All current projects: 359 Faculty/Mentors

African American Studies

Leigh Raiford African American Studies
(1) Black Photography (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Archives of Black Studies (Current Term Now Closed)

Agricultural and Resource Economics

Meredith Fowlie, Professor Agricultural and Resource Economics
(1) Evidence-based Cooling Strategies for a Warming World: Assessing Demand for Energy Efficient Fans in India (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Evaluating Climate Risk in the United States Public Timber Auctions (data creation, programming) (Full- no new appr needed)
Jeremy Magruder, Professor Agricultural and Resource Economics
(1) Meet Your Future: Job Search Effort & Aspirations of Young Jobseekers (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) The Ugandan Shecession (Full- no new appr needed)

Anthropology

Sabrina Agarwal, Professor Anthropology
(1) Estimation of age and health in individuals deceased on the United States/Mexico Border (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Aging, Health, and Bone Loss in Medieval Italy (Pieve di Pava) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Microscopic analysis of decomposition (histotaphonomy) in a medieval Portuguese cemetery (Full- no new appr needed)
Charles Briggs, Professor Anthropology
(1) How Has COVID-19 Changed Your Life? Diverse Reflections on Pandemic Life (Check back for status)
Meg Conkey, Professor Anthropology

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(1) Archiving the History of Gender and Feminist Archaeology (Current Term Now Closed)
Junko Habu, Professor Anthropology
(1) Lifeways of Prehistoric Hunter-Gathers in Japan (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Examination of Small Scale Food Production and Distribution Strategies (Current Term Now Closed)
Christine Hastorf, Professor Anthropology
(1) Past plant movements throughout South America (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Visualizing the past: 3D visual display of archaeological material related to food from a Formative settlement in the Lake Titicaca Basin (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Plant Foods and Firewood from the North American Southwest (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Identification of Archaeological Wood Charcoal from Ancient Arenal, Costa Rica (Full- no new appr needed)
Kent Lightfoot, Professor Anthropology
(1) Archaeobotany of an Herbarium Collection: Stabilizing a Historical Collection of California Native Plant Seeds. (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Historical Ecology Research of San Vicente Redwoods, Santa Cruz, California (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Archaeological Laboratory Analysis of Native Californian Materials from the Central California Coast (Current Term Now Closed)
Karen Nakamura, Professor Anthropology
(1) Disability, Technology, Art, Ethnography, Activism, and Access (Current Term Now Closed)
Jun Sunseri, Professor Anthropology
(2) “Bear Bones” Zooarchaeology Research Lab Collections and Website Management (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Picuris Pueblo Collaborative Field Program project (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Collaborative Archaeology Partnerships (Current Term Now Closed)

Architecture

Stefano Schiavon, Professor Architecture
(1) Workspace design: window view and occupant experience (Current Term Now Closed)

Art History

Diliana Angelova, Professor Art History
(1) Color Reconstructions of Roma Historical reliefs (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Byzantine Secular Boxes --a digital catalogue (Current Term Now Closed)
Aglaya Glebova, Professor Art History
(1) Photography of the Gulag (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Revitalizing the Body in Soviet Art and Architecture (Open)
Darcy Gimaldo Grigsby, Professor Art History

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(1) For Want of Color. Handpainted photography (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Preparing Berkeley Art Museum exhibition on Alexandre Dumas père and Adah Isaacs Menken opening Spring 2023 (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) Touching Stone: Rembrandt’s Aristotle with the Bust of Homer (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) Mural Painting Reconstruction and Analysis: Painted Palimpsests in Colombia and Ecuador. (Full- no new appr needed)

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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Jessica Lu, Professor Astronomy
(1) Black holes, Big and Small (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Astronomical instruments for studies of black holes and stars. (Current Term Now Closed)

Beatrice Bain Research Group

Robin Clark, Visiting Scholar Beatrice Bain Research Group
(1) Portrait of a Studio: Larry Bell and his Circle (Open)
Jun Li Beatrice Bain Research Group
(1) A study of social media feminism in China since 2015 (Current Term Now Closed)

Berkeley Institute for Data Science (BIDS)

Maryam Vareth, Researcher Berkeley Institute for Data Science (BIDS)
(1) Medical Imaging Research: k-space MRI Reconstruction Using Deep Learning (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Developing an open-source software package for generating synthetic electronic health record data (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Developing a dashboard that would alert the clinical team to the most influential social risks (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Developing a dashboard for primary care clinicians to support their situational awareness (Current Term Now Closed)
Benjamin Nachman Berkeley Institute for Data Science (BIDS)
(1) Deep Learning Methods for High Energy Physics (Open)

Berkeley Judicial Institute

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

Berkeley Language Center

Kimberly Vinall Berkeley Language Center
(1) Research Apprentice in Applied Language Studies (Full- no new appr needed)

Bioengineering

Steven Brenner, Professor Bioengineering
(1) Deterministic methods to choose between gene expression analysis and splicing analysis to analyze differential RNA-seq data (computational biology) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Variant Impact Predictor Database (VIPdb) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Automatic identification of protein domains (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation (CAGI) (Full- no new appr needed)
Iain Clark Bioengineering
(1) Ultra-high throughput sorting techniques to study rare cells (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Genome-wide CRISPR screens to study host-virus interactions (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) High throughput analysis of cell-cell interactions using viral tracing (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Yartsev, Professor Bioengineering
(1) Vocal production of Egyptian fruit-bats (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Applying machine learning for detecting vocalizations (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Investigating the evolution of descriptive and occlusive language in behavioral neuroscience using data-driven methods and machine learning. (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Applying machine learning to detect and classify body posture, behavior, and flight of Egyptian fruit bats. (Current Term Now Closed)

Business, Haas School

Cameron Anderson, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Power and Risk Taking Meta-Analysis (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Understanding Design Thinking and Teaming by Product Managers (Current Term Now Closed)
(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) Finfluencers (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Customer demographics, fintech entry and the structure of financial intermediation (Current Term Now Closed)
Matilde Bombardini Business, Haas School
(1) Corporate Philanthropy and Political Influence: Consequences for Policy and Regulation (Full- no new appr needed)
Sydnee Caldwell, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Early-Stage Research in Labor Economics (Current Term Now Closed)
Dana Carney, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Politics, Race, and Political Correctness; Socioeconomic Status and World View (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Inequality, Socioeconomic Status, Power, Status, Race, Bias, Prejudice and Nonverbal Behavior (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Famous Mid-Century Architect Creativity Data Entry (and sense-making and analysis) Project (Full- no new appr needed)
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 Forecasting, Politics, Consumer Behavior, and Morality (Current Term Now Closed)
Ernesto Dal Bó, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) From Rivals to Partners: The Alignment of Capital and State Coercion in the Rise of Modern Economic Growth (Current Term Now Closed)
Solene Delecourt Business, Haas School
(1) The Effect of Author Gender on Research Perceptions (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Gender and sexual harassment for female business owners (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Gender bias online, in text and in images (Current Term Now Closed)
Robert Edelstein, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Globalization and the U.S. Economy (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Research Grant Writing: Global Employment Dynamics and Financial Information Flows (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Big Data Preparation: Global Employment Dynamics (Current Term Now Closed)
Paul Gertler, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Project 1: Can We Build Entrepreneurs and Better Negotiators? A Field Experiment in Uganda (Machine Learning and Big Data) (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Project 2: Lab for Inclusive FinTech (LIFT): Building an Inclusive and Sustainable Digital Economy (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Project 3: The Gamification of Risk, Intertemporal and Social (Altruistic) Preferences: the Design and Deployment of Task-Based Experiments via Web and App interfaces for Surveys in Advanced and Developing Countries (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Project 4: Blockchain Solutions for Vulnerable Populations: Use Cases and Applications (Current Term Now Closed)
David Harris, Lecturer Business, Haas School
(1) (Remote) Global Lives Project: Empathy-building Social Media Management, Data Analysis, Translation Management, Video Editing, and Web Development (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Funding Ecosystems for Nonprofit Innovation (Current Term Now Closed)
Heather Haveman, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Tech Has a Gender Problem (Current Term Now Closed)
Ming Hsu, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Neuroeconomics: Decision-Making and the Brain (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Developing mindset metrics with big data: business and societal applications (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Understanding effects of early-life adversity on decision-making (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) How we experience music and why it matters (Full- no new appr needed)
Sa-kiera Hudson, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Power and Intergroup Relations (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Social Dominance Orientation and Emotions (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) The Mythology of Racial and Gender Progress (Current Term Now Closed)
Ganesh Iyer, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Developing an ML Decision Support System for Digital Finance in Emerging Markets (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Effect of Surprise and Suspense on News Consumption (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Leveraging Causal Inference in Text and Image Analysis to Provide Interpretable Digital Content Personalization (Current Term Now Closed)
Laura Kray, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Gender in the Workplace (Full- no new appr needed)
David Levine, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Safe cooking (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Stories and games to fight COVID-19 (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Psychology and Economics of Technology (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) The Psychology of Inequality (Current Term Now Closed)
Abhishek Nagaraj, Professor Business, Haas School
(4) Early-Stage Research in the Economics of Information and Big Data Analytics (Current Term Now Closed)
Olivia Natan, Professor Business, Haas School
(1)  (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Early stage research in Industrial Organization and Marketing (Open)
Leif Nelson, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) The Psychology of Pay-What-You-Want Pricing and Human Interaction (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Bilingual (Mandarin and English) Data Analyst for Psychology/Business Lab (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Behavioral Lab Research (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Judgment and Decision Making (Current Term Now Closed)
Aruna Ranganathan Business, Haas School
(1) Coding interviews with Indian folk musicians (Current Term Now Closed)
Juliana Schroeder, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Experimental Social Science Laboratory (Xlab) (Full- no new appr needed)
(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)
Park Sinchaisri, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Human-Centered AI for Customer Experience (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Human-Centered AI for Marketing-Operations Interfaces (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Human-Centered AI for Collaboration (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Exploring Worker Behavior in the Changing Nature of Work (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Informal Transit Networks: Evidence from Africa’s Largest Megacity (Current Term Now Closed)
Reed Walker, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Environmental Policy Design and Implementation (Current Term Now Closed)

