Join us Sept. 22 for the Summer Undergraduate Research Grant Edition of CURCA

Join us Thursday, September 22, for a special edition of the Celebration of Undergraduate Research and Education (CURCA), featuring the twenty undergraduate students who received Summer Undergraduate Research Grants. You will learn about the research these students conducted over the summer, from projects ranging from a study of nostalgia to the mathematical modeling of cancer.  … Continue reading Join us Sept. 22 for the Summer Undergraduate Research Grant Edition of CURCA

Congratulations to Faculty Award Recipients!

Congratulations to the following faculty members who have received awards for teaching and research: 2022 Chancellor’s Award for Outstanding Research and Creative Activity Dr. Nawaf Bou-Rabee, Department of Mathematical Sciences Dr. Grace Brannigan, Department of Physics Dr. Andrey Grigoriev, Department of Biology Dr. Rufan Luo, Department of Psychology Dr. Daniel Semenza, Department of Sociology, Anthropology, … Continue reading Congratulations to Faculty Award Recipients!

Congratulations to FASC Tenure and Promoted Faculty

The Board of Governors approved the following promotions and tenure appointments at their meeting on Tuesday, April 12: Dr. Lauren Daniel – Promoted to Associate Professor of Psychology Dr. Angélica González – Promoted to Associate Professor of Biology Dr. Jillian Sayre – Promoted to Associate Professor of English  We want to offer our heartiest congratulations … Continue reading Congratulations to FASC Tenure and Promoted Faculty

Dr. Charlotte Markey to Appear on Voices of Distinction Panel on March 24

Dr. Charlotte Markey, Professor of Psychology, will appear as part of the Voices of Distinction panel, sponsored by the Office of the Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, on Thursday, March 24. This panel aims to address the following questions: Why is public writing important to your research? How do you translate your research for … Continue reading Dr. Charlotte Markey to Appear on Voices of Distinction Panel on March 24

Prevention Science Speaker Series Continues March 31

The Department of Psychology and the Health Sciences Program will host a Prevention Sciences Speaker Series, continuing Thursday, March 31.  On Thursday, March 31, 2022, Carol Scheffner Hammer, Ph.D., Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the Teachers College at Columbia University, will present, “Developing Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Interactions.” This event will take place … Continue reading Prevention Science Speaker Series Continues March 31

Announcement of Faculty Promotions and Tenure Appointments

Congratulations to the following faculty members who received promotions and tenure appointments approved by the Board of Governors at a meeting on Wednesday, April 14: Department of Childhood Studies Dr. Meredith Bak – Associate Professor  Dr. Daniel Cook – Distinguished Professor Department of English and Communication  Dr. M.A. Rafey Habib – Distinguished Professor  Department of … Continue reading Announcement of Faculty Promotions and Tenure Appointments

Registration is Open for the Discussion with Leslie Lehr, Author of “A Boob’s Life”

It’s the body part that gets the most media attention. But, why don’t we talk about them – like, really talk about “boobs”? Five percent of women in the U.S. have had breast implants. New research indicates that more than 2/3 of women – in 40 countries around the world – are dissatisfied with their … Continue reading Registration is Open for the Discussion with Leslie Lehr, Author of “A Boob’s Life”

Register Now for “Communal Coping: Implications for Relationships and Health”

The Health Sciences Center will host Vicki Helgeson, Ph.D., a faculty member in the Department of Psychology at Carnegie Mellon University on Tuesday, March 30, at 12:45 p.m. Dr. Helgeson will discuss, “Communal Coping: Implications for Relationships and Health.”  Registration is required to receive the Zoom link. 

Register Now for a Discussion with Alumnus Louis Bezich about his Book “Crack the Code”

Life is filled with potential health challenges, especially as we get older. What keeps us focused on staying healthy? How can we motivate ourselves to improve our diets, behaviors, and attitudes? Join author, educator, and Rutgers alumnus Louis Bezich in a discussion of his book Crack the Code: 10 Proven Secrets that Motivate Healthy Behavior and Inspire Fulfillment … Continue reading Register Now for a Discussion with Alumnus Louis Bezich about his Book “Crack the Code”

Registration Open for the Fifth Annual Faculty Fellow Lecture

Join us Tuesday, September 29, for the Fifth Annual Faculty Fellow Lecture and First Scarlet Scholars Lecture, featuring Dr. Charlotte Markey, Professor of Psychology. Dr. Markey will present, “Raising Body Positive Girls.”  All are welcome to attend this virtual lecture. The event will begin at 12:30 p.m. on September 29. Registration is required and due … Continue reading Registration Open for the Fifth Annual Faculty Fellow Lecture