associate professor of education, has been selected as a 2014-15
Chancellor’s Fellow. The Chancellor’s Fellows Program recognizes
“the rising stars who shine as teachers and campus citizens, and
whose scholarly work already puts them at the top of their fields
— garnering attention far and wide.” It is one of the highest and
most prestigious honors on this campus.
Ballard’s selection as a Chancellor’s Fellow will ensure that her
scholarship receives wider recognition and will enable her to
pursue her work in new and creative ways. Ballard will hold the
title of Chancellor’s Fellow until July 1, 2019, and will receive
a one-time award of $25,000 to support her research and projects.
Chancellor’s Fellows Program is supported by funds from the
Chancellor’s Club and the annual fund of the University of
California, Davis. The goal of the program is to honor the
achievements of outstanding faculty members early in their
Heidi Ballard is the Founder and Faculty Director of the Center
for Community and Citizen Science. You can find more information
about her past and current projects, and sign up for occasional
updates at the Center’s website.