• The Department of Physical Therapy, Movement, and Rehabilitation Sciences Faculty Candidate Presentation

    Title: Falls and Mobility in Special Populations: A Human Factors Perspective Abstract: Falls are a public and occupational health concern, particularly in special populations such as older adults and individuals affected by physical or cognitive disabilities. Multidisciplinary approaches are needed to understand the problem and to develop effective interventions. In this presentation, I will first […]

  • CSSH Faculty Works-in-Progress Colloquium Series: Garikai Chengu

    Garikai Chengu, Visiting Fellow, John D. O’Bryant African American Institute, “Zimbabwe: A New Economics Model For Africa.” Lunch and beverages will be provided.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Sponsoring Organization Northeastern Humanities Center and the Dean of the College of Social Sciences and Humanities

  • CSSH Faculty Works-in-Progress Colloquium Series: Luis Alfonso Dau

    Luis Alfonso Dau, Assistant Professor, International Business and Strategy, “Pro-Market Reforms and Companies From Developing Countries.” Lunch and beverages will be provided.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Sponsoring Organization Northeastern Humanities Center and the Dean of the College of Social Sciences and Humanities

  • CSSH Faculty Works-in-Progress Colloquium Series: Kathrin Zippel

    Kathrin Zippel, Associate Professor, Sociology, “Globalization of Science: A Gender Perspective.” Light refreshments and beverages will be served.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Sponsoring Organization Northeastern Humanities Center and the Dean of the College of Social Sciences and Humanities

  • CSSH Faculty Works-in-Progress Colloquium Series: Gretchen Heefner

    Gretchen Heefner, Assistant Professor, History, “Roads to Nowhere: Engineering a Modern Libya, 1946-1952.” Lunch and beverages will be provided.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Sponsoring Organization Northeastern Humanities Center and the Dean of the College of Social Sciences and Humanities

  • CSSH Faculty Works-in-Progress Colloquium Series: Gregory M. Zimmerman

    Gregory M. Zimmerman, Assistant Professor, Criminology and Criminal Justice, “Investigating the Role of Neighborhood Youth Services in Preventing Adolescent Violent Offending: Evidence from Chicago.” Light refreshments and beverages will be served.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Sponsoring Organization Northeastern Humanities Center and the Dean of the College of Social Sciences and Humanities

  • CSSH Faculty Works-in-Progress Colloquium Series: Erika Boeckeler

    Erika Boeckeler, Assistant Professor, English, “Playfull Typography: The First Printed Edition of Hamlet (1603).” Lunch and beverages will be provided.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Sponsoring Organization Northeastern Humanities Center and the Dean of the College of Social Sciences and Humanities

  • CSSH Faculty Works-in-Progress Colloquium Series: Julia Flanders

    Julia Flanders, Professor of the Practice, English; Director, Digital Scholarship Group, “Studying Transatlantic Reception and Readership: The Women Writers Project.” Lunch and beverages will be provided.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Sponsoring Organization Northeastern Humanities Center and the Dean of the College of Social Sciences and Humanities

  • New Faculty Workshop – Securing Research Funding: Resources in the Division of Research

    This will be an introduction to the resources that are available to help Northeastern faculty identify and apply for research funding.  Representatives from the Offices of Research Development, Research Administration and Finance, and Research Compliance will be available to answer questions. The workshop is sponsored by Mel Bernstein, Senior Vice Provost for Research and Graduate […]

  • A Celebration of World AIDS Day – HIV/AIDS Education and Prevention: A Discussion With Global Delegates and Northeastern University Faculty

    Panelists: Marina Khachatryan, Armenia Project Leader, Armenian Red Cross Society Momchil Kostov Baev, Bulgaria Coordinator of Health Programs, Amalipe Center Dr. Jose Almicar Bolivar Ledesma Baez, Dominican Republic Director of Technical Assistance, Division of HIV and Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Ministry of Health Olubisi Steve Aborisade, Nigeria Founder and Coordinator, Projekthope/NigeriaHIVinfo.com Brook Baker, Northeastern University Professor […]

  • Faculty News

    On September 23, Dan Adams, assistant professor of architecture, and Marie Law Adams, lecturer in architecture, will celebrate the opening of a new public park that they designed on reclaimed industrial land along the Chelsea waterfront. Dubbed the PORT (Publicly Organized Recreation Territory), the park is located in an active industrial dock where roadway salt […]

