Profiles

Colleagues and students across the university contribute in varied ways to UB’s internationalization. The following profiles illustrate the range of this activity.

8/22/17

Banack, a postdoctoral researcher in the University at Buffalo’s School of Public Health and Health Professions has been awarded a Banting Fellowship, Canada’s most prestigious award for postdoctoral researchers.

8/22/17

Iman Borazjani, associate professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award to teach and conduct research in Austria for the 2017-18 academic year.

7/13/17

Helen Domske has never seen a whale shark. An avid scuba diver, she has been trying for 25 years — most recently in the waters off Cozumel, an island just off Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, earlier this month.

10/18/17

Like many entrepreneurs, Daryl Png, BS ’16, is constantly thinking about how he can help those around him and add value to their lives

7/13/17

Kendall, senior assistant dean in the School of Social Work, traveled to Iceland to compete in the Scottish Masters Athletics Heavy Events World Championships.

7/13/17

Professor of English Nnedi Okorafor is a novelist of African-based science fiction, fantasy and magical realism for both children and adults. Born in the United States to two Nigerian immigrant parents, Nnedi is known for weaving African culture into creative evocative settings and memorable characters.

7/24/17

University at Buffalo researcher Paras Prasad, an internationally recognized expert in optics and photonics, has been awarded an honorary doctorate from the Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE) in Brazil

7/13/17

Paul Vanouse, professor of art and director of Coalesce: Center for Biological Art, received the Award of Distinction in the Hybrid Art category of the 2017 Prix Ars Electronica, the world’s premiere cyberarts festival and competition.