2015-2016 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 2015-2016 award cycle, an average award of $1,400 was given.

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

 

 


2015-2016 Global Partnership Award Recipients:

  • John Paul Balmonte, Graduate Student, Department of Marine Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: University of Oldenburg (Germany)
  • Phillip Bold, Graduate Student, Department of Philosophy, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: King’s College London (United Kingdom)
  • Ross Boyce, Fellow, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine
    Partner Institution: Mbarara University of Science and Technology (Uganda)
  • Gregory Characklis, Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Gillings School of Global Public Health
    Partner Institution: Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen (Germany)
  • Nora Franceschini, Research Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health
    Partner Institution: University of Sao Paulo (Brazil)
  • Alexandra Hill, Graduate Student, Department of Music, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: King’s College London (United Kingdom)
  • Suzanne Landi, Graduate Student, Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health
    Partner Institution: University of Auckland (New Zealand)
  • Richard Langston, Associate Professor, Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: University of Tübingen (Germany)
  • Benjamin Murphy, Graduate Student, Department of English and Comparative Literature, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: King’s College London (United Kingdom)
  • Justin Myers, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine
    Partner Institutions: University of Nairobi and Kenyatta National Hospital (Kenya)
  • Lindsay Taillie, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health
    Partner Institution: University of Chile (Chile)
  • Gabriel Trop, Assistant Professor, Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institutions: Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen (Germany) and University of Zürich (Switzerland)
  • Jonathan Weiler, Senior Lecturer, Curriculum in Global Studies, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: King’s College London (United Kingdom)
  • Courtney Wood, Lecturer, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Gillings School of Global Public Health
    Partner Institution: Federal University of Bahia (Brazil)