Important communication to the Faculty
Please review this important information from David Luzzi, Senior Vice Provost for Research Administration to Northeastern Faculty regarding ongoing research activities during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Northeastern University, our Roux Institute and University of Maine Award Seed Funding to Five Research Teams
Northeastern University and our Roux Institute in Portland, Maine, along with the University of Maine, have jointly awarded seed funding to five collaborative research teams. These one-year projects were selected from a pool of twenty-one applications through a rigorous review process, and are the first funded in a new collaborative research initiative established between the … Continued
Bans on large gatherings? Stay-at-home orders? Which ‘social distancing’ policies are actually working?
Bans on large gatherings. Restaurant and bar limits. School cancellations. Babak Heydari, an associate professor of mechanical and industrial engineering, found out which state policies work best to keep people at home.
Research and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Supply and Inventory
Please review this important information from David Luzzi, Senior Vice Provost for Research Administration to Northeastern Research Laboratory Leaders regarding Personal Protective Equipment.
Who’s regulating the autonomous weapons systems that are changing the nature of warfare?
There’s little to no regulation or public debate over the use of artificial intelligence in weaponry, two Northeastern researchers found. That needs to change—and quickly, they say.
At the intersection of design and data technologies, an architect takes aim at numbers
“We need more context for data,” says Paolo Ciuccarelli, a new professor of design at Northeastern and the founding director of the Center for Design, “and that’s where my background in architecture will help—a lot.”
Center for Health Policy and Law
Director: Wendy Parmet, Matthews Distinguished University Professor of Law In its 2020 graduate school rankings, U.S. News & World Report ranked the law school #9 nationally for health care law. In large measure, this may be attributed to the productivity of a stellar group of faculty who specialize in various aspects of health law and policy. The law … Continued
Center for Law, Innovation and Creativity (CLIC)
Director: Jessica Silbey, Professor of Law With Professor Lucy Williams at the helm, the Center for Public Interest Advocacy and Collaboration takes the lead in infusing the law school’s public interest mission into all facets of the student experience. While supporting every aspect of the law school’s commitment to social justice, the center is also … Continued
Outstanding Graduate Student Award
Purpose The Outstanding Graduate Student Awards are an opportunity for the community to recognize the remarkable students that choose to complete their post-baccalaureate studies at Northeastern. Nominations may be made by a graduate student, faculty, staff or administrator at the university. Awards include a $1000 credit to the student’s account and participation in this spring’s … Continued