Gender-Based Violence

Mentor Name:
Annie Fukushima

Mentor Position:
Associate Professor

Department:
Ethnic Studies

College:
Cultural & Social Transformation

Email:
a.fukushima@utah.edu


Project Description:

The Gender-Based Violence Consortium’s vision is to increase public recognition of and deepen public knowledge about this type of violence through research innovation and collaboration, creation of research communities, and enhanced educational efforts. Dr. Fukushima invites undergraduate researchers who are interested in gender-based violence issues (domestic violence, sexual violence, human trafficking, stalking, colonial violence, or racialized sexuality) to connect to learn how you might be involved in research.



Opportunity Type:

Volunteer; Prepare a UROP proposal; Write an Honors Thesis or Senior Thesis; Earn independent study credit


Student Role:

Students may participate in the following types of research: conducting interviews, focus groups, surveys, recruiting participants, literature review, data analysis.


Student Benefits:

Dr. Fukushima is committed to mentoring undergraduate researchers. Students may co-author, create participations, create content, central to professional development.


Project Duration:

10 hours per week.


Minimum Requirements:

Dr. Fukushima works from a strength-based perspective, therefore, will meet with prospective undergraduate researchers to ascertain how they may join her research team.