Center for Computational Biology

Max Staller Center for Computational Biology
(1) Simulating the 3D conformations of intrinsically disordered transcriptional activation domains (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Probing the evolution of transcription factor activation domains (Current Term Now Closed)

Center for Environmental Design Research

Thomas Parkinson Center for Environmental Design Research
(1) Using smart thermostats and air quality measurements to improve wildfire resilience in Californian homes (Full- no new appr needed)

CEDR

Paul Raftery CEDR
(1) Cutting carbon emissions from large existing buildings (Full- no new appr needed)

Center for Jewish Studies

Jacqueline Adams, Project Scientist Center for Jewish Studies
(1) Jewish Refugees' Flight from the Holocaust through France and Spain: Produce a page of a virtual exhibition on weebly.com and learn how to find, collect and analyze data in archives. (Current Term Now Closed)

Center on the Politics of Development

Thad Dunning, Professor Center on the Politics of Development
(1) The destruction of historical archives and the consequences for inference in social science research (Check back for status)
(3) Paving the way for the rise of outsiders: candidate and voter behavior in the era of political disillusionment? (Check back for status)
(4) Understanding the link between self-help groups and women's political participation in Bihar (Check back for status)

Chicanx Latinx Academic Student Development Office

Lupe Gallegos-Diaz, Lecturer Chicanx Latinx Academic Student Development Office

150 W150 Years of Women at Berkeley (more info)

(1) Writing in Chicanx Latinx Legacies and Leadership at CAL (Current Term Now Closed)

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Kara Nelson, Professor Civil and Environmental Engineering
(1) Microbial Impacts of Transitioning to Direct Potable Reuse Water Systems (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Nutrient recovery from waste (Current Term Now Closed)

Classics

Todd Hickey, Professor Classics
(1) Reconstructing Daily Life in Graeco-Roman Egypt (Full- no new appr needed)
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)
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, etc., with Information & Evidence (Current Term Now Closed)

Comparative Literature

Sophie Volpp, Professor Comparative Literature
(1) Preservation of Rare Books in Republican China/Honglou meng (The Story of the Stone) (Current Term Now Closed)

Data Sciences, Division of

Anthony Suen, Data Science Fellow Data Sciences, Division of
(1) Data Science Discovery Program (Current Term Now Closed)

Division of Occupational & Environmental Medicine

Sam Goldman, Professor Division of Occupational & Environmental Medicine
(1) Improving the environmental health trajectories of pregnant people and their children through communications, health literacy and translational sciences - YEDI-affiliated project (Current Term Now Closed)

Economics

Clair Brown, Professor Economics
(1) Creating a Modern, Sustainable, Caring Economy (5 new openings) Open. (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Economic Argument for Divestment from the Fossil Fuel Industry: this research project has ended. (Full- no new appr needed)
Stefano DellaVigna, Professor Economics
(1) Early-Stage Research in Behavioral Economics and Applied Micro (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Forecasting Effects of Development Interventions (Full- no new appr needed)
Ulrike Malmendier, Professor Economics
(1) Research in Behavioral Economics and Behavioral Finance (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) (Ancient) Law and its Role for Financial and Economic Development (Or: Business Corporations in the Roman Republic) (Current Term Now Closed)

Education

Tolani Britton, Professor Education
(1) The Relationship Between Receipt of Private Scholarships and Student Postsecondary Outcomes - YEDI affiliated (Current Term Now Closed)
Bruce Fuller, Professor Education
(1) Data Management & Analysis -- Building Indicators of Preschool Access in California (Current Term Now Closed)
Kris Gutierrez, Professor Education
(1) Toward Equity by Design (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Coloniality of Statewide Literacy Testing and #OptOut as a Decolonial Option (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Writing Data Stories (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) []-Space: Co-designing a culturally sensitive makerspace (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Ranney, Professor Education
(1) Reasoning About Global Warming, Climate Change, etc., with Information & Evidence (Current Term Now Closed)
Alan Schoenfeld, Professor Education
(3) Language practices and ideologies in advanced mathematics: a study of Real Analysis lectures. (Current Term Now Closed)
Michelle Wilkerson, Professor Education
(1) Computer Science for Racial Justice project. (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Writing Data Stories - Creating Dataset Dashboards for Middle and High School Data Science Education (YEDI-Affiliated) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Writing Data Stories - Website and Materials Design and Development (YEDI-Affiliated) (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Writing Data Stories – Student Learning Strand (YEDI-Affiliated) (Current Term Now Closed)
Mark Wilson, Professor Education
(1) Critical Reasoning for College Readiness: An assessment development project in algebraic, statistical, & computational thinking domains (Current Term Now Closed)
Chunyan Yang Education
(1) Asian American Teachers' Experience with Anti-Asian Violence and Teacher Workforce (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Teacher Wellbeing and Teacher Resilience Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Teachers’ Job Demands, Resources, and Wellbeing as Universal Pre-Kindergarten Early Implementers (Current Term Now Closed)

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 Cursor Control (Navigation, Selection, Pointing, and Clicking) by Capturing Hand Movements (Current Term Now Closed)
Laurent El Ghaoui, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Implicit deep learning (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) NLP for digital humanities (Full- no new appr needed)
Sheila Humphreys Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

150 W150 Years of Women at Berkeley (more info)

(1) Women Pioneers in SOCIOLOGY History of Early Women in SOCIOLOGY at UC Berkeley (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) Leveraging present-day and ancient genomes to learn about human evolution (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Evolution of mutation rate across primates (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Study of genomic data to learn about human history and evolution (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Computational analysis of genomic data to learn about human evolution and adaptation (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) Joint Interactive and Procedural Modeling of Free-Form Shapes in JIPCAD (Current Term Now Closed)
Dawn Song, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Open-Source secure hardware enclaves on RISC-V (Open)
(2) New techniques and applications in deep-learning and machine learning for security (Open)
(3) Privacy preserving machine learning (Open)
(4) Blockchain and smart contracts (Open)
Laura Waller, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) computational imaging and microscopy (Open)

Emeriti Academy

John E Swartzberg Emeriti Academy
(1) Data mining to promote a better understanding of the Covid-19 pandemic on the UC Berkeley campus (Full- no new appr needed)

Energy and Resources

Duncan Callaway, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Implementation and validation of dynamic models for Low-Inertia Power Systems (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Electric Grid Dynamic Stability with Wind, Solar and Storage (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Agent-based transactive energy in autonomous microgrids (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Machine Learning Surrogates for Scientific Computing (Current Term Now Closed)
John Harte, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Advancing and testing ecological theory (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Microclimate & conifer seedling establishment at multiple spatial scales (Full- no new appr needed)
Daniel Kammen, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Decarbonizing Buildings (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Project: Space-based solar power (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) EcoDataLab Data Science Internship (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)
Lara Kueppers Energy and Resources
(1) Climate change in Rocky Mountain alpine plant communities (Current Term Now Closed)

English

Sarah Thornton, Scholar-in-Residence English
(1) Uplifting Sagas: The Top Half of Women’s Liberation (Open)
Bryan Wagner, Professor English
(1) Research with Historical Records at Whitney Plantation Museum of Slavery (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Translating Slave Testimonies from French and Spanish (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) New Orleans Culture and History: Collection, Annotation, and Transcription (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Researching African American Newspapers from the Civil War and Reconstruction (Full- no new appr needed)

