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Vice Chancellor Student Affairs/Sustainable CUNY Student Sustainability Competition

November 30, 2016 | Announcements, Student Resources

Interim Vice Chancellor Christopher Rosa and University Director of Sustainability Tria Case announce the commencement of the 2016-17 CUNY Student Sustainability Competition. The mission of this competition is to encourage individuals and teams of students to advance the sustainability work of the City University of New York, in partnership with faculty mentors. We seek applicants […]

STEM Events & Opportunities Happening in December

November 29, 2016 | Announcements, Funding

NYC Science Communication Careers in Medical Communications Thursday, December 8, 2016 | 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM (Location: Room 9206, CUNY Graduate Center, 365 5th Ave, New York, New York 10016)NYC Science Communication is launching the first event, a panel discussion on Careers in Medical Communications. In this panel discussion, four medical writers with over […]

Dr. Ilona Kretzschmar of City College Named a 2016 AAAS Fellow!

November 21, 2016 | Announcements, Faculty

Washington D.C.— Dr. Ilona Kretzschmar of the City College of the City University of New York (CUNY) has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Election as an AAAS Fellow is an honor bestowed upon AAAS members by their peers. This year 391 members have been awarded this […]

New! The CUNY Academy Travel Awards for Associate Professors

November 18, 2016 | Announcements, Funding

Established in 2016, the CUNY Academy’s Travel Awards for Associate Professors  provide grants of up to $500 to full-time CUNY Associate Professors. The award is for presenting, chairing or moderating at a scholarly conference from July 1, 2016, to June 1, 2017. Those who have received other awards from the CUNY Academy are fully eligible […]

The William Stewart Travel Awards Is Accepting Applications

November 16, 2016 | Announcements, Funding

Established in 2002, the William Stewart Travel Awards provide grants of up to $500 to full-time assistant professors who first took up the position of CUNY assistant professor after July 2013. The award is for presenting, chairing or moderating at a scholarly conference from July 1, 2016 to June 1, 2017. Professor Stewart, a groundbreaking […]

Facilities, Equipment, and Other Resources at the CUNY ASRC

November 9, 2016 | Announcements

The CUNY Advanced Science Research Center (ASRC) is a multidisciplinary facility that provides approximately 227,000 square feet of assignable area for flexible purpose-built research laboratories, lab support spaces, shared specialty core facilities (including state-of-the-art spectroscopy, imaging and surface science facilities, a visualization center, a 5,000 square foot clean room, and a center for comparative medicine), […]

Get Your NSF Proposal Into Shape At An All-day Boot Camp

November 4, 2016 | Announcements, Events

  “Write That NSF Preproposal!” CUNY Boot Camp Saturday, December 10, 2016 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM Location: Belfer Research Building, Rm. 302AB 413 E 69th Street New York, NY 10021 (between York and 1st Avenues) The goal of the Preproposal Boot Camp is for faculty members to spend a day and focus fully on getting started […]

The CUNY & Capital One Community College Innovation Challenge is back!

September 28, 2016 | Announcements

Have you heard about the CUNY & Capital One Community College Innovation Challenge?  It’s a competition that helps community college students develop and pursue an original idea.  All current CUNY community college students are invited to attend the welcome event on Wednesday, October 26 and can RSVP at http://bit.ly/2cRvu9u. For more information, please contact the […]

New Resources Available to CUNY Researchers

August 25, 2016 | Announcements

The CUNY Office of Research is pleased to offer two new resources to the University’s research community: 1. Subscription to EurekAlert! (an online global news distribution service operated by AAAS: the American Association for the Advancement of Science) 2. Membership in the Black Rock Forest Consortium (a 3,870-acre forest and a scientific field station in […]

2016 Junior Faculty Research Award Winners

August 23, 2016 | Announcements, Awards, Faculty

Originally published in May for the Spring 2016 Research Newsletter The CUNY Junior Faculty Research Award in Science and Engineering (J-FRASE) is an Alfred P. Sloan Foundation-funded program that aims to support and advance early career STEM faculty at CUNY. In the current round, 33 applications were received from faculty in 14 colleges and in […]