The University of Massachusetts Amherst

SBS Research Grant Recipients

In order to support the development and growth of the diverse and excellent faculty research in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, the Dean’s Research Council offers the following grants each year: Research Support Grants and Conference and Visitor Grants. Below are the grant recipients since Fall 2013.

Research Support Grants

RecipientDepartmentSemester/Year

Angelica Bernal

Political Science

Spring 2019

Jasmine Kerrissey

Sociology

Spring 2019

Sherry Gao

Resource Economics

Fall 2018

Carey Clouse

Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning

Fall 2018

Kathryne Young

Sociology

Fall 2018

Nathan Chan

Resource Economics

Fall 2018

Kevin Young

Political Science

Spring 2018

Lauren McCarthy

Political Science

Spring 2018

Charli Carpenter

Political Science

Spring 2018

Sanjiv Gupta

Sociology

Spring 2018

Ventura Perez

Anthropology

Spring 2018

Jamie Rowen

Political Science

Fall 2017

Darrel Ramsey-Musolf

Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning

Fall 2017

Timothy Pachirat

Political Science

Fall 2017

Henry Renski

Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning

Spring 2017

Janice Irvine

Sociology

Spring 2017

Joshua Braun

Journalism

Spring 2017

Amy Schalet

Sociology

Spring 2017

Elizabeth Brabec

Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning

Fall 2016

Robert Ryan & Krista Harper

Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning & Anthropology

Fall 2016

Ray La Raja

Political Science

Fall 2016

Anne Ciecko

Communication

Spring 2016

Leda Cooks

Communication

Spring 2016

Elizabeth Krause

Anthropology

Spring 2016

Jason Kamilar

Anthropology

Spring 2016

Sylvia Brandt

Resource Economics

Fall 2015

Angela de Oliveira & Dania Francis

Resource Economics & Economics

Fall 2015

Natalie Lavoie

Resource Economics

Fall 2015

Marta Murray-Close & Joya Misra

Economics & Sociology

Fall 2015

Whitney Battle-Baptiste

Anthropology

Fall 2015

Melissa Wooten

Sociology

Spring 2015

James Kitts

Sociology

Spring 2015

Emily Wang

Resource Economics

Spring 2015

Elizabeth Sharrow

Political Science

Spring 2015

Amel Ahmed

Political Science

Spring 2015

Sanjiv Gupta

Sociology

Fall 2014

Brenda Bushouse

Political Science

Fall 2014

Charles Schweik

Public Policy

Fall 2014

Sanjiv Gupta

Sociology

Spring 2014

Frank Sleegers

Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning

Spring 2014

Tatishe Nteta

Political Science

Spring 2014

Dianne Pfundstein

Political Science

Spring 2014

Emily West

Communication

Fall 2013

Deepankar Basu

Economics

Fall 2013

Regine Spector

Political Science

Fall 2013

Mwangi wa Gĩthĩnji

Economics

Fall 2013

John Spraggon

Resource Economics

Fall 2013

 

Conference and Visitor Grants

RecipientDepartmentSemester/Year

Clare Hammonds

Sociology

Spring 2019

Jason Kamilar

Anthropology

Spring 2019

Kimberlee Pérez

Communication

Spring 2019

Vamsi Vakulabharanam

Economics

Spring 2019

Jennifer Sandler

Anthropology

Fall 2018

Sherry Gao

Resource Economics

Fall 2018

Seyram Avle

Communication

Fall 2018

Paul Collins

Political Science

Fall 2018

Charles Schweik

Public Policy

Spring 2018

Anne Ciecko

Communication

Spring 2018

Deepankar Basu

Economics

Spring 2018

Adam Dahl

Political Science

Spring 2018

Ellen Pader

Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning

Spring 2018

Jonathan Ong

Communication

Fall 2017

Martin Norden

Communication

Fall 2017

Thomas Leatherman

Anthropology

Fall 2017

Dania Francis

Economics

Fall 2017

Mwangi wa Gĩthĩnji

Economics

Spring 2017

Elizabeth Brabec

Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning

Fall 2016

Brenda Bushouse

Political Science

Spring 2016

Emily West

Communication

Spring 2016

Roberto Alejandro

Political Science

Spring 2016

Millicent Thayer

Sociology

Spring 2016

Felicity Aulino

Anthropology

Spring 2016

Mark Pachucki

Sociology

Fall 2015

Anna Branch

Sociology

Fall 2015

John Spraggon

Resource Economics

Fall 2015

Sonia Alvarez

Political Science

Fall 2015

Anne Ciecko

Communication

Fall 2015

Frank Sleegers

Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning

Spring 2015

Mwangi wa Gĩthĩnji

Economics

Spring 2015

Matthew Hill

Anthropology

Spring 2015

Ventura Perez

Anthropology

Fall 2014

Lisa Saunders

Economics

Fall 2014

Dania Francis

Economics

Fall 2014

Anne Ciecko

Communication

Fall 2014

Naomi Gerstel

Sociology

Fall 2014

Elizabeth Brabec

Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning

Fall 2014

Matthew Hill

Anthropology

Spring 2014

Deepankar Basu

Economics

Spring 2014

Gerald Epstein

Economics

Spring 2014

Jennifer Lundquist

Sociology

Fall 2013

Jonathan Rosa

Anthropology

Fall 2013

Arslan Razmi

Economics

Fall 2013