Researchers Get $792,000 to Study Combination Radiation and Immunotherapy for Cancer

A Georgia State University researcher, in collaboration with the Winship Cancer Institute, has received a four-year, $792,000 Research Scholar Grant from the American Cancer Society to fight cancers using a combination of therapies.

Charlie Garnett Benson, assistant professor in the Department of Biology at Georgia State and the principal investigator on the grant, is… more »

William Long to step down as Dean

Posted On January 20, 2016
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Provost Risa Palm has released the following statement:

Dr. William Long has announced that he will step down from the deanship of the College of Arts and Sciences at the end of his five-year term, in June 2016. He has been a tremendous advocate for Georgia State’s highly diverse and talented students, faculty, staff, and… more »

Signature research experiences through CUREs

Posted On January 19, 2016
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National attention is turning to the signature, course-based undergraduate research experiences (CUREs) being developed in GSU STEM departments. The American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) recently interviewed Dr. Paul Ulrich, Senior Lecturer in Biology, regarding his efforts to provide greater opportunity to undergraduates via CUREs.

In the Department of Biology, Dr. Ulrich has… more »

Chemistry Student Selected to Receive Gilman Scholarship to Study in Korea

Chemistry major Jasmine Choi has been selected to receive the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study in South Korea at Yonsei University.

Choi is one of only roughly 800 Gilman scholars from 355 universities across the United States selected to receive the award. Each recipient will receive up to $5,000 to apply towards study… more »