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News Posted on September 11, 2013

Professor Pruitt to Serve on California Governor's Office of Planning and Research Rural Issues Focus Group

Professor Lisa R. Pruitt has been appointed to the Rural Issues Focus Group of the California Governor's Office of Planning and Research.  This group, recently formed, will provide advice, information, and insight, from a rural perspective, on a number of statewide policy issues.

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.