All current projects: 345 Faculty/Mentors

Agricultural and Resource Economics

Meredith Fowlie, Professor Agricultural and Resource Economics
(1) How Should Air Pollution Co-Benefits be Counted? An Empirical Study Leveraging Declines in Power Plant Emissions and Advances in Data Analytics (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Renewables and Competition in Retail Electricity Markets: Data Digitization and Web Scraping (Current Term Now Closed)
Ethan Ligon, Professor Agricultural and Resource Economics
(1) Measuring Welfare in Low Income Countries (Current Term Now Closed)
Sofia Villas-Boas, Professor Agricultural and Resource Economics
(1) nutrition information, taxes and consumer behavior (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Aquaculture in the US (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)
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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Christine Hastorf, Professor Anthropology
(1) Past Imperial Foodways: working with plant distributions at the early imperial city of Huari in the central Andes (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Visualizing the past: The 3D visual display of archaeological material from Formative settlements in the Lake Titicaca Basin (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Andean Archaeological Obsidian sourcing (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Central American Plant Use in the Past: Archaeobotanical Analysis of Resilient Foodways (Current Term Now Closed)
Rosemary Joyce, Professor Anthropology
(2) Website Development: Archaeology of the Albany Bulb (Coding, Web-development, UI design, Photography) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Colonial documents from Central America: Building a finding aid for the Archivo General de Centroamerica (Current Term Now Closed)
Kent Lightfoot, Professor Anthropology
(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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Karen Nakamura, Professor Anthropology
(1) Disability and Technology Research Lab (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)
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)  Title: Queretaro Anthropological History Database Project (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) The Spatiality of Health: Using Historic Documents to Map TB Institutions (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Race and Ethnicity in the American West (Full- no new appr needed)

Architecture

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

Art History

Diliana Angelova, Professor Art History
(1) Authority, Ritual, and the Social Imaginary: Roman Historical Reliefs (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Byzantine Ivories Imagebank--a digital catalogue (Current Term Now Closed)
Darcy Gimaldo Grigsby, Professor Art History
(1)  For Want of Color. Handpainted photography (Current Term Now Closed)
(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)
Imogen Hart, Professor Art History
(1) Victorian house museums (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) British Art and the Global (Current Term Now Closed)
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) (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Book project: Survivals among the Visual Cultures of the Early Modern Trans-Atlantic World (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Stone Birds. Bernard Palissy’s petrified aviary, ceramics and early modern science (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Extreme stellar multiplicity: understanding the limits of star formation (Full- no new appr needed)

Beatrice Bain Research Group

Robin Clark, Visiting Scholar Beatrice Bain Research Group
(1) VoCA Journal: An online platform for artists and their collaborators (Current Term Now Closed)
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)
Stefan van der Walt, Associate Researcher Berkeley Institute for Data Science (BIDS)
(1) BIDS Machine Shop (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Natural History and Data Science (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Hydrologic forecasting for the East River, CO (Full- no new appr needed)

Berkeley Judicial Institute

Jeremy Fogel, Executive Director Berkeley Judicial Institute
(1) Berkeley Judicial Institute Research Apprentice (Current Term Now Closed)

Bioengineering

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)
(3) Fire Modeling (Current Term Now Closed)

Business in Society Institute

Amelia Miazad, Senior Research Fellow Business in Society Institute
(1) Business in Society Institute Apprentice (Current Term Now Closed)

Business, Haas School

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)
(2) Is Facebook Really Free? (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) Power and Status, Relationships,Prejudice, and Non Verbal Behavior (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Thin Slices; Truth and Lies; Groups; Narcissism (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 Decision Making, Emotion, Morality, and Politics (Current Term Now Closed)
Robert Edelstein, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Globalization and the U.S. Economy (Current Term Now Closed)
Ellen Evers, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) The Psychology of Judgment and Decision-Making (Current Term Now Closed)
Anastassia Fedyk, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Big Data for Global Employment Dynamics (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Global Information Flows and Financial Markets (Current Term Now Closed)
Paul Gertler, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Project 1: Soft vs. Hard Skills: Two Long Term RCTs of Youth Skills Training in Uganda (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Project2: Financial Inclusion and Cash Transfer Programs (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Project3: How to improve the supply and demand for private healthcare among the poor in Sub-Saharan Africa: the African Health Market for Equity (AHME) initiative (Current Term Now Closed)
Andreea Gorbatai, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Data Science Project on the Makers (Current Term Now Closed)
David Harris, Lecturer Business, Haas School
(1) Global Lives Project: Empathy-building Social Media, Video Editing, Web Development, Translation, Advancement, Book Manuscript Development (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Funding Ecosystems for Nonprofit Innovation (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)
(3) Computational Analysis of Charter School Identities and Stratification (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Analyzing Cannabis Retailing in the U.S.: Machine Learning for Cannabis Text 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)
(3) Large-scale online social science experiments using social media (Current Term Now Closed)
Drew Jacoby-Senghor, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Unconscious Bias within Social Networks (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Moral Decision-Making (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Gender and Diversity (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Writing an Android app to promote safe childbirth (Full- no new appr needed)
Don Moore, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) The Many Faces of Overconfidence (Accuracy Lab) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The World of Bias in Decision Making (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)
(3) Behavioral Lab Research (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)
Nick Tsivanidis, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Measuring slums from space (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Using Cellphone Metadata to Measure Migration and Assimilation of Refugees in Jordan (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Informal Transit Networks: Evidence from Africa’s Largest Megacity (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)
(2) Speaking Up - Norms and culture in the US congress (Current Term Now Closed)