Environmental Science, Policy and Management

Rodrigo Almeida, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Biology and identification of emerging plant pathogens (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Determinants of Xylella fastidiosa host specificity (Full- no new appr needed)
Benjamin Blonder, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(2) Multiscale linkages in leaf venation network form and function (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Does seed dispersal reflect plant community composition in an alpine environment? (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Mapping quaking aspen distribution across Colorado using remote sensing and deep learning (Full- no new appr needed)
Carl Boettiger, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Data science approaches to conservation decision making (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Data Science Approaches to Ecological Forecasting (Current Term Now Closed)
Tim Bowles, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Understanding on-farm soil health (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Agroecology in Action Internship with Berkeley Student Farms (Current Term Now Closed)
Justin Brashares, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Ecological Outcomes of Cannabis Legalization (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Wildlife Responses to California Wildfires (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Wildlife in wine country: how do predator-prey interactions change in an increasingly fenced world? (Full- no new appr needed)
Stephanie Carlson, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Variation in juvenile salmonid foraging activity across a watershed in drought conditions (Current Term Now Closed)
Gordon Frankie, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Creating Native Bee Habitat in California Orchards (Current Term Now Closed)
Christy Getz Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Local government, control, and equity in CA agriculture (Open)
Rosemary Gillespie, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Adaptive Radiation, Speciation, and Community Assembly in Hawaiian Spiders and Insects (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Neurosensory environments shift spider predation behavior (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Insect and Spider Diversity Along a Habitat Modification Gradient in Hawaiʻi (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Genomics of repeated evolution in Hawaiian spiders (Full- no new appr needed)
Patina Mendez, Lecturer Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Species distribution modeling with Caddisflies (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Freshwater aquatic insects of Strawberry Creek (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Museum Studies of Trichoptera (Caddisflies) (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Aquatic Insects of Intermittent Streams (Current Term Now Closed)
Meg Mills-Novoa Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Storymapping the Hydropower Boom: Climate change, social movements & global dam development from 2000-2022 (Current Term Now Closed)
Vincent Resh, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) The Reciprocal Influence of Water and Culture in Human Societies (Current Term Now Closed)
George Roderick, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Monarch butterflies in East Bay Gardens: Impacts of native and non-species on seasonality, life history patterns, and predation of Monarch caterpillars (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Data-driven approaches to understanding the ecology of arthropods on islands. (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Arthropods and the fate of root carbon in the rhizophere (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) 'Dark taxa': biodiversity of undescribed arthropods on islands through molecular species delimitation. (Current Term Now Closed)
Albert Ruhi Vidal, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Aquatic food webs and riparian ecohydrology in Pinnacles National Park (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Seasonal Monitoring of Aquatic Food Webs in Pinnacles National Park (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Influence of tidal marsh restoration on aquatic food webs of the Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) The Potential for Wastewater Effluent to Restore Coastal Stream Ecosystems in Southern California (Full- no new appr needed)
Ian Wang, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Biodiversity of spiny lizards (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Evolution of phenotypic variation in island populations of the Aegean wall lizard (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Mapping Biodiversity and Genetic Diversity across California (Current Term Now Closed)

Essig Museum of Entomology

Peter Oboyski, Sr. Museum Scientist Essig Museum of Entomology
(1) Photographing Bees (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Insect and spider survey of Sulawesi (Indonesia) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Habitat restoration to promote native insects (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Walkingstick insect colony wranglers (Full- no new appr needed)

Ethnic Studies

Raul Coronado, Professor Ethnic Studies
(1) The History of the Printing Press and of Print Culture in the Spanish-Mexican Southwest (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The History of the Circulation of Books in the Spanish-Mexican Southwest (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) The History of Private Latinx Writing: 19th Century Letters, Notebooks, Diaries (Current Term Now Closed)
Christian Paiz, Professor Ethnic Studies
(1) Farmworker Justice Research Project (Current Term Now Closed)
Keiko Yamanaka, Lecturer Ethnic Studies
(2) Building the Data Base of Life History Book Project (Current Term Now Closed)

Folklore Program

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

Gender and Women's Studies

Oliver O’Reilly, Professor Gender and Women's Studies

150 W150 Years of Women at Berkeley (more info)

(1) A History of Women's Rowing at UC Berkeley (Current Term Now Closed)
Sarah Thornton, Visiting Scholar Gender and Women's Studies
(1) Uplifting Sagas: The Top Half of Women’s Liberation (Full- no new appr needed)

Geography

Gillian Hart, Professor Geography
(1) Resurgent Nationalisms and Populist Politics: South Africa, India, and the United States in a Global Frame (Full- no new appr needed)
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, southern Louisiana (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Improved forecasting of river flow (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Understanding physical processes and making environmental predictions using LSTM Neural Networks (Full- no new appr needed)
Robert Rhew, Professor Geography
(1) Soils and atmospheric chemistry (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Mapping agricultural pesticide usage in California (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Snow and climate data in the Central Sierra (Check back for status)
Nathan Sayre, Professor Geography
(1) Transformation of Unregulated Cannabis Cultivation in California (Current Term Now Closed)
Brandi Summers, Professor Geography
(3) Archive of Urban Futures: Oakland, CA (Current Term Now Closed)
Dave Wahl, Assistant Adjunct Professor Geography
(2) Developing an Atlas of Hawiian Pollen (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Developing 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)
Clancy Wilmott, Professor Geography
(1) Building Partnerships for Participatory, Collaborative and Community Mapping (Check back for status)
(2) The Map Is the Territory: Machine Learning + Computer Vision as a Different Cartography (Check back for status)
(3) Title: Indigenous Mapping + Historical GIS (Check back for status)

German

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

Globalization and Information Technology,Berkeley Center for (IGS)

Michel Laguerre, Professor Globalization and Information Technology,Berkeley Center for (IGS)
(1) Digital Surveillance of Global Metropolitan Neighborhoods (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Transversal City Project (Current Term Now Closed)

Hearst Museum of Anthropology

Lauren Kroiz, Professor Hearst Museum of Anthropology
(1) Encouraging Deep Learning about Culture at the Hearst Museum of Anthropology: Studies of Our Visitors and Surrounding Community (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Marketing and Design Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Registration Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)

History

Abhishek Kaicker, Professor History
(1) Mapping Infrastructure in Medieval India, ca. 500 - 1500 AD. (Current Term Now Closed)
Oliver O’Reilly, Professor History

150 W150 Years of Women at Berkeley (more info)

(1) A History of Women's Rowing at UC Berkeley (Current Term Now Closed)
Christine Philliou, Professor History
(1) Istanpolis: Reconstructing Greek Communities in 19th-20th century Istanbul (Current Term Now Closed)

Human Rights Center

HRC Lab, Director Human Rights Center
(1) Human Rights Investigations Lab (Full- no new appr needed)

Information, School of

David Bamman, Professor Information, School of
(1) Reading and annotating novels (in English, Spanish, Russian, German or Japanese) for NLP (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Building a dataset to analyze the representation of race in literature (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Developing BookNLP for English, Spanish, Russian, Japanese, and German (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Modeling variation and change in language with NLP (Current Term Now Closed)

School of Information and Education

Zachary Pardos, Professor School of Information and Education
(1) Supporting undergraduate decision making with big data and adaptive technologies (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Expanding a free content library for an open-source adaptive tutoring system (Current Term Now Closed)

Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

Yu-Ling Chang, Professor Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) Racial Equity in the TANF Service Delivery Path to Family Stability and Self-Sufficiency (Current Term Now Closed)
David Harding, Professor Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) The Duality of Prison Technology (Full- no new appr needed)

Institute for the Study of Societal Issues

Deborah Lustig Institute for the Study of Societal Issues
(1) Archiving the Collection of Bob Grant, Conservative Talk Radio Host (Full- no new appr needed)
Robin Marsh, Senior Researcher Institute for the Study of Societal Issues
(1) An Equitable and Sustainable Generational Transition in the Agriculture-Food System through Entry by New and Aspiring Farmers: Policies and Perspectives from Europe/Spain and the United States/California (seeking student to focus on Spanish component of research) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) An Equitable and Sustainable Generational Transition in the Agriculture-Food System through Entry by New and Aspiring Farmers: Policies and Perspectives from Europe/Spain and the United States/California (seeking student to focus on the U.S./California component of the research) (Current Term Now Closed)
Stephen Small, Professor Institute for the Study of Societal Issues
(1) Black Lives at Cal (BLAC) (Current Term Now Closed)

Institute for Urban and Regional Development

Moira O'Neill, Professor Institute for Urban and Regional Development
(1) Rethinking School Lunch (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Cannabis and Land Use Legal Research (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Housing and Land Use Legal Research (Current Term Now Closed)

