- Associate Professor
Jacob Hibel receives UC Davis Division of Social Sciences Dean's Innovation Award
Hibel was one of four UC Davis scholars to receive the $1000 UC Davis Division of Social Sciences Dean's Innovation Award. Senate or Federation scholars whose recent work demonstrates exceptional innovation in research and scholarship are eligible. Hibel plans to use the funds to support data collection for his project that looks at how local immigration contexts shape California school district policies for reducing achievement gaps between immigrant and native students.