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)

Center on the Politics of Development

Thad Dunning, Professor Center on the Politics of Development
(1) The Laments of Getting Things Done: The Case of Female Politicians and Bureaucrats in India (Current Term Now Closed)

City and Regional Planning

Daniel Chatman, Professor City and Regional Planning
(1) Travel Behavior and Attitudes Toward Transportation Among People with Disabilities in the San Francisco Bay Area (Current Term Now Closed)
Carolina Reid, Professor City and Regional Planning
(1) Terner Center for Housing Innovation (Current Term Now Closed)

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Sally Thompson, Professor Civil and Environmental Engineering
(1) Building scale models to test a new hydrologic theory for overland flow (Full- no new appr needed)

Classics

Todd Hickey, Professor Classics
(1) Projects at the Center for the Tebtunis Papyri (CTP) (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)

Comparative Literature

Timothy Hampton, Professor Comparative Literature
(1) Undergraduate Humanities Writer (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Podcast Production and Editing Apprentice (Current Term Now Closed)
Tom McEnaney, Professor Comparative Literature
(1) Literature and Data Science in Latin America and the Caribbean (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Editor Function: Data Science Approaches to Novels from Donna Tartt to Walter Mosely and David Foster Wallace (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Literary Fidelities: Experimental Music and Tape Recorder Novels from Barnet to Menchú and Warhol in the United States and Latin America (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) Discovery Research Program Opportunities (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Data Science Education Program Student Teams Opportunities (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Data Science Peer Advising Opportunities (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Division of Data Science and Information Internal Operations Opportunities (Current Term Now Closed)

Earth and Planetary Science

Michael Manga, Professor Earth and Planetary Science
(1) The effects of volcanic unrest on water quality (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Modeling lava flows (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Examining Mars geology for signatures of past Martian moons (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) The effects of earthquakes on sediment properties (Current Term Now Closed)
David Romps, Professor Earth and Planetary Science
(1) Using Computer Vision to Investigate Atmospheric Clouds (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Climate Physics (Current Term Now Closed)

Economics

Clair Brown, Professor Economics
(1) Creating a Modern, Sustainable, Caring Economy (up to 8 students) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) CoolClimate Network Data Science Project (up to 5 students) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Alternative Welfare Indicator Development (2 students) (Current Term Now Closed)
Stefano DellaVigna, Professor Economics
(1) Early-Stage Research in Behavioral Economics and Applied Micro (Current Term Now Closed)
Avi Feller, Professor Economics
(1) Statistical Tools for Panel Data Analysis (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)
Andres Rodriguez-Clare, Professor Economics
(1) Characterizing Equilibrium with Input-Output loops and Economies of Scale (Current Term Now Closed)
Gerard Roland, Professor Economics
(2) Land property rights and political fragmentation in history. (Current Term Now Closed)

Education

Dor Abrahamson, Professor Education
(1) Geometris: Making Space for Geometry Learning (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Signs of Mathematics – Fostering the emergence of conceptual gestures among deaf students (SignEd|Math) (Current Term Now Closed)
Patricia Baquedano-Lopez, Professor Education
(1) Education and Immigration of Indigenous Students : Yucatan and San Francisco (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Transnational Processes and Practices of Return Migration: Maya Families from Yucatan across Borders and Generations (Current Term Now Closed)
Tolani Britton, Professor Education
(1) Does Demographic Matching for High School College Counselors and Students Impact College Access and Success? (Current Term Now Closed)
Bruce Fuller, Professor Education
(1) The Quality of Preschools in New York City (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)
Glynda Hull, Professor Education
(1) Reflections on Juvenile Incarceration (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) Teaching for Robust Understanding of Mathematics (TRU) (Current Term Now Closed)
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

Brian A. Barsky, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Aberration Compensated Displays for Personalized Vision Correction (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Assistive Technology for Navigation, Selection, Pointing, and Clicking in a Mouse-free Environment by Capturing Hand Movements (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
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 and Reinforcement Learning (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Experimental Robotic Learning (Current Term Now Closed)
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. (Closed for Fall 2019. -- see Project #3 instead.) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Assist in the Development of NOME : Add new geometry modules. (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Symmetrical Knot Sculptures (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Combined Probabilistic and Greedy Search in the Context of Modular Assemblies. (In wrap-up mode. Closed for new applicants.) (Full- no new appr needed)
Dawn Song, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Open-Source secure hardware enclaves on RISC-V (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)
Nicholas Weaver, Lecturer Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Kestrel Board: Debugging and Booting (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Great Firewall VPN Blocking (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Kestrel Alternative: Is a RPi-4 sufficient? (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Microclimate & conifer seedling establishment at multiple spatial scales (Full- no new appr needed)
Daniel Kammen, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Decarbonizing Buildings (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Project: Space-based solar (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) (Full- no new appr needed)
Isha Ray, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Investigating drinking water quality in China and exploring water and environmental justice (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Feasibility of waste to charcoal analysis (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Heat Transfer modeling of solar treatment of human feces (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Water Affordability in California's Human Right to Water (Full- no new appr needed)

English

Bryan Wagner, Professor English
(1) Online Descriptive Catalog for Historical Records in Pointe Coupee, Louisiana (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Translating Slave Testimonies from French and Spanish (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Data Processing for Louisiana Slave Conspiracies Digital Mapping Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Transcribe Louisiana Colonial Documents (Full- no new appr needed)

Environmental Design Archives

Chris Marino, Curator Environmental Design Archives
(1) Collections Apprenticeship (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Exhibitions Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)