Integrative Biology

David Ackerly, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Using landscape genomics to investigate evolutionary potential under climate change in a montane meadow-dependent species (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Ecophysiology: restoring climate-resilient meadows by harnessing local plant evolutionary potential (Current Term Now Closed)
Annaliese Beery Integrative Biology
(1) Behavioral neuroscience research on affiliative social behavior in voles (Current Term Now Closed)
Mike Boots, Professor Integrative Biology
(3) How interactions between spatial structure and genetic diversity impact virus evolution (Full- no new appr needed)
Rauri Bowie, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Adaptation and evolution of hummingbirds, sunbirds, and lizards (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Analyzing skull shape variation in eagles, hawks, falcons, and vultures (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) DNA sequencing to investigate bird diversification and the role of pathogens in modulating biodiversity (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Architectural Innovation and Evolution of Weaverbird Nests (Full- no new appr needed)
George A. Brooks, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Aging Research, Project 1: Cellular and Molecular Studies of Mitochondrial Fragmentation and loss of Metabolic Flexibility in Aging (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Exercise Metabolism, Project 2: Stable Isotopes in the Study of Metabolism in Aging (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Exercise Metabolism, Project 3: Regulation of Muscle Cell Membrane Lactate Transporter Protein Expression (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Project 4: Metabolic Adaptions following Traumatic Brain Injury (Full- no new appr needed)
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)
Todd Dawson Integrative Biology
(1) Determining source and cycling of nitrogen in a deep forest rhizosphere using stable isotope and biogeochemical approaches (Current Term Now Closed)
Robert Dudley, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) A Robotic Model for the Evolution of Insect Flight (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Hummingbird Dietary Preference for Fermented Nectar (Current Term Now Closed)
Seth Finnegan, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Using the recent fossil record to reconstruct human impacts on marine ecosystems (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Reconstructing life cycles of ancient marine reef animals (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Effects of the Uplift of the Isthmus of Panama on the Ecology, Evolution, and Extinction of Mollusks (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Understanding the links between climate change and extinction: a deep-time perspective (Full- no new appr needed)
Jennifer Frohlich, DVM, Integrative Biology Integrative Biology
(1) Apprenticeship in Laboratory Animal Medicine with Veterinary Staff (Full- no new appr needed)
Daniela Kaufer, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Developing an automated image analysis pipeline for quantifying oligodendrocytes and myelination in rodent brains (Check back for status)
Mimi Koehl, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Biomechanics of how organisms interact with their physical environments: How how protozoan predators and prey swim and interact, turbulent water flow and waves in the ocean affect marine organisms, and more... (Current Term Now Closed)
Britt Koskella, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Understanding the importance of the seed-associated microbiome (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Evolutionary trade-offs between pesticide- and phage-resistance in a crop pathogen (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Tracking bacteria-phage dynamics in a natural tree disease system (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Experimental (co)evolution of a crop pathogen and a protective symbiont in tomato (Current Term Now Closed)
Eileen Lacey, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Determining behavioral, neuroendocrine, and genetic predictors of dispersal in colonial tuco-tucos (Ctenomys sociabilis) (Current Term Now Closed)
Juan Liu, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Lateral line sensory system in fish, tetrapods, and water-land transitional species (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Scientific illustration for research in paleoichthyology (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Anatomical adaptations for underwater sound conduction in penguins (Full- no new appr needed)
Cynthia Looy, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Patterns of insect herbivory in a Cretaceous tropical forest (Check back for status)
(2) When the South Pole turned green: reconstructing high-latitude vegetation change in the Permian of Gondwana (Check back for status)
(3) Trends in plant diversity and ecology in the Carboniferous tropics (Check back for status)
(4) Using fossils to better understand periods of global warming in Earth’s past (Check back for status)
Charles Marshall, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Isolating and documenting 385-million-year-old microarthropod fossils from organic residue (Current Term Now Closed)
Brent Mishler, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Floristic checklist and taxon richness of alien flora in West Africa (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Presentation of Scientific Findings (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Exploring Curation and Specimen Preparation in Natural History Collections- Curation of the Barbara Joe Hoshizaki Collections at University and Jepson Herbaria (Current Term Now Closed)
Michael Nachman, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Genetic basis of skeletal evolution in tropical and temperate house mice (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Maternal influence on thermal adaptation in house mice (Full- no new appr needed)
Mary E. Power, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Food webs in rivers and watersheds/Eyes on the Eel (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Food quality of diatoms, green algae and cyanobacteria for aquatic invertebrates in rivers and estuaries of the California North Coast (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Phenology of Stream Food Webs for Juvenile Salmonids in Northern California (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Shapira, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The role of the gut microbiome in host adaptation to environmental toxins (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Characterization of host genes shaping gut microbiota structure and function (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Age-dependent changes in gut microbiota composition and their significance for host aging (Current Term Now Closed)
Ellen Simms, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Have invasive rhizobia escaped their bacteriophage enemies? And, how important are phages to rhizobial ecology? (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Plant-Microbiome Co-Occurrence (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Can specialist phages acquire new hosts without losing old hosts? (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Plant adaptation to high temperature stress (Current Term Now Closed)
Rebecca Tarvin, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Experimental evolution of toxic flies (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Imperiled frog morphology (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Is the trill gone? Loss of vocal sacs in frogs and toads (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) A review of symbiotic marine invertebrates in California (Full- no new appr needed)
Jack Tseng, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Anatomical Dissections of a Domestic Cat and Dog to Assess Musculoskeletal Differences Between Two Major Clades (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Evolution of the first terrestrial large mammals after the extinction of non-avian dinosaurs (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Disentangling the genetic, biomechanical, and deep-time factors underlying mammalian skeletal diversity (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Biomechanical specialization in seal jaws for different feeding strategies (Full- no new appr needed)
Jose Pablo Vazquez-Medina, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Role of lung peroxiredoxin 6 in ferroptosis (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Fasting-associated changes in elephant seal blubber and muscle during postnatal development (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Developing ex vivo tissue culture systems for reptiles (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Impact of acute and chronic glucocorticoid exposure on cellular oxidative stress (Full- no new appr needed)
Noah Whiteman, Professor Integrative Biology
(2) Olfactory evolution in herbivorous insects (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Horizontal transfer of toxin-encoding genes in drosophilid flies (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Evolutionary genomics of steroid biosynthesis and resistance in a toxic lily-herbivore system (Full- no new appr needed)

Joseph A. Myers Center for Research on Native American Issues

Peter Nelson Joseph A. Myers Center for Research on Native American Issues
(1) Indigenous Environmental Stewardship, Cultural Landscapes, and Heritage Preservation (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) SF Bay Area Ohlone Cultural Heritage Management Database (Current Term Now Closed)

Journalism

Elena Conis, Professor Journalism
(1) Pesticides and Public Understanding of Science (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) The Personal Belief Exemption to Vaccination in Context (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Measles: A Global History (Current Term Now Closed)

Jurisprudence and Social Policy

Catherine Albiston, Professor Jurisprudence and Social Policy
(1) What Data Science Can Tell Us about Pay Equity, Pay Transparency, and Civil Rights Law in California (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Claiborne on the Verge: The Black Mecca in 21st Century America (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) The Mathematics of Patriarchy (Current Term Now Closed)

Latinx Research Center

Angela Marino, Professor Latinx Research Center
(1) Critical Perspectives on Democracy in the American Hemisphere: Political Formation, Media, and Popular Culture (Current Term Now Closed)
Laura E. Pérez, Professor Latinx Research Center
(1) LRC Podcast Production Apprentice (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Revista N’oj Editorial Apprentice (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) LRC Faculty Research Apprentice (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) LRC Decolonial Knowledges Research Initiative Apprentice (Current Term Now Closed)

Law

Kenneth Ayotte Law
(1) Why Do Corporations Own Other Corporations? The History of Parents and Subsidiaries in US Law (Current Term Now Closed)
Anne Bloom, Executive Director Law
(1) Civil Justice Research Initiative Research Apprentice (Current Term Now Closed)
Lauren Edelman, Professor Law
(1) Corporate Transparency on Surveillance (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Work Law and Social Movements (Current Term Now Closed)
Sean Farhang, Professor Law
(1) Judicial Opinions from U.S. Court of Appeals on Issues Affecting Access to the Civil Justice System (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Congressional Choice of Courts versus Agencies to Implement Law (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Media Coverage of the Supreme Court (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Who Governs the Federal Reserve? The Reserve Banks and the Politics of Central Bank Appointments (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Kiparsky, Associate Director Law
(1) Managing Water for Sustainability and Climate Resiliency: Legal and Institutional Considerations (Current Term Now Closed)
Kristin Luker, Professor Law
(1) The History of Contraception and Abortion in the United States (Current Term Now Closed)
David Oppenheimer, Professor Law
(1) The Berkeley Center on Comparative Equality and Anti-Discrimination Law (Full- no new appr needed)
Manisha Padi Law
(1) Entrepreneurs at Home (Current Term Now Closed)
Victoria Plaut, Professor Law
(1) Dominance, Diversity & Discrimination (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Examining Reactions to University Inclusion Policies and Their Social and Legal Contexts (Current Term Now Closed)
(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)
Andrea Roth, Professor Law
(1) Trends in congressional use of criminalization as a regulatory measure (Current Term Now Closed)
Linda Tam Law
(1) Racial and Gender Bias in the Courtroom (Current Term Now Closed)

