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RFCUNY/CUNY Launch Faculty Travel for Research Program

February 6, 2017 | Announcements

The Research Foundation, CUNY and the CUNY Office of Research are pleased to announce the FY2017 Faculty Travel for Research Program, which aims to promote research and scholarly creativity across the CUNY university system. The program, administered by RFCUNY with guidance and support from CUNY Office of Research, will support out-of-town travel to develop new […]

You Now Have Access to GrantForward, A New Searchable Grant Funding Database!

January 31, 2017 | Announcements

RFCUNY has subscribed to a one-year free trial to GrantForward, an online search engine that provides information to faculty and researchers on upcoming external grant funding opportunities. Every CUNY user can sign up by entering their institution email address (cuny.edu or rfcuny.org). Go to GrantForward.com and select Sign Up (at the top-right corner of the […]

Do You Have A Google Scholar Profile? You Should! Find Out how to Create One

December 13, 2016 | Announcements

Did you know that one way to increase your research’s impact is to create a Google Scholar profile? Google Scholar offers a popular way to create a profile that showcases your own papers and the citations they’ve received. It also calculates a platform-dependent h-index, which many researchers love to track (for better or for worse). […]

Apply Now! 2017 L’Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellowship Program

December 7, 2016 | Announcements, Funding

Applications for the 2017 L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program are now open and are due on Friday, February 3, 2017. The L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science program recognizes and rewards the contributions women make in STEM fields and identifies exceptional women researchers committed to serving as role models for younger generations.  More […]

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), […]