Small Grants

The Small Grants competition is offered every month to support special, one-time, short-term needs of researchers undertaking projects related to UC MEXUS goals. Listed below by year are the principal investigators, departments, home campuses, and project titles of the recipients. “SCR 43” refers to California Senate Concurrent Resolution 43, which inspired specific support for research and creative activities in the area of Latino Studies.

By Year
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2017

Mark Amengual, Languages and Applied Linguistics, UC Santa Cruz
Bilingual speech in Mexico and California: Bidirectional cross-linguistic influence in the first and second language of early and late bilinguals

Emma L. Aronson, Plant Pathology and Microbiology, UC Riverside
Developing a Carbon Budget for the Yucatán that Includes Methane-Cycling Microorganisms

Gabriela Caballero, Linguistics, UC San Diego
Linguistic description of Ja'a Kumiai

Matthew A. Coleman, Radiation Oncology, UC Davis
Development of nano-tools for increasing bioavailability of curcumin as an alternative strategy for the therapy of chronic myeloid leukemia

Chris J. Conroy, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, UC Berkeley
Biogeography and systematics of voles, Microtus californicus, in Baja California, Mexico

David Dunn, Music, UC Santa Cruz
Algorithmic Music Workshop at Queretaro Cultural Institute

Anabel Ford, ISBER/MesoAmerican Research Center, UC Santa Barbara
Exploring the Flora of the Maya Forest: Ancient and Contemporary

Jack Greenstein, Visual Arts, UC San Diego
"Making Communities: Art and the Border" Panel

Ellie D. Hernández, Chicana and ChicanoStudies, UC Santa Barbara
Joteria in Latinx Popular Culture
SCR-43

Rosemary A. Joyce, Archaeological Research Facility, UC Berkeley
Ritmo: Materializing Temporalities

Nicola Lercari, Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts, UC Merced
Initial Development for Collaborative Opportunities between UC Merced and Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México: Proyecto Regional Palenque

Irene E. Lusztig, Film and Digital Media, UC Santa Cruz
Faculty Exchange: UC Santa Cruz Film and Digital Media and Communication and Digital Arts Dept., Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Guadalajara

Viviane Mahieux, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Irvine
Screening of Patrimonio as part of the Sustainable Film Series

Rocio Rosales, Sociology, UC Irvine
Understanding the Impact of Mass Immigrant Detention and Deportation SCR-43

Mark A. Sistrom, School of Natural Sciences, UC Merced
An expansion of California cone snail venom chemistry and ecological habitat description, with addition to microbial community characterization

Julio Torres, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Irvine
Pedagogical strategies for Spanish heritage speakers: The integration of affective and cultural components

Dana Velasco Murillo, History, UC Los Angeles
War of Fire and Blood in Colonial Mexico Chichimecatlalli, 1546-1616

Hollis Woodard, Entomology, UC Riverside
The BOMBUSS conference : Bridging international collaboration between bumble bee researchers in the U.S. and Mexico

2016

Margarita Currás-Collazo, Cell Biology and Neuroscience, UC Riverside
Optimizing qPCR primers for anorexigenic and orexigenic neuropeptide genes likely associated diet-induced diabetes

Ellen A. Dean, Plant Sciences, UC Davis
Herbarium Study of Lycianthes (Solanaceae)

Wilfred A. Elders, Earth Sciences, UC Riverside
The Potential Contribution of Geothermal Resources to "Clean Energy Across the Border": A comparative study of the situation in Mexico and the U.S.A.

Laura E. Enríquez, Chicano/Latino Studies, UC Irvine
What Good is this Diploma? A Pilot Study Investigating the Career Attainment and Economic Mobility of UC Undocumented Alumni
SCR-43

Janet E. Foley, Center for Vectorborne Diseases, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis
A binational investigation of a Rocky Mountain spotted fever epidemic on the U.S.-Mexico border

Anabel Ford, ISBER/MesoAmerican Research Center, UC Santa Barbara
Relationships between Ancient Maya Settlement and Soil Fertility and Drainage: Developing Collaborative Research on Tropical Sustainability

Sidra J. Goldman-Mellor, School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts, UC Merced
Planning a new collaboration: Mental health epidemiology in Mexican-Americans
SCR-43

Trevor W. Hayton, Chemistry and Biochemistry, UC Santa Barbara
New Approaches for the Synthesis of Atomically Precise Group 13 Nanoclusters

Inés Hernández-Avila, Native American Studies, UC Davis
Revision and Presentation of Documentary on CELALI, Chiapas, Mexico

María Covadonga Lamar Prieto, Hispanic Studies, UC Riverside
Spanish of California Lab (SOCALab) project I: From Manuscripts to Digital D
SCR-43

Juliette Levy, History, UC Riverside
REDMUGEN: The International Colloquium of History of Women and Gender

Christoph Lossin, SOM Neurology, UC Davis
Myotonia pharmacology

Rudy M. Ortiz, School of Natural Sciences, MCB, UC Merced
Advancing Collaborative Opportunities between Universidad de Sonora and UC Merced

Mark A. Sistrom, School of Natural Sciences, UC Merced
A need for extensive California cone snail venom chemistry and ecological habitat description across time and space

Greer Sullivan, Center for Healthy Communities, School of Medicine, UC Riverside
Latino Health Riverside Video Project
SCR-43

J. Giles Waines, Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside
Relationship of root architecture with total plant biomass and seed yield in common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris) under glasshouse conditions

Karsten Zengler, Pediatrics, Systems Biology Research Group, UC San Diego
Metabolic modeling of a microbial consortium for advanced wastewater treatment

Jingsong Zhang, Dept. of Chemistry and Air Pollution Research Center, UC Riverside
Preparation for a UC MEXUS-CONACYT Collaborative Research Proposal

2015

Maylei S. Blackwell, César Chávez Center-Chicana/o Studies, UC Los Angeles
Women's Leadership and Indigenous Municipal Autonomy in Oaxaca

Gabriela Caballero, Linguistics, UC San Diego
Kumeyaay field methods class

Judith A. Carney, Geography, UC Los Angeles
From Farm to Fork: Smallholder Producers in Emerging Food Cultures of Mexico's Bajío Region

Ann Marie Cheney, School of Medicine, UC Riverside
Engaging the Eastern Coachella Valley Community in Substance Use Research Among Latinos
SCR-43

Cecilia Cheung, Psychology, UC Riverside
What is in a Storybook? A Comparison of Child-Oriented Values in the United States, China, and Mexico

Matthew A. Coleman, Radiation Oncology, UC Davis
Development of nano-tools for increasing bioavailability of curcumin for cellular protection against arsenic exposure

Jennifer B. Doyle, English, UC Riverside
Art, Revolution, Resistance in Mexico

Mario Garcia, Chicana and Chicano Studies, UC Santa Barbara
The Sal Castro Memorial Bi-Annual Conference on the Emerging Historiography of the Chicano Movement
SCR-43

Margaret A. Handley, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Dept. of Medicine, UC San Francisco
Using participatory mapping among Mexican migrants to foster health literacy skills