Legal Studies

Hadar Dancig-Rosenberg, Visiting Professor Legal Studies
(1) Seeking justice: the role of social media as a mechanism for achieving informal justice for Sexual assault survivors (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Exploring collaborative courts (Current Term Now Closed)
Jonathan Marshall Legal Studies
(1) Understanding Change in 18th and 19th Century English Criminal Law with Text Data Mining (Current Term Now Closed)

Linguistics

Ronelle Alexander, Professor Linguistics
(1) Bulgarian Dialectology as Living Tradition (Current Term Now Closed)
Gasper Begus Linguistics
(1) Deep learning and spoken language processing (Current Term Now Closed)
Mikkelsen Line Linguistics
(1) Oqaatsinut misigisimaneq `language feeling': Creating a syntactically annotated database of Kalaallisut (West Greenlandic) examples from the linguistics literature (Full- no new appr needed)
Terry Regier, Professor Linguistics
(1) Building Games with a Purpose for Semantic Annotation Collection (Current Term Now Closed)
Eve Sweetser, Professor Linguistics
(1) Co-speech gestures accompanying use of conditionals and modals (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Integrated metaphor description project - metaphors for COVID and the pandemic (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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Invisible in Plain Sight: Islamic Art in Jewish Museum Collections | The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) A Diaspora of Postcards: Documenting the Postcard Collection of The Magnes (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Vanished no more: Giant of photography Roman Vishniac at The Magnes (Full- no new appr needed)

Marketing

Ellen Evers, Professor Marketing
(1) Judgment and Decision Making (Current Term Now Closed)

Mechanical Engineering

Alice Agogino, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Squishy Robotics: Rapidly Deployable Mobile Sensing Robots for Disaster Rescue, Remote Monitoring and Space Exploration (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Beyond Hands: Human-Centered Design Prosthetics for Music (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Design for the Future: 3 Projects Available: (1) theDesignExchange, (2) Security and Privacy in VR Systems, (3) Human-Centered Design and Cybersecurity (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Co-designing a culturally sensitive makerspace (Full- no new appr needed)
Reza Alam, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Experimental/theoretical/numerical studies of an innovative ocean wave energy converter (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Design, Fabrication and control of a swarm of ocean drones (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) NASA Challenge: Design and Fabrication of a Surface Autonomous Vehicle for Emergency Response (SAVER) with UC Berkeley’s Water Bears Challenge Team (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Cable-Driven Robotic Arm using a BLDC Motor with Field Oriented Control (FOC) Technique (Full- no new appr needed)
Francesco Borrelli, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Energy Efficient Controls for Connected Automated Vehicles (CAVs) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Autonomous Rover for a Solar Field (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Intelligent modeling and control of vehicles in parking lots (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Autonomous Racing with the Berkeley Autonomous Race Car (Current Term Now Closed)
Simo Makiharju, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Air-water flows (Current Term Now Closed)
Sara McMains, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Machine Learning for 3D Printing Optimization (Current Term Now Closed)
Grace O'Connell, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Biomechanics Research (Full- no new appr needed)
Oliver O’Reilly Mechanical Engineering

150 W150 Years of Women at Berkeley (more info)

(1) A History of Women's Rowing at UC Berkeley (Current Term Now Closed)

Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures

Laurie Pearce, Lecturer Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures
(1) Ancient Texts, Modern Tools and Technologies (Current Term Now Closed)
Benjamin Porter, Professor Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures
(1) The Archaeology of Everyday Life in Mamluk Jordan: Artifact Analysis, Collections Management, and Database Entry (Open)

Molecular and Cell Biology

Kathleen Collins, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Investigation into the biochemistry, biology, and biotechnology of eukaryotic retroelements and their reverse transcriptases. (Current Term Now Closed)
Laurent Coscoy Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Interactions between viruses and the immune response of their hosts (Full- no new appr needed)
Yang Dan, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Investigation of the mechanism of sleep pressure and its dysregulation in Parkinson's disease (Current Term Now Closed)
Dan Feldman, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Use of deep learning tools for tracking mouse behavior to understand effects of movement and arousal state on neural activity in somatosensory cortex (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Quantitative behavioral methods to study selective attention in mice and its effects on neural activity in somatosensory cortex (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Understanding interneuron hypofunction in mouse models of autism (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 (Open)
(2) Improving Animal Research Welfare (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) A screen for genes that control shape change in the embryo (Open)
(4) Determining the possible functions of sleep in the jellyfish Cassiopea (Open)
Lin He, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) A new type of cilia in choroid plexus regulate cerebrospinal fluid production (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Role of mobile DNA elements in mammalian preimplantation embryo (Current Term Now Closed)
John Kuriyan, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) CamKII signaling via reaction-diffusion waves (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Bcr-Abl kinase domain mutations, drug resistance, and the road to understand kinase activity (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Investigating DNA sliding clamp structural ensembles using simulation (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) Structural analyses of novel ribonucleoproteins that function in antiviral immunity and genome transposition and their development into genome engineering tools (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Structural analysis of the Ska complex and its role in mediating end-on chromosome attachment with Ndc80 at microtubules (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Cryo-electron microscopy studies of DNA methylation complexes (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Structural analyses of microtubule plus end binding proteins and their role in regulating microtubule dynamics (Full- no new appr needed)
Steven Brenner, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Deterministic methods to choose between gene expression analysis and splicing analysis to analyze differential RNA-seq data (computational biology) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Variant Impact Predictor Database (VIPdb) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Automatic identification of protein domains (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation (CAGI) (Full- no new appr needed)
Carolina Reisenman, Associate Researcher Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Taste adaptations to host specialization in specialist species of Drosophila. (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Neural circuits mediating feeding enhancement by odors in Drosophila melanogaster (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Behavioral mechanisms underlying host specialization in specialist herbivorous flies. (Full- no new appr needed)
Ian Swinburne, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) How does the zebrafish eye develop the ability to manage pressure? (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Using live-organism imaging and genome-editing to discover how cells in developing organs eat (Current Term Now Closed)

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)

Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

Rauri Bowie, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Adaptation and evolution of hummingbirds, sunbirds, and lizards (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Analyzing skull shape variation in eagles, hawks, falcons, and vultures (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) DNA sequencing to investigate bird diversification and the role of pathogens in modulating biodiversity (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Architectural Innovation and Evolution of Weaverbird Nests (Full- no new appr needed)
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

150 W150 Years of Women at Berkeley (more info)

(1) Biodiversity Informatics and GIS Apprenticeship at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Communication and Outreach apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Archives Apprentice at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Current Term Now Closed)
Jimmy McGuire, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Evolution of scincid lizards on Sulawesi (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) AmphibiaWeb: Cataloging amphibian species, traits, and taxonomy for conservation biology (Current Term Now Closed)
Michael Nachman, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Genetic basis of skeletal evolution in tropical and temperate house mice (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Maternal influence on thermal adaptation in house mice (Full- no new appr needed)
Carol Spencer, Staff Curator Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Curatorial Apprentice: Exploring Biodiversity, Curation, and Specimen Preparation in Natural History Collections at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Open)
Rebecca Tarvin, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Experimental evolution of toxic flies (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Imperiled frog morphology (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Is the trill gone? Loss of vocal sacs in frogs and toads (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) A review of symbiotic marine invertebrates in California (Full- no new appr needed)

Neurological Surgery

Christopher Ames, Professor Neurological Surgery
(1) Patient Outcomes from Spine Surgery (Current Term Now Closed)

Neuroscience

Reza Abbasi-Asl, Professor Neuroscience
(1) Stability driven interpretation and compression of neural networks (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Modeling and analysis of neural activity in visual cortex through the lens of machine learning (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Unsupervised pattern recognition in biomedical image data (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Multi-modal large-scale patient data analysis via interpretable statistical and machine learning tools (Current Term Now Closed)

Nuclear Engineering

Bethany Goldblum, Research Engineer Nuclear Engineering
(1) Scintillator-based Neutron Detection for Applications (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) NucScholar: Natural Language Processing for Nuclear Science References (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Machine Learning Applications for Nuclear Security (Current Term Now Closed)

Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology

Amy Joy, Professor Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology
(1) Choosing a Major: How and Why do Students Select their College Majors (Current Term Now Closed)
Sona Kang, Professor Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology
(1) The role of Dnmt3a in skeletal muscle insulin sensitivity and exercise performance (Current Term Now Closed)
Susana Matias, Cooperative Extension Specialist Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology
(1) Child and Adult Care Food Program: Impacts of COVID-19 Changes to Meal and Snack Reimbursement Rates on Family Childcare Home Providers, Children and Families (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Effectiveness of the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program by mode of delivery before and during the COVID-19 pandemic in California (Current Term Now Closed)
Denis Titov, Assistant Adjunct Professor Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology
(1) Investigating glycolysis regulation: establishing molecular tools to manipulate glycolytic biosynthesis (Current Term Now Closed)

