All current projects: 330 Faculty/Mentors

Agricultural and Resource Economics

Meredith Fowlie, Professor Agricultural and Resource Economics
(1) How Should Air Pollution Co-Benefits be Counted? An Empirical Study Leveraging Declines in Power Plant Emissions and Advances in Data Analytics (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Renewables and Competition in Retail Electricity Markets (web scraping, programming) (Full- no new appr needed)
Jeremy Magruder, Professor Agricultural and Resource Economics
(1) Mechanisation for the rest of us: evidence from Uganda (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) BRAIN GAIN POLICIES AND SCIENTIFIC PRODUCTIVITY (Current Term Now Closed)

Anthropology

Meg Conkey, Professor Anthropology

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(1) 150 Years of Women in Athletics at Cal (Current Term Now Closed)
Mariane C Ferme, Professor Anthropology
(1) The Waste Lab (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Land Grabs and Legal Empowerment in Africa (Current Term Now Closed)
Junko Habu, Professor Anthropology
(1) Lifeways of Prehistoric Hunter-Gathers in Japan (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Examination of Small Scale Food Production and Distribution Strategies (Full- no new appr needed)
Christine Hastorf, Professor Anthropology
(1) Past Imperial Foodways: working with plant distributions at the early imperial city of Huari in the central Andes (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Visualizing the past: The 3D visual display of archaeological material from Formative settlements in the Lake Titicaca Basin (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Andean Archaeological Obsidian sourcing (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Central American Plant Use in the Past: Archaeobotanical Analysis of Resilient Foodways (Full- no new appr needed)
Rosemary Joyce, Professor Anthropology
(1) Indigenous Curation and Local Collecting: Histories of Museum Collections from Central America, AD 1700-1945 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Colonial history of Central America: Building indexes for Honduran documents in the AGCA and AGI in the time of COVID19 (Current Term Now Closed)
Lisa Maher, Professor Anthropology
(1) Reconstructing Human Activities in the Paleolithic: Case studies from Prehistoric Sites in Jordan (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Learning to Flintknapp: Experimental Archaeology in Action! (Current Term Now Closed)
Karen Nakamura, Professor Anthropology
(1) UC Berkeley Disability Lab Projects (Current Term Now Closed)
Jun Sunseri, Professor Anthropology
(1) Berkeley-Abiquiú Collaborative Archaeology (BACA) project (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) “Bear Bones” Zooarchaeology Research Lab Collections and Website Management (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) The Allensworth State Historic Park and Buffalo Soldiers Study (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Title: Queretaro Anthropological History Database Project (Current Term Now Closed)
Laurie Wilkie, Professor Anthropology
(1) Historical Archaeology Archival Research (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Spatiality of Health: Using Historic Documents to Map TB Institutions (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Race and Ethnicity in the American West (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Historical Archaeology Artifact Cataloguing (Full- no new appr needed)

Architecture

Dana Buntrock Architecture
(1) Book project (Collaborative Construction: The Aspiring Architects’ Guide) (Current Term Now Closed)
Lindsay Graham, Research Specialist Architecture
(1) Expression of personality in couples' homes (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Psychology of space (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Workspace design: window view and occupant experience (Current Term Now Closed)

Art History

Diliana Angelova, Professor Art History
(1) Authority, Ritual, and the Social Imaginary: Roman Historical Reliefs (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Byzantine Ivories Imagebank--a digital catalogue (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Ignored No More: Women and Scholars from Underrepresented Minorities on Wikipedia (Current Term Now Closed)
Darcy Gimaldo Grigsby, Professor Art History

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(1) For Want of Color. Handpainted photography (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Producing a book: Creole Portraits. Picturing France's Foreign Relations during the 19th-century (Current Term Now Closed)
Imogen Hart, Professor Art History
(1) Victorian house museums (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) British Art and the Global (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Evolution and socialism in Victorian art (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Modern British Craft (Current Term Now Closed)
Todd Olson, Professor Art History
(1) Producing an Art History Book: Jusepe Ribera in 17th-century Naples (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Transatlantic Stowaways: prints, woodcut initials and marginal borders in books of the Spanish Empire (1492-1700) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Book project: Survivals among the Visual Cultures of the Early Modern Trans-Atlantic World (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Stone Birds. Bernard Palissy’s petrified aviary, ceramics and early modern science (Full- no new appr needed)

Art Practice

Asma Kazmi Art Practice
(1) Virtual Artist in Residence at the Institute for South Asia Studies (Current Term Now Closed)

Astronomy

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

Beatrice Bain Research Group

Robin Clark, Visiting Scholar Beatrice Bain Research Group
(1) A Critical History of Artist Residency Programs (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Anomaly Detection using Deep Learning for Fundamental Physics Discovery (Current Term Now Closed)

Berkeley Judicial Institute

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

Bioengineering

Steven Brenner, Professor Bioengineering
(1) A unified analysis strategy for RNA-seq based differential gene expression and alternative slicing analysis (computational biology). (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Coevolution of nonsense-mediated mRNA decay and alternative splicing (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Automatic identification of protein domains (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Critical Assessment of Genome Interpretation (CAGI) (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Yartsev Bioengineering
(1) Vocal production of Egyptian fruit-bats (Current Term Now Closed)

Business in Society Institute

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

Business, Haas School

Cameron Anderson, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Teamwork Study (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Social Psychology and Business Lab (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Social Psychology and Online Environments (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Interviews, Background, and Nonverbal Displays of Status (Full- no new appr needed)
Sara Beckman, Senior Lecturer Business, Haas School
(1) Teaming with Diversity for Innovative Output (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) 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) Measuring market power in the cryptocurrency industry (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Is Facebook Really Free? (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Dynastic Home Equity (Current Term Now Closed)
Matilde Bombardini Business, Haas School
(1) Corporate Philanthropy and Political Influence: Consequences for Policy and Regulation (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, 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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Jennifer Chatman, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Leadership, Organizational Culture, and Diversity in Work Groups and Organizations (Full- no new appr needed)
Clayton Critcher, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) The Psychology of Forecasting, Politics, Consumer Behavior, and Morality (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: Soft vs. Hard Skills: Two Long Term RCTs of Youth Skills Training in Uganda (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Project2: Financial Inclusion and Cash Transfer Programs (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Project3: How to improve the supply and demand for private healthcare among the poor in Sub-Saharan Africa: the African Health Market for Equity (AHME) initiative (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Project4: Impact evaluation of SMS appointment reminders for chronic disease patients in Chile (Full- no new appr needed)
Andreea Gorbatai, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Data Science Project on the Makers (Current Term Now Closed)
David Harris, Lecturer Business, Haas School
(1) Global Lives Project: Empathy-building Social Media, Video Editing, Web Development, Translation, Advancement, Book Manuscript Development (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Funding Ecosystems for Nonprofit Innovation (Current Term Now Closed)
Heather Haveman, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Tech Has a Gender Problem (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) I Regret To Inform You That Your Private Information Has Been Compromised (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Computational Analysis of Charter School Websites: Universal Web-Crawling and Statistical Analysis (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Applying Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning to Study Cannabis Industry Dynamics (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Large-scale online social science experiments using social media (Current Term Now Closed)
Drew Jacoby-Senghor, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Unconscious Bias within Social Networks (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Moral Decisions-Making (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Gender and Diversity (Current Term Now Closed)
Zsolt Katona, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Real or Fake: Managing User Authenticity in Ad Auctions (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Using AI for Marketing Research (Current Term Now Closed)
Laura Kray, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Gender in the Workplace (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Accuracy Lab) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The World of Bias in Decision Making (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)
Leif Nelson, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) The Psychology of Pay-What-You-Want Pricing and Human Interaction (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Behavioral Lab Research (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Judgment and Decision Making (Full- no new appr needed)
Juliana Schroeder, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Experimental Social Science Laboratory (Xlab) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Communicating and Connecting with Others (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Dehumanization (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Overclaiming Credit for Group Tasks (Full- no new appr needed)
Nick Tsivanidis, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) Measuring slums from space (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Using Cellphone Metadata to Measure Migration and Assimilation of Refugees in Jordan (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Informal Transit Networks: Evidence from Africa’s Largest Megacity (Current Term Now Closed)
Guo Xu, Professor Business, Haas School
(1) The Long Shadow of Colonialism: Decolonization and post-independence state capacity (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Costs of Employment Segregation: Evidence from the US Federal Government (Current Term Now Closed)

