Annual Fellows

Fellows Program

Dr. Anthony J. Nocella II

Coordinator, CAS Annual Fellows Program


  1. This annual program is dedicated postdoctrates with an expertise in the area of critical animal studies and that does not hold a full-time professor position or another Fellows position.
  2. This program is open to postdoctrates internationally.
  3. Fellows are unpaid.
  4. Fellows are encouraged to provide research, lectures, advice, and assist in organizing events and programs.
  5. To apply Fellows must be ICAS members.


If you would like to apply to any of the above programs please send:

  1. A 80 to 100 words one paragraph third person biography
  2. Resume/CV
  3. Your full contact information (phone-number, e-mail, name, address

2020 ICAS Fellows

Isabella LaRocca González is an artist, educator and activist working primarily with photography and motion pictures. Her work is part of a long tradition in photography: to bring to light and find beauty in the disregarded, hidden, unconscious, or commonplace. Awards for her work include the Ferguson Grant from the Friends of Photography in San Francisco, CA for excellence and commitment to the field of photography. Her photographs have been exhibited throughout the United States including a solo show at the Center for Photography in Woodstock, NY. The work La Rocca creates and exhibits is deeply informed by her intersectional social justice animal liberation activism. In addition, animal advocacy organizations she has provided pro bono still and motion picture photography for include Free From Harm, Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary, Millacayohtl/Seed the Commons, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Berkeley Animal Shelter, Oakland Animal Shelter, Global March for Elephants and Rhinos, Factory Farming Awareness Coalition, National Animal Rights Day, Earth Hour San Francisco, Duo Duo Project, Direct Action Everywhere, Farm Sanctuary Walk for Animals, and Goatlandia Animal Sanctuary.