Sponsored Research & Fellowships

 

Research Grants

“Tools for Engaging Communities around Opportunity.” Enterprise Community Partners. Lead Investigator for National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education with Gerrit-Jan Knaap (Co-PI) and Casey Dawkins (Co-PI). ($66,411). Project period: January 2017 – May 2017.

“The Right to Suburbia: Redevelopment and Resistance on the Urban Edge.” Research and Scholarship Award, The Graduate School, University of Maryland College Park (semester leave award--$10,000 value), November 2016.

“Langley Park Housing Matters Campaign.” Environmental Protection Agency. Lead investigator for National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education (with Gerrit-Jan Knaap), University of Maryland with CASA de Maryland (PI) ($120,000 awarded, $10,000 UMD portion), September 2016. 

“Engaging Communities and Creating Coalitions to Foster Opportunity in the Washington-Baltimore Region and Beyond.” Enterprise Community Partners. Co-PI with Gerrit-Jan Knaap (PI) and Casey Dawkins (Co-PI). ($87,651), August 2016.

"Monitoring and Mapping Neighborhood Change in Purple Line Corridor Communities." Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development, Technical Assistance Grant. Lead investigator for National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education (with Gerrit-Jan Knaap), University of Maryland, with KR Consulting and Enterprise Community Partners, Inc. ($20,000 awarded), March 2016.

“The Right to Suburbia: Redevelopment and Resistance on the Urban Edge.” MAPP Junior Faculty Research Grant, School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, University of Maryland College Park ($3,300), February 2016.

"The Right to Suburbia: Redevelopment and Resistance on the Urban Edge." Research and Scholarship Award, The Graduate School, University of Maryland College Park (semester leave award--$10,000 value; declined), November 2015.

"The Right to Suburbia: Redevelopment and Resistance on the Urban Edge." ADVANCE Seed Grant, University of Maryland College Park. Co-PI with Katrin B. Anacker ($20,000), April 2015. 

"The Right to Suburbia: Redevelopment and Resistance on the Urban Edge." MAPP Junior Faculty Research Grant, School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, University of Maryland College Park ($2,072), December 2014.

“Planning for Equitable Development Adjacent to Purple Line in Maryland.” Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Sustainable Communities, Task Order. Lead investigator for the National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education (with Casey Dawkins and GerritJan Knaap), University of Maryland, with CM2Hill and SKEO ($50,000 awarded; $18,509 approved; $9,000 UMD portion), September 2014.

“Langley Park Affordable Housing Strategies: Preparing for the Purple Line.” Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development, Technical Assistance Grant. Lead investigator for National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education (with Casey Dawkins), University of Maryland, with CASA de Maryland ($35,000 awarded to UMD and CASA), April 2014. 

“The Right to Suburbia: Redevelopment and Resistance on the Urban Edge.” Qualitative Interest Group Seed Grant, Center for Race, Gender, and Ethnicity, University of Maryland College Park ($3,000), December 2013.

“The Right to Suburbia: Redevelopment and Resistance on the Urban Edge.” MAPP Junior Faculty Research Grant, School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, University of Maryland College Park ($6,000), November 2013.

Carolina Postdoctoral Fellow, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (University sponsored fellowship, included living stipend + $2,000 research and travel funds + $12,000 departmental research and travel), July 2012.

Farrund Fund Fellowship, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, University of California Berkeley ($5,000 research + various travel awards), 2007 – 2012.

 

Fellowships

Nancy Weiss Malkiel Scholar, Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, 2017–18.

Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship, The National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine, 2016-17.

Fellow, Advancing Faculty Diversity, University of Maryland, College Park, 2014-15.

Carolina Postdoctoral Fellow for Faculty Diversity, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Department of City and Regional Planning, 2012 – 13.

Dissertation-Year Fellowship, University of California, 2011–12.

Center for Research on Social Change (formerly the Institute for the Study of Social Change), Graduate Fellow, UC Berkeley, 2010–12.

Dean’s Normative Time Fellowship (now the Doctoral Completion Fellowship), University of California, Berkeley, 2010-11.  

Eugene Cota-Robles Fellowship, University of California, Berkeley, 2007–11.

Farrund Fund Fellowship, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, University of California Berkeley, various awards, 2007–12.