Louis J. Hock, Visual Arts, UC San Diego
Wall - an art work project
SCR-43

Adriana M. Campos Johnson, English and Comparative Literature, UC Irvine
A public lecture on "Ayotzinapa" by Francisco Goldman

Carlos Morton, Theatre and Dance, UC Santa Barbara
From "Spanglish" to Italian: A Chicano play in Italy
SCR-43

Christopher J. Murphy, Surgical and Radiological Sciences, UC Davis
Engineering the Ocular Surface

Tanya A. Nieri, Sociology, UC Riverside
A pilot study of Latina mothers' parenting practices and their children's obesity development
SCR-43

Mary I. O'Connor, ISBER, UC Santa Barbara
Access to health care for Mixtec immigrants

Max Parra, Literature, UC San Diego
Nellie Campobello: Photography, Regional Memory and History

Catherine S. Ramírez, Merrill Faculty Services, UC Santa Cruz
Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, and the Invention of Assimilation in the United States
SCR-43

Maria G. Rendon, Planning, Policy and Design, UC Irvine
100 Years of Mexican Incorporation: Time of Migration, Cohort Effects and Place of Destination

Jose L. Reynoso, Dance, UC Riverside
Mexican Dance Company, Lux Boreal Danza Contemporánea, Talk at UCR

Timo M. Rieg, School of Medicine, UC San Diego
Establishing a collaboration between a UC San Diego based PI and a researcher in Mexico City to study the role of adenylyl cyclases in kidney function

Leonora Saavedra, Music, UC Riverside
Aaron Copland’s Mexico and Strand and Chávez’s Redes

Otto Santa Ana, Chicana/o Studies, UC Los Angeles
Developing an annotated bibliography of Mexican laughter and humor

Freya Schiwy, Media and Cultural Studies, UC Riverside
Creativity and the Political. Civil Society, Cultural Production and Political Interventions in Mexico, India and the United States

Kip T. Téllez, Education, UC Santa Cruz
Agricultural Employment Growth in Michoacán and English Learner Enrollments in Central California Schools

Jennifer Tyburczy, Feminist Studies, UC Santa Barbara
Binational Museum Exhibition of Women Artists in the U.S. and Mexico

Francisco J. Villarreal, School of Medicine, UC San Diego
Cardioprotective effects of doxycycline on doxorubicin induced toxicity

Tony L. Yaksh, Anesthesiology, UC San Diego
Altered Innervation of the Joint: Role in Chronic Arthritic Pain

2014

Margarita Currás-Collazo, Cell Biology and Neuroscience, UC Riverside
Pilot Project: Altered Hypothalamic Gene Expression in High Fat Diet-Induced Obese Mice

Thomas L. Dudley, Marine Science Institute, UC Santa Barbara
Riparian restoration and invasive species control in the Lower Colorado River of northern Mexico

Inés Hernández-Avila, Native American Studies, UC Davis
Contemporary indigenous literature of Chiapas, Mexico

Kenneth Jan Hwang Loh, Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Davis
Scalable and Advanced Manufacturing of Piezoelectric Nanocomposites

Marc J. Madou, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UC Irvine
Improving electrokinetic pumping performance in microfluidic devices with high-aspect-ratio carbon electrodes

Alfredo Mirandé, Sociology/Ethnic Studies, UC Riverside
Behind the mask: A Zapotec third gender

Carlos Morton, Theatre and Dance, UC Santa Barbara
In search of the brown buffalo
SCR-43

Olga Nájera-Ramírez, Anthropology, UC Santa Cruz
Mi vida en la danza: A profile of Rafael Zamarripa

Leonora Saavedra, Music, UC Riverside
Carlos Chávez's Indianist music and political ideas

Emiko Saldivar, Anthropology, UC Santa Barbara
Ethnic-Racial Formations and Racisms at the End of the Multicultural Turn in Mexico, Preliminary Research

Daniela Soleri, Environmental Studies Program, ISBER, UC Santa Barbara
Farmers' seeds selection present and past: Implications for agronomic performance, diversity conservation and crop domestication

Serguei V.Triapitsyn, Entomology, UC Riverside
Indentification of egg parasitoids of the leafhopper Dalbulus quinquenotatus, ancestor of Dalbulus maidis, an economically important maize insect pest in Mexico

2013

David Ackerly, Integrative Biology, UC Berkeley
Successional mechanisms in dry forest: A phylogenetic approach

David Brodbeck, Music, UC Irvine
On Carlos Chávez's Violin Concerto

Amalia L. Cabezas, Ethnic Studies, UC Riverside
Trafficking of Latina Cantineras: Labor and Migration in Eastern Riverside and Imperial Counties, California
(SCR-43)

Mario T. Garcia, Chicana and Chicano Studies, UC Santa Barbara
Chicano Power! The Sal Castro Bi-Annual Conference on the Emerging Historiography of the Chicano Movement
(SCR-43)

Timothy E. Higham, Biology, UC Riverside
The integration of body form, ecology, and locomotion of gerrhonotine lizards in Mexico

Kathleen Johnson, Earth System Science, UC Irvine
Preliminary studies of monitoring atmospheric 14CO2 in Northeastern Mexico

María Covadonga Lamar Prieto, Hispanic Studies, UC Riverside
Historical California Spanish or Californio Spanish: Manuscripts, Testimonies and the Building of a Sociolinguistic Corpus
(SCR-43)

Barbara Voorhies, Anthropology, UC Santa Barbara
Initial Planning Project for a Detailed Study of Prehistoric Subsistence and Transition to Agriculture on the Chiapas Coastal Plain, Mexico

Erika S. Zavaleta, Environmental Studies, UC Santa Cruz
The value of montane forests for climate adaptation in central Mexico's cities: A planning visit

2012

Marla C. Berns, Fowler Museum of Cultural History, UC Los Angeles
Proyecto Chupícuaro and the Natalie Wood Collection of Pre-Columbian Ceramics at UCLA's Fowler Museum

Marla C. Berns, Fowler Museum of Cultural History, UC Los Angeles
Proyecto Chupícuaro and the Natalie Wood Collection of Pre-Columbian Ceramics at the Fowler Museum at UCLA

Margarita Currás-Collazo, Cell Biology and Neuroscience, UC Riverside
Travel funds to enable presentation of UCMEXUS-funded research findings

Rinat I. Gabitov, Earth and Space Sciences, UC Los Angeles
Oxygen and carbon isotopes of carbonates in the reef community: Response to environmental change

Mario T. Garcia, Chicana and Chicano Studies, UC Santa Barbara
Latino Physicians: A Collective Testimonio

Jennifer M. Gee, Biology, UC Riverside
Neotropical origins of the Scaled quail complex (Elegant, Gambel's and California Quail (Callipepla douglasii, C. gambelii, C. californica))

Patricia M. Greenfield, Psychology, UC Los Angeles
Social change, informal education, human development and the shift to formal education: Studying three generations of mothers and children over 43 years in a Maya community

Lawrence Kulinsky, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UC Irvine
Electrical Detection of Phenol Based Contaminants in Water Using an Array of C-MEMS Microelectrodes on a Rotating Platform

John LaRue, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UC Irvine
Lifespan characterization of cells with non-invasively electrical techniques

Robert McKee Irwin, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Davis
Project Powerful

Marc J. Madou, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UC Irvine
A novel carbon-electrode design for dielectrophoretic-based bioparticle separation

Alfredo Mirandé, Sociology, UC Riverside
The Muxes of Juchitán: A Preliminary Study of Transgender Identity and Acceptance

Armando Navarro, Ethnic Studies, UC Riverside
"La Raza Unida Party: Historical Perspectives and Prospects for its Re-Emergence as a Political Party in the 21st Century" (Article)

Matthew D. O'Hara, History, UC Santa Cruz
The History of the Future in Mexico

Marc B. Schenker, Public Health Sciences, Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, UC Davis
Magical Mexico: A Photographic Journey

Estell Tarica, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Berkeley
Conference: Radical Politics and the Rule of Law in Mexico

2011

Edwina Barvosa, Chicana and Chicano Studies, UC Santa Barbara
The Multiple Identities of U.S. Latinos. Theory Building and Case Studies Regarding Non-assimilation's Benefits for Immigrant Incorporation & Latino Youth Gang Identities as Surrogate Belonging in Exclusionary Contexts

Shaun Bowler, Political Sciences, UC Riverside
State Legislatures and Federal Policymaking in Mexico

Sue-Ellen Case, Theatre, UC Los Angeles
Global Flashpoints: Transnational Performances and Politics

Sara M. Castro-Olivo, Graduate School of Education, UC Riverside
First Steps to Success: An Evaluation of a Culturally-Responsive Intervention on the Behavioral and Academic Outcomes of Latino Kindergarten Students

Margaret L. Crawford, College of Environmental Design, UC Berkeley
Research Studio: Sustainable Tourism in the Tlacolula Valley, Oaxaca

Brian A. Federici, Entomology, UC Riverside
Collaborative Training and Research on Baculovirus Proteomics

Gregory Gilbert, Environmental Studies, UC Santa Cruz
What makes community forestry work? A comparative case study in Michoacan and Oaxaca, Mexico

Chen Ji, Earth Science, UC Santa Barbara
Modeling of Large Earthquakes in the Mexican Subduction Zone: Estimating the Distribution of Slip During An Hypothetical Earthquake

Jimmy A. McGuire, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, UC Berkeley
Phylogenetic and Population Genetic Studies of the Crotaphytid Lizards of Baja California, Mexico

Manuel M. Martín-Rodríguez, School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Art, UC Merced
Spanish-Language Literature in Early 20th Century Colorado: José I. García, Author, Bookseller, and Printer

Catherine S. Ramírez, American Studies, UC Santa Cruz
Schooling Mexicans: Assimilating and Educating Mexican Americans, Chicanos, and Immigrants, 1947-2010

Bruno Sansó, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, UC Santa Cruz
Bayesian Deconvolution Using Gaussian Processes

Nathan F. Sayre, Geography, UC Berkeley
Collaborative socio-ecological research in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands

Richard Stouthamer, Entomology, UC Riverside
Settlement of a collaborative project and training on the endosymbionts of Diaphorina citri and Tamarixia radiata as an alternative strategy to manage citrus greening

Kimberly Turner, Mechanical Engineering, UC Santa Barbara
Noise analysis of a high-bandwidth ultra sensitive tunneling micro accelerometer

2010

Teddy Cruz, Visual Arts, UC San Diego
Political Equator III: The Neighborhood as a Site of Production

Arantzazu Eiguren-Fernandez, School of Public Health, UC Los Angeles
Risk Assessment Study for School Children Exposed to Ambient Levels of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) in Ecatepec, Mexico: (I) Exposure Assessment

Robert Fairlie, Economics, UC Santa Cruz
The Effects of Home Computers on the Educational Outcomes of Low-Income Latino Children: A Proposal for a Randomized Field Experiment in California

David S. FitzGerald, Center for Comparative Immigration Studies, UC San Diego
Translation and Mexican Edition Subvention for "A Nation of Emigrants: How Mexico Manages its Migration"

Anabel Ford, ISBER/MesoAmerican Research Center, UC Santa Barbara
Volcanic ash and ancient Maya pottery

Dana Frank, History, UC Santa Cruz
From the Border to the Empire: The AFL-CIO's Southwestern Cross-Border Projects, Latino Organizers, and Labor Imperialism in Latin America

Rosa-Linda Fregoso, Latin American and Latino Studies, Merrill Faculty Services, UC Santa Cruz
Digitizing the Cine Media Collection

Abel Rodriguez, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, UC Santa Cruz
Supporting collabortive research in statistics between the UC and Mexico: El Taller Mexicano de Estadistica Bayesiana (TAMEB) en 2011

Carol L. Spencer, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, UC Berkeley
Exploring the phylogeography and geographic variation of the Mojave Rattlesnake (Crotalus scutulatus) in Mexico

Tyler J. Stallings, Sweeney Art Gallery, UC Riverside
Margarita Cabrera

Ondine S. von Ehrenstein, Community Health Sciences, UC Los Angeles
Children's health in relation to drinking water quality and sanitation behavior in rural areas of Pantepec, Chiapas, Mexico

2009

Maylei S. Blackwell, Chicana and Chicano Studies, UC Los Angeles
Indigenous women and feminist (mis)encounters

Carolin Frank, School of Natural Sciences, UC Merced
Exploratory visits for potential collaboration between UC Merced and a Mexican marine laboratory to study coral-associated microorganisms

Mario T. Garcia, Chicana and Chicano Studies, UC Santa Barbara
40th Anniversary Conference on Católicos por La Raza
(SCR 43)

Inés Hernández-Avila, Native American Studies, UC Davis
Feria Internacional del Libro: VI Encuentro Internacional de Escritores Indígenas

Jennifer S. Hughes, Religious Studies, UC Riverside
Religious responses to swine flu in Mexico

Eric Lauga, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UC San Diego
Collaborative research in biological mechanics

Eliud Martinez, Creative Writing, UC Riverside
Güero-Güero: The White Mexican and other Latino stories and "Mexico's multiple ancestries"

Andres M. Perez, VM-Medicine and Epidemiology, UC Davis
Estimating the spread and control of foot-and-mouth disease in North America based on parameters collected from previous epidemics around the world

Marc B. Schenker, Public Health Sciences, UC Davis
Expert meeting in binational research on migration and health

Yolande V. Snaith, Theatre and Dance, UC San Diego
Captured Voice

Peter C. Wainwright, Evolution and Ecology, UC Davis
Field survey of an endangered radiation of Cyprinodon pupfishes in Laguna Chichancanab, Mexico

Janet M. Wojcicki, Pediatric GI and Nutrition, UC San Francisco
The role of migration and acculturation in childhood obesity: Studies from primary schools in Tijuana, Mexico and San Francisco Bay Area, California

Joseph Zasadzinski, Chemical Engineering, UC Santa Barbara
Membrane-macromolecule interactions studied by Freeze-Fracture Electron Microscopy (FFEM)

2008

David D. Ackerly, Integrative Biology, UC Berkeley
Adaptation and speciation in the Encelia alliance (Asteraceae)

Michael F. Allen, Center for Conservation Biology, UC Riverside
A snapshot in time: The Baja California Oases 100 years later

Miguel A. Altieri, Environmental Science, Policy and Management, UC Berkeley
Mexican migrants in California and their potential role in sustainable development in Mexico

James G. Baldwin, Nematology, UC Riverside
A preliminary assessment of terrestrial nematode diversity from undisturbed ecosystems of Baja California, northwestern Mexico

Kristin S. Cadenhead, Psychiatry, UC San Diego
Early identification of psychosis in Mexican and Mexican-American samples
(SCR 43)

Elizabeth E. Cauffman, Social Ecology, UC Irvine
Acculturation and moral foundation in adolescence
(SCR 43)

Sergio E. de la Mora, Chicana/o Studies, UC Davis
Lucha Reyes: Queen of the Mariachi, Queer Icon

Lia H. Fernald, School of Public Health, UC Berkeley
Pica in Mexican populations in Mexico and the United States
(SCR 43)

Mario T. Garcia, Chicana and Chicano Studies, UC Santa Barbara
Conference on the 40th Anniversary of the Plan de Santa Barbara
(SCR 43)

Patricia A. Gowaty, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UC Los Angeles
Genetic parentage and sexual conflict in Blue-Footed Boobies

Margaret A. Handley, Family and Community Medicine, UC San Francisco
Developing prevention-based curriculum that transcends borders: Bringing ESL and public health together

Mark Hanson, Graduate School of Education, UC Riverside
GLOBULINS Conference, Mexico City

Naomi Iizuka, Theatre and Dance, UC San Diego
Theatre at the Border

Kathleen M. Kay, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UC Santa Cruz
Coevolution of nectar-feeding bats and columnar cacti in Baja California

Lisa A. Levin, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC La Jolla
Benthic responses to hypoxia on the Mexico Continental Margin, Eastern Pacific Ocean

Jay R. Lund, Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Davis
Economic-engineering analysis of water supply for agricultural, urban and environmental uses in Baja California

Carlos Morton, Theater and Dance, UC Santa Barbara
Anatomy of a Murder

Edward G. Platzer, Nematology, UC Riverside
Biological control of mosquitoes with nematodes

Miller S. Puckette, Center for Research in Computing and the Arts, UC San Diego
Computer music encounters between UCSD and Mexico

John S. Rogers, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, UC Los Angeles
The school-based civic engagement of parents in Mexico

Emiko Saldívar, Casey Walsh, Anthropology/Chicano Studies, UC Santa Barbara
Racism in Mexico: Life histories of indigenous professionals

David G. Smith, Anthropology, UC Davis
Mitochondrial DNA genetic variation of Otomi population from Central Mexico

Daniela Soleri, Geography, UC Santa Barbara
Advancing scholarly inquiry and public education about traditional Mexican maize beverages: Terra Madre 2008 Seminar with a focus on traditional Mexican and other Mesoamerican maize beverages and their sociocultural, nutritional and biodiversity contributions

Todd A. Sorensen, Economics, UC Riverside
Seasonal discrepancies in the current population, survey, assimilation and cyclical patterns of Mexican migration
(SCR 43)

2007

Jorge M. Aguero, Economics, UC Riverside
The effect of air pollution on the mortality, morbidity and education of Mexican children

Julianne Burton-Carvajal, Literature, UC Santa Cruz
The final correspondence of former commandant José Castro, 1856-1860
(SCR-43)

Wayne Cornelius, Center for Comparative Immigration Studies, UC San Diego
Data collection on ICT-based communication between low-income Oaxacan migrants in San Diego County and their families in the Mixteca region of Oaxaca

Ellen A. Dean, Plant Sciences, UC Davis
Herbarium research for flora del Bajío y de regiones adyacentes

Gary A. Dymski, UC Center-Sacramento, UC Riverside
From redlining and discrimination to ethnic banks and remittances? A workshop on financial processes and urban inequalities

David H. Fairris, Economics, UC Riverside
Retrieval of employer-employee matched data from the Mexican National Institute for Statistics (INEGI) in Aguascalientes, Mexico

Anabel Ford, ISBER/Meso-American Research Center, UC Santa Barbara
Is Volcan El Chichon the source of temper in ancient Maya pottery?

Mario T. Garcia, Chicana and Chicano Studies, UC Santa Barbara
Blowout: The 40th Anniversary Conference on the 1968 East Los Angeles Walkouts
(SCR-43)

Patricia M. Greenfield, Psychology, UC Los Angeles
Tsotsil translation of "Weaving Generations Together: Evolving Creativity in the Maya of Chiapas"

Penelope J. Gullan, Entomology, UC Davis
Cochineal insects (Dactylopius species) in Mexico

John C. Laursen, Political Science, UC Riverside
Understanding differences among political concepts in Mexico, Latin America, and the United States

Ira S. Leifer, Marine Science Institute, UC Santa Barbara
Developing a U.S.-Mexico collaboration on passive acoustic observations of seabed bubbles

Glen M. MacDonald, Geography, UC Los Angeles
Convening of Special Union Session on Prolonged Drought in the Americas - American Geophysical Union - Union Geofisica Mexicana Joint Assembly 2007

Theodore J. Papenfuss, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, UC Berkeley
Presentation of results of UC MEXUS project at a Plethodontid Salamander Conference and Global Amphibian Assessment Meeting in Chiapas, Mexico

Edward G. Platzer, Nematology, UC Riverside
Biological control of mosquitoes with nematodes

Horacio N. Roque Ramirez, Chicana/o Studies, UC Santa Barbara
LGBT Latino community Formations in San Francisco, 1975-1995
(SCR-43)

Charlene Villaseñor Black, Art History, UC Los Angeles
Intervening bodies: Probing the public and private in performance art

2006

Judith L. Aissen, Linguistics, UC Santa Cruz.
Workshop on complementation in Meso-American languages, sponsored by CIESAS Sureste and UAQ.

Jillian Banfield, Earth and Planetary Science, UC Berkeley.
The physicochemical behavior of nano-sized cerium oxide in the presence of biogenic ligands.

Charles Bazerman, Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, UC Santa Barbara.
Scientific publication in English for Spanish-speaking graduate students.

Shaun Bowler and Karthick Ramakrishnan, Political Science, UC Riverside.
Latino and minority political engagement.
(SCR 43)

David E. Dowall, Institute of Urban and Regional Development, UC Berkeley.
Shrinking Cities - A global perspective: Participation in a kick-off workshop, Mexico City, July 12, 2006.

David E. Dowall, Institute of Urban and Regional Development, UC Berkeley.
Shrinking Cities - A global perspective: Participation in a project workshop at UC Berkeley, February 7, 2007.

Anabel Ford, ISBER/MesoAmerican Research Center, UC Santa Barbara.
Volcanic ash shards in ancient Maya ceramic sherds.

Kirsten V.K. Gilardi, VM: Wildlife Health Center, UC Davis.
Building a vital signs monitoring program for the nearshore coastal marine ecosystem of Baja California, Mexico: Critical next steps following a binational planning meeting.

David A. Granz, Kearney Agricultural Center, UC Riverside.
Travel to Agricultural Air Quality Conference to report results of UC MEXUS funded research.

Gregory F. Grether, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UC Los Angeles.
Causes and consequences of socially-induced plasticity in the timing of puberty.

Lisbeth M. Haas, History, UC Santa Cruz.
Across borders: Transnational economies and regional histories.
(SCR 43)

Robert M. Irwin, Spanish, UC Davis.
Diccionario de Estudios Culturales.

Charles M. Knobler, Chemistry and Biochemistry, UC Los Angeles.
The phase diagram of a viral capsid protein.

Ellen McCracken, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Santa Barbara.
The ABC of Chicano and Mexican Culture: El abecedario de la cultura chicana/mexicana.
(SCR 43)

Jimmy A. McGuire, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, UC Berkeley.
Conservation genetics of a threatened salamander (Ensatina klauberi) in Baja California.

Lorena Oropeza, History, UC Davis.
Conquest, land and culture: The cry for justice in New Mexico.

Jacobo Sefami, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Irvine.
Tribute to film-maker Alejandro Pelayo.

Daniela Soleri, Environmental Studies Program, UC Santa Barbara.
Oaxacan maize and culinary diversity: a proposed case study for Slow Food International's Terra Madre 2006.

Elizabeth J. Zechmeister, Political Science, UC Davis.
Choosing not to choose: Absentee voting in the 2006 Mexican elections.

Richard K. Zimmer, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UC Los Angeles.
A collaboration to promote understanding of sperm-egg interactions and fertilization.

2005

Edith B. Allen, Center for Conservation Biology, UC Riverside.
The ecological importance of mycorrhizal fungi during secondary plant succession in a seasonal tropical forest.

Michael F. Allen, Center for Conservation Biology, UC Riverside.
Epiphyte-mycorrhiza associations in the Yucatan Peninsula.

Shaun Bowler, Political Science, UC Riverside.
Latino and minority politics.
(SCR 43)

Juan Bruce-Novoa, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Irvine.
VI Latin American Film Festival.

Bernard Choi, Beckman Laser Institute, UC Irvine.
Laser speckle flowmetry with quantum well detection scheme.

Elizabeth Deakin, University of California Transportation Center, UC Berkeley.
UC MEXUS-funded research dissemination: Improving pedestrian safety in Mexican cities through low-cost, implementable, sustainable street designs.

James A. Donlon, Dramatic Art, UC Santa Barbara.
2005 Festival Internacional de Pantomima, Puebla, Mexico.

Jack D. Forbes, Native American Studies, UC Davis.
Cataloging indigenous Americans materials for research access.
(SCR 43)

Jeffrey H.R. Goddard, Marine Science Institute, UC Santa Barbara.
Developmental mode in benthic opisthobranch molluscs from eastern tropical Pacific.

David A. Grantz, Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside.
Travel to coordinate measurements of brick kiln emissions near Queretaro, Mexico.

Louis J. Hock, Visual Arts, UC San Diego.
The Mexican Tapes: Continued.
(SCR 43)

Kevin R. Johnson, School of Law, UC Davis.
Book project: Open Borders book.

Susanne L. Jonas, Latin American and Latino Studies/Merrill Faculty Services, UC Santa Cruz.
Trans-regional political advocacy and intellectual networks for Guatemalan/Central American Migrant Rights.

John H. Klotz, Entomology, UC Riverside.
A comparative survey of pest ants and their control in Northwest Mexico and Southern California.

Kenneth L. Kraemer, CRITO/The Paul Merage School of Business, UC Irvine.
From computer networks to community neighborhoods: identification of critical factors leading to self-sustained housing communities for Mexican low-income families.

Ronnie D. Lipschutz, Politics, UC Santa Cruz.
Public health promoters: Translation and negotiation of health services for Mexican migrants in California. (SCR 43)

Kathleen Lytle-Hernández, History, UC Los Angeles.
Mexico's National Institute of Migration Archive Project.

Mónica Medina, School of Natural Sciences, UC Merced.
Exploratory visit for potential collaborations between UC Merced and Mexican Marine Laboratories.

Rudy M. Ortiz, School of Natural Sciences, UC Merced.
Advancing collaborative research opportunities between CIBNOR and UC Merced.

Donald H. Owings, Psychology, UC Davis.
Snake scent application by Baja California rock squirrels (Spermophilus atricapillus).

Calvin O. Qualset, Genetic Resources Conservation Program, UC Davis.
DIVERSITAS Conference in Oaxaca, Mexico.

Jaime E. Rodriguez, History, UC Irvine.
The New Nations: Spain and Mexico, 1808-1850.

Wendy L. Rogers, Dance, UC Riverside.
New choreography for U.S. and Mexican performers: Trolley Dances 2005 in San Diego.
(SCR 43)

Slawek M. Tulaczyk, Earth Sciences, UC Santa Cruz.
Radar investigations of aquifer heterogeneity in the Northern Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico: Study of a critical issue concerning quality and quantity of groundwater resources in a vulnerable region.

Zaragosa Vargas, History, UC Santa Barbara.
Making Class Visible: Rethinking the Social and Cultural History of the 1960s.
(SCR 43)

Carlos G. Vélez-Ibáñez, Anthropology, UC Riverside.
Capacity building for the future: Ethnographic investigation.
(SCR 43)

Zhiwu Zhu, Environmental Toxicology, UC Santa Cruz.
Bringing scientific expertise from Mexico to California.

2004

Anthony J. Adams, Optometry/Vision Science, UC Berkeley.
Assessment of diabetic retinopathy by primary care physicians: Can primary care physicians effectively detect diabetic retinopathy by viewing retinal images?

Gerardo V. Aldana, Chicana/o Studies, UC Santa Barbara.
Yotot Batzo'ob: Conducting socially responsible archaeology through balanced community outreach and academic research.

Susan J. Antebi, Hispanic Studies, UC Riverside.
Remapping "japonismo": eyewitness collecting in the chronicles of Jose Juan Tablada.

Maylei S. Blackwell, César Chávez Center - Chicana/o Studies, UC Los Angeles.
Negotiating sexual divides in local/global cultures: transnational lesbian organizing in the U.S. and Mexico.

Juan Bruce-Novoa, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Irvine.
La construcción de la identidad mexicana: 'performance' de una nación.

Adriana M. Campos Johnson, English and Comparative Literature, UC Irvine.
(Dis)assembling the Present: Interdisciplinary symposium on Latin American Studies.

Marita I. Cantwell, Vegetable Crops, UC Davis.
Planning meeting for research project "Improved quality and safety of nopalitos."

Leslie E. Cragin, Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UC San Francisco.
Innovation in perinatal care: evaluation of two models aimed at improving maternal health in Mexico.

Elizabeth Deakin, UC Transportation Center, UC Berkeley.
Planning meeting for research project: improving pedestrian safety in Mexican cities through low-cost, implementable, sustainable street designs.

Rufus Edwards, Environmental Health Science and Policy, School of Social Ecology, UC Irvine.
Field assessment of indoor air quality and greenhouse gas emissions from biomass cookstoves in rural Mexico.

Wilfred A. Elders, Earth Sciences, UC Riverside.
The development of the Colorado River Systems: Insights from the geological structure and sedimentary history of its delta.

Paul L. Gepts, Agronomy and Range Science, UC Davis.
On-farm genetic resource management: The case of beans (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) and how Mexican farmers manage domesticated x wild hybrids.

Jonathan A. Fox, Latin American and Latino Studies, UC Santa Cruz.
Indigenous Mexican migrants in the U.S.: Book publication and dissemination.
(SCR 43)

Mark Hanson, Education and Management, UC Riverside.
Transnational Corporation, Knowledge Transfer, and National Development: The Case of Mexico

Cindy D. Kam, Political Science, UC Davis.
Gender and political participation: a cross-national study of Mexico, the United States, and Mexican immigrants to the United States.

Stanley A. Klein, School of Optometry, UC Berkeley.
Optical considerations for improving refractive surgery (LASIK) outcomes.

Eileen A. Lacey, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, UC Berkeley.
A preliminary assessment of microsatellite variation in Tuzas (Thomomys bottae) from Baja California Sur.

Nelson N. Lichtenstein, History, UC Santa Barbara.
Wal-Mart: Template for 21st Century Capitalism.

Jere H. Lipps, Integrative Biology, UC Berkeley.
American tourism, GeoSite development and science outreach in Baja California Sur.

Jay R. Lund, Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Davis.
Water markets and management for Ensenada and Baja California, Mexico.

James F. Quinn, Environmental Science and Policy, UC Davis.
Biogeographic collaboration-exploration of the integration of plant distribution maps from Baja, Mexico and California, U.S.A.

Bradley M. Tebo, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego.
The effect of hexavalent chromium on sediment biogeochemistry: results from mesocosm studies.

David L. Wessel, Center for New Music and Audio Technologies, UC Berkeley.
Mapping gestures to music: A Bayesian network and graphical model approach.

Raymond L. Williams, Hispanic Studies, UC Riverside.
The Mexican novel: a lecture series.
(SCR 43)

Leslie S. Wilson, Health Policy and Economics, UC San Francisco.
Collaboration on identification of risk of Chagas infection in the Mexican and California blood supply.
(SCR 43)

2003

John M. Boone, Radiology-UCD Medical Center, Research Imaging, UC Davis.
Comparison of Radiation Dose by TLD and Monte Carlo Methods.

Juan Bruce-Novoa, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Irvine.
The 5th Latin American Film Festival at the University of California, Irvine.

Lisa M. Catanzarite, Chicano Studies Research Center, UC Los Angeles.
Immigrant: Native Competition and Occupational Context.
(SCR 43)

Michael T. Clegg, Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside.
Initiation of a collaborative project through training in the use of advanced computational genetic data analysis tools.

María Cruz-Torres, Anthropology, UC Riverside.
Women, Fisheries, and Globalization in Coastal Mexico.

Charles L. Daley, Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, UC San Francisco.
Binational Tuberculosis Training and Education Project.

James A. Donlon, Dramatic Art, UC Santa Barbara.
National Workshop and Festival Performances.

E. Melanie DuPuis, Sociology, UC Santa Cruz.
Strawberry Production and the Methyl Bromide Phase-out: A preliminary Assessment of Small-Scale Mexican Growers on California's Central Coast.
(SCR 43)

Richard Y. Evans, Environmental Horticulture, UC Davis.
Propagation of woody species native to the low deciduous forest of western Morelos.

David J. Farabee, Integrated Substance Abuse Program, UC Los Angeles.
Establishing an Addiction Research Program at the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León.

Alicia Gaspar de Alba, Chicano Studies Research Center, UC Los Angeles.
The Maquiladora Murders, Or, Who Is Killing the Women of Juárez? (Conference Proceedings).

Jennifer A. Gonzalez, History of Art and Visual Culture, UC Santa Cruz.
Chicano/a Art in the U.S.
(SCR 43)

James I. Grieshop, Human and Community Development, UC Davis.
Cultural Traditions of Oaxaca and Digital Technology: A Collaborative Project of UC Davis and IIS/UABJO.

Richard K. Grosberg, Biological Sciences-Evolution and Ecology, UC Davis.
Speciation in Tropical High Intertidal Barnacles.

Carl S. Gutiérrez-Jones, English, UC Santa Barbara.
Diarama by Guillermo Gómez Peña.
(SCR 43)

Philip A. Hastings, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego.
Life history of groupers (cabrillas) of the Gulf of California, Mexico: Implications for management and conservation.

George M. Homsy, Mechanical Engineering, UC Santa Barbara.
Collaborative Research in Fluid Mechanics.

Robert M. Jasmer, Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, UC San Francisco.
Binational Tuberculosis Training and Education Project.

Kelly A. Lytle Hernandez, Ethnic Studies, UC San Diego.
American Friends Services Committee-San Diego Archive Project.
(SCR 43)

A. Michael Marzolla, Cooperative Extension, UC Santa Barbara.
Aguater Notions: Community Based Water Quality Education Project to Develop Science Literacy.

M. Catherine Maternowska, Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy-Sacramento, UC San Francisco.
Improved Reproductive Health Policies and Programs in Mexico: Applied Research.

Alfredo Mirandé, Sociology, UC Riverside.
The Role of Women in Perpetuating Machismo and Marculinity: A Comparative Study.

Carlos Morton, Dramatic Art, UC Santa Barbara.
Theatrical Convergence: Xalapa, Veracruz-UCSB.

Chon A. Noriega, Chicano Studies Research Center, UC Los Angeles.
Serving the Community, Preserving a Culture: Latino Arts Summit, February 13-14, 2004.
(SCR 43)

John A. Ochoa, Hispanic Studies, UC Riverside.
The Uses of Failure in Mexican Cultural Discourse.

Edward G. Platzer, Nematology, UC Riverside.
Mosquito Control with Mermithid Nematodes.

Antoon T. Ploeg, Nematology, UC Riverside.
Identification of Nematodes in Potato and Coffee in Veracruz State, Mexico.

Richard C. Ponzio, Human Development, UC Davis.
Aguater Notions: Community-based Water Quality Education Project to Develop Science Literacy.

Jorge R. Preloran, School of Film, UC Los Angeles.
Latin American Testimonies: Chan K'in Viejo Story.
(SCR 43)

Philip A. Roberts, Nematology (NPPS), UC Riverside.
Cowpeas for the Arid Highlands of Mexico.

John Giles Waines, Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside.
Root Characters and Water-Use Efficiency in Mexican Wheats.

Barbara L. Endemaño Walker, Geography, UC Santa Barbara.
Livelihood and Migration Strategies of Mexican Fisherpeople in California, U.S.A., and Baja California, Mexico.

Devra A. Weber, History, UC Riverside.
A Mutuality of Interests: Mexican Immigrants, Grass Roots Organizing and the U.S. and Mexican Left 1906-1945.

Christopher M. Woodruff, Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies, UC San Diego.
The Impact of Micro Lending: Evidence from the Fincomun-Bimbo Project.

Laura P. Zanello, Biochemistry, UC Riverside.
Course on Basic Aspects on Electrophysiology Applied to the Study of Living Cells.

Zhiwu Zhu, Biology-Environmental Toxicology, UC Santa Cruz.
Acquiring Skills and Resources for a Genetic Determination of Nutritional Factors Required for Virulence of the Parasite Trypanosoma brucei.

Martha C. Zúñiga, Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, UC Santa Cruz.
Development of a collaborative research project between UCSC and Universidad de Guadalajara on immunological tolerance and its role in health and disease.

2002

Michael F. Allen, Center for Conservation Biology, UC Riverside.
Proposal Development of a Long-term Monitoring of Effectiveness of MesoAmerican Reserve Networks and Corridors.

Gabriela F. Arredondo, Latin American and Latina/o Studies, UC Santa Cruz.
Mexican Chicago: Negotiating Race, Ethnicity and Identity.
(SCR 43)

James G. Baldwin, Nematology, UC Riverside.
Collaborative research planning between UCR, CICESE and UABC scientists toward a biotic survey of marine nematodes in the Gulf of California.

Roger Byrne, Geography, UC Berkeley.
Late Holocene Climate Change in Central Mexico.

James R. Carey, Entomology, UC Davis.
Development of an electronic system for monitoring the lifetime behavior in adult medflies.

Raveevarn Choksombatchai, Architecture, UC Berkeley.
Hidden Cities: Body and Its Itinerary

Dean O. Cliver, Population Health and Reproduction, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis.
Lectures and conferences on various aspects of microbiological safety of foods.

David H. Fairris, Economics, UC Riverside.
Foreign Direct Investment and Mexican Economic Development: The ENESTYC Data from INEGI.

Janet E. Foley, Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis.
Microbial community survey in the Honduran coral reef, preliminary collaborative arrangements.

Margaret A. Handley, Family and Community Medicine, UC San Francisco.
Development of a Workshop to Provide Nutritional Counseling and Guidance in the Prevention of Lead Poisoning Among Immigrants Returning to the Oaxacan Valley, Mexico.

Edith R. Kramer, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, UC Berkeley.
Son y Luz/Sound and Light.

Francina I. Lozada-Nur, Stomatology, UC San Francisco.
Planning meeting to develop a proposal for a prospective epidemiologic study on risk factors for oral cancer among Mexican women.

Anthony F. Macias, Ethnic Studies, UC Riverside.
Good Neighbors Indeed: Pachucos, the Mambo, and Cultural Connections Between Mexico City and Los Angeles.
(SCR 43)

Deborah L. Rogers, Genetic Resources Conservation Program, UC Davis.
Planning for longterm preservation, distribution, and documentation of seed collections of Monterey Pine from Guadalupe and Cedros Island, Mexico.

Wendy L. Rogers, Dance, UC Riverside.
Festival Cervantino.

Daniela Soleri, Environmental Studies Program, UC Santa Barbara.
Farmers’ knowledge, practices, environments and values: Genetic engineering and maize in southern Mexico.

Karl A. Taube, Anthropology, UC Riverside.
Archeological Research Project Cerro Bernal.

Devra Weber, History, UC Riverside.
Gender, Cultural Change, and Indigenous Migration to California: Women of Oaxaca.

2001

Michael Barbour, Environmental Horticulture, UC Davis.
Vegetation of Relictual Monterey Pine Stands in Mexico.

Nancy Beckage, Entomology, UC Riverside.
Host-Parasite Relationships in the Mediterranean Fruitfly, Ceratitis capita.

Fred L. Block, Sociology, UC Davis.
Travel for Professor Larissa Lomnitz to April Conference at UCD on Karl Polanyi and Globalization.

Juan Bruce-Novoa, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Irvine.
Mexican Cultural Production of the Mid-Twentieth Century.

Michael T. Clegg, Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside.
Molecular Variation in the Avocado, Persea americana Mill. (Lauraceae).

Douglas Conklin, Animal Science, UC Davis.
Coordinating Collaborative Research Efforts in Marine Fish Cultivation with CIBNOR Investigators.

Eduardo de Jesús Douglas, History of Art, UC Riverside.
UCR-UAEM Planning Meeting in Cuernavaca.

Robert W. Fairlie, Economics, UC Santa Cruz.
Latino Flight from Public Schools into Private Schools.
(SCR 43)

Scott L. Fedick, Anthropology, UC Riverside.
A Contribution to the Ceramics Research Laboratory of Centro INAH Yucatán, Mérida, Mexico.

Phillip B. Gans, Geological Sciences, UC Santa Barbara.
Geologic Reconnaissance of a Transect Across Southern Sonora and Strategic Planning for a Major New U.S.-Mexico Collaborative Research Initiative.

Arturo Gómez-Pompa, Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside.
Use and Application of Systematics and Computerized Tools in Biodiversity Studies.

Lisbeth M. Haas, History, UC Santa Cruz.
Native Histories of Colonial and Mexican California.
(SCR 43)

Inés Hernández-Avila, Native American Studies, UC Davis.
Theater of Struggle and Triumph: FOMMA/A Mayan Women’s Center in San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico.

Inés Hernández-Avila, Native American Studies, UC Davis.
Mayan Women Playwrights/Activists in San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas: The Video-Documentary.

Seymour Levine, Psychiatry, Center for Neuroscience, UC Davis.
The Development of Adrenocortical Circadian Rhythms and the Glucocorticoid Response to Feeding in Neonatal Rabbits.

Carol J. Lovatt, Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside.
Collection of germplasm of wild varieties of Persea americana for studying the importance of arbuscular mycorrhizae for the growth and establishment of domestic and wild varieties.

Carlos Morton, Theatre, UC Riverside.
JOHNNY TENORIO: A Chicano Play in Morelos.
(SCR 43)

Mary I. O'Connor, Inst. for Social, Behavioral and Economic Research, UC Santa Barbara.
The Role of Conversion to Evangelical Protestantism in the Development of Transnational Communities among Mixteco Indians.

Jacobo Sefamí, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Irvine.
‘Postcolonialism and Subalternity’ - Criticism and Art in Mexico.

Henry Snyder, Center for Bibliographical Studies and Research, UC Riverside.
Planning for a database of Mexican imprints to 1850.

Raymond L. Williams, Hispanic Studies, UC Riverside.
Culture and Society in Mexican and Chicano Fiction: Lecture Series.
(SCR 43)

2000

Giacomo Bernardi, Biology, UC Santa Cruz.
Genetic diversity of an isolated population of striped surfperch, Embiotoca jacksoni, at Punta Banda, Baja California Norte.

Theodore H. Bullock, Neurosciences, UC San Diego.
Completion of MS on Event-Related Brain Potentials in Invertebrates.

Nigel W. Bunnett, Surgery and Physiology, UC San Francisco.
Localization of PAR2 in the Intestine of Guinea Pigs and Mice.

Mary Croughan-Minihane, Family and Community Medicine, UC San Francisco.
Lead Poisoning among Oaxacan Women and Children in Monterey County, California.
SCR-43

María Luz Cruz-Torres, Anthropology, UC Riverside.
Manejo Integral del Sistema de Producción de Camarón en Sonora, México.

Norman C. Ellstrand, Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside.
Characterization of Naturally Sympatric and Allopatric Populations of Teosinte with Maize: Implications for the Risk of Extinction by Hybridization.

Arturo Gómez-Pompa, Botany & Plant Sciences, UC Riverside.
Ethnobotany of Domesticated Hyptis suaveolens, a Threatened Mexican Seed Crop.

Robert M. Hayes, School of Education and Information Studies, UC Los Angeles.
Staffing Patterns in Academic & Research Libraries.

Patrick V. Kirch, Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology, UC Berkeley.
Tzintzuntzan, Mexico: The Photographs of George Foster.

Norma Klahn, Literature, UC Santa Cruz.
Conference: Thinking About Diaspora: Latin American Jewish Writers and Filmmakers.

Jere H. Lipps, Integrative Biology & Museum of Paleontology, UC Berkeley.
Field Conference on the Biology and Geology of Baja California.

Arthur Rubel, Anthropology, UC Irvine.
Medical & Lay Knowledge of TB in Mexican Clinicians.

Stephen T. Russell, Human and Community Development, UC Davis.
Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Among Latinas.

Leland T. Saito, Ethnic Studies, UC San Diego.
Latinos and Asian Americans: Redistricting in the Multiracial San Gabriel Valley of Los Angeles County.
SCR 43

David L. Sedlak, Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley.
Fate and Transport of Wastewater-Derived Chemical Contaminants in the Mezquital Valley.

Jacobo Sefamí, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Irvine.
Nación y Visiones Multidisciplinarias: México Literatura y Arte.

R. Paul Singh, Biological and Agricultural Engineering, UC Davis.
Use of Internet in Teaching Food Science and Engineering.

J. Edward Taylor, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Davis.
In Situ Conservation of Crop Genetic Resources in Mexico.

1999

Ralph Armbruster-Sandoval, Chicano Studies, UC Santa Barbara.
Globalization and Cross-Border Labor Organizing.

Julianne Burton-Carvajal, Literature and Latin American and Latino Studies, UC Santa Cruz.
Maya Color, Maya Arts.

Lisa Catanzarite, Sociology, UC San Diego.
The Dynamics of Change in Los Angeles’ "Brown-Collar" Occupations.

Antonio Cortijo, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Santa Barbara.
Early Life in California: Mexico, the U.S., and the Aboriginal Populations.

Stephen R. Gliessman, Center for Agroecology, Environmental Studies Dept., UC Santa Cruz.
Evaluating Agroecological Changes over Time in three Mexican Homegardens.

Arturo Gómez-Pompa, Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside.
Cyanide Toxicity in Wild and Domesticated Chaya.

Inés Hernández-Avila, Native American Studies, UC Davis.
For the Spirit of the Homelands: Honoring Songs for the Americas.

Laura Kramer, Center for Vector-borne Disease Research, UC Davis.
Ecology and epidemiology of St. Louis encephalitis virus in Mexico.

Efrain Kristal, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Los Angeles.
Triumphal Arches in Colonial Mexico.

Francisco A. Lomeli, Center for Chicano Studies, UC Santa Barbara.
Chicano Studies and El Plan de Santa Barbara 1969-1999: Power, Resistance, and Social Change.

José B. Monleón, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Los Angeles (Raymond Rocco, UCLA).
Transnationalism: Perspectives of Latin America, Spain and the U.S. (A Symposium).

Chon Noriega, Film & Television, UC Los Angeles.
Latinos and Public Broadcasting: National Conference and Published Proceedings.

Donald H. Owings, Psychology, UC Davis.
Bringing Mammalian Behavioral Ecology to the Trans-Mexican Neovolcanic Belt of Mexico: Diversity in Predator-Prey Relations.

Jaime E. Rodríguez, History, UC Irvine.
Translation of Silke Hensel’s Die Entstehung des Foderalismus in Mexiko.

John T. Rotenberry, Biology, UC Riverside.
Community Dynamics and Avian-habitat Associations Deduced through Diet Analysis.

J. Giles Waines, Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside.
Outcrossing Rates Among Common Bean Gene Pools.

Devra Weber, History, UC Riverside.
Manuel Gamio Project.

1998

Giacomo Bernardi, Biology, UC Santa Cruz.
Baja California Biogeography and the Genetic Variability of Disjunct Fish Populations.

Marla C. Berns, University Art Museum, UC Santa Barbara.
A History of Chicano Graphic Arts in California.

Stephen P. Brush, Human and Community Development, UC Davis.
Maize and Language Diversity in Mexico.

Julianne Burton-Carvajal, Literature, UC Santa Cruz.
Passing Glances: Urban Landscapes (Photography by Ricardo Garibay Ruiz).

Julianne Burton-Carvajal, Literature, Latin American, and Latino Studies, UC Santa Cruz.
Paul Espinosa: Videomaker on the Border.

F. Lynn Carpenter, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UC Irvine.
Land Management Practices and Mycorrhizal Fertility of Tropical Pasture Soils.

Antonio Cortijo Ocaña, Spanish and Portuguese, UC Santa Barbara.
Mauricio González’s Oral Account: The Annexation of California.

María Luz Cruz-Torres, Anthropology, UC Riverside.
The Political Ecology of Common Property Resources in Southern California.

David Fairris, Economics, UC Riverside.
Work Organization and Competitive Advantage: A Comparative Study of the U.S. and Mexican Garment and Electronics Industries.

Jeffrey M. Garcilazo, History, UC Irvine.
Traqueros: Mexican Railroad Workers in the United States, 1870-1930.

Enrique Iglesia, Chemical Engineering, UC Berkeley.
Atomic Resolution Microscopy of Oxide Nanostructures Useful as Catalysts.

Allen Klinger, Computer Science, UC Los Angeles (Silvia G. González, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana).
Planning a Program for Teachers on Mathematics, History, Art and Computers.

Margaret C. Marshall, Theatre and Dance, UC San Diego.
Adriana Castanos Residency at UC San Diego.

Carlos Morton, Theatre, UC Riverside.
National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies Conference.

Max Parra, Literature, UC San Diego.
Literatura Villista. Subjetividad Rebelde y Cultura Postrevolucionaria en México (1920-1940).

Thomas L. Rost, Section of Plant Biology, UC Davis.
Developmental and Mutation Analysis of Lateralroot Initiation in Arabidopsis thaliana.

Carol Zabin, Public Policy and Social Research, UC Los Angeles (Roger Waldinger, Guillermo Hernandez, Los Angeles).
Conference on "Latino Political Empowerment and the Role of Mexican Hometown Associations."

Updated on 09/01/17