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Archive for 2011

CUNY selected for NSF-funded Workshop Program on Institutionalizing Undergraduate Research

November 15, 2011 | Announcements, Awards, Funding

The City University of New York has been selected by the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) to participate in an NSF-funded program designed to improve the quality of undergraduate science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education at college and university systems and consortia. After a highly competitive national selection process, CUR announced on November 7 that three […]

Women in Science: Negotiating a Successful Academic Career

November 1, 2011 | Faculty, Postdoctoral Development, Vice Chancellor for Research

On September 22, 2011 the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research held a roundtable discussion as part of its ongoing Women in Science programming. The event brought together notable women scholars and administrators from across CUNY to address the topic of Negotiating a Successful Academic Career.

The Energy Institute Announces 11 Winners of Electricity Storage Research Seed Grants

September 14, 2011 | Awards, Funding

Twenty CUNY researchers representing seven colleges and a variety of scientific disciplines were recently awarded seed grants from the CUNY Energy Institute to advance electricity storage research.

CUNY Undergrads Participate in Summer Research Program at Mount Sinai

September 14, 2011 | Programs, Student Resources

In its fourth year, Systems Biology Center New York (SBCNY) Summer Undergraduate Research program at Mount Sinai awarded fellowships to two CUNY students for a 10-week research-intensive systems biology training program conducted in the Center’s laboratories.

The 2011 Community College Collaborative Incentive Research Grant Winners

September 14, 2011 | Awards, Faculty, Funding

Four projects were funded through the 2011 Community College Collaborative Incentive Research Grant (C3IRG) program.

CCNY Professor Finalist for Prestigious Blavatnik Award

September 14, 2011 | Faculty, News

Dr. Robert Anderson (CCNY) has been named a finalist for the prestigious Blavatnik Award for Young Scientists.

Announcing the 2012 Community College Collaborative Incentive Research Grant Competition

September 14, 2011 | Announcements, Events, Funding, Opportunities

A one-day grant writing workshop for the Community College Collaborative Incentive Research Grant (C3IRG) will be held on January 5 at BMCC.

Did You Know?

September 14, 2011 | Did You Know?

National Postdoc Appreciation Week is September 19-23.

CUNY CREST Institute Receives $15 Million Research and Education Grant From NOAA

September 14, 2011 | Awards, Funding, News

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Cooperative Remote Sensing Science and Technology center (NOAA-CREST) has recently been awarded a five-year, $15 million research and education grant from NOAA’s Office of Education.

BioAccelerate NYC Prize

September 14, 2011 | Announcements, Funding, Opportunities

CUNY’s Technology Commercialization Office (TCO) is encouraging biotech researchers to apply for the New York City Investment Fund (NYCIF) BioAccelerate NYC Prize.