  • Faculty Workshop: Success with NIH Graduate Training Grants

    This interactive workshop will feature successful strategies for developing training programs supported by NIH Institutional Research Training Grants (T32). We will cover the essential components for a training program and strategies for applying for a T32 grant. Presenters will include Professor John Essigmann, director of the MIT Center for Environmental Health Sciences – a veteran […]

  • New Faculty Workshop – Securing Research Funding: Resources in the Division of Research

    This will be an introduction to the resources that are available to help Northeastern faculty identify and apply for research funding.  Representatives from the Offices of Research Development, Research Administration and Finance, and Research Compliance will be available to answer questions. The workshop is sponsored by Mel Bernstein, Senior Vice Provost for Research and Graduate […]

  • Faculty News

    Alvero Cuervo-Cazurra, assistant professor of international business and strategy in the D’Amore-McKim School of Business, joined the executive committee of the International Management Division of the Academy of Management. Four professors of mathematics, Christopher King, Venkatramani Lakshmibai, Mikhail Shubin, and Andrei Zelevinsky, have been named to the inaugural class of Fellows of the American Mathematical […]

  • Events for Faculty

    Faculty Workshops   May 14, 2013 NSF CAREER Award Workshop 440 CSC, 11:30PM-1:30PM This workshop will offer proposal writing tips and information specific to the NSF CAREER program. Presenters will include Horst Wittmann, Senior Research Development Officer in the Office of the Provost and Sara Wadia-Fascetti, Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Studies in the […]

  • New Faculty Workshop-Securing Research Funding: Resources in the Division of Research

    This workshop is hosted by Senior Vice Provost for Research and Graduate Education, Mel Bernstein. The Offices of Research Development, Research Administration and Finance, Research Compliance and the Center for Research Innovation will be giving short presentations on their respective roles in the research process at Northeastern with discussion time to follow. Lunch will be […]

  • Faculty News

    On July 4, 2012, scientists working at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN, Switzerland, announced the observation of a new, theoretically predicted particle, the Higgs boson, which has been called the ultimate building block for all matter. This particle was detected using a Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS), developed by an international collaborative that includes Northeastern’s […]

  • Faculty Research

    Northeastern’s more-than 1,000 full-time faculty members are leading educators and scholars who forge research partnerships around the world. Over the past five years, the university has appointed more than 250 tenured- and tenure-track faculty members, with a focus on scholars who collaborate across disciplines. In that same time frame, external awards for faculty research nearly […]

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    Center for Emerging Markets

    Director: Ravi Ramamurti: Director, D'Amore-McKim School of Business, Distinguished Professor of International Business and Strategy, and Jeff Bornstein Senior Fellow

    Welcome to Northeastern University’s Center for Emerging Markets (CEM), which was founded in 2007 in anticipation of the rise of these countries in the global economy! It is today a leading center for research on business and public policy issues faced by firms operating in these countries. CEM was launched with seed money from the Liberty […]

  • Postdoctoral Funding Opportunities

    FEDERAL FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES  Grants.gov is a source of federal funding opportunities. Additional links for the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Defense (DOD), and the National Science Foundation (NSF) are found below. NIH-WIDE POSTDOCTORAL FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES NIH Parent Announcements are re-issued. Check the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts for the most recent Parent Announcement […]

  • Women Who Inspire: Innovation and Leadership in the Biotech and Pharmaceutical Industries

    PANELISTS Deborah Dunsire, M.D. President and CEO of EnVivo Pharmaceuticals Deborah is an industry leader with more than 25 years of scientific, clinical, operational and commercial experience in the biological and pharmaceutical industry.  Prior to joining EnVivo as CEO in 2013, she served as President and CEO of Millennium Pharmaceuticals where she transformed the company […]

  • MIE Special Seminar presentation by Professor Paul J. Atzberger

    ~~ The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Presents Dr. Paul J. Atzberger Associate Professor of Mathematics University of California, Santa Barbara Topic: Mesoscale Methods for the Hydrodynamics of Microstructures: Applications in Soft Materials and Microfluidics Abstract: Fluctuating hydrodynamic descriptions provide a promising approach for mesoscale simulations of elastic microstructures of soft materials and devices. The use of […]