Environmental Science, Policy and Management

Rodrigo Almeida, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Xylella fastidiosa-Insect Vector Interactions (Current Term Now Closed)
(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)
(2) Environmental remediation and restoration in China (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Film, TV, and Music production (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Industrial hemp genetics research (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 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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Urban agroecology to build soil health and address food insecurity (Current Term Now Closed)
Justin Brashares, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Ecological Outcomes of Cannabis Legalization (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Hunting and cultural dimensions of the bearded pig in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Wildlife ecology in human dominated landscapes: deer and other large mammals in Mendocino County (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Multidisciplinary Mapping: Human-carnivore conflict and carnivore movement in Rift Valley, Kenya (Current Term Now Closed)
Kent Daane, Cooperative Extension Specialist Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Predicting the potential risks for the native fly fauna posed by beneficial insects introduced for biocontrol of an exotic insect pest in the US (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Understanding and Controlling Red Blotch Disease in Vineyards (Current Term Now Closed)
Gordon Frankie, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(2) Monitoring the Manipulation: Creating Native Bee Habitat in California Orchards (Current Term Now Closed)
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) Inferring diet preference in fanged frogs of Sulawesi using molecular gut content analysis (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Genomics of repeated evolution in Hawaiian spiders (Current Term Now Closed)
Alastair Iles, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Coalition for Healthy Campus Food and Beverages Case Design (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)
Luke Macaulay, Cooperative Extension Specialist Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Evaluation of State Incentive Programs for Habitat Management on Private Land (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Wildlife damage compensation programs in the U.S. (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Rangeland Ecology: Vegetation dynamics, Grassland Sampling at Tejon Ranch, and Soil Seed Bank Analyses (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Museum Studies of Trichoptera (Caddisflies) (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Aquatic Insects of Intermittent Streams (Current Term Now Closed)
Rachel Morello-Frosch, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Gender and Climate Justice: The Disproportionate Affects of Climate Change on Women (Current Term Now Closed)
Matthew Potts, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Predictive modeling of soil organic carbon stocks in mangroves of the Americas (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Wasting Food in Households: Linking Attitudes, Behaviors, Context, and Culture with Food Waste Generation (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) Loss of Borneo’s great nomad? Understanding spatial genetic structure of the bearded pig and implications for its conservation in fragmented rainforests (Full- no new appr needed)
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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Arthropods and the fate of root carbon in the rhizophere (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Arthropod biodiversity of islands of French Polynesia and Hawaii (Current Term Now Closed)
Erica Rosenblum, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Examining frog skeletons in 3D across the frog tree of life (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Landscape genetics of Panamanian amphibian species (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Lizard exclusion and trophic cascades in a desert dune community (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Conservation genomics of an endangered California amphibian (Current Term Now Closed)
Albert Ruhi Vidal, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Effects of climate change on Sierra Nevada stream food webs (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Experiment on stream invertebrate dispersal in Pinnacles National Park (Full- no new appr needed)
Jennifer Sowerwine, Cooperative Extension Specialist Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Karuk Agroecosystem Resilience Initiative: Processing historical aerial images for long term ecological change detection (Check back for status)
(2) FFAR-BFI Research Investigation of East Bay Urban Agriculture (Check back for status)
(3) Karuk Agroecosystem Resilience Initiative: Archival research and data entry of mining and logging records (Check back for status)
(4) Mapping the Origins of the University of California: The 1862 Federal Land Grant in an Era of Indigenous Land Theft (Check back for status)
Ian Wang, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Landscape Genetics of California Salamanders (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Comparative Phylogeography of Leeward Island Amphibians and Reptiles (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Biodiversity of spiny lizards (Current Term Now Closed)
Kipling Will, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Using entomology museum and molecular lab methods to understand California’s beetle diversity (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) Insect Museum Docent (tour leader) (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Insect and spider survey of Sulawesi (Indonesia) (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Habitat restoration to promote native insects (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Walkingstick insect colony wranglers (Full- no new appr needed)

Folklore Program

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

French

Carla Shapreau, Curator (Music) French
(1) Music and Nazi-Era Material Culture Losses (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: Art and the Climate Crisis in the Arctic and Antarctic (Current Term Now Closed)

Geography

John Chiang, Professor Geography
(1) Dynamical controls of extreme rainfall in the East Asian Meiyu season (Current Term Now Closed)
Laurel Larsen, Professor Geography
(1) Modeling the coevolution of vegetation and landforms on floodplains (Full- no new appr needed)
(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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Robert Rhew, Professor Geography
(1) Soils and atmospheric chemistry (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Air quality measurements using laser based instrument (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Mapping air toxics (Full- no new appr needed)
(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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) In the shadow of the wolf: human-wildlife conflict and land use politics in the New West (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Building a GIS of western coastal and marine India (Full- no new appr needed)
Dave Wahl, Assistant Adjunct Professor Geography
(1) Developing the Use of Fossil Pollen as a Geochronology Tool (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Digitizing the UC Museum of Paleontology’s Pollen Reference Collection (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) A Late Holocene History of Atmospheric Rivers in the North Coast Range of California (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Developing an Automated System for Fossil Charcoal Analysis (Current Term Now Closed)

German

Jeroen Dewulf, Professor German
(1) European Studies Research Assistant (Current Term Now Closed)
Carla Shapreau, Curator (Music) German
(1) Music and Nazi-Era Material Culture Losses (Current Term Now Closed)

Globalization and Information Technology,Berkeley Center for (IGS)