Center for Computational Biology

Priya Moorjani, Professor Center for Computational Biology
(1) Leveraging present-day and ancient genomes to learn about natural selection and human adaptation (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Evolution of mutation rate across primates (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Study of ancient DNA to learn about human history and evolution (Current Term Now Closed)

Center for Effective Global Action

Fernando Hoces de la Guardia, Project Scientist Center for Effective Global Action
(1) Implementing Open Policy Analysis (Current Term Now Closed)

Center for Law, Energy & the Environment

Ken Alex, Director Center for Law, Energy & the Environment
(1) Climate Break Radio Program and Podcast - Climate solutions, Barriers to Implementation, and Further Action (Current Term Now Closed)

Center for Law, Energy and the Environment

H. Jordan Diamond, Director Center for Law, Energy and the Environment
(1) The Future for Offshore Energy in California (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Artificial Intelligence: Maximizing the Environmental and Energy Benefits (Current Term Now Closed)

Center for Studies in Higher Education

Anne MacLachlan Center for Studies in Higher Education
(1) Women in Doctoral Programs at UCB from 1898 to the Present. (Current Term Now Closed)

Center on the Politics of Development

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

Chicanx Latinx Academic Student Development Office

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

150 Years of Women at Berkeley (more info)

(1) The 150yrs of Womxn at Cal: Writing in Chicana Latina Herstories and Leadership (Current Term Now Closed)

CITRIS

Jill Finlayson CITRIS
(1) Research to Support Equitable Participation of Women and other Under-represented Identities in Tech (Current Term Now Closed)

City & Regional Planning

Elizabeth Deakin, Professor Emerita City & Regional Planning

150 Years of Women at Berkeley (more info)

(1) Women in Planning: Catherine Bauer Wurster (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Women Planners at UC Berkeley (Full- no new appr needed)

City and Regional Planning

Daniel Chatman, Professor City and Regional Planning
(1) The Role of Disability in Travel and Modern Transportation Policymaking (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Using Urban Data Analytics to Assess the Effects of Transit Investments in Regional Accessibility (Full- no new appr needed)

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) Wastewater monitoring for SARS-CoV-2 in the San Francisco Bay Area (Current Term Now Closed)

Classics

Donald J. Mastronarde, Professor Classics
(1) Editing the Scholia to Euripides (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Gaspar Stiblinus's edition of Euripides (1562) (Current Term Now Closed)
Kim Shelton, Professor Classics
(1) Nemea Center for Classical Archaeology, Database and Archive (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Petsas House: archaeological excavation and research in Mycenae, Greece (Current Term Now Closed)

Cognitive Science

Michael Ranney, Professor Cognitive Science
(1) Reasoning About Global Warming, Climate Change, (and Evolution,) and Numbers (Full- no new appr needed)

Comparative Literature

Sophie Volpp, Professor Comparative Literature
(1) Preservation of Rare Books in Republican China/Objects of Western Import in Eighteenth Century China (Current Term Now Closed)

Data Sciences, Division of

Anthony Suen, Data Science Fellow Data Sciences, Division of
(1) Data Science Discovery Program (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Data Science Education Program Student Teams Opportunities (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Data Science Peer Advising Opportunities (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Division of Data Science and Information Internal Operations Opportunities (Full- no new appr needed)

Doreen B. Townsend Center for the Humanities

Timothy Hampton, Professor Doreen B. Townsend Center for the Humanities
(1) Undergraduate Humanities Writer (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Poetry and Music: Leonard Cohen (Current Term Now Closed)

Earth and Planetary Science

Michael Manga, Professor Earth and Planetary Science
(1) Clustering of particles in geophysical flows (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Modeling lava flows (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Heat flow beneath Mono Lake and implication for future volcanic eruptions (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) The effects of earthquakes on sediment properties (Full- no new appr needed)

Economics

Clair Brown, Professor Economics
(1) Creating a Modern, Sustainable, Caring Economy (one new opening, plus 5 to 6 returning students) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Alternative Welfare Indicator Development (2 students) (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 the Impact of Policies in Development Economics (Current Term Now Closed)
Ulrike Malmendier, Professor Economics
(1) Research in Behavioral Economics and Behavioral Finance (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) (Ancient) Law and its Role for Financial and Economic Development (Or: Business Corporations in the Roman Republic) (Current Term Now Closed)

Education

Dor Abrahamson, Professor Education
(1) Geometris: Making Space for Geometry Learning (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Signs of Mathematics – Fostering the emergence of conceptual gestures among deaf students (SignEd|Math) (Current Term Now Closed)
Patricia Baquedano-Lopez, Professor Education
(1) Education and Immigration of Indigenous Students : Yucatan and San Francisco (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Transnational Processes and Practices of Return Migration: Maya Families from Yucatan across Borders and Generations (Full- no new appr needed)
Tolani Britton, Professor Education
(1) Does Demographic Matching for High School College Counselors and Students Impact College Access and Success? (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Writing Data Stories (Current Term Now Closed)
Erin Murphy-Graham, Professor Education
(1) Addressing Child Marriage Through Holistic Education (Current Term Now Closed)
Michael Ranney, Professor Education
(1) Reasoning About Global Warming, Climate Change, (and Evolution,) and Numbers (Full- no new appr needed)
Michelle Wilkerson, Professor Education
(1) Python Developer for an Anticolonial Educational Video Game (Current Term Now Closed)
Chunyan Yang Education
(1) Adolescents’ Well-Being and Adjustment During and Following the COVID-19 Outbreak (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Resilience to Teacher-directed Violence (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 Navigation, Selection, Pointing, and Clicking in a Mouse-free Environment 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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Sheila Humphreys Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Women Student Leadership: History of Women Student Organizations on the Berkeley Campus from 1870 (Current Term Now Closed)
Randy Katz, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) CellMate: A Responsive and Accurate Vision-based Appliance Identification System (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Social Games for Sustainability in Transportation (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) High-performance Serverless Computing (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) RISEing emission (Full- no new appr needed)
Galateia Kazakia, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Bone structure and composition: a microCT and microFTIR study (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Investigating bone structure in clinical cohorts: biomedical image processing (Full- no new appr needed)
Priya Moorjani, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Leveraging present-day and ancient genomes to learn about natural selection and human adaptation (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Evolution of mutation rate across primates (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Study of ancient DNA to learn about human history and evolution (Current Term Now Closed)
Sayeef Salahuddin, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Spin Transfer torque Devices as an emerging non volatile memory technology (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Negative Capacitance for Ultra Low Power MOSFETs (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Algorithms and Hardware for Next Generation AI (Current Term Now Closed)
Carlo Sequin, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Modeling Geometrical Sculptures. (Closed for Spring 2020. -- see Project #3 instead.) (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Assist in the Development of NOME : Add new geometry modules. (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Computer Modeling of Free-form Shapes (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Combined Probabilistic and Greedy Search in the Context of Modular Assemblies. (In wrap-up mode. Closed for new applicants.) (Full- no new appr needed)
Dawn Song, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) Open-Source secure hardware enclaves on RISC-V (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) New techniques and applications in deep-learning and machine learning for security (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Artificial Intelligence for Data Science (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Blockchain and smart contracts (Current Term Now Closed)
Laura Waller, Professor Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
(1) computational imaging and microscopy (Current Term Now Closed)

