PhD Student Naya Jones Wins Research Grant from Association of American Geographers
Posted: April 16, 2013
The Department of Geography and the Environment is pleased to congratulate Naya Jones on receiving a Dissertation Research Grant from the Association of American Geographers. Selected proposals demonstrated high standards of scholarship, and represented a broad spectrum of geographical specialties. For more information about AAG grants, visit http://www.aag.org/cs/grants/dissertation.
Naya is a PhD Candidate in the department. Her current research focuses on how self-identified African-American/Black youth navigate the local foodscape in the context of rapid gentrification. For more information about Naya's research, visit http://www.utexas.edu/cola/depts/geography/people/Graduate-Students/profile.php?id=nj628