Optometry

Lu Chen, Professor Optometry
(1) Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Blood and Lymphatic Vessel Formation (Full- no new appr needed)
Susana Chung, Professor Optometry
(1) Mechanism underlying visual processing in people with visual impairment (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Plasticity of the visual system following vision loss (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Face and Object Recognition: Normal and Low Vision (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Feature detection and enhancement in peripheral vision (Current Term Now Closed)
Suzanne Fleiszig, Professor Optometry
(1) Inhibition of programmed cell death by Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Studying the mechanism of intracellular bacterial diversification by time-lapse imaging (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Analysis of corneal nerves and immune responses during contact lens wear (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Ly6G+ Cells Dependent Corneal Immune Response in Contact Lens wear Mice Cornea (Full- no new appr needed)
Xiaohua Gong, Professor Optometry
(1) Molecular genetics and cellular biology of eye development and disease (Current Term Now Closed)
Karsten Gronert, Professor Optometry
(1) Role of lipid mediators in ocular innate and adaptive immune responses and neurodegeneration (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Role of eye movements and behavior in virtual reality (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Role of eye movements in amblyopic spatial vision (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Recovery of 3D-depth perception for patients with degraded vision (amblyopia) (Current Term Now Closed)
Teresa Puthussery, Professor Optometry
(1) Studying the impact of photoreceptor degeneration on retinal synapses (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Molecular and functional classification of the output neurons of the retina (Current Term Now Closed)
Sarah Singh Optometry
(1) Is dosing a single drop of 0.02% atropine equivalent to two drops of 0.01% atropine? (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) How long does it take to recover normal pupil responses following a single dose of 0.01%, 0.02%, or 0.05% atropine? (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Estimating the prevalence of refractive error in children (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Understanding Regression from Orthokeratology Lens Use (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 influences of intraocular pressure (IOP) lowering and atropine-related drugs on myopia progression and related pathology. (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Why and how do 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

David Dunham, Project Manager Oral History Center of UC Berkeley
(1) Oral History Center Primary Source Metadata Project (Check back for status)

Oral History Center

Amanda Tewes, Oral Historian Oral History Center
(1) Oral History Projects on Oral History Performance/Theater (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Oral History Projects on Conservation and Land Use Interviews (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Oral History Project and Podcast on Land Conservation (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Oral History Project on Arts Interviews Research (Current Term Now Closed)

Physics

Michael F. Crommie, Professor Physics
(1) Fabrication and local probe characterization of hybrid molecule/graphene transistor (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Gate tunable TMDs on graphene device (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Investigation of novel qubits using Electron Spin Resonance - Scanning Tunneling Microscopy (ESR-STM) (Current Term Now Closed)
Heather Gray, Professor Physics
(1) A new method to probe the coupling of the Higgs boson to charm quarks (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Developing new computing algorithms to find charged particles. (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Charm production measurements (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Explainable charm tagging for Higgs boson physics (Full- no new appr needed)
Amin Jazaeri Physics
(1) PEARL Project (Current Term Now Closed)

BNC

Waqas Khalid, Associate Scientist BNC
(1) Nanotechnology Unleashed! (Current Term Now Closed)

Physics

Yury Kolomensky, Professor Physics
(1) Straw Tracker calibration for the Mu2e experiment (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Charged particle reconstruction optimization (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Improving Mu2e momentum resolution through Cyclotron Radiation Emission Spectroscopy (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Development of multiplexed readout of superconducting sensors (Current Term Now Closed)
Adrian Lee, Professor Physics
(1) Research in Cosmology Instrumentation (LBNL) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Research in Cosmic Microwave Background (UC Berkeley Campus) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Instrumentation Development for Cosmic Microwave Background, Dark Matter, and Dark Ages experiments at LBNL (Current Term Now Closed)
Kam-Biu Luk, Professor Physics
(1) Neutrino Physics (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Running MCMC simulations for neutrino oscillation analyses on HPC systems (Current Term Now Closed)
Eric Y. Ma, Professor Physics
(1) All-digital high-performance microwave reflectometry (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Digital twin of a modern Physics/EE lab (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Analysis of Physics literature with modern language models (Current Term Now Closed)
Holger Müller, Professor Physics
(1) A laser phase plate for phase contrast electron microscopy (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Atomic gravity gradiometer for airborne gravity surveys (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) An Optical Trap for Molecules Using the World's Most Intense Laser (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Trapped atom interferometry in an optical cavity (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)
Haichen Wang, Professor Physics
(1) Search for New Physics via Analysis of Data Collected by the ATLAS Experiment at the LHC (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Development and validation of advanced numerical models for superconducting magnets (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) MC Tuning with Correlations included (Current Term Now Closed)
Martin White, Professor Physics
(1) Data Access and Visualization for the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (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 in Monkeyflowers (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Natural Variation in Developmental Timing and Morphology in Sunflower (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Genetics of Floral Pigmentation Patterns (Current Term Now Closed)
Steven Brenner, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Deterministic methods to choose between gene expression analysis and splicing analysis to analyze differential RNA-seq data (computational biology) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Variant Impact Predictor Database (VIPdb) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Automatic identification of protein domains (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation (CAGI) (Full- no new appr needed)
Yangnan Gu, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Engineering Nuclear Transport Receptor for Plant Resistance (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Exploring the function of a novel plant nuclear membrane protein (Current Term Now Closed)
Ksenia Krasileva, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Elucidating Fungal Immune Receptors (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Natural diversity of plant immune receptors (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Developing immune receptor-based constructs for plant disease resistance engineering (Current Term Now Closed)
Jennifer Lewis, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Plant innate immunity in response to bacterial pathogens (Open)
(2) Programming/engineering tools to understand plant-pathogen interactions (Open)
Brian Staskawicz Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Structure-based protein engineering approach to confer novel disease resistance in plants (Full- no new appr needed)
Mary Wildermuth, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(2) Elucidation of powdery mildew factors controlling powdery mildew growth on Arabidopsis (Current Term Now Closed)

Political Science

Vinod Aggarwal, Professor Political Science
(1) Superpower competition; middle powers in a world of superpowers (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)
(4) Scaling up solar: identifying renewable energy innovators in developing countries (Current Term Now Closed)
Christopher Ansell, Professor Political Science
(1) The Post-Socialist European City: Archives in Translation (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Oversight in the European Union (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Quantitative Text Analysis and the European Union (Full- no new appr needed)
Leonardo Arriola, Professor Political Science
(1) Human Rights Activism under Political Uncertainty (Current Term Now Closed)
Ryan Brutger, Professor Political Science
(1) Public Support for International Cooperation and Economic Policy (Current Term Now Closed)
Jennifer Bussell, Professor Political Science
(1) Constituency Service and Political Performance in India (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) The Political Economy of Textiles in India (Current Term Now Closed)
Pradeep Chhibber, Professor Political Science
(1) Religious and Ideological Diffusion in India: Expansion of Hindu Nationalism (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Can Technology reduce Poverty? Maybe. (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) The politics of urban encroachment: government responsiveness to complaints in Mumbai (Full- no new appr needed)
Marika Landau-Wells, Professor Political Science
(1) Using Stories in Experimental Political Science (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Threat Perception in Foreign Policy Decision-Making (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Threat Perception in the Brain: A Meta-Analysis Project (Full- no new appr needed)
Gabriel Lenz, Professor Political Science
(1) Origins of High Rates of Police Homicides and Civilian Homicides in US Cities (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Variations in union democracy and union officer ideology (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) The Racial Identity and Racial Attitudes of White Democrats (Full- no new appr needed)
Aila Matanock, Professor Political Science
(1) Post-Conflict Contexts (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Inviting Intervention (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Program on Security Institutions and Violent Instability (Constitutional Legal Frameworks) (Full- no new appr needed)
Michaela Mattes, Professor Political Science
(1) Program on Security Institutions and Violent Instability (Military) (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Peace, Prevention, and Global Public Goods: Using Exceptional Aid Incentives to Induce Reform (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Apologies in International Politics (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Program on Security Institutions and Violent Instability (Synthesizing data on militaries, paramilitaries, police, and constitutions) (Full- no new appr needed)
Cecilia Mo, Professor Political Science
(1) Vulnerability to Forced Labor and Human Trafficking (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) The Politics of History in Bangladeshi History Textbooks (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) A Woman's War: Reassessing Narratives of Women in Conflict Worldwide (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Mental Health in Post-Conflict and Forced Migration Contexts (Full- no new appr needed)

Kenneth Polse

Political Science

Alison Post, Professor Political Science
(1) Subnational Brazilian Everyday and Pandemic Politics (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Understanding Urban Politics in Argentina and Brazil (Current Term Now Closed)
Steven Vogel, Professor Political Science
(1) A) Global Order Framework Project and B) Market Governance and Inequality in the United States and Japan. (Current Term Now Closed)
Martha Wilfahrt, Professor Political Science
(1) An Atlas of African Kingdoms (Current Term Now Closed)

