The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Kerrissey and Kitts Awarded 2021 Research Support Grants

Jasmine Kerrissey | UMass Sociology

Professors Jasmine Kerrissey and James Kitts have been named recipients of 2021 Research Support Grants for the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.  Kerrissey was awarded the grant for her project, "Race and Gender Pay Gaps in the Public Sector," and Kitts received the grant for his project, "Effects of the Social and Physical Environment on Adolescent Health Behavior During the Pandemic.  Both demonstrated exceptional research and high-quality proposals that had been disrupted by pandemic-related interruptions.  Read the full announcement on the SBS website.