2017-2018 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.

For the 2017-2018 award cycle, a total of $15,000 was available with an average award given of $1,300.

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

 

 


 

2017-2018 Global Partnership Award Recipients:

  • Maia Dedrick, Graduate Student, Curriculum in Archaeology, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: Autonomous University of Yucatán and the University of Oriente (Mexico)
  • Tori Ekstrand, Assistant Professor, School of Media and Journalism
    Partner Institution: Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen (Germany)
  • Dorey Glenn, Clinical Instructor, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, School of Medicine
    Partner Institution: Royal Institute of Health Sciences and Jigme Dorje Wangchuck National Referral Hospital (Bhutan)
  • Lauren Goodman, Graduate Student, Curriculum for the Environment and Ecology, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: University San Francisco de Quito (Ecuador)
  • Erica Johnson, Teaching Associate Professor, Curriculum in Global Studies, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: King’s College London (United Kingdom)
  • Alan Jones, Professor, Department of Biology, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: University San Francisco de Quito (Ecuador)
  • Priscilla Layne, Assistant Professor, Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen (Germany)
  • Alexandra Lightfoot, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Behavior, Gillings School of Global Public Health
    Partner Institution: Tribhuvan University (Nepal)
  • Kristin Papoi, Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Education
    Partner Institution: University San Francisco de Quito (Ecuador)
  • Bryan Reatini, Graduate Student, Department of Biology, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: University San Francisco de Quito (Ecuador)
  • Jack Richman, Professor and Associate Dean for Global Engagement, School of Social Work
    Partner Instiution: Australian Catholic University (Australia)
  • Diego Riveros-Iregui, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: University San Francisco de Quito (Ecuador)
  • Erika Wise, Associate Professor, Department of Geography, College of Arts and Sciences
    Partner Institution: King’s College London (United Kingdom)