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The UCLA Faculty Career Development Awards for AY06-07 provide regular rank junior faculty with research support at a critical time in the pre-tenure stage. This award responds to the need of junior ladder faculty members for support for scholarship and creative activities necessary for promotion to tenure. Special consideration was given to junior faculty who contribute to the diversity of the University through their research or creative activities as outlined in APM 210-d(2).

The 2006-07 Recipients are:
Harold Barrett, Anthropology
Amander Clark, Molecular, Cell & Developmental Biology
Robert Cooper, Education
Rachelle Crosbie, Physiological Science
John De Figueiredo, Management
Mark Frye, Physiological Science
Langston Holly, Surgery
Daniel Kamei, Bioengineering
Abby Kavner, Earth and Space Sciences
Anna Lau, Psychology
Anna More, Spanish & Portuguese
Vinit Mukhija, Urban Planning
Ladan Shams, Psychology
Rebecca Shipe, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Valda Upenieks, Nursing
Elizabeth Upton, Musicology
Lynn Vavreck, Political Science
Rainer Wallny, Physics & Astronomy
Cheng-Chieh Yu, World Arts & Cultures

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