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News Posted on May 7, 2013

Professor Pruitt Selected for California Rural Issues Focus Group

Professor Lisa R. Pruitt has been selected to participate in the Rural Issues Focus Group hosted by the Governor's Office of Planning and Research.  The group will consist of a wide range of community leaders, local government representatives, NGO representatives, and researchers from all over the state.

Lisa R. Pruitt is a professor at UC Davis School of Law whose recent scholarship explores the legal relevance of rural spatiality, including how it inflects dimensions of gender, race, and ethnicity.  Pruitt's work also considers rural-urban difference in transnational and international contexts.