National Science Foundation Grants

UC Davis Honorees 


Amber Boydstun

Political scientist and assistant professor Amber Boydstun studies the distribution of attention in politics, or the causes, dynamics and political effects of media attention on and framing of various events. 



Alison Ledgerwood

Associate Professor of Psychology Alison Ledgerwood asks, "how do we reach beyond our current experience," in her research centering around the social psychological tools that humans have developed to create bridges between "the self from the other, the present from the future and the us from them."