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

Health Research for Action

Carrie Graham, Senior Research Associate Health Research for Action
(1) Evaluation of California's Whole Child Model Program for Children with Serious Illness (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) Photogrammetry and 3D modeling apprenticeship (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Georeferencing Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Retrospective Cataloging Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Site Stratigraphy and Chronology Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)
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 (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)

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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) The Sports Page Project (Full- no new appr needed)
HRC Lab, Director Human Rights Center
(1) Human Rights Investigations Lab (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Human Rights Investigations Lab (HRC Lab) — Innovation Working Group (IWG) (Current Term Now Closed)

France-Berkeley Fund

Larry Hyman, Professor France-Berkeley Fund
(1) Research Apprenticeship in International Grant Program Coordination (Current Term Now Closed)

Information, School of

David Bamman, Professor Information, School of
(1) Machine learning for the computational humanities (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Building subjective knowledge bases (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Using "Big" Mobile Phone Data to Visualize Patterns of Mobility in Afghanistan (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Data Science in Developing Countries: Understanding the Impact of Technology in Rural Villages Using Social Network Analysis (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Understanding human migration using "big" data from mobile phone networks (Current Term Now Closed)
Zachary Pardos, Professor Information, School of
(1) Supporting undergraduate decision making with big data and adaptive technologies (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Social Equity and CalWORKs Implementation (Current Term Now Closed)
David Harding, Professor Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) Policy Briefs on Criminal Justice, Education, and Employment (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Toward a Refuge of Difference: Assessing the Opportunities and Challenges of Radically Inclusive Community Organizations (Current Term Now Closed)
Sandra Smith, Professor Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) The Forced Removal of Blacks from Napa: A Documentary Film Project (Check back for status)
(2) The Difference a Day Makes: How Pretrial Detention Affects Individuals' Lives in the Short- and Long-Term (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Bargain Justice: A Study of Guilty Pleas in Misdemeanor Criminal Cases (Check back for status)
(4) Emergence of Insight at the California Board of Parole Hearings (Full- no new appr needed)
Keiko Yamanaka, Lecturer Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) Unskilled Immigration Policy and Immigrants’ Response in Japan and Korea (Current Term Now Closed)

Institute for the Study of Societal Issues

Jacqueline Adams, Project Scientist Institute for the Study of Societal Issues
(1) Fleeing from Genocide: Jewish Refugees' Flight from Nazi Persecution and the Holocaust. (Check back for status)

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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Genetic architecture and phenotypic variation in blue oaks (Full- no new appr needed)
Doris Bachtrog, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The role of sex chromosomes in aging: does the Y chromosome contribute to a shorter male lifespan? (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) Establishing transgenic resources in non-model Drosophila species (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) The Monoculture Effect – Host Genetic Diversity and Infectious Disease Evolution (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The impact of pathogen diversity for microbial pest control (Current Term Now Closed)
Rauri Bowie, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Adaptation and evolution of hummingbirds and sunbirds (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Two subprojects: Morphological adaptation to anthropogenic change in California bird species or Analyzing skull shape variation in eagles, hawks, falcons, and vultures (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) DNA sequencing to investigate bird diversification and the role of pathogens in modulating biodiversity (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Architectural Innovation and Evolution of Weaverbird Nests (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(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? (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) A Global Estimate for Insect Biomass (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) How do arboreal lizards glide? (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Hummingbird Flight Performance in the Tropics (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Effects of the Uplift of the Isthmus of Panama on the Ecology, Evolution, and Extinction of Mollusks (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Understanding the links between climate change and extinction: a deep-time perspective (Current Term Now Closed)
Jennifer Frohlich, DVM, Integrative Biology Integrative Biology
(1) Apprenticeship in Laboratory Animal Medicine with Veterinary Staff (Full- no new appr needed)
Leslea Hlusko, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Adaptive radiations in turtle skulls (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Experimental evolution of biofilm formation and its impacts on pathogen virulence and bacteria-phage interactions within a plant host (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Tracking bacteria-phage dynamics in a natural tree disease system (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) The role of inter-host transmission in structuring the evolution of phyllosphere communities (Current Term Now Closed)
Cynthia Looy, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Reconstruction of Cretaceous terrestrial and freshwater arthropod community (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) California floras and palynofloras, past and present (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Ecology and evolution of Cretaceous tropical forests (Full- no new appr needed)
Brent Mishler, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) A taxonomic revision of a diverse clade Syntrichia from South America (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Spatial phylogenetic diversity in the Mojave National Preserve (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Uncovering the genetic sex of clonal Syntrichia desert mosses (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Presentation of Scientific Findings (Current Term Now Closed)
Michael Nachman, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The genetic basis of speciation in house mice (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Skeletal variation in tropical and temperate house mice (Current Term Now Closed)
Rasmus Nielsen, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Marbled four-eyed frog genome! : Creating a reference for a non-model organism (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)
Carl Rothfels, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Phylogeography and Molecular Genomics of a Ethnobotanically Relevant Tuber Crop in the Americas (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Shapira, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The contribution of environmentally-acquired microbes to host fitness (Current Term Now Closed)
(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) Global biogeography of Rhizobium bacteria (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Have invasive rhizobia escaped their bacteriophage enemies? (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Do rhizobia adapt to herbicide exposure? (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Genetic mechanisms of flowering time in Ipomoea morning glories (Full- no new appr needed)
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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Nocturnal transpiration in parasitic plants (Full- no new appr needed)
(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)
(2) Stable expression of exogenous genes in cells isolated from seals (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) DNA methylation patterns in elephant seals (Current Term Now Closed)
Noah Whiteman, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Maintenance of Genetic Variation Through Species Interactions (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Chemosensory evolution in herbivorous insects (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Development of the CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing technique in a Drosophila that attacks plants (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) The role of gut bacteria in the evolution of herbivory (Full- no new appr needed)

