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Graduate Education Announcements

Graduate Student Speaker Series Spring 2014


Dissertation Research Fellowship Awards Program

The Dean of Graduate Education has announced a limited restoration of the Dissertation Research Fellowship Awards Program, effective November 2012, to assist doctoral candidates who are incurring doctoral research expenses. Obtain details at the program's General Information page.

Bridge to the Doctorate Program

The Bridge to the Doctorate program is a graduate fellowship and support program for former LSAMP participants or students graduating from an LSAMP institution, who are planning to matriculate in a graduate program in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM).  Obtain details at the program's General Information page.

From the UAlbany News Center

Faculty News

UAlbany sociologist Samantha Friedman

UAlbany Sociologist on Fulbright Researches Residential Segregation in Turkey

University at Albany associate professor and sociologist Samantha Friedman is in Turkey on a Fulbright Scholarship this academic year, examining residential segregation by socioeconomic status (SES) across the country’s provinces and districts and comparing it to such segregation in the United States.

Scales of Justice

UAlbany, New York Office of Indigent Legal Services Partner to Improve Legal Counsel for the Underserved

UAlbany announces a partnership with the New York Office of Indigent Legal Services to research the state of legal counsel available for the poor and underserved. The two-year study seeks to determine if the indigent have the appropriate resources available to them at the right time.

Trench Warfare World War I

UAlbany Expert: Effects of World War I Still Resonate in 2014

University at Albany Associate Professor of History Richard Fogarty is an expert on Europe, imperialism, national identity and the impact of World War I. He discusses how the impact of 'the Great War' is still felt in the 21st Century.

Research News

UAlbany sociologist Samantha Friedman

UAlbany Sociologist on Fulbright Researches Residential Segregation in Turkey

University at Albany associate professor and sociologist Samantha Friedman is in Turkey on a Fulbright Scholarship this academic year, examining residential segregation by socioeconomic status (SES) across the country’s provinces and districts and comparing it to such segregation in the United States.

Everette Joseph

UAlbany’s Everette Joseph Named to National Research Council Board

Everette Joseph, director of the University at Albany’s Atmospheric Sciences Research Center (ASRC) and a SUNY Empire Innovation Professor, has been named a member of the prestigious National Research Council Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate.

Scales of Justice

UAlbany, New York Office of Indigent Legal Services Partner to Improve Legal Counsel for the Underserved

UAlbany announces a partnership with the New York Office of Indigent Legal Services to research the state of legal counsel available for the poor and underserved. The two-year study seeks to determine if the indigent have the appropriate resources available to them at the right time.

IT Building and Data Center

UAlbany Unveils State-of-the-Art Data Center

The University at Albany today inaugurated a new advanced-capacity Information Technology (IT) building and Data Center, housing the equipment and systems to support the computing, research, information, storage, and telecommunications services for the University.

 

Memory and Older Adults

School of Public Health Researcher Awarded $1.5 Million to Examine Impact of Pollutants on Aging Population

Edward H. Fitzgerald, a University at Albany School of Public Health researcher, has been awarded a $1.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) to study if exposure to organic pollutants (POPs) impacts neuropsychological function in older men and women.