Energy and Resources

Duncan Callaway, Professor Energy and Resources
(1) Modular microgrid hardware development (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Wildfire and power grid risk modeling (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(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) (Current Term Now Closed)

English

Catherine Gallagher, Professor English

150 Years of Women at Berkeley (more info)

(1) Berkeley Women Writers (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) History of Women in the Berkeley English Department (Current Term Now Closed)
Bryan Wagner, Professor English
(1) Online Descriptive Catalog for Historical Records in Pointe Coupee, Louisiana (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Translating Slave Testimonies from French and Spanish (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Data Processing for Louisiana Slave Conspiracies Digital Mapping Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Researching African American Newspapers from the Civil War and Reconstruction (Current Term Now Closed)

Environmental Science, Policy and Management

Rodrigo Almeida, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Xylella fastidiosa-Insect Vector Interactions (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Determinants of Xylella fastidiosa host specificity (Full- no new appr needed)
Benjamin Blonder, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Niches and n-dimensional hypervolumes: moving toward inference (Full- no new appr needed)
(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) Machine learning to segment transportation networks (Full- no new appr needed)
Carl Boettiger, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Data science approaches to ecological forecasting and decision making (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Data Science Software Development with Applications to Ecology and Environmental Science (Full- no new appr needed)
Tim Bowles, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Understanding on-farm soil health (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Urban agroecology to build soil health and address food insecurity (Current Term Now Closed)
Justin Brashares, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Ecological Outcomes of Cannabis Legalization (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Wildlife Responses to California Wildfires (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Wildlife in wine country: how do predator-prey interactions change in an increasingly fenced world? (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Multidisciplinary Mapping: Human-carnivore conflict and carnivore movement in Rift Valley, Kenya (Full- no new appr needed)
Kathryn De Master, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Does the “food movement” include farmers and ranchers? (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Surveying California Farmers on Food Safety and Environmental Conservation Practices (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Berkeley Cultural Cookbooks Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Conservation Crisis and Climate Change in a Northern California Agricultural Community (Current Term Now Closed)
Gordon Frankie, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Creating Native Bee Habitat in California Orchards (Current Term Now Closed)
Rosemary Gillespie, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Dimensions In Biodiversity: Morphological and Molecular Genetic and Ecological Approaches to Community Assembly in Hawaiian Spiders and Insects (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Chemical Recognition Cues in an Adaptive Radiation of Hawaiian Spiders (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Inferring diet preference in fanged frogs of Sulawesi using molecular gut content analysis (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Genomics of repeated evolution in Hawaiian spiders (Full- no new appr needed)
Seth Holmes, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Alternative Approaches to Global Health Partnerships: Understanding Social Medicine and Anti-Racist Frameworks (Full- no new appr needed)
Alastair Iles, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Addressing Structural Inequality in U.S. Agricultural Higher Education: An Assessment of Pedagogical Practices and Food Systems Coursework at Land-grant Institutions (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Web Mapping Access to Farmland for Beginning Farmers in the California Central Coast: Front and back-end development. (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Studying the Conservative Response to Environmentalism from the 1940s to the 1970s (Full- no new appr needed)
Patina Mendez, Lecturer Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Species distribution modeling with Caddisflies (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Freshwater aquatic insects of Strawberry Creek (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Museum Studies of Trichoptera (Caddisflies) (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Aquatic Insects of Intermittent Streams (Current Term Now Closed)
Matthew Potts, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Natural Pathways for Carbon Removal in Forest Ecosystems (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Climate Impacts of the Global Refugee Crisis (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Using bioindicators to assess mercury contamination and transfer from small-scale gold mining in the Peruvian Amazon (Full- no new appr needed)
George Roderick, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Insect and spider ecology or evolution (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Insect and spider invasions: US and China (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Arthropods and the fate of root carbon in the rhizophere (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Arthropod biodiversity of islands of French Polynesia and Hawaii (Current Term Now Closed)
Erica Rosenblum, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Sex, parasites, and lizards (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Landscape genetics of Panamanian amphibian species (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Lizard exclusion and trophic cascades in a desert dune community (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Conservation genomics of an endangered California amphibian (Full- no new appr needed)
Albert Ruhi Vidal, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Effects of climate change on Sierra Nevada stream food webs (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Experiment on stream invertebrate dispersal in Pinnacles National Park (Current Term Now Closed)
Jennifer Sowerwine, Cooperative Extension Specialist Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(1) Marketing Support and Technical Assistance for Small-Scale Farmers in the San Joaquin Valley (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Karuk Agroecosystem Resilience Initiative: Botanical focused research and herbarium specimen mounting (Full- no new appr needed)
Ian Wang, Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
(2) Global analysis of seasonal asynchrony and its relation to species diversification in the tropics (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Biodiversity of spiny lizards (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Phenotypic evolution in anoles & salamanders (Current Term Now Closed)

Essig Museum of Entomology

Peter Oboyski, Sr. Museum Scientist Essig Museum of Entomology
(1) Save our Bees - online research (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 (Current Term Now Closed)

Ethnic Studies

Keiko Yamanaka, Lecturer Ethnic Studies
(1) Unskilled Immigration Policy and Immigrants’ Response in Japan and Korea (Full- no new appr needed)
(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 (Full- no new appr needed)

Gender and Women's Studies

Paola Bacchetta, Professor Gender and Women's Studies
(1) Transnational Decolonial QTPOC Convergence (Current Term Now Closed)
Natasha Distiller Gender and Women's Studies
(1) Complicities: a model for subjectivity in the psychological humanities (Current Term Now Closed)
Leslie Salzinger, Professor Gender and Women's Studies
(1) Essential Work and Reproductive Labor: Gender, race, class dynamics of the category (Current Term Now Closed)
Sarah Thornton Gender and Women's Studies
(1) Uplifting Sagas: The Top Half of the Women’s Movement (The Global Culture of Breasts) (Current Term Now Closed)

Geography

John Chiang, Professor Geography
(1) Dynamical controls of extreme rainfall in the East Asian Meiyu season (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Understanding causes of Atlantic Intertropical Convergence Zone variability using regional energy budgets (Full- no new appr needed)
Gillian Hart, Professor Geography
(1) Resurgent Nationalisms and Populist Politics: South Africa, India, and the United States in a Global Frame (Current Term Now Closed)
Laurel Larsen, Professor Geography
(1) Modeling the coevolution of vegetation and landforms on floodplains (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Influence of coastal marshes on sedimentation, 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 Deep Learning (Current Term Now Closed)
Robert Rhew, Professor Geography
(1) Soils and atmospheric chemistry (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Air quality measurements using laser based instrument (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Mapping air toxics (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Climate change in the eastern Sierra (Current Term Now Closed)

