Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of Chemistry Dennis Liotta Named National Academy of Inventors Fellow
Dr. Liotta serves as Executive Director of the Emory Institute for Drug Development and Co-Director of the Republic of South Africa Drug Discovery Training Program. Dr. Liotta is a celebrated scientist here at Emory and a graduate faculty member in both the Chemistry and the Molecular and Systems Pharmacology programs. Read more.
LGS Awarded an NIH Grant to Diversify Science Student Training, Recruitment
The Initiative for Maximzing Student Development grant will enhance diversity by increasing the number of undergraduate and graduate students from underrepresented groups who complete doctoral degrees and enter the biological and biomedical sciences research workforce. Read more.
Psychology Graduate Students Take a Closer Look at Grandiose Narcissism and U.S. Presidents
The article, to be published in Psychological Science, notes that "Lyndon B. Johnson scored highest on markers of grandiose narcissism, followed by Theodore Roosevelt, Andrew Jackson, Franklin D. Roosevelt and John F. Kennedy." Read more at eScienceCommons.
University Leaders Issue Statement on the Role of Technology in Graduate Education and Research
Leaders of graduate institutions from 14 countries, including LGS Dean Lisa A. Tedesco, agree on a set of principles regarding the uses of technology in graduate education and research at the Seventh Annual Global Summit on Graduate Education, hosted in Budapest, Hungary. Read more.