As part of our celebration of Black History Month and commitment to our values of diversity, equity, and inclusion, the Office for Research is highlighting three members of its incredible team who represent key areas of the services we offer to our community of researchers as part of our mission to support the research, scholarship, and creative endeavors of ALL Rutgers faculty. Malica Dock, Tunisia Lipford, and Vivian Thomas-Mcclain tell the story of their professional journeys, including their experiences, achievements, mentors, and what inspires them.
Last week, Rutgers’ Office for Research announced a new, unified patent policy that was approved and became effective retroactive to July 1, 2021. The Patent Policy was a collaborative effort between University leadership, faculty, staff, and union representatives. It will enhance efforts to support entrepreneurship and expand the innovation ecosystem at Rutgers.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, announced a historic, transformative open-access partnership with Elsevier, a global leader in information, scientific research, and analytics. The five-year arrangement managed by the Rutgers University Libraries (RUL) will provide the Rutgers community with read access to over 4,600 journals, 1,400 of which are fully open access.
AT&T and Verizon will head a diverse consortium of U.S. carriers, foreign carriers, universities and equipment suppliers with a goal of catalyzing the global adoption of interoperable infrastructure in wireless networks.
Research findings will help inform Black and Hispanic communities about the proposed FDA ban on menthol cigarettes.
The research effort will enroll 500 participants during pregnancy and follow infants into childhood.
Concerns about global warming kicked into high gear for Aryan Gurusamy as plumes of smoke from Canadian wildfires cloaked the Northeast. Now he and a fellow first-year student are competing for a $10,000 prize for a startup to address carbon emissions.