German

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

Globalization and Information Technology,Berkeley Center for (IGS)

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

Hearst Museum of Anthropology

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

Human Rights Center

HRC Lab, Director Human Rights Center
(1) Human Rights Investigations Lab (Current Term Now Closed)

France-Berkeley Fund

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

Information, School of

David Bamman, Professor Information, School of
(1) Reading and annotating novels (in English, Spanish, Russian, German or Japanese) for NLP (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Building subjective knowledge bases (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Developing BookNLP for English, Spanish, Russian, Japanese, and German (Current Term Now Closed)
Joshua Blumenstock, Professor Information, School of
(1) Using fair machine learning to measure the welfare impacts of mobile banking in Africa (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Using large-scale data to measure the social and economic effects of COVID-19 in Afghanistan (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Using Data Science to Improve COVID-19 Response in Developing Countries: Data Visualization (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Using Data Science to Improve COVID-19 Response in Developing Countries: Data Engineering and Analytics (Current Term Now Closed)
Zachary Pardos, Professor Information, School of
(1) Supporting undergraduate decision making with big data and adaptive technologies (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Expanding a free content library for an open-source adaptive tutoring system (Current Term Now Closed)

Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

David Harding, Professor Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) Policy Briefs on Criminal Justice, Education, and Employment (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Toward a Refuge of Difference: Assessing the Opportunities and Challenges of Radically Inclusive Community Organizations (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Sociology Undergraduate Research Teams (Current Term Now Closed)
Keiko Yamanaka, Lecturer Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
(1) Unskilled Immigration Policy and Immigrants’ Response in Japan and Korea (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Building the Data Base of Life History Book Project (Current Term Now Closed)

Institute for the Study of Societal Issues

Jacqueline Adams, Project Scientist Institute for the Study of Societal Issues
(1) Fleeing from Genocide: Jewish Refugees' Flight from Nazi Persecution and the Holocaust. (Current Term Now Closed)
Deborah Lustig Institute for the Study of Societal Issues
(1) Racism, Classism, and Sexism in the Military: The Life of Brigadier General Robert Travis in Social Context (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)

Integrative Biology

Rauri Bowie, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Adaptation and evolution of hummingbirds and sunbirds (Full- no new appr needed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
George A. Brooks, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Aging Research, Project 1: Center for Research and Education on Aging (CREA) Research Projects (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Exercise Metabolism, Project 2: Stable Isotopes in the Study of Metabolism (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Exercise Metabolism, Project 3: Regulation of Muscle Cell Membrane Lactate Transporter Protein Expression (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Project 4: Metabolic Adaptions following Traumatic Brain Injury (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)
Robert Dudley, Professor Integrative Biology
(2) Hummingbird Dietary Preference for Fermented Nectar (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) How do arboreal lizards glide? (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Hummingbird Flight Performance in the Tropics (Full- no new appr needed)
Seth Finnegan, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Using the recent fossil record to reconstruct human impacts on marine ecosystems (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Environmental and Ecological Change in Coastal Marine California from the Pleistocene to today (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Effects of the Uplift of the Isthmus of Panama on the Ecology, Evolution, and Extinction of Mollusks (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)
Leslea Hlusko, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Adaptive radiations in turtle skulls (Current Term Now Closed)
Mimi Koehl, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Biomechanics of how organisms interact with their physical environments: How turbulent water flow and waves in the ocean affect marine organisms, how protozoan predators and prey swim and interact, and more... (Full- no new appr needed)
Britt Koskella, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The costs and benefits of using phage cocktails to treat a bacterial plant pathogen (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Experimental evolution of biofilm formation and its impacts on pathogen virulence and bacteria-phage interactions within a plant host (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Tracking bacteria-phage dynamics in a natural tree disease system (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) The role of inter-host transmission in structuring the evolution of phyllosphere communities (Full- no new appr needed)
Cynthia Looy, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Reconstruction of Cretaceous terrestrial and freshwater arthropod community (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Patterns of herbivory and functional ecology of a Cretaceous tropical forest (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Trends in plant diversity and ecology in the Carboniferous tropics (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Using fossils to better understand periods of global warming in Earth’s past (Current Term Now Closed)
Brent Mishler, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) A taxonomic revision of a diverse clade Syntrichia from South America (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Spatial phylogenetic diversity in the Mojave National Preserve (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Uncovering the genetic sex of clonal Syntrichia desert mosses (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Presentation of Scientific Findings (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Nachman, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The genetic basis of speciation in house mice (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Skeletal variation in tropical and temperate house mice (Full- no new appr needed)
Rasmus Nielsen, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Frogs and fungus on the top of the world! (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) Distribution and toxicity of cyanobacteria in rivers of the California North Coast (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Phenology of Stream Food Webs for Juvenile Salmonids in Northern California (Current Term Now Closed)
Carl Rothfels, Professor Integrative Biology
(3) Text analysis -- Extract Flora (Full- no new appr needed)
Michael Shapira, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) The contribution of environmentally-acquired microbes to host fitness (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Characterization of host genes shaping gut microbiota structure and function (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Age-dependent changes in gut microbiota composition and their significance for host aging (Full- no new appr needed)
Ellen Simms, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Global biogeography of Rhizobium bacteria (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Have invasive rhizobia escaped their bacteriophage enemies? And how prevalent are prophages in rhizobia? (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Do rhizobia adapt to herbicide exposure? (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Plant-Microbiome Co-Occurrence (Current Term Now Closed)
Jose Pablo Vazquez-Medina, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Role of lung peroxiredoxin 6 in ferroptosis (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Stable expression of exogenous genes in cells isolated from seals (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Developing ex vivo tissue culture systems for marine megafauna (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Impact of acute and chronic glucocorticoid exposure on cellular oxidative stress (Full- no new appr needed)
Noah Whiteman, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Horizontal transfer of toxin-encoding genes in Cecidomyiidae midges (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Olfactory evolution in herbivorous insects (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Development of the CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing technique in a Drosophila that attacks plants (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) The role of gut bacteria in the evolution of herbivory (Full- no new appr needed)
Caroline Williams, Professor Integrative Biology
(1) Why do lady beetles aggregate in winter? (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Life history trade-offs in the field and the laboratory (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Functional characterization of proteins underlying cold-tolerance in tardigrades (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY OPPORTUNITY: De novo protein modeling & evolutionary analysis of gene families underlying tardigrade stress-tolerance (Full- no new appr needed)

ISSI

Robin Marsh, Senior Researcher ISSI
(1) Models of sustainable farming and adaptive responses to a global pandemic in different geographical contexts: California, Norway and China (Current Term Now Closed)

Journalism

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

Jurisprudence and Social Policy

Calvin Morrill, Professor Jurisprudence and Social Policy
(1) Politics of Personhood: A Multi-Method Examination of Perinatal Protective Policies (Full- no new appr needed)

Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning

Matt Kondolf, Professor Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning
(1) The evolution of degraded and restored stream channels in meadows of the Sierra Nevada Range, CA (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Remote sensing of riparian meadow plant phenology and groundwater availability across hydrogeomorphic process zones (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Living Creek Corridors for Contra Costa County: Interactive, Online Mapping of “Fifty-Year Plan” Opportunities in Walnut Creek (Current Term Now Closed)

Latin American Studies, Center for

Harley Shaiken, Professor Latin American Studies, Center for
(1) USMCA (U.S., Mexico, Canada Agreement): The New NAFTA and What Happens Now (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo and the Detroit Industry Murals (Current Term Now Closed)

