Center for International Education
Fall 2007

Three faculty members from UNH headed abroad as Fulbright Fellows


Professors Andrew Conroy, Robert Jolley, and Judith Sharkey have been named Fulbright Fellows for the coming year. Conroy, professor of applied animal science at the Thompson School, will spend 2008 teaching at the Polytechnic of Namibia in Windhoek, Namibia, and conducting research on “The Role, Challenges and Future of Livestock in Community Managed Natural Resource Conservancies.”

Associate professor of social work Robert Jolley, whose interest is “Higher School of Social Work and Social Pedagogics,” is spending the current academic year teaching at ATTISTIBA in Riga, Latvia.

Mexico is the destination for Judith Sharkey, associate professor of education. She will spend spring semester 2008 at the Autonomous University of Aquascalientes teaching and conducting research in applied linguistics, with a focus on “L2 Language and Literacy as Culture Practices.”

Professor Andrew Conroy
Professor Andrew Conroy
Professor Robert Jolley
Professor Robert Jolley
Professor Judith Sharkey
Professor Judith Sharkey

The Fulbright Scholar Program sends 800 U.S. faculty members and professionals abroad each year to lecture and conduct research in a wide variety of academic and professional fields. For more information on the Fulbright Scholar Program, visit http://www.fulbrightonline.org or contact UNH representative Lynnette Hentges, Office of Sponsored Research, 862-2002 or via e-mail at lynnette.hentges@unh.edu.