International and Area Studies

Tiffany Page, Lecturer International and Area Studies
(1) Employment and Unionization Patterns of Contingent Faculty in Higher Education (Current Term Now Closed)

ISSI

Robin Marsh, Senior Researcher ISSI
(1) Vegetable Gardening, Nutrition and Household Welfare among People Living with HIV (PHA) in Kasese District, Uganda (Current Term Now Closed)

Journalism

Elena Conis, Professor Journalism
(1) Pesticides and Public Understanding of Science (Current Term Now Closed)

Jurisprudence and Social Policy

Calvin Morrill, Professor Jurisprudence and Social Policy
(1) Politics of Personhood: A Multi-Method Examination 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)
(2) Claiborne on the Verge: The Black Mecca in 21st Century America (Current Term Now Closed)
Iryna Dronova, Professor Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning
(1) Decision support for the sustainable intensification of marine aquaculture (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Discovering post-restoration ecosysten dynamics of restored wetlands (Full- no new appr needed)
Matt Kondolf, Professor Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning
(1) The evolution of degraded and restored riparian meadows in the Sierra Nevada (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Remote sensing of riparian meadow phenology and water availability across hydrogeomorphic process zones (Current Term Now Closed)

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)

Latinx Research Center

Angela Marino, Professor Latinx Research Center
(1) Journal Podcast Research, URAP Project Assistant (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Performance and Democracy: A Study on Political Formation and Governance through Theater and Performance Research (Current Term Now Closed)
Laura E. Pérez, Professor Latinx Research Center
(1) Latinx Arts Projects: URAP Project Assistant (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Revista N’oj Journal Editorial Research, URAP Project Assistant (Current Term Now Closed)
Raymond Telles, Professor Latinx Research Center
(1) Film and Commemoration: Latinx Histories and Documentary Arts, URAP Project Assistant (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Anne Bloom, Executive Director Law
(1) Civil Justice Research Initiative Research Apprentice (Current Term Now Closed)
Lauren Edelman, Professor Law
(1) Congressional Views on Disabilities (Full- no new appr needed)
Sonia Katyal, Professor Law
(1) Transgender Law and Sexuality Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Advertising, Branding and Art (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Gender and Technology (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Trademark Rebranding Project (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)
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)
Tejas Narechania, Professor Law
(1) Machine Learning and Regulation (Current Term Now Closed)
Frank Partnoy, Professor Law
(1) Finding examples of "good" and "not good" corporations (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Equity and Diversity Language in Job Advertisements (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Within Organizations (Multiple projects) (Current Term Now Closed)
Rebecca Wexler, Professor Law
(1) Deep Fake Evidence (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)
Terry Regier, Professor Linguistics
(1) Active learning for automatic semantic role labeling, and crowdsourcing annotation, in the FrameNet project (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) The Jewish World and the #DigitalHumanities | 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)
(4) Vanished no more: Giant of photography Roman Vishniac at 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)
(3) Studying Chromosome Aberrations (CA) Due to Galactic Cosmic Rays (Current Term Now Closed)

Mechanical Engineering

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, Fabrication and control of a swarm of underwater drones (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Developing a noise-map for the city of Berkeley (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Near-Isothermal Compressed Air Energy Storage System (Full- no new appr needed)
Simo Makiharju, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Air-water flows (Current Term Now Closed)

Middle Eastern Studies, Center for

Emily Gottreich, Professor Middle Eastern Studies, Center for
(4) Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Politics of Jewish Heritage in Africa and Asia Research Project (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Hernan Garcia, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Using CRISPR and functional genomics to investigate gene regulatory mechanisms of crustacean body plan evolution (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Characterize the cellular and molecular mechanism of non-coding RNA in airway epithelial homeostasis (Current Term Now Closed)
John Kuriyan, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Single-Molecule Studies of Epidermal Growth Factor Oligomerization (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Developmental biology of tooth regeneration (Current Term Now Closed)
Eva Nogales, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Structure-function studies of large macromolecular assemblies (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Molecular mechanisms of transcription initiation (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Structure-function studies of transcription initiation complexes using biochemistry and cryo-electron microscopy (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Protein structure and computational analysis (Current Term Now Closed)
Carolina Reisenman, Associate Researcher Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Taste adaptations to host specialization in specialist species of Drosophila. (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Neural circuits mediating feeding enhancement by odors in Drosophila melanogaster (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Behavioral mechanisms underlying host specialization in specialist herbivorous flies. (Current Term Now Closed)
Kristin Scott, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Tracing of Drosophila Gustatory Receptor Neurons in a Whole Brain Electron Microscopy Dataset (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Identification of neurons involved in feeding (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Tracing Drosophila Hunger and Thirst 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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Investigation of the mechanism of lifespan extension by calorie restriction using nematode C. elegans (Full- no new appr needed)

Museum of Paleontology

Diane Erwin, Senior Museum Scientist Museum of Paleontology
(1) Digitizing the fossil fern collections in the UC Museum of Paleontology. (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Digitizing and preserving the UC Museum of Paleontology Fossil Amber collection. (Current Term Now Closed)
Patricia Holroyd, Senior Museum Scientist Museum of Paleontology
(1) Fossils from the California Coast (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Tortoises through Time (Current Term Now Closed)

Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

Rauri Bowie, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Adaptation and evolution of hummingbirds and sunbirds (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Two subprojects: Morphological adaptation to anthropogenic change in California bird species or Analyzing skull shape variation in eagles, hawks, falcons, and vultures (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) DNA sequencing to investigate bird diversification and the role of pathogens in modulating biodiversity (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Architectural Innovation and Evolution of Weaverbird Nests (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Chris Conroy, Staff Curator Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Genomics of the California vole (Microtus californicus) and related rodents (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Evolution of the Trowbridge shrew (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(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)
(2) Skeletal variation in tropical and temperate 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: Cataloging amphibian species, traits, and taxonomy for conservation biology (Current Term Now Closed)

Music

Carla Shapreau, Curator Music
(1) Music and Nazi-Era Material Culture Losses (Current Term Now Closed)

Neurological Surgery

Roberto Rodriguez Rubio, Professor Neurological Surgery
(1) Use of Immersive Technologies for Neuroanatomy Education: The UCSF Surgical Neuroanatomy Collection (Current Term Now Closed)

Neuroscience Institute, Helen Wills

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) Effects of exogenous and endogenous attention on crowding (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Prediction’s role in perceptual selection during binocular rivalry (Current Term Now Closed)

Nuclear Engineering

Bethany Goldblum, Research Engineer Nuclear Engineering
(1) Neutron Imaging for Nuclear Security Applications (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) GENESIS: Germanium Energy Neutron Energy Spectrometer for Inelastic Scattering (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Data Analytics for Wireless Sensor Networks (Current Term Now Closed)

Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology

Susana Matias, Cooperative Extension Specialist Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology
(1) Maternal pre-pregnancy weight and gestational weight gain and the risk of autism in the offspring (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Nutrition and health in the Latino farm worker population in California (Current Term Now Closed)

Optometry

Lu Chen, Professor Optometry
(1) Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Blood and Lymphatic Vessel Formation (Current Term Now Closed)
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) Inhibition of programmed cell death by Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Studying the mechanisms of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection in the cornea (Full- no new appr needed)
Xiaohua Gong, Professor Optometry
(1) Molecular genetics and cellular biology of eye development and disease (Full- no new appr needed)
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) Programmer needed for visual depth perception and attentional resources project (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Teresa Puthussery, Professor Optometry
(1) Studying the impact of photoreceptor degeneration on retinal synapses (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Molecular and functional classification of the output neurons of the retina (Current Term Now Closed)
Michael Silver, Professor Optometry
(1) Effects of exogenous and endogenous attention on crowding (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Prediction’s role in perceptual selection during binocular rivalry (Current Term Now Closed)
William Taylor, Professor Optometry
(1) Mechanisms of Neural Dysfunction During Progression of Inherited Retinal Degeneration (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) Why and how to eyes become myopic or short-sighted? (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. (Current Term Now Closed)

Oral History Center of UC Berkeley

Roger Eardley-Pryor, Oral History Interviewer Oral History Center of UC Berkeley
(1) Oral History Projects on Environment, Science and Technology, Climate Change, and Justice (Current Term Now Closed)
David Dunham, Project Manager Oral History Center of UC Berkeley
(1) Rosie the Riveter / World War II Home Front Oral History Project (Current Term Now Closed)

Oral History Center

Amanda Tewes, Oral Historian Oral History Center
(1) Oral History Projects on Oral History Performance/Theater (Current Term Now Closed)

Physics

Na Ji, Professor Physics
(1) Imaging hippocampal memory replay with animals navigating in virtual reality (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Discover how sensory learning alters visual perception through mouse training and imaging neurons in the visual cortex. (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Develop computational methods for video analysis of animal behavior and brain activity during a sensory learning task. (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Developing computational methods for imaging hippocampal memory with behaving animals in virtual reality (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(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 Scientist for Imaging-Polarimetry Survey of Type Ia Supernovae (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Finding (with Deep Neural Nets) and Modeling Strong Gravitational Lenses (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Locating Historical Supernovae (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Public Editor: The Citizen Science Solution to Media Misinformation. (Current Term Now Closed)
Matt Pyle, 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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Marjorie Shapiro, Professor Physics
(1) Research on Precision Silicon Position Sensors for the LHC and Data Analysis and Simulation Studies for Present and Future Collider Experiments (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)
(4) Math and Physical Sciences - Breakthroughs Research Assistant (Full- no new appr needed)
Martin White, Professor Physics
(1) Data Visualization and Quality Assurance for the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (Full- no new appr needed)

Physiology

Isha Jain, Professor Physiology
(1) Computational Biology of Oxygen (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Natural Variation in Developmental Timing and Morphology in Sunflower (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Genetics of Floral Pigmentation Patterns (Full- no new appr needed)
Steven Brenner, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) A unified analysis strategy for RNA-seq based differential gene expression and alternative slicing analysis (computational biology). (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Coevolution of nonsense-mediated mRNA decay and alternative splicing (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Automatic identification of protein domains (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation (CAGI) (Current Term Now Closed)
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)
(2) CRISPR transgenics in a model grass species (Full- no new appr needed)
Frank Harmon, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Project 1: Discovering transcript splicing mechanisms with mutants in the plant Arabidopsis thaliana (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Computational identification of shared and unique transcriptional regulatory modules in the crop plants sorghum, maize, and Setaria (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) Pioneering New Transformation Methods in C4 Cereal Crops and Grasses (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 (Full- no new appr needed)

