Fulbright awardee Dr. Christina Verano Sornito-Carter to conduct heritage conservation and disaster management research in the Philippines

Dr. Christina Verano Sornito-Carter, assistant professor in Appalachian State University’s Department of Anthropology, has been awarded a 2019–20 research grant through the Fulbright Scholar Program for her project “Against Decaying Futures: Heritage Conservation and Disaster Management on a Visayan Island.”

She will travel to the Philippines in August 2020 to perform her research at the University of the Philippines Visayas in the city of Iloilo, which is located in the central Philippines.

Dr. Christina Sornito-Carter, a 2019–20 Fulbright recipient and assistant professor in Appalachian’s Department of Anthropology. Photo submitted
Published: Nov 6, 2019 8:13am