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Fulton Awarded Sanford Fellowship

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Brad Fulton was awarded a fellowship from the Sanford School's Center for the Study of Philanthropy and Voluntarism. This fellowship provides support for Fulton’s research on social diversity within nonprofit organizations. read more »


Tavares Appointed NIA Pre-Doctoral Trainee

Monday, April 28, 2014

Carlos Tavares was appointed a National Institute of Aging T32 Pre-Doctoral Trainee through the Duke Population Research Institute (DuPRI). The Demography of Aging pre-doctoral program provides rigorous training for scholars pursuing research centered on aging. Tavares’ research will... read more »


Seamster Awarded Sanford Fellowship

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Louise Seamster was awarded a fellowship from the Sanford School'sCenter for the Study of Philanthropy and Voluntarism. This fellowship represents dissertation support for work on altruism, charitable giving and the nonprofit sector. read more »


Son Awarded Ph.D.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

On April 10th, 2014, Inseo Son successfully defended his dissertation: “Yellow in White Suits: Race, Mobility, and Identity of Grown Children of Korean Immigrants” His committee consisted of: Eduardo Bonilla‐Silva (Chair), Bai Gao, Kenneth C. Land, Nan... read more »


Mendelsohn Awarded Ph.D.

Monday, April 7, 2014

On April 4th, 2014, S. Josh Mendelsohn successfully defended his dissertation: "Travel Networks Influence US City Prosperity" His committee consisted of: James Moody, Chair, Kieran Healy, Lisa Keister, Charles Becker, and Peter J. Mucha read more »


Ray Awarded Ph.D.

Monday, April 7, 2014

On April 4th, 2014, Victor Ray successfully defended his dissertation: "Collateral Damage: Race, Gender, and the Post-Combat Transition" His committee consisted of: Eduardo Bonilla-Silva, Co-Chair, Linda Burton, Co-Chair, Linda K. George, William Darity, Carol Stack, and... read more »


Rajan Selected for CPC Fellowship

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Sowmya Rajan has been selected for a postdoctoral fellowship with the CPC starting in fall of 2014.  She will be working with working with Ilene Speizer and others. read more »


Read Wins Grant

Monday, March 31, 2014

Dr. Jen’nan Ghazal Read was awarded 1st place in a research grant competition at the Hamad Medical Corporation during a special ceremony this past Thursday in Doha, Qatar. The project is entitled “Social and Cultural Determinants of Emergency Department Use,” and the $100,000... read more »


Mueller Awarded John Wesley Fellowship

Monday, March 24, 2014

Collin Mueller was awarded a John Wesley Fellowship through A Foundation for Theological Education to support his doctoral studies. The John Wesley Fellows program is designed to promote the renewal of theological education by supporting promising United Methodist scholars who are... read more »


Baker Awarded a Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship for 2014-15

Monday, March 24, 2014

Regina Baker was awarded a Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship for 2014-15. The awards are give to individuals who, in the judgment of the review panels, have demonstrated superior academic achievement, are committed to a career in teaching and research at the college or university level,... read more »


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