A Utah State University associate professor has been named recipient of a Fulbright grant to do research and teach in Brazil.

Mark Lusk, coordinator of the USU social work program, was selected by the U.S. Information Agency to work at the Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. There, Lusk will continue his study on street children and will teach social research methods.Lusk has previously consulted for the U.S. Agency for International Development in Latin America, South Asia and the Caribbean, and was a Fulbright senior lecturer at the Catholic University of Peru.