Stories tagged with: Faculty Expert

OHIO professor Nancy Stevens helps uncover ecosystem evolution in Africa in paper published in Science

April 28, 2023 OHIO's Nancy J. Stevens Ph.D., is coauthor on a paper published in the journal Science and funded by the NSF that documents the evolution of grassland ecosystems on continental Africa.

Brian Clark selected to speak, presented discoveries at NIH workshop and in Journal of Gerontology

April 24, 2023 Professor Brian Clark Ph.D. was one of 40 expert leaders in the field of aging from around the world chosen to present at a workshop hosted by the National Institute of Health.

The Culture of Health Leaders Institute for Racial Healing names OHIO professor Vince Jungkunz to its second cohort of national leaders

April 20, 2023 The Culture of Health Leaders Institute for Racial Healing selected Vince Jungkunz, associate professor of political science at Ohio University, to its second cohort. 

Ohio University researchers Patrick O’Connor and Riley Sombathy co-author paper published in Science on body size evolution in dinosaurs

February 23, 2023 Researchers including OHIO professor Patrick O’Connor and Ph.D. student Riley Sombathy discovered through examining the bones of dinosaurs there was no relationship between growth rate and body size.

Ohio University researchers help reveal evolution of oldest spinosaur brains

February 20, 2023 Researchers from Ohio University have reconstructed the brains and inner ears of two British spinosaurs, helping uncover how these large predatory dinosaurs interacted with their environment.

Ohio University researchers partner on study that reveals gaps in behavioral healthcare system for racial and ethnic minorities

January 19, 2023 To quantify the true level of disparity in Ohio, a landmark study is being conducted by a partnership among several institutions, including Ohio University.

Ohio University awarded grant to promote air mobility in Appalachia

January 11, 2023 The Voinovich School was awarded a grant for $50,000 by the Appalachian Regional Commission to help advance and promote innovative air mobility uses in Ohio’s Appalachian Region.

EBI postdoctoral fellow awarded fellowship in aging research

November 23, 2022 Ohio University’s Edison Biotechnology Institute (EBI) postdoctoral researcher Silvana Duran-Ortiz was awarded the 2022 Glenn Foundation for Medical Research Postdoctoral Fellowship in Aging Research.

OHIO faculty honored for continuing to share expertise and research through their work with media

November 18, 2022 In the calendar year 2021, 221 faculty members from every college and regional campus were featured in 2,300 media reports from all over the world.

OHIO researcher receives more than $1 million in funding from the National Institute on Drug Abuse

November 17, 2022 Berkeley Franz, Ph.D., was awarded over $1 million by the National Institute on Drug Abuse for two separate studies that are aimed at helping provide resources to combat the opioid epidemic.

Ohio faculty experts discuss food sustainability and safety around the holidays during Nov. 18 Ask the Experts

November 16, 2022 Faculty experts discuss food safety and sustainability around the holidays, as well as the importance of food access during Nov. 18 Ask the Experts.

Ohio University Health Collaborative to host research symposium

November 3, 2022 The Ohio University Health Collaborative will launch its first official research event on Nov. 4, the 2022 Health Scholars Research Symposium.

Study published in Endocrinology by Heritage College researchers finds disruption of the growth hormone receptor gene in adipose tissue results in increased lifespan in mice

October 25, 2022 A study of mice led by the Heritage College and Edison Biotechnology Institute researchers has shown that stopping the activity of growth hormone in fat cells can improve health and increase lifespan.

OHIO faculty experts discuss the origin and progression of horror in society during Oct. 26 Ask the Experts

October 21, 2022 Experts from the College of Arts and Sciences and OHIO Chillicothe discusses the origins and progression of horror in society and pop culture during an Ask the Experts on Oct. 26.

Ohio University joins Ohio Export Internship Program

September 30, 2022 OHIO and the Ohio Department of Development announced that they are partnering to provide export training to students, who can then use their knowledge to help strengthen Southeast Ohio businesses.