Academics and Research

Bharat Venkat
April 25

UO professor awarded fellowship for research on TB in India

The award from the American Council of Learned Societies will help Bharat Venkat finish a book
The Aashraya team with a finished emergency shelter
April 24

In quake-ravaged Nepal, a student's work is helping rebuild

Dristi Manandhar will soon have her master's in architecture; she already knows how she will use it
Image of melting globe
April 24

Latest climate research will be aired at UO symposium

What’s new with climate change in Oregon?
UO biologist Chuck Kimmel
April 24

Two scientists honored for contributions to zebrafish research

Biologists Chuck Kimmel and Adam Miller are recognized for their work with the model organism
Syrian refugees at railway station in Hungary
April 21

UO psychologist to explore the numbing of compassion

Paul Slovic's Quack Chats talk will address valuing human life amid rising death counts in the world's hot spots
Diana Libuda
April 20

UO biology professor Diana Libuda named 2017 Searle Scholar

The award will help fund a research project aimed at understanding male infertility
Leaf with sustainability icons
April 18

UO named sustainability hub for Pacific Rim university network

The group will hold its first international conference in Portland this September
Aparna Sundar, UO Department of Marketing
April 18

As an 'emerging fellow' UO researcher to follow the signs

Aparna Sundar is named to the first class of a fellowship program dedicated to the study of business signage
Image from a liquor store with an inset of Oregon's required signage that warns women to avoid alcohol while pregnant
April 18

Warning labels about drinking while pregnant are working

Signs in a Eugene grocery store prompted a budding UO health economist to ask if such warnings were a policy that is working
Charles Martinez (left) with colleague and student
April 17

UO’s Charles Martinez named to Knight Professorship

Martinez is a leading researcher in prevention science and helping disadvantaged groups

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