DPDF recipient David Platzer spoke with SSRC Program Assistant Nirali Vyas about his work as a user experience (UX) researcher for Adobe. Platzer shares his perspective on connecting academia and industry after…
Rachel Meltzer, a 2007 Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship recipient, discusses her experience as a DPDF fellow and her research on how public policies effect housing, land use, and economic development in urban communities.
Rebecca Woods, a 2008 Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship recipient, discusses the experience of interacting with her DPDF colleagues from diverse disciplines and with diverse research interests within Animal Studies, as well as how she has maintained connections with those colleagues since her fellowship experience.
Stuart Schrader, a 2011 Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship recipient, discusses the insights he gained from discussions with his DPDF colleagues and faculty directors regarding inherited understandings of global urbanism, as well as how his experience visiting Jakarta, Indonesia with his fellow DPDF field alumni in 2012 influenced his thinking about the field of Provincializing Global Urbanism.