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  • COVID-19 research at UMBC

    Professor Lucy Wilson helps in the response to COVID-19
    Lucy Wilson, a professor in the Emergency Health Services department in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at UMBC, is an infectious disease transmission expert whose research is...
    Posted: June 10, 2020 5:32 PM
  • USM COVID App Challenge

    The USM COVID Research & Innovation Task Force is inviting the USM community to participate in the USM COVID App Challenge. Participating teams will develop mobile application solutions that...
    Posted: June 4, 2020 8:44 AM
  • Dr. Engel promoted to Associate VP for Research Development

    To: The UMBC Community From: Karl V. Steiner, Vice President for Research Re: Dr. Don Engel – Promotion to Associate Vice President for Research Development I am delighted to announce that,...
    Posted: June 1, 2020 2:57 PM
  • NSF CAREER Award to Prof Karimi for hardware security work

    May 15, 2020 Megan Hanks Naghmeh Karimi is the most recent UMBC faculty member to receive a prestigious CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The grant, totaling...
    Posted: May 31, 2020 7:19 AM
  • Center for Social Science Scholarship

    Congratulations to our 2020 Summer Fellows
    Keisha McIntosh Allen Assistant Professor, Department of Education “The Souls of Black Teachers: Theorizing Black Teachers’ Spiritually Grounded Professional Lives” While Black teachers’...
    Posted: May 20, 2020 10:10 PM
  • The Dresher Center for the Humanities

    Congratulations to our Summer and Fall 2020 Research Fellows
    Earl Brooks, Assistant Professor, English Summer 2020 Fellow Project: Black Sonorities: Rhetoric and Black Music Black Sonorities explores the expansive rhetorical nature of Black music. This...
    Posted: May 20, 2020 10:02 PM
  • Army, UMBC collaborate on VR for cybersecurity vizualization

    "Researchers from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County [Anita Komlodi, Don Engel] and Secure Decisions, a division of Applied Visions, Inc. [Laurin Buchanan], collaborated with the U.S....
    Posted: May 8, 2020 8:34 AM
  • New Report Releases Findings of VCU/Hilltop Evaluation

    Study of MD/VA Experience w/Substance Use Disorder Waivers
    A report just published by AcademyHealth has released the findings of a study conducted by researchers at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and The Hilltop Institute at UMBC that examined the...
    Posted: April 30, 2020 2:27 PM
  • UMBC team makes breakthrough discovery in HIV research

    Discovery opens path to new, better therapies
    This story was written by Sarah Hansen and first appeared on New research on the structure of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) has revealed a promising novel drug target...
    Posted: April 29, 2020 4:40 PM
  • Jianwu Wang receives NSF CAREER Award

    Will help climate scientists make data-driven discoveries
    This story was written by Megan Hanks and first appeared on Jianwu Wang, assistant professor of information systems, is the most recent UMBC faculty member to receive a...
    Posted: April 29, 2020 1:31 PM