UCLA IAC

Visiting Scholars and Researchers, Fellows, Shirley Hune Awardees, and Grant Awardees
2015-2016

VISITING RESEARCHERS AND VISITING SCHOLARS

Julia Gosart, Ph.D.
IAC Visiting Scholar, American Indian Studies Center

Robb Hernandez, Ph.D.
IAC Visiting Researcher, Chicano Studies Research Center

Isabela Seong Leong Quintana, Ph.D.
IAC Visiting Researcher, Asian American Studies Center

Celia Lacayo, Ph.D.
IAC Postdoctoral Scholar, Institute of American Cultures

GRADUATE/PREDOCTORAL FELLOWS

Troy Keali’i Lau, Education
Project Title: Pacific Islanders in College Football: Bridging the Gap Between Access and Degree Attainment

Erica Leeane Onugha, English
Project Title: Gender Times: The Multiple Temporalities of Manual and Reproductive Labor in Nineteenth-Century African American Autobiographies.

SHIRLEY HUNE AWARDEES

Joseph Brady Collins, Doctoral Candidate in Urban Planning
Project Title:  The Boundaries of Culture: Neighborhood Branding in Multi-Ethnic Los Angeles

Alessandra Williams, Doctoral Student in World Arts and Culture
Project Title:  Choreographing Decolonized Labor:  The Social Movements of Reality and Ananya Dance Theatre in the Americas

RESEARCH GRANT AWARDEES

Faculty

Cesar Ayala, Sociology
Felicia Hodge, Nursing
Grace Kyungwon Hong, Asian American Studies
Sean Metzger, Theater
Robert Romero, Cesar E. Chavez Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies
Renee Tajima, Asian American Studies

Graduate Students

Lisa Berglund, Urban Planning
Sumino Braun, Asian American Studies
Maria Camacho, Education
Araceli Centanino, History
Brady Collins, Urban Planning 
Juan David Delgado, Sociology
Benjamin Doleac, Ethnomusicology
Nina Flores, Urban Planning
Peter Haffner, World Arts and Cultures
Deonte Harris, Ethnomusicology
Jan David Hauck, Anthropology
Temryss Lane, American Indian Studies
Preston McBride, History
Guadalupe Navarro-Garcia, Education
Ivoma Onyeador, Psychology  
Diana Alicia Porras, Education
Victoria Rodriguez, Education
Casandra Salgado, Sociology
Shena Sanchez, Education
Preeti Sharma, Gender Studies
Rafael Solorzano, Cesar E. Chavez Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies
Jacob Thomas, Sociology
Tykeysha Thomas, Nursing
Ariana Valle, Sociology
Alex Warner Rodriguez, Ethnomusicology
Alessandra Williams, World Arts and Cultures/Dance