• Switzer Fellow Thought Leadership

    A Community of Practice for Equitable Electric Mobility

    Isa Gaillard is leading development of a community of practice for The Greenlining Institute.

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  • Switzer Fellow Thought Leadership

    How To Redefine The Housing Crisis In Hawaii

    New opinion piece by Jonathan Scheuer looks closely at the affordable housing "crisis" in Hawaii and solutions.

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  • Switzer Fellow Thought Leadership

    Protect the Antarctic Peninsula - before it's too late

    Cassandra Brooks (left) wrote a Nature Commentary with other participants in the Homeward Bound Project.

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We look forward to introducing you to our 2021 Switzer Fellows soon. Learn about the program

Leadership Story

Cell Mentor's Community of Scholars is a group of Persons Excluded because of their Ethnicity or Race (PEER) composed of postdoctoral fellows, early-stage investigators, instructors, and consultants with a common passion to advance scientific discovery while innovating diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives. They recently released a list of 1,000 inspiring Black scientists in America on which two Switzer Fellows appear: Ayana Johnson and Regan Patterson.

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Fellows in the News

Jan 6, 2021
Kristin Dobbin and Meredith Niles contributed articles to a new special issue of Society & Natural Resources titled, "Sustainable Groundwater Management in California: A Grand Experiment in...Read more >
Jan 5, 2021
In November 2020 Maria Jesus discussed her research with Naomi Fraga for the California Botanic Garden. Maria is a graduate student at Claremont Graduate University (at California Botanic Garden)...Read more >
Jan 5, 2021
In November 2020 Environmental Health News annouced their second round of Agents of Change in Environmental Health fellows, which includes Regan Patterson, a Transportation Equity Research Fellow at...Read more >
Nov 12, 2020
During Candice Youngblood's final year at Berkeley Law, she pitched and organized a 200+ attendee environmental justice symposium to increase environmental justice scholarship and discourse within...Read more >

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