RECEPTION: Honoring faculty who have received grants/fellowships


Join us to celebrate faculty who have been awarded grants & fellowships!

Date: Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Time: 4:00pm
Location: Dumke Faculty Lounge, AGC

At this celebratory event, we honor Occidental faculty who have been awarded grants and fellowships in the past two years. Drinks & appetizers served.

Ann Blythe Geology National Science Foundation grant
Jim Brown Mathematics National Security Agency grant; 2 National Science Foundation grants
Jim Brown, Treena Basu, Eric Sundberg Mathematics National Science Foundation (REU) grant
Jeff Cannon Chemistry National Science Foundation grant
Mijin Cha Urban & Environmental Policy Climate Equity Network Grant; Strategic Concepts - Organizing & Policy Education
Emmanuelle Despagnet-Ayoub Chemistry Jet Propulsion Lab/NASA grant
Brody Fox (Media Arts & Culture), David Kasunic (Music), Kathryn Leonard (Computer Science), Mary Beth Heffernan (Art & Art History), Susan Gratch (Theater), Carola Donnerhak, Courtney Robertson, and Dean Wendy Sternberg,   Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support "Arts and Technology in a Cultural Metropolis" initiative
Thalia Gonzalez Politics Robert Wood Johnson Foundation grant
Amy Holmes-Tagchungdarpa Religious Studies Mapping Religious Diversity in Modern Sichuan Fellow
Darren Larsen Geology National Science Foundation grant
Ainsley LeSure Politics Woodrow Wilson Center Fellowship; Visiting Faculty Fellowship at Brown University
Kathryn Leonard Computer Science National Science Foundation grant
Justin Li (Computer Science), Jeff Cannon (Chemistry), Diana Ngo (Economics), Janet Scheel (Physics), and Amanda Zellmer (Biology)   National Science Foundation Major Research Instrumentation grant
Martha Matsuoka Urban & Environmental Policy The California Endowment grant; Kresge Foundation grant; The JPB Foundation; The Water Foundation grant
John McCormack Biology National Science Foundation grant
Clair Morrissey Philosophy Graves Award
Kelema Lee Moses Art & Art History ACLS/Getty Postdoctoral Fellowship in the History of Art; Visiting Scholar at the University of Hawai'i's East-West Center; Global Architectural History Teaching Collaborative grant
Raul Navarro Chemistry American Chemical Society grant; National Science Foundation Petroleum Research Fund grant
Dan Pondella Biology San Diego Unified Port District grant; Miller Marine Science & Consulting grant; US Navy grant; National Science Foundation grant; The Bay Foundation grant
Marcella Raney (Kinesiology) and Bevin Ashenmiller (Economics)   Project Pericles grant
James Sadd Geology Energy Foundation grant
Bhavna Shamasunder Urban & Environmental Policy California Breast Cancer Research program grant
Lisa Sousa History Getty Center Scholar-in-residence fellowship
Sabrina Stierwalt Physics National Science Foundation grant; Space Telescope Science Institute grant