Psychology

Sonia Bishop, Professor Psychology
(1) (1) Biased priors or inference in depressed and anxious individuals? (Full- no new appr needed)
(2)  Computational and neural investigation of influences of anxiety and depression on human decision making under uncertainty. (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Effort based decision-making (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Exploring the brain's response to faces using maps of the cortical surface (Full- no new appr needed)
Silvia Bunge, Professor Psychology
(1) Relational Reasoning and Graph Comprehension (Full- no new appr needed)
Arianne Eason, Professor Psychology
(1) Research Assistant in the UC DREAMS (Understanding Culture and Development to Re-Imagine an Equitable And More just Society) Lab (Current Term Now Closed)
Jan Engelmann, Professor Psychology
(1) Cooperation and Social Reasoning in Children (Current Term Now Closed)
Alison Gopnik, Professor Psychology
(1) Development of Spacial Concepts in Children AND Perception in Humans and Artificial Intelligence (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Social Causal Difference Making AND The Development of Exploration (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) What's the point of play? (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Preschoolers' Competence with Functional Metaphors AND Child Development AI (Current Term Now Closed)
Allison Harvey, Professor Psychology
(1) Community Implementation Study, 6-year follow-up of adolescent 'night owls'(6 yr FU), and an evaluation of a Habit-based Sleep Health Intervention (‘HABITs’) (Current Term Now Closed)
Richard Ivry, Professor Psychology
(1) How neurologically healthy and impaired humans learn new movements (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Novel technologies for online studies of cognition in people with degenerative neurological disorders. (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Testing a novel non-invasive brain stimulation device to safely modulate human brain function (Current Term Now Closed)
Sheri Johnson, Professor Psychology
(1) Emotion-related impulsivity and suicidality (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Learn to conduct fMRI scans (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Behavior and Mental Health (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Computer-based emotion regulation training (Current Term Now Closed)
Ann Kring, Professor Psychology
(1) Social Engagement in Schizophrenia (Full- no new appr needed)
Don Moore, Professor Psychology
(1) The Many Faces of Overconfidence (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Psychology and Economics of Technology (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) The Psychology of Inequality (Current Term Now Closed)
Juliana Schroeder, Professor Psychology
(1) Experimental Social Science Laboratory (Xlab) (Full- no new appr needed)
(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)
Mahesh Srinivasan, Professor Psychology
(1) Research on Children's Linguistic and Cognitive Development (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Investigating the Development of Religious Cognition in Hindu and Muslim Children in India (Fluency at reading and writing Hindi required) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Tracking Parent-Child Conversations During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Studying the Origins of Word Meaning in Signed Languages (ASL proficiency preferred) (Current Term Now Closed)
David Whitney, Professor Psychology
(1) Individual differences in face perception. (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Eye movement behavior during autonomous vehicle-human interaction. (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) How do we register the flow of time in natural movies? (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Investigating Human Emotion Perception. (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) [YEDI-Affiliated] Kids and Family Project: A Longitudinal Study on Socio-emotional and Academic Development of Chinese American Children in Immigrant Families (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Grandparent Involvement in Childrearing (Fluent Cantonese Required) (Current Term Now Closed)

Public Health

Colette (Coco) Auerswald, Professor Public Health
(1) The impact of COVID-19 on youth experiencing homelessness: Analysis and dissemination of results of a community-based youth-led survey - YEDI-Affiliated Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) You Count: California Youth Homelessness Data Project - YEDI-Affiliated Project (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Did additional state funds make a difference for youth experiencing homelessness in California? A mixed methods evaluation project. (PI: Prof. Colette (Coco) Auerswald, MD, MS, UC Berkeley School of Public Health) - YEDI Affiliated Project (Current Term Now Closed)
Stefano M. Bertozzi Public Health
(1) Rapid Reviews: COVID-19 (RR:C19) and Rapid Reviews: Infectious Diseases (RR:ID) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Decision analysis models for clinical and non-clinical use of psychedelics (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) CALIFORNIA IMPLEMENTATION SCIENCE COLLABORATIVE: Reducing inequities in health and social services in California and globally (Current Term Now Closed)
Timothy Brown, Professor Public Health
(1) FUTUREPAIN: Randomized Controlled Trial to Test an Online Mind-Body Intervention for Chronic Pain and Whether Racial-Ethnic Concordance Affects Outcomes (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Causal Effect of High-Quality Physician-Patient Relationships on Healthcare Costs and Outcomes: Differences by Race/Ethnicity and the Effect of Racial/Ethnic Concordance (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Suicide Prevention Among College Students Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis (Current Term Now Closed)
Binh Diep, Professor Public Health
(1) Mechanisms of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Induced by Staphylococcal Enterotoxin and SARS-CoV-2 in a Mechanically Ventilated Rabbit Model (Current Term Now Closed)
Lia Fernald, Professor Public Health
(1) Harmonizing Data on Grandparents and Child Development in Latin America (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Caregiver mental health, parenting practices, and early childhood development (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Impact evaluation of patient/pharmacy incentives for malaria care in Kenyan pharmacies (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Determining patterns of service usage by women victims of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) in Brazil (Full- no new appr needed)
Brent Fulton, Associate Director Public Health
(1) Computational Antitrust (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Estimating the Impacts of Healthcare Mergers and Acquisitions (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Improving Equity Using Private Investments (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) AI-Enabled Writing (Current Term Now Closed)
Dan Gillette, Senior Research Scientist Public Health
(2) Stories of Transition (Current Term Now Closed)
Jay Graham, Professor Public Health
(1) UTI Risk from Swimming in Recreational Waters Proximal to Wastewater Treatment Facilities (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 by targeting dengue virus nonstructural protein 1 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The interplay between dengue virus and the human immune system (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Investigating molecular mechanisms of dengue virus NS1 disruption of the glycocalyx-like layer and barrier dysfunction of human endothelial cells (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Evaluation of the role and therapeutic potential of glycans in flavivirus NS1 mediated endothelial permeability & vascular leak (Full- no new appr needed)

Public Health

Susan Ivey, Professor Public Health
(1) Right Care Initiative (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Health coaching for people with uncontrolled hypertension - helping with lifestyle change (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)
Emily Ozer, Professor Public Health
(1) Youth Voice and Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR) | (YEDI Affiliated Project) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) YPAR (Youth Participatory Action Research) Systematic Literature Review (Full- no new appr needed)
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)
Filipa Rijo-Ferreira, Professor Public Health
(1) Circadian rhythms in malaria parasites: DNA motif and gene expression regulation (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Circadian Rhythms in malaria infection: uncovering the molecular clocks of parasites (Current Term Now Closed)
Marieka Schotland, Executive Director Public Health
(1) Research Translation and Dissemination for Youth Equity Projects: Innovations for Youth (i4Y) - YEDI-Affiliated (Current Term Now Closed)
Karen Sokal-Gutierrez, Professor Public Health
(1) Global Children's Oral Health and Nutrition Project (Full- no new appr needed)
Jason Su, Associate Researcher Public Health
(1) Sources of On-Road Vehicle Emissions and their Impacts on Respiratory Disease Symptoms in California (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Impacts of train and port pollution and air toxics on respiratory symptoms and ED visits within vulnerable communities in Southern California (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Prediction of prevalence of the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in year 2050 for world countries (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Preterm Birth, Term Low Birth Weight, Childhood Autism, Parkinson’s, and Alzheimer’s Disease and Air Pollution – California Studies (Current Term Now Closed)
Hannah Thompson Public Health
(1) Increasing compliance with elementary school physical education laws to reduce health inequities - YEDI affiliated (Current Term Now Closed)
Winston Tseng, Research Scientist Public Health
(1) Project 1: Safe Drinking Water and Risk Communication in the Central Valley OR Center for Occupational & Environmental Health Program Evaluation (Please specify project(s) of interest in your application) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Project 2: Evaluation of Hmong Cultural Center of Butte County Zoobiab Mental Health Program for Older Adults (Please specify project(s) of interest in your application) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Project 3: Bay Area Pacific Islander Data Equity Project (Please specify project(s) of interest in your application) (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Project 4: Monterey County Behavioral Health Help@Hand Screening App Evaluation (Please specify project(s) of interest in your application) (Current Term Now Closed)
Ashley Wolf, Professor Public Health
(1) Characterizing the unculturable human microbiome (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Characterizing novel pathways for sialic acid metabolism in gut bacteria (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Gut bacterial metabolism (Full- no new appr needed)

Public Policy

Sarah Anzia, Professor Public Policy
(1) Zoning and housing costs in U.S. cities (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Municipal Civil Service Laws in the United States (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Representation in American Bureaucracy: Legislative Archival Analyst (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Local politics and local elections in the United States (Current Term Now Closed)
Barbara Haya, Staff Researcher Public Policy
(1) REDD+ carbon offsets - a study of the credit quality of avoided deforestation offset credits (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Quality analysis of carbon offset programs - improved cookstoves, landfill gas capture, refrigerants, improved forest management (Current Term Now Closed)

