeuroGPU – Neuronal simulation environment on graphical processing units. (Current Term Now Closed)
Mallar Bhattacharya, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Lung Inflammation: Mouse Models of Human Disease (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Aaron Fields, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Cartilage permeability and nutrient diffusion (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Microdamage repair in bone (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Grabe, Professor in Residence UC San Francisco
(1) Mathematical modeling of cellular pH regulation (Full- no new appr needed)
Lea Grinberg, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Neurobiological basis of sleep/wake disturbances in PSP (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Neuropathological changes underlying clinical heterogeneity in Alzheimer disease (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Polarized light imaging (PLI) of gross histological human brain sections (Current Term Now Closed)
Guo Huang, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Molecular control of organ regeneration in zebrafish and mice (Current Term Now Closed)
James G. Kahn, Professor in Residence UC San Francisco
(1) CAPE - Economic Modeling for CDC Grant (including Harvard/Emory/Berkeley/Johns Hopkins) and GHECon Global Health Economics Consortium. ***Note: only apply if you can come on 10-February to our colloquium**** (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Global Health Economics Colloquium (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Global Health Decisions (GHD) is a trans-disciplinary and translational research project focusing on HIV, TB, and diabetes. (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Economic Modeling (Full- no new appr needed)
Galateia Kazakia, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Bone structure and composition: a microCT and microFTIR study (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Investigating bone structure in clinical cohorts: biomedical image processing (Full- no new appr needed)
Marian Liu, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Moving Towards Uniform Statewide Reporting: Evaluating California Adult Protective Services’ Readiness to Participate in the National Adult Maltreatment Reporting System (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)
Ian Seiple, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Synthesis of Truncated Steroids for Treatment of GC-Resistant BCP-ALL (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Development of Methods to Improve Synthetic Efficiency of Natural Products and Complex Small Molecules (Full- no new appr needed)
Licia Selleri, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Genetic and regulatory control of morphogenesis in embryonic development and evolution of craniofacial features (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Tractable murine models for loss of Rpsa, the gene implicated in human congenital asplenia (Full- no new appr needed)
Youngho Seo, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Computational Imaging Research (e.g., machine learning, artificial intelligence, high performance computing) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Radionuclide molecular imaging using small laboratory animals (Full- no new appr needed)
Vasanth Vedantham, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Transcriptional Regulation of Heart Rhythm (Current Term Now Closed)

Ursological Studies

Ursa Arktos, Professor Ursological Studies
(1) Go Bears! (Check back for status)
(2) Cal Bears love URAP! (Check back for status)

Carol Wilson, Research Botanist
(1) Biogeography of Haustorial Systems In Australian Mistletoes (Loranthaceae) (Check back for status)
(2) Phylogeny of Iris section Oncocyclus based on next-generation sequencing (Check back for status)