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The following list of Doctoral students has been chosen from a select group of talented students who competed for the Academic Year 2016-2017 scholarship.
Carly ClaymanProposal Entitled:“Ethanol and Caffeine Pre-Exposure Effects on Ethanol Reward-Seeking Behaviors”Anila Maria D’MelloProposal Entitled:“Cerebellar Contributions to Language in Autism: A Combined tDCS-fMRI Study”Lauren DuvalProposal Entitled:“Landscapes of Allegiance: Space, Gender, and Military Occupation in the American Revolution”Elizabeth GegliaProposal Entitled:“Disrupting Democracy? An Ethnography of Governance, Territoriality, and Dispossession in Honduras’ Emerging ‘Model Cities’”Rebecca GibsonProposal Entitled:“’To Mold the Wax of the Bodice”: An Examination of Changes in Skeletal Morphology Due to Corseting”Jeanne HannaProposal Entitled:“Voting Right: Explaining Support for the UK Independence Party”Laura HerronProposal Entitled:“Does Daily Self-Compassion Increase Emotion Regulation Efficacy and Improve Mental Health?”Rasheda Rawnak KhanProposal Entitled:“Domination, Bargaining, or Control Over Their Lives: Exploring the Relationships Between Urban Poor and Authorities in Slums in Dhaka, Bangladesh”Becca PeixottoProposal Entitled:“Exploration and Archaeological Survey in the Great Dismal Swamp”
Kate Elliott BynumProposal Entitled:“(Kaba Ma Kyei Bu): Linking Emotion, Collective Memory and Movement Organizations Among Burma’s 1988 Generation Student Activists, 1988-2015”Jiajie HeProposal Entitled:“Self-Determination and Post-Imperial Nation Building: Why India, China and Burma Diverge?”Abby LindsayProposal Entitled:“Science in Multi-Stakeholder Water Governance: Social Learning, Power, and Practice”
Kara Alessandra AndradeProposal Entitled:“Plaza Pubica: Guatemala’s ‘Lab’ for the Diffusion of News Innovations”Olga KhrustalevaProposal Entitled:“The Effects of Cuba-US Relations Normalization on Internet Expansion and Civil Society Empowerment in Cuba”Katerina MatsaProposal Entitled:“The Changing Greek Media System During the Financial Crisis: Media Bias & Contention in News Coverage”
Samantha GuthrieProposal Entitled:“He Said, They Did: Using Executive Rhetoric to Examine Interbranch Relationships”Kenneth LeonProposal Entitled:“A Sociological Analysis of Corruption, White Collar Crime, and Occupational Deviance in the Nightlife Economy”Laura Stevens LeonProposal Entitled:“Adoption and Implementation of Carbon-Pricing Policies: National and Subnational Schemes”Belen LowreyProposal Entitled:“What is Respect? Citizen Ratings of Police Traffic Stop Communication”Luciano MeloProposal Entitled:“Democratic Enclaves in Non-Democratic Countries: Subnational Regime Survival in Russia and Venezuela”Marcela TorresProposal Entitled:“The Inevitable Link Between Prior Consultation and Resource Extraction in Latin America”
CONGRATULATIONS!For more information about the Doctoral Student Research Scholarship Program go to http://www.american.edu/provost/grad/internal-funding.cfm or contact Anita Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org.