Addressing Global Challenges

International Research Conference

Afternoon Concurrent Sessions


Challenges to the Sustainable Use of Aquatic Resources in East African Great Lakes
Norine Dobiesz, Research Associate, Large Lakes Observatory, Duluth, Moderator
Sergei Katsev, Assistant Professor, Large Lakes Observatory, Duluth, Moderator
Jay Austin, Associate Professor, Physics & Large Lakes Observatory, Duluth
Erik Brown, Professor, Large Lakes Observatory, Duluth
Randal Hicks, Professor, Biology, Duluth
Jim Cotner, Associate Professor, Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior, CBS, Twin Cities
Stephanie Guildford, Assistant Professor, Biology (Duluth)
Robert Hecky, Professor, Biology (Duluth)
Liz Minor, Associate Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry (Duluth)
Mohd Rozhan Zakaria, Ph.D. Candidate, Water Resources Science (Duluth)
Robert Sterner, Professor, Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior (CBS)


International Research Networks: Challenges and Opportunities
Katey Pelican, Assistant Professor, Veterinary Population Medicine, Veterinary Medicine
John Deen, Professor, Veterinary Population Medicine, Veterinary Medicine
Meggan Craft, Assistant Professor, Veterinary Population Medicine, Veterinary Medicine
Dominic Travis, Associate Professor, Veterinary Population Medicine, Veterinary Medicine
Sherry Gray, Lecturer, HHH


Different Types of Spatial Mismatch: U.S.-China Comparison of Poverty Concentration and Low-Skill Job Distribution
Yingling Fan, Assistant Professor, Humphrey School

Why Do Some Countries Borrow From China While Others Do Not?
Jonas Bunte, Ph.D Candidate, Political Science, CLA


Iron Deficiency, Malaria, and Neurobehavioral Development
Sarah Cusick, Assistant Professor, Global Pediatrics, Medical School
Chandy John M.D., Professor, Global Pediatrics, Medical School
Maria Kroupina, Assistant Professor, Global Pediatrics, Medical School
Tonya Schoenfuss; Assistant Professor; Food, Science, and Nutrition; CFANS


African and Latin American Gendered and Racialized Migration Experiences
Cawo Abdi, Assistant Professor, Sociology, CLA
Lorena Munoz, Assistant Professor, Geography, CLA
Erika Busse, Postdoctoral Fellow, Office for Equity and Diversity, CLA


Development of Searice
W. Thomas Shier, Professor, Medicinal Chemistry , College of Pharmacy

Cookstoves and Carbon: Emerging Approaches to Technological Diffusion
Sarah Burridge, Ph.D Student, Conservation Biology, CFANS


Global Patterns of Avoidable Nitrogen and Phosphorus Pollution
Nathaniel Mueller, Graduate Fellow, Institute on the Environment

Building Resilience to Urban Drought: A Socio-Ecological Framework
Lawrence A. Baker, Professor, Bioproducts & Biosystems Engineering, CSE & CFANS


Assessment of Prenatal Care Knowledge and Utilization by Resettled African Refugee Women in Utah
Jessica Lynn Lowe, MPH Candidate, Epidemiology & Community Health, SPH

Japanese Socialization and Educational Practices for Elementary School-Aged Children with “Development Disabilities”
Misa Kayama, Postdoctoral Associate, Social Work, CEHD
Wendy Haight, Professor, Social Work, CEHD


 

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