The University of Massachusetts 2005-2006 Fulbright Scholars
The UMass Professors selected as Fulbright Scholars are:
Professor Joyce Berkman, Department of History, UMass Amherst will lecture and do research on Women and Gender in U.S. History at the Free University of Berlin in Berlin, Germany.
Professor Eduardo Cattani, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, UMass Amherst will lecture and do research in Toric Residues, Hypergeometric Functions and Mirror Symmetry at the University of Buenos Aires in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Professor William Gerace, Department of Physics and Director of the Scientific Reasoning Research Institute, College of Natural Science and Mathematics, UMass Amherst will lecture and do research on Physical Science Instruction; Needs and Barriers Faced by Rural In-Service Teachers at the University of Fort Hare, Alice, South Africa.
Professor Robert Wick, Department of Soil and Insect Sciences, UMass Amherst will lecture on Diagnostic Plant pathology at Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, Bangladesh.
Professor Weili Ye, Department of History and Women's Studies, UMass Boston will do research on The Missing Generation: Modernity, War and Urban Educated Youth in the Making of the Chinese Revolution -at the Chinese Academy of Social Science, Beijing, China.
The University of Massachusetts will also be the host site for 5 Visiting Fulbright Scholars from Morocco, Turkey, Ghana, Uganda, and the Netherlands.