Andronis, Mary Antonia

Grant Type: 
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Chicago, U. of
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
April 27, 2006
Project Title: 
Andronis, Mary Antonia, U. of Chicago, Chicago, IL - To aid research on 'Salasaca and Quichua: Language Shift and Ideology in Ecuador,' supervised by Dr. Amy Dahlstrom

MARY ANTONIA ANDRONIS, then a student at University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, received funding in April 2006 to aid research on 'Salasaca and Quichua: Language Shift and Ideology in Ecuador,' supervised by Dr. Amy Dahlstrom Speakers of the Salasaca dialect of Quichua exist in a linguistic context where they are surrounded not only by Spanish speakers, but by speakers of other, more widely spoken Quichua dialects as well. The goal of this research was to elucidate some of the more salient features of the Salasaca Quichua dialect as it is spoken in present-day Ecuador.

Grant Year: 
2006
Award Amount: 
$10,400

Andrushko, Valerie A.

Grant Type: 
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
California, Santa Barbara, U. of
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
May 18, 2005
Project Title: 
Andrushko, Valerie A., U. of California, Santa Barbara, CA -To aid 'The Origins and Impact of the Inca State: A Bioarchaeological Investigation of the Cuzco Valley,' supervised by Dr. Phillip L. Walker

VALERIE A. ANDRUSHKO, while a student at University of California., Berkeley, California, received funding in May 2005 to aid research on 'The Origins and Impact of the Inca State: A Bioarchaeological Investigation of the Cuzco Valley,' supervised by Dr. Phillip L. Walker. This dissertation project investigates the biological impacts of the Inca Empire in the capital region of Cuzco. With funds from the Wenner-Gren Foundation, the final phase of dissertation research-featuring analysis of 78 prehistoric burials-was completed in Cuzco, Peru.

Grant Year: 
2005
Award Amount: 
$21,650

Angelini, Alessandro Massimo

Grant Type: 
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
New York, Graduate Center, City U. of
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
May 7, 2008
Project Title: 
Angelini, Alessandro Massimo, City U. of New York - Graduate Center, New York, NY - To aid research on 'The Production of Urban 'Knowledges': The Favelas of Rio de Janeiro as Sites of Intervention,' supervised by Dr. David William Harvey

ALESSANDRO MASSIMO ANGELINI, then a student at City University of New York Graduate Center, New York, New York, received funding in May 2008 to aid research on 'The Production of Urban 'Knowledges:' The Favelas of Rio de Janeiro as Sites of Intervention,' supervised by Dr. David William Harvey. This dissertation project explores how symbolic and moral worlds are bound up in the built environment of a hillside squatter settlement, or favela, in Rio de Janeiro.

Grant Year: 
2008
Award Amount: 
$21,387

Ansell, Aaron

Grant Type: 
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Chicago, U. of
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
August 25, 2004
Project Title: 
Ansell, Aaron, U. of Chicago, Chicago, IL - To aid research on 'Brazil's Zero Hunger Program: Social Justice in Contemporary Latin America,' supervised by Dr. Manuela Carneiro da Cunha

AARON ANSELL, then a student at University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, was awarded a grant in August 2004 to aid research on 'Brazil's Zero Hunger Program: Social Justice in Contemporary Latin America,' supervised by Dr. Manuela Carneiro da Cunha. Ethnographic fieldwork in Piaui, Brazil focused on the underlying objectives of the national Zero Hunger Program.

Grant Year: 
2004
Award Amount: 
$25,000

An, Linh My

Grant Type: 
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
California, Los Angeles, U. of
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
May 3, 2010
Project Title: 
An, Linh My, U. of California, Los Angeles, CA - To aid research on 'Mental Illness among Chinese Immigrant Families in New York City,' supervised by Dr. Douglas Wood Hollan

LINH MY AN, then a student at the University of California, Los Angeles, California, was awarded a grant in May 2010, too aid research on 'Mental Illness among Chinese Immigrant Families in New York City,' supervised by Dr. Douglas Wood Hollan. This study investigated the responses to mental illness in Chinese immigrant families in New York City.

Grant Year: 
2010
Award Amount: 
$14,968

Anand, Nikhil Surinder

Grant Type: 
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Stanford U.
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
May 10, 2007
Project Title: 
Anand, Nikhil, Stanford U., Stanford, CA - To aid research on 'The Social Life of Water: The Limits of the Commodity and its Neoliberal State,' supervised by Dr. Akhil Gupta

NIKHIL ANAND, then a student at Stanford University, Stanford, California, received funding in May 2007 to aid research on 'The Social Life of Water: The Limits of the Commodity and its Neoliberal State,' supervised by Dr. Akhil Gupta. The research focuses on the political ecology of urban infrastructures, and the social and material relations that they entail.

Grant Year: 
2007
Award Amount: 
$19,500

Andaya, Elise

Grant Type: 
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
New York U.
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
April 1, 2004
Project Title: 
Andaya, Elise, New York U., New York, NY - To aid research on 'Reproducing the Revolution: Maternity and Kinship in Contemporary Cuba,' supervised by Dr. Rayna Rapp

ELISE ANDAYA, while a student at New York University, New York, New York, was awarded a grant in April 2004 to aid research on changes in Cuban gender ideologies and kinship strategies after the collapse of the international communist bloc, supervised by Dr. Rayna Rapp. Andaya examined how socialist values in Cuba are reproduced, contested, and transformed through everyday practices of gender, kinship, and family-making.

Grant Year: 
2004
Award Amount: 
$20,380

Andersen, Barbara Anne

Grant Type: 
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
New York U.
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
May 3, 2010
Project Title: 
Andersen, Barbara Anne, New York U., New York, NY - To aid research on 'Nursing Education and Gendered Dilemmas in the Papua New Guinea Highlands,' supervised by Dr. Rayna Rapp

BARBARA A. ANDERSEN, then a student at New York University, New York, New York, was awarded funding in May 2010 to aid research on 'Nursing Education and Gendered Dilemmas in the Papua New Guinea Highlands,' supervised by Dr. Rayna Rapp. Nurses, the majority of whom are women, are the primary health care providers in Papua New Guinea (PNG). As members of PNG's small 'educated working class,' they share values that have been shaped by missionary, colonial, and developmentalist moralities of caregiving. These include the importance of outreach to the country's rural majority.

Grant Year: 
2010
Award Amount: 
$14,597

Allen, Susan Elizabeth

Grant Type: 
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Boston U.
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
May 16, 2002
Project Title: 
Allen, Susan E., Boston U., Boston, MA - To aid research on 'A Living Landscape: Palaeoethnobotanical Research at the Bronze and Iron Age Site of Sovjan, Albania,' supervised by Dr. Julie M. Hansen
Grant Year: 
2002
Award Amount: 
$15,027

Allison, Jill D.

Grant Type: 
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant
Insitutional Affiliation: 
Memorial U.
Status: 
Completed Grant
Approve Date: 
January 3, 2005
Project Title: 
Allison, Jill D., Memorial U., St. John's, Canada - To aid research on '(In) Fertile Ground: Contradictory Conceptions in Assisted Reproduction in Ireland,' supervised by Dr. Robin G. Whitaker

JILL D. ALLISON, then a student at Memorial University, St. John's, Canada, was awarded a grant in January 2005 to aid research on '(In) Fertile Ground: Contradictory Conceptions in Assisted Reproduction in Ireland,' supervised by Dr. Robin G. Whitaker. This research examined the social challenges and paradoxes that surround infertility and its treatment in relation to rapid and recent social and economic change in the Republic of Ireland.

Grant Year: 
2005
Award Amount: 
$15,700
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