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Project Capture Manager Lisa Genasci

Research success is aim for new project capture manager

7/26/2016
Lisa Genasci looks forward to finding grant opportunities, supporting proposal development, contributing to faculty success

Outstanding Researcher Mae Gustin

Clearing the air with Mae Gustin

5/26/2016
Mercury in the atmosphere: body of research by University’s 2016 Outstanding Researcher has international impact

Mridul Gautam addressing group

University amps up business incubation, industry R&D

5/19/2016
Nevada Center for Applied Research and Biosciences Entrepreneurial Lab open University of Nevada, Reno facilities and expertise to industry and entrepreneurs

Jim Sacherman

Entrepreneur to guide University Innevation Center

5/18/2016
Jim Sacherman brings experience, optimism and record of business success to Innevation Center director role

Saiid Saiidi in earthquake lab

His bridge of the future is now being built

5/16/2016
Recipient of University’s 2016 Established Innovator Award is revolutionizing bridge engineering

2016 Undergraduate Research Symposium

Showcasing the high caliber, varied range of undergraduate research

4/20/2016
Undergraduate students are already conducting cutting-edge research and scholarly work and, in many instances, receiving funding to advance their efforts

ellen purpus

Ellen Purpus named assistant vice president for enterprise and innovation

12/8/2015 • Jane Tors
Brings extensive experience at the nexus of discovery and commercialization to new University role.

thiruvengadam

Mechanical engineering students hear inside story of Volkswagen emissions scandal

11/17/2015 • Jane Tors
Worldwide reaction sparked by project conducted by former students and lab of University’s VPRI.

innevation team

Switch announces investment in downtown Reno Innevation Center

5/29/2015 • Staff Report
University of Nevada, Reno Innevation Center, ‘Powered by Switch,’ to propel innovation, economic impact; create statewide collaborative network.

ana de bettencourt

Research support is mission for new associate vice president

5/26/2015 • John Seelmeyer
Ana de Bettencourt-Dias, professor of chemistry, named to new role in Office of Vice President for Research and Innovation.

mridul gautam

University has seat on national Task Force on Lab Safety

4/28/2015 • Jane Tors
VPRI Mridul Gautam named to 13-member APLU group called to address national ‘imperative.’

Lab Animal Medicine

Ben Wiegler named lab animal medicine director

4/27/2015 • Jane Tors
Ben Weigler has been named director of lab animal medicine at the University of Nevada, Reno.

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