UC Davis Hellman Fellows

The UC Davis Hellman Fellows Program promotes the scholarly growth of fa culty members at the Assistant Professor rank who exhibit the potential for great academic distinction, and for whom Hellman funding can significantly stimulate productivity in research and other creative scholarly activities. A major goal for the program is to enhance the progress of faculty participants towards tenure.


Jawdat Al-Bassam, assistant professor (MCB) - 2014-2015

Lifeng Xu, assistant professor (MMG) - 2013-2014

Kieth Baar, assistant professor (NPB) - 2011-2012

Siobhan Brady, assistant professor (PLB) - 2011-2012

Arne Ekstrom, assistant professor (Center of Neuroscience) - 2011-2012