2014-2015 Global Partnership Award Recipients

stock photo of world mapLaunched in fall 2013, the Global Partnership Awards are provided to help UNC faculty, staff and students sustain and develop partnerships with international institutions, with preference given to proposals that include designated UNC strategic or emerging partners.

A total of $20,000 is available each fiscal year for awards between $500 and $3,000. For the 2014-2015 award cycle, an average award of $1,500 was given.

For more information about application requirements and instructions, please visit the Global Partnership Award web page.

 

 


2014-2015 Global Partnership Award Recipients:

  • Barbara Anderson, Associate Director, and Michael Lambert, Director, African Studies Center, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institutions: Malawi Ministries of Education and Health, University of Malawi (Malawi)
  • Claudio Battaglini, Associate Professor, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: Centro Universitário de Brasília (Brazil)
  • Diane Berry, Associate Professor, School of Nursing
    Partner Institution: Universidad Autónoma de Tamaulipas (Mexico)
  • Jacqueline Burgette, Graduate Student, Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health; and Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry
    Partner Institution: Universidad San Francisco de Quito (Ecuador)
  • Noel Bynum, International Student and Scholar Advisor, International Student and Scholar Services
    Partner Institution: National University of Singapore (Singapore)
  • Yuri Fedoriw, Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, School of Medicine
    Partner Institution: Kamuzu Central Hospital (Malawi)
  • Juliane Hammer, Associate Professor and Kenan Rifai Scholar of Islamic Studies, Department of Religious Studies, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: Universität Bremen (Germany)
  • Eric Hodges, Associate Professor, School of Nursing
    Partner Institution: Jönköping University (Sweden)
  • Lauren Lu, Associate Professor, Kenan-Flagler Business School
    Partner Institution: Tsinghua University (China)
  • Leslie McAbee, Graduate Student, Department of English and Comparative Literature, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: King’s College London (United Kingdom)
  • Avery Paxton: Graduate Student, Department of Biology, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: Albanian Center for Marine Research (Albania)
  • Luiz Pimenta, Clinical Professor, Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry
    Partner Institutions: Qingdao Stomatological Hospital and Beijing University (China)
  • Barry Saunders: Associate Professor, Department of Social Medicine, School of Medicine
    Partner Institution: King’s College London (United Kingdom)