Academics and Research

Artist image of Knight Campus interior
April 26

Knight Campus launches affiliation program to support faculty

The Faculty Affiliation Program will connect researchers and others with the campus programs
Bike traffic light
April 25

UO team hopes for a green light to develop a new bike signal app

An idea from two UO professors could put bicyclists in the driver's seat at traffic lights
Geri Richmond talks with a student in her UO lab
April 24

OSU gives Linus Pauling Legacy Award to UO’s Richmond

As the award’s 10th recipient, the UO’s Presidential Chair in Science will give a talk at OSU May 22
Bust of Hypatia
April 24

Feminist philosophy journal Hypatia finds a new home at UO

It is the leading journal in the field and will be led by a team in the UO Department of Philosophy
MRI device and brain scan
April 22

UO researchers look to future of neuroscience and data collection

A new interdisciplinary effort is looking at the ethical and legal implications of applied neuroscience
Professor Andrew Kern
April 22

UO researcher uses evolutionary science to combat malaria

Andrew Kern is using population genetics to see how mosquitoes become resistant to pesticides
Jenny Lin
April 19

Shanghai's food, art and music inspire a UO professor

Jenny Lin, an expert in contemporary Asian art and urban culture, also writes about vampires
CSWS logo
April 18

Center for Study of Women in Society names grant recipients

Graduate student Celeste Reeb was awarded the 2019-20 Jane Grant Dissertation Fellowship
Stock art shows mouse nibbling on food
April 18

UO team finds mouse the brain area that links sounds to rewards

Studies in Santiago Jaramillo’s lab answer questions on how sounds influence reward expectation
Urbanism Next 2018 conference
April 17

Urbanism Next to host second national conference in Portland

Participants will discuss the effects emerging technologies will have on cities and communities