Rhetoric

Winnie Wong, Professor Rhetoric
(1) Chinese Visual Culture for the West (1700-1850) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Hong Kong Art and Visual Culture (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Translation and Local History of Guangzhou (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Artists' Communities (Full- no new appr needed)

Scandinavian

Timothy Tangherlini, Professor Scandinavian
(1) Facebook for Vikings: Social Networks and the Icelandic Sagas (Current Term Now Closed)

Slavic Languages and Literatures

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

Social and Behavioral Sciences / Sociology

Janet Shim Social and Behavioral Sciences / Sociology
(1) Sorting and Stratifying in Housing: The Intersectional Impacts of Race, Gender, and Health on Housing Insecurity (Full- no new appr needed)

Social Welfare

Jill Berrick, Professor Social Welfare
(1) Child support payments for child welfare-involved families (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Foster youth and graduate education - YEDI-affiliated project (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) College support programs for former foster youth: Impacts, experiences, and needs (Full- no new appr needed)
Laurent Reyes Social Welfare
(1) Barriers and Strategies in Accessing Social Services Among Latinx Older Adults in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties (Current Term Now Closed)
Valerie Shapiro Social Welfare
(1) Educators Responding to Disaster: Documenting California's Efforts to Promote Well-Being in Schools After the Emergence of a Novel Coronavirus (entry-level) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Helping Educators Use Research Evidence to Promote Student Wellbeing - Project Assistants & Quantitative Analysts (YEDI-affiliated) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Helping Educators Use Research Evidence to Promote Student Wellbeing - Qualitative Interns (YEDI-affiliated) (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Understanding the Development and Implementation a Systematic School-Based Mental Health and Wellness Initiative - Qualitative Interns (YEDI-affiliated) (Current Term Now Closed)

Sociology

Jacqueline Adams, Professor Sociology
(1) Jewish Refugees' Flight from the Holocaust through France and Spain: Produce a page of a virtual exhibition on weebly.com and learn how to find, collect and analyze data in archives. (Current Term Now Closed)
Cybelle Fox, Professor Sociology
(1) Boundaries and Intersectional Meanings of Race, Ethnicity, Gender, and Sexuality among Asian and White American Spouses (Current Term Now Closed)
Heather Haveman, Professor Sociology
(1) Tech Has a Gender Problem (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)
Mara Loveman, Professor Sociology
(1) Large-Scale Infrastructure Projects, Land Policy, and Settler Colonialism in American State Formation: The Erie Canal, the Transcontinental Railroads, and the Hoover Dam (Current Term Now Closed)

Space Sciences Laboratory

Andreas Zoglauer, Staff Researcher Space Sciences Laboratory
(2) The COSI gamma-ray telescope: Improving the data-analysis pipeline with machine learning (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Building the GAPS Antarctic Balloon Payload to Probe Dark Matter Using Galactic Particle Signatures (Current Term Now Closed)
Christopher Chaston, Research Physicist Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) ‘Turbulent field topology and particle scattering in the Solar Corona’ (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) ‘Relativistic electron scattering in electromagnetic turbulence’ (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) 'Energy Transport, Conversion and Dissipation in Earth's Magnetotail' (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) 'Flow tracing through the auroral acceleration region' (Current Term Now Closed)
Thomas Immel, Research Physicist Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) Analysis of NASA ICON data from Earth orbit (Current Term Now Closed)
Tony Mercer, Aerospace Engineer Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) Solar Probe SWEAP and MAVEN PF spacecraft instrument operations and analysis (Current Term Now Closed)
Raul Monsalve Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) Techniques in Radio Cosmology Instrumentation (Full- no new appr needed)
Mitsuo Oka, Associate Research Physicist Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) High-Energy Particles at Shocks in Space (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Data Visualization and Selection for NASA’s MMS Mission (Full- no new appr needed)
Oswald Siegmund, Research Physicist Space Sciences Laboratory
(1)  Photon Counting Detector Technology (Current Term Now Closed)

Spanish and Portuguese

Candace Slater, Professor Spanish and Portuguese
(2) Journeys to Juazeiro: Shifting Legacies of a Brazilian Pilgrimage in the Time of the Coronavirus (Current Term Now Closed)

Statistics

Iain Carmichael, Professor Statistics
(1) Large scale machine learning projects for medical imaging in Pathology (Current Term Now Closed)
Philip Stark, Professor Statistics
(1) Contribute to an open-source Python library for permutation tests (Full- no new appr needed)

Theater, Dance and Performance Studies

Lisa Wymore, Professor Theater, Dance and Performance Studies
(1) A Year on Angel Island: Immigration Futures and Histories (Seeking digital support for archiving and promoting the project) (Current Term Now Closed)

Townsend Center

Stephen Best, Professor Townsend Center
(1) Undergraduate Humanities Writer (Current Term Now Closed)

UC San Francisco

Reza Abbasi-Asl, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Stability driven interpretation and compression of neural networks (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Modeling and analysis of neural activity in visual cortex through the lens of machine learning (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Unsupervised pattern recognition in biomedical image data (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Multi-modal large-scale patient data analysis via interpretable statistical and machine learning tools (Current Term Now Closed)
James Bayrer UC San Francisco
(1) Controlling Intestinal Regeneration and Differentiation (Current Term Now Closed)
Jeff Belkora, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) The Patient Support Corps at UCSF (Current Term Now Closed)
Andy Chang, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Molecular mechanisms of oxygen sensing (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Screening and validation of small molecules to target an ectopic olfactory receptor treat multiple diseases (Current Term Now Closed)
John Chorba, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Chemical Biology to Modulate PCSK9 and Treat Atherosclerosis (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) CSDE1 as a Post-Transcriptional Regulator of the LDL Receptor (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Sequence Specific Stalling of Protein Translation via Small Molecules (Full- no new appr needed)
Jan Christoph, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Deep Learning Methods applied to High-Resolution Imaging in Cardiology (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Development of Computer Vision Techniques for use with a Multi-Camera Panoramic Fluorescence Imaging System for Imaging of Heart Rhythm Disorders (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Studying Tissue Dynamics during Heart Rhythm Disorders using Computer Simulations of Cardiac Electrophysiology and Soft-Tissue Mechanics (Current Term Now Closed)
Aaron Fields, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Machine learning for advanced MRI analysis (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Non-invasive assessment of cartilage in the spine: relating tissue biochemistry and microstructure with quantitative MRI (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Cartilage End Plate Permeability and Biomechanics (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Multiscale/multimodal imaging of human cartilage endplate (Full- no new appr needed)
Lea Grinberg, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Bioinformatics for Alzheimer's Diseases (data science, machine learning, and statistical analysis) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Unveiling the histological and molecular basis of sleep disturbances in neurodegenerative diseases (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Optimizing and automating a cell counting image-processing pipeline for histological comparisons in Alzheimer’s Disease (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Diagnosing and monitoring prodromal Alzheimer’s Disease using novel locus ceruleus-based imaging volumetry (Full- no new appr needed)
Safa Herfat, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Diagnosing Muscle Ischemia in the Setting of Acute Compartment Syndrome (ACS) Using Computer Vision (Current Term Now Closed)
Julian Hong, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Informatics for personalized cancer therapy (data science, machine learning, natural language processing, imaging analytics) (Open)
Guo Huang, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Molecular control of organ regeneration in zebrafish and mice (students from under-representative backgrounds are particularly encouraged to apply) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Extreme physiology between identical twins (students with identical twin brother/sister are particularly encouraged to apply) (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)
Nathan Lo, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Computational modeling of infectious diseases to inform public health policy (Current Term Now Closed)
Dengke Ma, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) How cells of extreme hibernator Arctic ground squirrels survive stress (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) How C. elegans can suspend life under freezing (Current Term Now Closed)
William Martinez, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) An efficacy and effectiveness trial of a school-based prevention program for newcomer immigrant youth - YEDI-Affiliated Project (Current Term Now Closed)
Praveen Mummaneni, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) UCSF Neuro-spine department clinical research assistant (Current Term Now Closed)
Youngho Seo, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Molecular imaging of cancer metabolism and data analysis (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Internship in Molecular Imaging Research (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Development of new radiation detector concept for imaging of alpha radiotherapy (Full- no new appr needed)
Jae Ho Sohn, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Big Data in Radiology Research (imaging biomarker discovery, natural language processing, value/workflow efficiency in cardio-thoracic imaging) (Current Term Now Closed)
Lee Tan, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) UCSF Neuro-Spine Clinical Research Assistant (Current Term Now Closed)

UGIS

Zehlia Babaci-Wilhite, Lecturer UGIS
(1) Natural Language Processing Model on how Multilingual Acquisition in early age improves classroom results beneficial for Inclusion and Equity (Open)
(2) Building A Strong Multilingual Idiomatic Repertoire Using Natural Language Processing Models (Open)

University and Jepson Herbaria

Klara Scharnagl University and Jepson Herbaria
(1) Exploring the Lichen Symbiosis (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Investigating the lichen symbiosis via stable isotopes and confocal microscopy (Current Term Now Closed)