Latinx Research Center

Angela Marino, Professor Latinx Research Center
(1) Journal Podcast Research, URAP Project Assistant (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Critical Perspectives on Democracy in the American Hemisphere: A Study on Political Formation, Performance, and Popular Culture through interdisciplinary research focusing on Latinx Americas. (Current Term Now Closed)

Law

Kathryn Abrams, Professor Law
(1) The Mobilization of Undocumented Immigrants in Phoenix, Arizona (Check back for status)
Abhay Aneja Law
(1) Impact of Political Power on Economic Outcomes (Current Term Now Closed)
Eric Biber, Professor Law
(1) Getting it Right: Examining the Local Land Use Entitlement Process in California to Inform Policy and Process (Current Term Now Closed)
Anne Bloom, Executive Director Law
(1) Civil Justice Research Initiative Research Apprentice (Current Term Now Closed)
Lauren Edelman, Professor Law
(2) Gender Equity in the Legal Profession: COVID and Work from Home Policies (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Gender Equity in the Legal Profession: A Statistical Analysis of Advancement Prospects by Gender (Current Term Now Closed)
Michael Kiparsky, Associate Director Law
(1) Innovation, science, and policy in water resources (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Impacts and adaptation to climate change in California water resources (Current Term Now Closed)
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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Victoria Plaut, Professor Law
(1) Mitigating the Double Bind in Computer Science: A Sociocultural Narrative Intervention (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Examining Reactions to University Inclusion Policies and Their Social and Legal Contexts (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Equity and Diversity Language in Job Advertisements (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Within Organizations (Multiple projects) (Full- no new appr needed)

Legal Studies

James Rule, Lecturer Legal Studies
(1) Research and graphics for book Taking Privacy Seriously (Current Term Now Closed)
Jonathan Simon, Professor Legal Studies
(1) The Murder of Charles Jason Toll - Legal Nonfiction Writing & Research Apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)

Linguistics

Ronelle Alexander, Professor Linguistics
(1) Bulgarian Dialectology as Living Tradition (Current Term Now Closed)
Lev Michael, Professor Linguistics
(1) Arawakan Comparative Linguistics: Phylogenetics and Reconstruction (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Phonetics of Iquito Tone and Prosody (Current Term Now Closed)
Terry Regier, Professor Linguistics
(1) Automatic recognition of semantic framing: from lexical semantics to recognition of political and social framing (Current Term Now Closed)
Eve Sweetser, Professor Linguistics
(1) Co-speech gestures accompanying use of conditionals and modals (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Integrated metaphor description project - metaphors for cancer and cancer treatment. (Current Term Now Closed)

Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life

Francesco Spagnolo, Curator Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
(1) The Jewish World and the #DigitalHumanities | The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (Remote Apprenticeship Fall 2020) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Invisible in Plain Sight: Islamic Art in Jewish Museum Collections | The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life (Remote Apprenticeship Fall 2020) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) A Diaspora of Postcards: Documenting the Postcard Collection of The Magnes (Remote Apprenticeship Fall 2020) (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Vanished no more: Giant of photography Roman Vishniac at The Magnes (Remote Apprenticeship Fall 2020) (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 & Privacy in VR Systems, (3) Human-Centered Design and Cybersecurity (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Laika and Belka: Quadruped Robots with Actuated Tensegrity Spines (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 underwater drones (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Developing a noise-map for the city of Berkeley (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Near-Isothermal Compressed Air Energy Storage System (Full- no new appr needed)
Simo Makiharju, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Air-water flows (Current Term Now Closed)
Grace O'Connell, Professor Mechanical Engineering
(1) Biomechanics Research (Current Term Now Closed)

Molecular and Cell Biology

Richard Harland, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Tadpole from head to tail: Establishment of the AP axis and formation of the nervous system, in Xenopus (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Biological Sciences - Breakthroughs Research Assistant (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) A screen for genes that control shape change in the embryo (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Determining the possible functions of sleep in the jellyfish Cassiopea (Current Term Now Closed)
John Kuriyan, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Bcr-Abl kinase domain mutations, drug resistance, and the road to understanding kinase activity (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Computational Studies of the Ras-Raf-MEK-ERK pathway (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Study of the effect of mutations on K-Ras stability (Full- no new appr needed)
Craig Miller, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Genetic analysis of head skeletal evolution (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Developmental biology of tooth regeneration (Current Term Now Closed)
Steven Brenner, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) A unified analysis strategy for RNA-seq based differential gene expression and alternative slicing analysis (computational biology). (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Coevolution of nonsense-mediated mRNA decay and alternative splicing (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Automatic identification of protein domains (Current Term Now Closed)
(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)
Kristin Scott, Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Tracing of Drosophila Gustatory Receptor Neurons in a Whole Brain Electron Microscopy Dataset (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Identification of neurons involved in feeding (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Tracing Drosophila Hunger and Thirst Neurons in a Whole Brain Electron Microscopy Dataset (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Tracing Drosophila taste processing neurons (Current Term Now Closed)
Denis Titov, Assistant Adjunct Professor Molecular and Cell Biology
(1) Development and application of genetically encoded tools for manipulation of metabolism in live cells (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Investigation of the mechanism of lifespan extension by calorie restriction using nematode C. elegans (Full- no new appr needed)

Museum of Paleontology

Diane Erwin, Senior Museum Scientist Museum of Paleontology
(1) Digitizing the fossil fern collections in the UC Museum of Paleontology. (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Digitizing and preserving the UC Museum of Paleontology Fossil Amber collection. (Full- no new appr needed)

Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

Rauri Bowie, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Adaptation and evolution of hummingbirds and sunbirds (Full- no new appr needed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Carla Cicero, Staff Curator Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) Advanced Preparation Techniques at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Full- no new appr needed)
(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 (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Evolution of the Trowbridge shrew (Full- no new appr needed)
Michelle Koo, Staff Curator Museum of Vertebrate Zoology

150 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/ Outreach apprenticeship (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Archival Apprentice at the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (Current Term Now Closed)
Michael Nachman, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) The genetic basis of speciation in house mice (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Skeletal variation in tropical and temperate 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 (Full- no new appr needed)
David Wake, Professor Museum of Vertebrate Zoology
(1) AmphibiaWeb: Cataloging amphibian species, traits, and taxonomy for conservation biology (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) Neutron Imaging for Nuclear Security Applications (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) GENESIS: Germanium Energy Neutron Energy Spectrometer for Inelastic Scattering (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Data Analytics for Wireless Sensor Networks (Current Term Now Closed)

Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology

Sona Kang, Professor Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology
(1) The role of Dnmt3a in skeletal muscle insulin sensitivity and exercise performance (Full- no new appr needed)
Susana Matias, Cooperative Extension Specialist Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology
(1) Hospital practices and breastfeeding outcomes (Current Term Now Closed)

Optometry

Lu Chen, Professor Optometry
(1) Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Blood and Lymphatic Vessel Formation (Full- no new appr needed)
Susana Chung, Professor Optometry
(1) Mechanism underlying visual processing in people with visual impairment (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Plasticity of the visual system following vision loss (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Face and Object Recognition: Normal and Low Vision (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Feature detection and enhancement in peripheral vision (Current Term Now Closed)
Suzanne Fleiszig, Professor Optometry
(1) Inhibition of programmed cell death by Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Studying the mechanisms of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection in the cornea (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Analysis of corneal nerves and immune responses during contact lens wear (Full- no new appr needed)
Xiaohua Gong, Professor Optometry
(1) Molecular genetics and cellular biology of eye development and disease (Current Term Now Closed)
Karsten Gronert, Professor Optometry
(1) Role of protective lipid mediators in privileged inflammatory/reparative response of the eye. (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Mass Spectrometry-based lipidomic analysis (Current Term Now Closed)
Dennis Levi, Professor Optometry
(1) Mechanisms of normal and amblyopic spatial vision (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Programmer needed for visual depth perception and attentional resources project (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Programmer needed for pose-estimation project using DeepLabCut (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Recovery of 3D-depth perception for patients with degraded vision (amblyopia) (Full- no new appr needed)
Kenneth Polse Optometry
(1) Health Care 2020: Trump vs. Biden: What do their platforms promise? (Current Term Now Closed)
William Taylor, Professor Optometry
(1) Mechanisms of Neural Dysfunction During Progression of Inherited Retinal Degeneration (Full- no new appr needed)
Christine Wildsoet, Professor Optometry
(1) Why eyes become myopic or short-sighted? Understanding changes in the periphery of the eye during normal and abnormal (e.g., myopic) eye growth. (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. (Full- no new appr needed)

Oral History Center of UC Berkeley

David Dunham, Project Manager Oral History Center of UC Berkeley
(1) Oral History Center Primary Source Metadata Project (Current Term Now Closed)

Physics

Heather Gray, Professor Physics
(1) A new method to probe the coupling of the Higgs boson to charm quarks (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Developing new computing algorithms to find charged particles. (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Charm production measurements (Current Term Now Closed)
Adrian Lee, Professor Physics
(1) Research in Cosmology Instrumentation (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Research in Cosmic Microwave Background at LBNL (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Instrumentation Development for next generation Cosmic Microwave Background experiment at LBNL (Current Term Now Closed)
Kam-Biu Luk, Professor Physics
(1) Neutrino Physics (Current Term Now Closed)
Holger Müller Physics
(1) Trapped atom interferometry in an optical cavity (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Atomic gravity gradiometer for airborne gravity surveys (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Precision measurement with atom interferometry (Current Term Now Closed)
Saul Perlmutter, Professor Physics
(1) Pipeline Scientist for Imaging-Polarimetry Survey of Type Ia Supernovae (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Finding (with Deep Neural Nets) and Modeling Strong Gravitational Lenses (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Locating Historical Supernovae (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Public Editor: The Citizen Science Solution to Media Misinformation. DemoWatch Government Archives (Current Term Now Closed)
Matt Pyle, Professor Physics
(1) Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education and Outreach Program Coordination (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Development of a Control System for Testing Cryogenic Dark Matter Search Detectors (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Development of a Data Acquisition Software for Testing Cryogenic Dark Matter Search Detectors (Full- no new appr needed)
Marjorie Shapiro, Professor Physics
(1) Research on Precision Silicon Position Sensors for the LHC and Data Analysis and Simulation Studies for Present and Future Collider Experiments (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Imaging Lost Voices: High Resolution Optical Scanning of Historical Sound Recordings (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Restoration of Early Native American Sound Recordings (Current Term Now Closed)
Haichen Wang, 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) Experimental and numerical analysis of detector structures for the ATLAS Experiment (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Creating a picture of the Higgs Boson (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Graph Neural Network based Top Quark Reconstruction (Current Term Now Closed)
Martin White, Professor Physics
(1) Data Visualization and Quality Assurance for the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (Full- no new appr needed)

Physiology

Isha Jain, Professor Physiology
(1) Computational Biology of Oxygen (Full- no new appr needed)

Plant and Microbial Biology

Barbara Baker, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) MicroRNA Regulation of Plant Innate Immunity (Current Term Now Closed)
Benjamin Blackman, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Functional Genetics of Sunflower and Monkeyflower (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Genetics of Adaptation 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 (Full- no new appr needed)
Steven Brenner, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) A unified analysis strategy for RNA-seq based differential gene expression and alternative slicing analysis (computational biology). (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Coevolution of nonsense-mediated mRNA decay and alternative splicing (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Automatic identification of protein domains (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Exploring the function of a novel plant nuclear membrane protein (Current Term Now Closed)
Sarah Hake, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Developmental Processes In Plants (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) CRISPR transgenics in a model grass species (Full- no new appr needed)
Ksenia Krasileva, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Characterising the impact of individual pathogen proteins on duckweed (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Natural diversity of plant immune receptors (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Bioinformatics project on the adaptation of fungal plant pathogens to plant defenses (Current Term Now Closed)
Peggy G. Lemaux, Cooperative Extension Specialist Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Using Editing and Engineering to Understand Interactions between Drought Tolerance and Fungal Symbiosis (Full- no new appr needed)
Jennifer Lewis, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Plant innate immunity in response to bacterial pathogens (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Programming/engineering tools to understand plant-pathogen interactions (Current Term Now Closed)
Renee Sung, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology

150 Years of Women at Berkeley (more info)

(1) History of Asian American women on the UC Berkeley campus (Current Term Now Closed)
Mary Wildermuth, Professor Plant and Microbial Biology
(1) Salicylic acid biosynthesis and regulation in Arabidopsis (Full- no new appr needed)
(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) Mapping Global Cryptocurrency Regulation (Current Term Now Closed)
Christopher Ansell, Professor Political Science
(1) The Post-Socialist European City: Archives in Translation (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Oversight in the European Union (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Quantitative Text Analysis and the European Union (Current Term Now Closed)
Ryan Brutger, Professor Political Science
(1) Promises, Proposals, and Public Support in International Negotiations (Current Term Now Closed)
Pradeep Chhibber, Professor Political Science
(1) Studying the Rise of Right in India (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)
David Collier, Professor Political Science
(1) Critical Junctures and Historical Legacies (Current Term Now Closed)
Thad Dunning, Professor Political Science
(1) The Laments of Getting Things Done: The Case of Female Politicians and Bureaucrats in India (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Energy Planning and the Developmental State in Southeast Asia (Current Term Now Closed)
Ron Hassner, Professor Political Science
(1) The Rise and Fall of the State Department: Foreign Policy Expertise and Crisis Response (Current Term Now Closed)
Marika Landau-Wells, Professor Political Science
(1) Threat Perception and Hostile Ideologies in American Foreign Policy: Text-as-Data Analyses (Current Term Now Closed)
Gabriel Lenz, Professor Political Science
(1) Origins of High Rates of Police Homicides and Civilian Homicides in US Cities (Current Term Now Closed)
Aila Matanock, Professor Political Science
(1) Post-Conflict Contexts (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Inviting Intervention (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Program on Security Institutions and Violent Instability (Constitutional Legal Frameworks) (Current Term Now Closed)
Michaela Mattes, Professor Political Science
(1) Program on Security Institutions and Violent Instability (Military) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Peace Deals as Counterinsurgency: Explaining Variation in Military Power- Sharing (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Apologies in International Politics (Current Term Now Closed)
Cecilia Mo, Professor Political Science
(1) Vulnerability to Forced Labor and Human Trafficking (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The Politics of History in Bangladeshi History Textbooks (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Gendered Networks in the 116th Congress (Current Term Now Closed)
Kenneth Polse Political Science
(1) Health Care 2020: Trump vs. Biden: What do their platforms promise? (Current Term Now Closed)
Steven Vogel, Professor Political Science
(1) Global Order Framework Project and Market Governance in the United States and Japan. (Current Term Now Closed)

Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

William Martinez Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
(1) An efficacy and effectiveness trial of a school-based prevention program for newcomer immigrant youth at risk for traumatic stress. (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) Designing an app to tracking influences on anxiety and depression on daily decision making (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Silvia Bunge, Professor Psychology
(1) The neurocognitive development of reasoning and memory: a simultaneous eyetracking and fMRI investigation. (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Reasoning and memory (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Neurocognitive development of precision and variability in visual working memory (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Schooling effects on executive function and reasoning development in children (Full- no new appr needed)
Joseph Campos, Professor Psychology
(1) Motor Activities and Psychological Development (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Infant Responding to Discrete Emotions (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Infant walking and psychological development (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Functional consequences of emotional expressions (Current Term Now Closed)
Dana Carney, Professor Psychology
(1) Politics, Race, and Political Correctness; Socioeconomic Status and World View (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Inequality, 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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Anne Collins, Professor Psychology
(1) Applying deep learning methods to reinforcement learning models (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) EEG studies of inter-subject brain activity (Full- no new appr needed)
Jan Engelmann Psychology
(1) Cooperation and Social Reasoning in Children (Current Term Now Closed)
Alison Gopnik, Professor Psychology
(1) Cognitive Development & Exploration (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Development of Reasoning about Unstable Causal Relationships (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Cognitive Precursors to Scientific Reasoning in Young Children (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Preschoolers' Competence with Functional Metaphors (Current Term Now Closed)
Allison Harvey, Professor Psychology
(1) Depression Treatment Study, Parent-Teen Sleep Improvement Study, Community Implementation Study, and Older Adult Sleep Improvement Study (Current Term Now Closed)
Richard Ivry, Professor Psychology
(1) Sensorimotor coordination in healthy and neurologically impaired humans (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Novel technologies for online studies of cognition in people with degenerative neurological disorders. (Current Term Now Closed)
(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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Learn to conduct fMRI scans (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Behavior and Mental Health (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Individual differences and sexual experiences (Current Term Now Closed)
Don Moore, Professor Psychology
(1) The Many Faces of Overconfidence (Accuracy Lab) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The World of Bias in Decision Making (Current Term Now Closed)
Mahesh Srinivasan, Professor Psychology
(1) Research on Children's Linguistic and Cognitive Development (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Tracing the Meanings of Words in Parent-Child Conversations (Requires Native Fluency in English) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3)  Tracking Parent-Child Conversations During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Computational Modeling of Child Language (Current Term Now Closed)
Frederic Theunissen, Professor Psychology
(1) Automatic Recognition of Animal Calls. (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Perception of Communication Calls in the Zebra Finch (Current Term Now Closed)
David Whitney, Professor Psychology
(1) Behavioral and fMRI experiments of emotion perception with dynamic videos (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Eye movement behavior during autonomous vehicle-human interaction. (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) How do we register the flow of time in natural movies? (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Neural mechanism of perceptual localization: studying the physiological basis of visual stability using neuroimaging techniques (Full- no new appr needed)
Fei Xu, Professor Psychology
(1) Research on Infants' and Children's Cognitive Development (Current Term Now Closed)
Qing Zhou, Professor Psychology
(1) Language, Emotion, and Development Project (Psychology Department, Zhou Culture and Family Study Lab, UC-Berkeley) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Kids and Family Project: A Longitudinal Study on Socio-emotional and Academic Development of Chinese American Children in Immigrant Families (Full- no new appr needed)

Public Health

Colette (Coco) Auerswald, Professor Public Health
(1) The impact of COVID-19 on youth experiencing homelessness: A community-based youth-led survey (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Evaluation of housing as a structural intervention for homeless youth (Current Term Now Closed)
Stefano M. Bertozzi Public Health
(1) Azithromycine pour la Vie des Enfants au Niger: Implémentation et Recherche (AVENIR): Azithromycin Distribution to Reduce Child Mortality in Niger (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Using data science to understand the heterogeneity of SARS-COV-2 transmission and COVID-19 clinical presentation in Mexico (Current Term Now Closed)
Timothy Brown Public Health
(1) Website to provide real-time results for clinicians using the FUTUREPAIN chronic pain prediction instrument (Current Term Now Closed)
Gertrude C. Buehring, Professor Public Health
(1) Investigation of a possible viral etiology of breast cancer (Current Term Now Closed)
Julianna Deardorff, Professor Public Health
(1) Child Marriage and Youth Empowerment: High School Outreach Series for ‘20-’21 Academic Year (Current Term Now Closed)
Binh Diep, Professor Public Health
(1) Novel Immunotherapies for Treatment of Invasive Staphylococcal Infections (Current Term Now Closed)
William Dow Public Health
(1) Caribbean American Dementia and Aging Study (CADAS) (Current Term Now Closed)
Lia Fernald, Professor Public Health
(1) Grandparents, Fathers, and Child Development in Four Developing Countries (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Coding Transcripts in Spanish on Mother, Father, and Grandparent Involvement with Children (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Common Application Software (CAS) India (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Child Development in Bangladesh (Full- no new appr needed)
Brent Fulton, Associate Director Public Health
(1) Using Predictive Modeling to Identify Combinations of Factors Associated with Severe COVID-19 Complications (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Examination of Medicare Accountable Care Organizations and Hospitals in Rural Areas (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Health Insurance Investment Hazard (Current Term Now Closed)
Rohini Haar, Visiting Professor Public Health
(1) Documenting Torture and Abuse among Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Attacks on Health in Colombia: What are the health impacts? (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Ethics in Humanitarian Health Research (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Sudan: Documenting Human Rights Violations (Full- no new appr needed)
Eva Harris, Professor Public Health
(1) Protection from dengue pathogenesis mediated by anti-NS1 antibodies (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) The interplay between dengue virus and the human immune system (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Investigating molecular mechanisms of dengue virus NS1 disruption of the glycocalyx-like layer of human endothelial cells (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Evaluation of in vitro and in vivo efficacy of glycan-based compounds against flavivirus endothelial permeability & vascular leak (Full- no new appr needed)
Susan Ivey, Professor Public Health
(1) Right Care Initiative (Current Term Now Closed)
(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)
Courtney Lyles Public Health
(1) Ethical and Design Considerations in Digital Health Apps (Current Term Now Closed)
Kristine Madsen, Professor Public Health
(1) Targeted approaches to reduce obesity and improve population health: policy, community, and economic driven solutions (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) School Nutrition and Waste in SFUSD (Full- no new appr needed)
Amani Allen, Professor Public Health
(1) How do White and African American Women Experience Racial Discrimination: A Qualitative Inquiry (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) The Use of Race and Socioeconomic Position as Variables in Public Health an Epidemiologic Research: A Systematic Review (Full- no new appr needed)
Emily Ozer, Professor Public Health
(1) Youth Voice and Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) YPAR (Youth Participatory Action Research) Systematic Literature Review (Current Term Now Closed)
Maya Petersen Public Health
(1) Local Epidemic Modeling for Management and Action (LEMMA) (Current Term Now Closed)
Ndola Prata, Professor Public Health
(1) Planning for sexual and reproductive health services for adolescents (Current Term Now Closed)
Justin Remais, Professor Public Health
(1) Environmental, ecological and social dynamics of infectious diseases in a changing environment (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Understanding how agrochemicals influence the transmission of global parasitic diseases (Full- no new appr needed)
James Robinson Public Health
(1) COST-BASED PRICING FOR INNOVATIVE PHARMACEUTICALS (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) TRACKING INVESTMENTS IN COVID-RELATED TESTS, TREATMENTS, AND VACCINES (Current Term Now Closed)
Marieka Schotland, Executive Director Public Health
(1) Innovations for Youth (i4Y): Senior* Youth Equity Scholars (YES) * Only open to undergraduates who have already participated in the YES program in previous academic years (Full- no new appr needed)
George Sensabaugh, Professor Public Health
(1) Phylogenomic analysis of gene for the urinary adhesin factor A (uafA)in Staphylococcus saprophyticus. (Current Term Now Closed)
Claire Snell-Rood, Professor Public Health
(2) Advancing California Community Health Workers: A Mixed Methods Analysis of California Asthma CHW Programs (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Rural Mental Health Services in California: the role of System and Organizational-Level factors (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Expanding the capacity of rural mental health through community health workers and peer providers (Current Term Now Closed)
Karen Sokal-Gutierrez, Professor Public Health
(1) Global Children's Oral Health and Nutrition Project (Full- no new appr needed)
Winston Tseng, Research Scientist Public Health
(1) Project 1: Safe Drinking Water at Cental Union Elementary (Please specify project(s) of interest in your application) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Project 2: Evaluation of Hmong Cultural Center of Butte County Zoobiab Mental Health Program for Older Adults (Please specify project(s) of interest in your application) (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Project 3: Bay Area Pacific Islander Data Equity Project (Please specify project(s) of interest in your application) (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) Project 4: Diabetes Reduction among Diverse Older Adults (African American, Hispanic) in Alameda County (Please specify project(s) of interest in your application) (Current Term Now Closed)

