This year's cohort of fellows includes students and postdoctoral scholars from a wide range of academic disciplines and graduate programs. In this three-part spotlight series, we'll be getting to know our PFTF fellows and their projects.
Mike Gil is used to spreading the word about his love of science through his nonprofit sciall.org and its YouTube channel, but he’s about to get a bigger audience. His TED Talk, recorded last summer, was posted today on TED’s main channel.
UC Davis graduate student Vincent Josua Hellendoorn is among the diverse group of ten fellows accepted to the Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship Program for the 2018-2019 academic year, Microsoft’s research organization announced earlier this month.
Sitting in the main room of a farmer’s home in western Kenya, Sam Bird, a Ph.D. candidate in Agricultural and Resource Economics, had a rare chance to put a face to the data he had spent the prior year analyzing.