2016-2017 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 was available each fiscal year for awards between $500 and $3,000. For the 2016-2017 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.

 

 


2016-2017 Global Partnership Award Recipients:

  • Hazael Andrew, Assistant Director of First Year Experience, Carolina Housing, Student Affairs
    Partner Institution: University of the West Indies at St. Augustine (Trinidad)
  • Cemil Aydin, Associate Professor, Department of History, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: University of Tokyo (Japan)
  • Silvana Barros, Associate Professor, Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry
    Partner Institution: Qingdao Stomatological Hospital (China)
  • Marc Callahan, Assistant Professor, Department of Music, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: King’s College London (United Kingdom)
  • Gregory Copenhaver, Professor, Department of Biology, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: Fudan University (China)
  • Amanda Corbett, Clinical Associate Professor and Associate Director of Global Engagement, Eshelman School of Pharmacy
    Partner Institutions: Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Fudan University, Beijing Royal Integrative Medicine Hospital (China)
  • Benjamin Foster, Graduate Student, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Gillings School of Global Public Health
    Partner Institutions: Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen and University of Stüttgart (Germany)
  • Joseph Megel, Senior Lecturer and Artist in Residence, Department of Communication, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: King’s College London (United Kingdom)
  • Ross Simpson, Professor, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine
    Partner Institution: University of Auckland (New Zealand)
  • Shai Tamari, Associate Director, Carolina Center for the Study of the Middle East and Muslim Civilizations, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen (Germany)
  • Adam Versenyi, Professor and Chair, Department of Dramatic Art, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: King’s College London (United Kingdom)