Tomas Leon

Something in the Water

How tramping across rice paddies in Thailand can help unravel tropical diseases and improve public health.

Nominations for Volvo Environment Prize — 1/10/2018

Since the first award in 1990, the Volvo Environment Prize has become one of the scientific world’s most respected environmental prizes.  Laureates represent all fields of environmental and sustainability studies and initiatives. The Volvo Environment Prize is awarded annually by … Continued

Harvard University Environmental Fellows Program — 1/17/2018

The Harvard University Center for the Environment created the Environmental Fellows program to enable recent doctorate recipients to use and expand Harvard’s extraordinary resources to tackle complex environmental problems. The Environmental Fellows work for two years with Harvard faculty members … Continued

Brazil Biodiversity Fellowships — 3/10/2017

The Research and Innovation Fellowship for Agriculture (RIFA) is a graduate student fellowship program based at UC Davis that provides funding for student fellows to work overseas for two to six months on research or projects in agriculture, food systems or … Continued

Call for Proposals for the TomKat UC Carbon Neutrality Project — 4/18/2016

The TomKat UC Carbon Neutrality Project supports innovative multi-disciplinary research projects that will substantially accelerate progress of the University of California’s Carbon Neutrality Initiative. This project aims to address topics such as technology assessments (e.g, energy storage, pathways to transition off natural … Continued

Cool Campus Challenge

Help the University of California (and Berkeley) become carbon neutral by 2025. From October 6 to December 10, 2015 all faculty, staff, and students are invited to participate … Continued

Cal’s Greener Academics

Cal is home to a number of scientists, researchers and academics whose work is focused on making the planet better.