Political Science

Vinod Aggarwal, Professor Political Science
(1) Superpower competition; middle powers in a world of superpowers; Disaster Management in the Asia-Pacific (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: Archives in Translation (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Oversight in the European Union (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Quantitative Text Analysis and 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)
(3) The Politics of Humanitarian Aid: Why Do Governments Prevent Emergency Aid to People Who Need It? (Current Term Now Closed)
Pradeep Chhibber, Professor Political Science
(1) The growing socio-economic disparity and the Indian Democracy (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Can Technology reduce Poverty? Maybe. (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) The politics of urban encroachment: government responsiveness to complaints in Mumbai (Current Term Now Closed)
David Collier, Professor Political Science
(1) Critical Junctures and Historical Legacies (Current Term Now Closed)
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) The Laments of Getting Things Done: The Case of Female Politicians and Bureaucrats in India (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Apologies in International Politics (Current Term Now Closed)
Steven Vogel, Professor Political Science
(1) Market Governance in the United States (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Market Governance in Japan (Current Term Now Closed)

Psychology

Silvia Bunge, Professor Psychology
(1) The neurocognitive development of reasoning and memory: a simultaneous eyetracking and fMRI investigation. (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Reasoning and memory (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Neurocognitive development of precision and variability in visual working memory (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Schooling effects on executive function and reasoning development in children (Current Term Now Closed)
Joseph Campos, Professor Psychology
(1) Motor Activities and Psychological Development (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Infant Responding to Discrete Emotions (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Infant walking and psychological development (Full- no new appr needed)
(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) Power and Status, Relationships,Prejudice, and Non Verbal Behavior (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Thin Slices; Truth and Lies; Groups; Narcissism (Current Term Now Closed)
Anne Collins, Professor Psychology
(1) Learning and generalization (Full- no new appr needed)
(2)  Reinforcement learning from a categorical learning perspective (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) EEG studies of inter-subject brain activity (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) The neural correlates of structure learning (Full- no new appr needed)
Alison Gopnik, Professor Psychology
(1) Cognitive Development and Artificial Intelligence (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Cognitive Development Research on Causal Reasoning, Relational Understanding, Imitation, and Imaginative Play (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Cognitive Precursors to Scientific Reasoning in Young Children (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Exploratory Decision-Making Across Development or Counterfactual Reasoning and Pretend Play (Full- no new appr needed)
Allison Harvey, Professor Psychology
(1) Depression Treatment Study and the Parent-Teen Sleep Improvement Study (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Behavior and Mental Health (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Anger Intervention Study (Full- no new appr needed)
Don Moore, Professor Psychology
(1) The Many Faces of Overconfidence (Accuracy Lab) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The World of Bias in Decision Making (Current Term Now Closed)
Mahesh Srinivasan, Professor Psychology
(1) Research on Children's Linguistic and Cognitive Development (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Analysis of Cross-cultural Language and Cognition (Looking for people fluent in Hindi and/or German) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) What Counts as Math? Math Cognition and Learning (Looking for French-English bilinguals) (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Computational Modeling of Child Language (Current Term Now Closed)
Frederic Theunissen, Professor Psychology
(4) Perception of Communication Calls in the Zebra Finch (Full- no new appr needed)
David Whitney, Professor Psychology
(1) Behavioral and fMRI experiments of emotion perception with dynamic videos (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Eye movement behavior during autonomous vehicle-human interaction. (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) How and why people localize objects differently? (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Neural mechanism of perceptual localization: studying the physiological basis of visual stability using fMRI and MEG (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

Colette (Coco) Auerswald, Professor Public Health
(1) Engaging young voters at pediatric clinics (Current Term Now Closed)
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) Literature Review on Fatherhood & Kinship Support Programs (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Coding Transcripts in Spanish on Mother, Father, and Grandparent Involvement with Children (Full- no new appr needed)
(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)
(3) Health Insurance Investment Hazard (Current Term Now Closed)
Rohini Haar, Visiting Professor Public Health
(1) Documenting Torture and Abuse among Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Attacks on Health in Conflict: What are the health impacts? (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Ethics in Humanitarian Health Research (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Sudan: Documenting Human Rights Violations (Full- no new appr needed)

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) The interplay between dengue virus and the human immune system (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) Evaluation of in vitro and in vivo efficacy of glycan-based compounds against flavivirus endothelial permeability & vascular leak (Current Term Now Closed)

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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Colorectal cancer screening among South Asians in the Bay Area (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Health coaching for people with uncontrolled hypertension - helping with lifestyle change and medication adherence (Full- no new appr needed)
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) Targeted approaches to reduce obesity and improve population health: policy, community, and economic driven solutions (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) School Nutrition in SFUSD and BUSD (Current Term Now Closed)
Mahasin Mujahid, Professor Public Health
(1) Health Disparities in Cardiovascular Disease Risk (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) The Use of Race and Socioeconomic Position as Variables in Public Health an Epidemiologic Research: A Systematic Review (Full- no new appr needed)
Ndola Prata, Professor Public Health
(1) Rwanda Comprehensive Sexual and Reproductive Health Integration Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) E4D in West Africa (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Medication abortion at California’s public university student health centers (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Quantitative study about state screening and intervention programs for pediatric hearing loss. (Current Term Now Closed)
Justin Remais, Professor Public Health
(1) Environmental, ecological and social dynamics of infectious diseases in a changing environment (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Understanding how agrochemicals influence the transmission of global parasitic diseases (Full- no new appr needed)
Marieka Schotland, Executive Director Public Health
(1) Innovations for Youth (i4Y): Youth Equity Scholars (Current Term Now Closed)
George Sensabaugh, Professor Public Health
(1) Annotation for publication of a database characterizing specimens of two Staphylococcal species (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)
(3) Rural Mental Health Services in California: the role of System and Organizational-Level factors (Current Term Now Closed)
Karen Sokal-Gutierrez, Professor Public Health
(1) Global Children's Oral Health and Nutrition Project (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) (Full- no new appr needed)
(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

