Graduate Education Offers Fellowships to HASS, Architecture Students

April 15, 2024

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

The Office of Graduate Education, in cooperation with the schools of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, and Architecture, have presented the 2024-25 Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences and Architecture Fellowship to the following students listed below.

These competitive fellowships are sponsored by the Dean of Graduate Education, Dorit Nevo, and offer the opportunity for advanced Ph.D. students to produce exemplary dissertation research in Architecture and Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences.

Alexander Betsos, “Addiction Science and the State:  Crafting Canadian Drug Las in the Late 20th Century.”

Adviser: Nancy Campbell  

Jaehoon “Jason” Choi, “Formulating a unique conception of technics through the Brushing Project.

Adviser: Matthew Goodheart 

Milena Jonas Bem “Designing Museums as Audiovisual Spaces.” 

Adviser: Jonas Braash 

Pratama Pradheksa, “Greening Ashes:  The Sociotechnical Governance of Waste to Energy (WTE) Incinerators.”

Adviser: Abby Kinchy

Li Zheng, “Enhancing Episodic Future Thinking in Children with ADHD: A Virtual Reality Gaming Therapy Approach.”

Adviser: Mei Si  

Students interested in applying to fellowship programs are encouraged to contact Betty Madigan, fellowship adviser, at

Written By Tracey Leibach
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