Your Colleagues



A generation of Puerto Rican chemists has thrived in Buffalo, thanks to the mentorship of UB faculty member Luis Colón.


GSE's Alexa Schindel is spending her sabbatical on an all-female sailing crew measuring plastic waste in the ocean and getting new ideas for teaching science.  


The UB forensic scientist has published the first novel in a Buffalo-based crime series.  


Diane Christian and Bruce Jackson continue to teach, publish and collaborate after nearly 50 years of personal and professional togetherness.

The View

Faculty experts weigh in on trending topics. Their views and opinions are based on their expertise and research, and do not represent the official positions of UB.


Nallan Suresh says the industry was unprepared for the recent panic buying due to the leaner supply chain model that has become the standard.


Risks can be minimized, but postponing may be the best option, says UB infectious disease expert Thomas Russo.


UB faculty member Dennis Kuo says some life-sustaining therapies are harder to find and widespread illness among caregivers is on the horizon.


UB psychologist Shira Gabriel offers some fun and easy ways to stay connected while practicing social distancing.

Question & Answers


Law professor Errol Meidinger talks about his new book that examines a big-picture approach to improving climate change, agriculture and sports.


UBNow sat down with nursing dean Marsha Lewis to talk about a number of topics, including the school’s strategic plan and how it aligns with UB’s Top 25 ambition.


UBNow sat down with dental school dean Joseph Zambon to learn more about the school’s community service efforts and recent successes.


President Satish K. Tripathi sat down with UBNow to expand on some of the points he made during his eighth State of the University address.

Awards & Recognition


The award named for the late UB president emeritus and his wife is the university's highest honor for undergraduate mentoring.


Judith Goldman's works are showcased in an installation at the Burchfield Penney about climate change and the melting polar ice cap.


William Solomon and Jun Zhuang are the recipients of the 2019-20 Excellence in Graduate Student Mentoring Award presented by the Graduate School.


Jim P. Zheng, a recognized leader in battery technology, has been named an Empire Innovation Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering.