NC State Global Awards International Travel Funds

Previous International Travel Assistance Fund recipients Anthony Blikslager and Mathew Gerard study a rhino skull. Photo by Nathan Latil/NC State Veterinary Medicine

The Office of Global Engagement recently awarded funding to support international travel as it relates to NC State’s global strategic plan. The International Travel Assistance Fund encourages and supports faculty or staff in international engagement in research, teaching, or other scholarly activities.

This supplemental fund will defray costs associated with existing travel plans for academic purposes including, but not limited to; research collaboration, partnership development, study abroad program development, or other activities. Below are the 10 recipients of the 2018 International Travel Assistance Fund:

The recipients are:

  • Gary Beckman, Division of Academic and Student Affairs
    • “Development of Arts Entrepreneurship with University of Surrey”
  • Scott Belcher, College of Sciences
    • “OECD Workshop of Managing Contaminants of Emerging Concern in Surface Waters”
  • Rachel Cook, College of Natural Resources
    • “Carbon Allocation and Cycling in Pine Plantations in Southern Brazil”
  • David Dorman, College of Veterinary Medicine
    • “The Past, Present, and Future of Chemical Risk Assessment Practices”
  • Tammy Gordon, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
    • “Formative Evaluation for Public History Exchange between NCSU and University of Sao Paulo”
  • Jacob Jones, College of Engineering
    • “Developing New Models for Materials Graduate Education and Research in Australia”
  • Moses Khisa, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
    • “Research and Teaching Collaboration in Uganda and Ghana”
  • Seth Murray, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
    • “Reading Burgundian Forest History through Interdisciplinary Lenses”
  • Adriana de Souza e Silva, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
    • “Creative Appropriations of Mobile Technologies in Brazil”
  • John Wall, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
    • “Game Engine Technology and Medieval St. Paul’s Cathedral”

Learn about more ways that NC State Global can fund your international travel and research. To support global initiatives like the International Travel Assistance Fund, make a donation today.

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