Academics and Research

Ebola testing lab
April 2

UO geography prof urges change in pandemic fund oversight

Leigh Johnson and a colleague say COVID-19 and Ebola have exposed problems
Michael Fakhri
March 30

UO law professor Michael Fakhri appointed to UN post

For the next three years, he will look at food issues in all parts of the world
Watching a class online
March 30

UO jumps into remote learning with passion and innovation

During the global health emergency, the UO taps into expertise and community spirit
Biology professor Diana Libuda
March 27

Faculty borrow a page from Hollywood as spring term nears

Several UO profs got creative in preparing for an unprecedented spring term
Air ducts in large building
March 24

UO's indoor research center takes aim at COVID-19 risks

Researchers show how their work may help keep buildings safe from exposure
Glass blowing
March 23

UO physics study sheds light on a glassy conundrum

A new UO study provides an important clue to one of physics’ great unsolved mysteries
Aerial view of campus
March 20

Education, law are again among the best in grad school rankings

The College of Education rose to No. 4 among public universities in the U.S.
Pioneer Mother
March 19

The UO's women scholars are taking the lead in academia

UO female faculty provide leadership and inspiration through a variety of organizations
Stock image of hands working on research in a lab
March 16

Nominations open for the 2020 Outstanding Research Awards

Awardees receive commendation and $1,000 in research support; deadline is April 10
Beta Cells light up bright green inside the zebrafish pancreas
March 11

Innovation Beat: Patents and licensing deals, provost's big ideas

UO researchers continue to make new discoveries and create new products