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Dr. Dina Franceschi

Professor of Economics
dfranceschi@fairfield.edu
o: Donnarumma Hall Rm 313
p: x2850

 

Honors

 Fairfield University, “Woman of the Year”, May 2010

Awards

Fairfield University, 2007 State of CT Community Service Awards, April 10.

Grants

$300,000. “Tropical Environmental Science in Brazil.”  U.S. Department of State, Office of International Education. (with Susan Fitzgerald and Brian Walker) 2010- 2013.

 $210,000. “Understanding Poverty, Displacement and the Environment Across Continents.”  U.S. Department of Education, Office of Postsecondary Education, Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education, U.S.-Brazil Higher Education Consortium Program. (with Matthew Witt and Marcos Pedlowski) 2007-2012.

 $23,800. “Environmental Studies; Professor Marcos Pedlowski”  Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence, Council on International Educational Exchange. 2005-2006.

 $75,000.  “Improvement of Environmental Decision-making at the Community Level” U.S. Department of Education, Office of Postsecondary Education, Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education, The U.S.-Brazil Higher Education Consortium Program. (with James Kahn and Alexandre Rivas) 2004-2006.

 $208,000. “The Environment, Economic Development and Quality of Life Nexus”  U.S. Department of Education, Office of Postsecondary Education, Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education, U.S.-Brazil Higher Education Consortium Program. (with James Kahn, Alexandre Rivas and Carlos Rezende) 2001-06.