Sonja Diaz, the founding director of the Latino Policy & Politics Initiative, understands how research can directly result in legislation that serves society’s needs.
The dean of the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health is guiding UCLA’s response to COVID-19.
Ananya Roy, director of the Institute on Inequality and Democracy, works with community organizations and social movements to address societal challenges.
Aaswath Raman engineers new technologies to cool buildings and generate electricity using a little-studied natural phenomenon.
Through UCLA’s Dancing Disability Lab, choreographer Victoria Marks brings international artists to campus to study and help shape the future of disability in dance.
Professor of Medicine Barbara Natterson-Horowitz studies animals to make better sense of humans.
Professor Gina Kim is using virtual reality to subvert Hollywood stereotypes of Asians, women and others.