News and views for UB faculty and staff
COVID-19 UPDATES • 10/23/2020
For UB librarian Cindi Tysick, helping students shape their digital identity and elevate their information literacy skills is all about giving them hope during these difficult times.
UB historian Lillian S. Williams’ research on the early 20th-century activist has spanned four decades and two continents.
When she’s not at the clinic, Student Health Services nurse practitioner Theresa Betz can be found at her sewing machine.
While volunteering in New York City, UB addiction medicine physician Tildabeth Doscher sees its effects up close
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.
These agents can stimulate the immune system to “take another look” at a foreign body.
The public health crisis has intensified, rather than created, a festering national housing issue, says UB social work researcher Kelly Patterson.
Communication professor Melanie Green says social media and linking political parties to morality and identity have made maintaining friendships challenging.
UB geographer Yingjie Hu says that if privacy is ensured, the data can be used for many applications that benefit society, like disaster response and public health.
The discovery would revolutionize technology, UB theoretical chemist Eva Zurek explains.
Nursing professor Amy Hequembourg talks to UBNow about another diverse group that is experiencing a variety of health disparities.
UB law school faculty member Laura Reilly shares some of the lessons she gives first-year students in her Legal Analysis, Writing, and Research class.
UB law professor Athena Mutua offers her thoughts on the police and other issues raised during the recent weeks of social protests.
Research on gender and leadership led by professor Emily Grijalva and alumna Katie L. Badura has received the top award from Personnel Psychology.
The honor from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers recognizes the UB faculty member’s “significant engineering achievements.”
Twenty-one faculty have been named recipients of Exceptional Scholar and Teaching Innovation Awards.
The associate dean for support services in the Jacobs School is the recipient of the inaugural award for outstanding service and leadership.