2017-18 Regional Faculty Group Grant Recipients

Congratulations to our 2017-18 Regional Faculty Group Grant Recipients

Stimulating interactions and building stronger regional conversations among UC Davis faculty working in the same region of the world, the Global Affairs Grants for Regional Faculty Groups engage faculty from a wide range of disciplines, who share knowledge and interests in advancing regional collaborations here at UC Davis and abroad.

Latin America and the Caribbean 

A Post-Crisis Puerto Rico? Sovereignty, Justice, Migration, and Environment in a Modern-Day U.S. Colony 

Lisa Materson, History, College of Letters and Science
Javier Arbona, American Studies/Design, College of Letters and Science
José Juan Pérez Meléndez, History, College of Letters and Science 

An interdisciplinary research framework for a sustainable aquaculture: the case of infectious diseases, control strategies and environmental impacts in farmed fish 

James Sanchirico, Environmental Science and Policy, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Pablo Valdes-Donoso, Agricultural Issues Center, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences 


Middle East and North Africa

Transforming Refugee Mental Health: Improving Legal Assessment of Credibility through Science

Raquel Aldana, Law, School of Law
Patrick Marius Koga, Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine