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UW-Madison joins National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity

The National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity is an independent professional development, training, and mentoring community for faculty members, postdocs, and graduate students. UW-Madison faculty are encouraged to activate their accounts here.

Editorial: Why the Medical Research Grant System Could Be Costing Us Great Ideas

A paper written by UW-Madison researchers that highlights the subjectivity in NIH grant reviews is mentioned in a New York Times editorial. Read more here.

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine issues consensus study report on sexual harrassment

A systemwide change to the culture and climate in higher education is needed to prevent and effectively respond to sexual harassment, says a new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Read more here.

Keller's research team decodes chemical signals between bacteria, fungal pathogen

Professor of Medical Microbiology & Immunology and Bacteriology Nancy Keller recently published a study discussing Ralstonia and Fusarium in mBio. Read more here.

Marín-Spiotta: Harassment should count as scientific misconduct

Associate professor of geography Erika Marín-Spiotta discusses the need for effective interventions in Nature. Read more here.

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Events

Registration is now open for fall 2018 Searching for Excellence & Diversity workshops

November 19, 2018

  • Event: Mechanical Engineering Seminar: Allison Mahvi, PhD, Post-Doctoral Researcher at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign presents:
    "Heat Transfer and Two-Phase Flow Characterization for the Design and Optimization of Energy Systems"
  • Time: 4:00pm
  • Location: Room 2188 Mechanical Engineering Building
  • Additional Information: Click here.
  • Sponsors:WISELI's Celebrating Women in Science and Engineering Grant Program and the Department of Mechanical Engineering

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