Mehrnush (Nushy) Golriz

Mehrnush (Nushy) Golriz

Graduate Student



mobility justice, legal geographies, resource extraction, lithium, Latin America (Chile)


2021 M.A. Geography, University of California Los Angeles 

2015 B.A. Geography modified with Portuguese Language, Hispanic Studies, cum laudeDartmouth College

Grants & Awards

2020-2022  UCLA Department of Geography Research Travel Grant

2022  CLAG Student Travel Award 

2021  CLAG Master’s Field Study Award 

2021  AAG Latin American Specialty Group Master’s Field Study Award

2019-2024  National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

2019-2021  UCLA Graduate Dean’s Scholarship 

2018-2019  Dartmouth College James B. Reynold’s Scholarship for Foreign Study 

2018  Brazilian Studies Association Brazil Initiation Scholarship 


Helga Leitner

Shaina Potts