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 (Current Term Now Closed)
Elizabeth Linos, Professor Public Policy
(1) Diversity, Decision-Making and Motivation at Work (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Improving public services for the poor (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) The Impact of Childhood Diet and Exercise Policy on Socio-Economic Health Disparities (Current Term Now Closed)
Meredith Sadin Public Policy
(1) Exploring Innovative Tools for Re-Entry: A Partnership with the Alameda County Probation Department (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 (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Translation and Local History of Guangzhou (Current Term Now Closed)

S/CET

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

Slavic Languages and Literatures

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

Social Welfare

Adrian Aguilera, Professor Social Welfare
(1) Improving diabetes and depression self-management via adaptive mobile messaging (DIAMANTE study) (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Understanding Vulnerable Patients Perspectives on Data Privacy as It Pertains to mHealth Interventions (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) StayWell: A Text Messaging Study to Improve Mood and Help with Social Distancing (Current Term Now Closed)
Jill Berrick, Professor Social Welfare
(1) Berkeley Hope Scholars Research Team (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) College support programs for former foster youth: Impacts, experiences, and needs (Current Term Now Closed)
Anu Gomez, Professor Social Welfare
(1) Birth Control Access in Pharmacies Project (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) 'Am I A Student Or Am I A Worker?' Sexual Violence and Sexual Harassment Policy for Academic Student-Employees (Full- no new appr needed)
Jennifer Skeem, Professor Social Welfare
(1) Correctional intervention for people with mental illness (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Reducing institutional violence (Current Term Now Closed)

Sociology

Jacqueline Adams, Professor Sociology
(1) Fleeing from Genocide: Jewish Refugees' Flight from Nazi Persecution and the Holocaust. (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 (Check back for status)
(2) The Effects of Legal Status on Older Mexican Adults in the U.S. and Mexico (Check back for status)
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) The Erie Canal, the Transcontinental Railroads, and the Hoover Dam: Large-Scale Infrastructure Projects in American State Formation (Current Term Now Closed)
Kristin Luker, Professor Sociology
(1) The History of Contraception and Abortion in the United States (Current Term Now Closed)
Leslie Salzinger, Professor Sociology
(1) Essential Work and Reproductive Labor: Gender, race, class dynamics of the category (Current Term Now Closed)
Ann Swidler, Professor Sociology
(1) Transnational circulation of gender and sexuality norms (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Religious Congregations in Malawi (Full- no new appr needed)
Kim Voss, Professor Sociology
(1) Frontline Workers: What do they think about their jobs? (Current Term Now Closed)

Space Sciences Laboratory

Andreas Zoglauer, Staff Researcher Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) Pioneering new Data-Analysis Techniques for the next generation of gamma-ray space telescope with Machine Learning (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Improving the data-analysis pipeline of the COSI telescope with machine learning (Current Term Now Closed)
Christopher Chaston Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) 'Wave particle interactions in shocked space plasmas' (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) 'Magneto-hydrodynamic waves through in the inner-heliosphere' (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) 'Current and Flow Morphologies 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)
Oswald Siegmund, Research Physicist Space Sciences Laboratory
(1)  Photon Counting Detector Technology (Current Term Now Closed)
John Tomsick, Research Physicist Space Sciences Laboratory
(1) X-ray observations of accreting compact objects (Full- no new appr needed)

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

Haiyan Huang, Professor Statistics
(1) Deep Multi-Task Learning in Heterogenous Biological Condition Data (Current Term Now Closed)

UC San Francisco

Jeff Belkora, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) The Patient Support Corps at UCSF (Current Term Now Closed)
Kevin Bender, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Fitting neuronal models to electrophysiological data. (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Using Deep Neural Networks to identify parameters in neuronal models (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) Accelerating neuronal simulation on using GPUs (Current Term Now Closed)
Andy Chang, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Molecular mechanisms of oxygen sensing (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Identification of endogenous ligands for ectopic olfactory receptors (Current Term Now Closed)
Dean Chou, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) UCSF Neuro-Spine Clinical Remote Research Assistant (Full- no new appr needed)
Aaron Fields, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Cartilage permeability and disc degeneration (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Microdamage repair in bone (Full- no new appr needed)
(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) Validation of neuroimaging using high-resolution histology (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Neuropathological changes underlying clinical heterogeneity in Alzheimer disease (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Polarized light imaging (PLI) of gross histological human brain sections (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Diagnosing and monitoring prodromal Alzheimer’s Disease using novel locus ceruleus-based imaging volumetry (Full- no new appr needed)
Roland Henry, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Deep Learning in Medicine: Monitoring Disability Progression in Multiple Sclerosis Using Fitbit Data (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Monitoring Multiple Sclerosis using Deep Learning (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Building distributed real time MRI processing tools to analyze the pathology of multiple sclerosis from terabytes of MRI data (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) (Current Term Now Closed)
Guo Huang, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Molecular control of organ regeneration in zebrafish and mice (Full- no new appr needed)
Galateia Kazakia, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Bone structure and composition: a microCT and microFTIR study (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Investigating bone structure in clinical cohorts: biomedical image processing (Full- no new appr needed)
Praveen Mummaneni, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) UCSF Neuro-spine department clinical research assistant (Full- no new appr needed)
Youngho Seo, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Big Data in Radiology Research (natural language processing of radiology reports, computer vision in cardio-thoracic imaging, quality improvement data science projects in radiology): fully remote research (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Image processing of medical imaging datasets (Current Term Now Closed)
Lee Tan, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) UCSF Neuro-Spine Clinical Research Assistant (Full- no new appr needed)
Vasanth Vedantham, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Biogenesis of Heart Rhythm (Full- no new appr needed)
Patricia Zheng, Professor UC San Francisco
(1) Leveraging mobile application to track outcomes after injections for back pain (Full- no new appr needed)

University and Jepson Herbaria

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