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The ACS is one of the world’s largest scientific societies and publisher of some of the most prominent journals in the field of chemistry.


The Department of Family Medicine in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at UB applied for, and was awarded, three prestigious grants totaling more than $6 million to support research, training and workforce development in the field of primary care.


Award-winning actors James Franco and John Cleese, former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder Jr. and astronauts Mark Kelly and Scott Kelly are among the speakers who will headline the 2016-17 Distinguished Speakers Series.


The gene kicked into action dormant cellular processes that help prevent weak bones, clogged arteries and other telltale signs of growing old.


Faculty Experts


James Coleman Battista

Associate Professor of Political Science

Expertise: state and legislative politics  

Phone: 716-645-8438



David Castillo

Professor and Chair of Romance Languages and Literatures

Expertise: early modern culture, Baroque literature, horror and fantasy, new media and culture

Phone: 716-645-0869



UB in the News


Arun Vishwanath explores the evolving role of WikiLeaks in Politico and says it's shifting toward playing politics.


MSN interviews Robert Silverman who says declining cities have neighborhoods where there's not enough housing to go around.


Carole Emberton was featured on CSPAN about war crimes and punishments.


James Campbell tells ABC a lot went wrong at the convention early on, so Trump had to come up big with his speech.

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