Nancy McElwain, PhD, is a professor in the Department of Human Development & Family Studies and the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology, with affiliate appointments in the Center for Social and Behavioral Science (CSBS) and the Personalized Nutrition Initiative in the Carle R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology. Prof. McElwain’s research advances the
UIUC recently joined the College and University Fund for the Social Sciences (CUF). A key aim of the CUF is to foster the kind of funding needed for large-scale research that produces solutions to pressing social problems by connecting the nation’s most active research institutions with public and private funders of social and behavioral science.
Kaylee Lukacena, PhD., is a Research Development Manager for the social and behavioral health portfolio at the CSBS. We asked Kaylee to share more about her role and experiences. Tell us a little bit about yourself. What led you to the CSBS?I was born and raised in the Appalachian region of Ohio with a love