Kenneth Henderson can point to the moment when his career spun in an exciting new direction: a five-month industry placement in London prior to his senior year of college. Here, the new College of Science dean discusses the importance of experiential education and his vision for the college.
The Northeastern chapter of the Science Club For Girls mentors young women in science, technology, math and engineering fields, giving the younger set the nickname the “STEMinistas.”
Philip Strandwitz, Biology PhD ’16, sits down with the College of Science Graduate Program staff to talk about what he’s been up to since defending his dissertation.
A team led by University Distinguished Professor of Biology Kim Lewis received a five-year, $9 million grant from the National Institute of Health’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to launch a novel platform for developing antibiotics that kill pathogens without encountering resistance.
Leah Simmons thought she knew exactly what she wanted, until she didn’t. But she was able to figure out her way through co-ops and research opportunities.
Slava Epstein’s cutting edge research on microbes is highlighted in The New Yorker.
Amanda Luken knew when she signed up for co-op, doing something that focused on global health was important.
Brittany Berdy, Biology PhD candidate and laboratory operations manager in Dr. Slava Epstein’s lab, sits down with the College of Science Graduate Program staff to talk about what it’s like to work and study at Northeastern University.
ICYMI: Reports of the arrival in the U.S. of a new superbug that is resistant to an antibiotic of last resort have set off alarm bells among public health officials. Northeastern professor Kim Lewis explains the new superbug, how worried we should be, and how it might be stopped.
Kenneth W. Henderson, a scholar of synthetic and structural inorganic chemistry, is a professor and chair of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame. He will join Northeastern on July 1.