Sarah Anzia, Professor Public Policy
(1) Consumer credit, state politics, and inequality in the United States (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Municipal Civil Service Laws in the United States (Full- no new appr needed)
Solomon Hsiang, Professor Public Policy
(1) Using real-world data to value biodiversity and endangered species (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Aerial History Project: Using 1.6 million aerial photographs and machine learning to understand how society and the environment influence one another (Current Term Now Closed)
Elizabeth Linos, Professor Public Policy
(1) Diversity, Decision-Making and Motivation at Work (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Diversity and Inclusion in Public Service Delivery (Current Term Now Closed)

Rhetoric

Marianne Constable, Professor Rhetoric
(1) Chicago Husband-Killing and the New Unwritten Law and Several Shorter Projects (Full- no new appr needed)
Winnie Wong, Professor Rhetoric
(1) Chinese Visual Culture for the West (1700-1850) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Contemporary China and Social Media (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Translation and Local History (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)
Antje Postema, Lecturer Slavic Languages and Literatures
(1) Land of Empires, Land of Memory (Current Term Now Closed)

Social Welfare

Jill Berrick, Professor Social Welfare
(2) Assessing families, family needs, and family risks in child welfare (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) How are fathers engaged in the child welfare system? (Full- no new appr needed)
Jennifer Skeem, Professor Social Welfare
(1) Correctional intervention for people with mental illness (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Reducing institutional violence (Current Term Now Closed)

Sociology

Neil Fligstein, Professor Sociology
(1) Residential Land Use Regulations, Rising Housing Costs, and Inequality (Current Term Now Closed)
Marion Fourcade, Professor Sociology
(1) Ordering the Disordered: State Classifications of Mental Illness in France and the United States (Full- no new appr needed)
(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)
(4) Endangered Species Politics: Understanding the Public Sphere Controversy Surrounding the Delta Smelt (Current Term Now Closed)
Cybelle Fox, Professor Sociology
(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)
Sandra Smith, Professor Sociology
(1) The Forced Removal of Blacks from Napa: A Documentary Film Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) The Difference a Day Makes: How Pretrial Detention Affects Individuals' Lives in the Short- and Long-Term (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Bargain Justice: A Study of Guilty Pleas in Misdemeanor Criminal Cases (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Emergence of Insight at the California Board of Parole Hearings (Full- no new appr needed)
Ann Swidler, Professor Sociology
(1) Transnational circulation of gender and sexuality norms (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Religious Congregations in Malawi (Current Term Now Closed)

Space Sciences Laboratory

Andreas Zoglauer, Staff Researcher Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) Preparing for the next 100-day stratospheric balloon flight of the Compton Spectrometer and Imager (COSI) (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Improving the data-analysis pipeline of the COSI telescope with machine learning (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Pioneering new Data-Analysis Techniques for the next generation of gamma-ray space telescope 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)
Thomas Immel, Research Physicist Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) Tropospheric forcing of ionospheric densities (Current Term Now Closed)
Solene Lejosne, Assistant Research Physicist Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) Analysis of the Electric Field in Near-Earth Space (Full- no new appr needed)
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)
John Tomsick, Research Physicist Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) X-ray observations of accreting compact objects (Current Term Now Closed)

Spanish and Portuguese

Candace Slater, Professor Spanish and Portuguese
(2) Hope amidst Darkness in Today's Brazil: Legacies from the Past as Keys to the Present and the Future. (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Improbable Metropolis: Stories from a Pilgrimage, a City and a World in Transformation (Current Term Now Closed)

Statistics

Avi Feller, Professor Statistics
(1) Statistical Tools for Panel Data Analysis (Current Term Now Closed)
Philip Stark, Professor Statistics
(1) Look who's talking: Are women and URM faculty candidates interrupted more frequently? (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Conjoint Analysis when the Assumptions Do Not Hold (Full- no new appr needed)

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)
(2) Using Deep Neural Networks to identify parameters in neuronal models (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Accelerating neuronal simulation on using GPUs (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)
Dean Chou, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) UCSF Neuro-Spine Clinical Research Assistant (Current Term Now Closed)
Aaron Fields, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Cartilage permeability and disc degeneration (Full- no new appr needed)
(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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Dexter Hadley, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Segmentation of medical imaging reports (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Detection of rejection marks in kidney transplant histology (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Prediction of molecular phenotypes from digital histology of breast cancer samples (Full- no new appr needed)
Roland Henry, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Modeling temporal micro-fluctuations in motor disability in multiple sclerosis using minute-by-minute kinematic data (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Monitoring Multiple Sclerosis using Deep Learning (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Building distributed real time MRI processing tools to analyze the pathology of multiple sclerosis from terabytes of MRI data (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)
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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Tien Peng, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Deciphering how the stem cell ecosystem (niche) modify tissue regeneration (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)
(3) Chemical Synthesis of Anticancer Chemical Degraders (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Chemical synthesis of novel antibiotic candidates (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) Image processing of medical imaging datasets (Current Term Now Closed)
Lee Tan, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) UCSF Neuro-Spine Clinical Research Assistant (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) Leveraging 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 Australian and African Mistletoe Haustorial Systems in the family Loranthaceae (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Phylogeny and biogeography of Iris series Californicae based on next-generation sequencing (Current Term Now Closed)