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Wendy Hanna-Rose named head of Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Wendy Hanna-Rose named head of Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 14 August 2018Wendy Hanna-Rose, professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, has been named the new head of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.
Researchers' paper on complex networks honored as milestone contribution
Researchers' paper on complex networks honored as milestone contribution 10 August 2018A research paper authored by three Penn State researchers has been honored by the prestigious peer-reviewed scientific journal Physical Review E (PRE).
Jon McKellar to Represent Penn State's Eberly College of Science as Student Marshal at Summer Commencement 2018
Jon McKellar to Represent Penn State's Eberly College of Science as Student Marshal at Summer Commencement 2018 06 August 2018Jon McKellar of Exton, Pennsylvania, will be honored as the student marshal for the Eberly College of Science during Penn State University’s summer commencement ceremonies on Saturday, August 11, 2018, on the University Park campus.
Luiz de Viveiros to receive Department of Energy Early Career Research Program funding
Luiz de Viveiros to receive Department of Energy Early Career Research Program funding 31 July 2018Luiz de Viveiros, assistant professor of physics, has been selected to receive funding for his research as part of the Department of Energy's Early Career Research Program.
Center for Lignocellulose Structure and Formation funding renewed
Center for Lignocellulose Structure and Formation funding renewed 27 July 2018The Center for Lignocellulose Structure and Formation (CLSF), an Energy Frontiers Research Center (EFRC) led by Penn State scientists, has once again had its funding renewed by the DOE for an additional four years.
Dawson honored with Powe Award
Dawson honored with Powe Award 10 July 2018Rebekah Dawson, assistant professor of astronomy and astrophysics at Penn State, has been awarded the Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award by Oak Ridge Associated Universities
Murali Haran named head of Department of Statistics
Murali Haran named head of Department of Statistics 09 July 2018Murali Haran, professor of statistics, has been named the new head of the Department of Statistics, effective July 1, 2018.
Eberly College of Science fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2018
Eberly College of Science fixed-term faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2018 26 June 2018Nineteen fixed-term faculty members in the Eberly College of Science have been promoted, effective July 1.
Peter Hudson recognized as "Humanitarian of the Year" by Kish Bank
Peter Hudson recognized as "Humanitarian of the Year" by Kish Bank 22 June 2018Peter Hudson, the Willaman Professor of Biology and director of the Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences, was recognized by Kish Bank with its Humanitarian of the Year Award on June 21.
Eberly College of Science promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2018
Eberly College of Science promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2018 19 June 2018Fourteen tenured and tenure-line faculty in the Eberly College of Science have been promoted, effective July 1.
Edward O’Brien honored with OpenEye Outstanding Junior Faculty Award
Edward O’Brien honored with OpenEye Outstanding Junior Faculty Award 29 May 2018Edward O’Brien, assistant professor of chemistry, has been selected to receive the American Chemical Society OpenEye Outstanding Junior Faculty Award in Computational Chemistry for new research, which utilized computational chemistry methods to identify new mechanical forces acting on ribosomes, the molecular machines that make proteins.
Four Eberly College of Science graduate students receive Penn State awards
Four Eberly College of Science graduate students receive Penn State awards 15 May 2018Four graduate students in the Eberly College of Science were honored for their accomplishments during the annual Graduate Student Awards Luncheon.
Penn State student Paige Laughlin receives PennACE Student of the Year Award
Penn State student Paige Laughlin receives PennACE Student of the Year Award 14 May 2018Penn State undergraduate student Paige Laughlin has been selected to receive the 2017 Pennsylvania Association of Colleges and Employers (PennACE) JoAnne Day Student of the Year Award in the technical category.
Abhay Ashtekar honored as an Evan Pugh Professor
Abhay Ashtekar honored as an Evan Pugh Professor 11 May 2018Penn State Professor of Physics Abhay Ashtekar, Holder of the Eberly Family Chair in Physics and Director of the Penn State Institute for Gravitation and the Cosmos, has been named an Evan Pugh Professor.
Squire Booker honored as an Evan Pugh Professor
Squire Booker honored as an Evan Pugh Professor 11 May 2018Penn State Professor of Chemistry and of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Squire J. Booker, Holder of the Eberly Distinguished Chair in Science and an investigator with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, has been named an Evan Pugh Professor
Amie Boal receives 2018 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award
Amie Boal receives 2018 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award 09 May 2018Amie Boal, assistant professor of chemistry, and of biochemistry and molecular biology, has been selected as one of 13 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholars for 2018 by the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation.
Peter Hudson to receive Penn State Honorary Alumni Award
Peter Hudson to receive Penn State Honorary Alumni Award 08 May 2018Peter Hudson, Verne M. Willaman Professor of Biology and director of the Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences at Penn State, has been selected to receive the Honorary Alumni Award from the Penn State Alumni Association.
Mackenzie Moon to Represent Penn State's Eberly College of Science as Student Marshal at Spring Commencement 2018
Mackenzie Moon to Represent Penn State's Eberly College of Science as Student Marshal at Spring Commencement 2018 30 April 2018Mackenzie Moon of Enon Valley, Pennsylvania, will be honored as the student marshal for the Eberly College of Science during Penn State University’s spring commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 5, 2018, on the University Park campus.
Eberly College of Science undergraduate to conduct engineering research in Japan
Eberly College of Science undergraduate to conduct engineering research in Japan 25 April 2018Eberly College of Science student Benjamin Piazza will study nanomaterial science in Japan as part of the Nakatani Research & International Experiences for Students Fellowship for U.S. students.
Andrew Read elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Andrew Read elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences 18 April 2018Andrew Read, Evan Pugh University Professor of Biology and Entomology in Penn State's Eberly College of Science and the College of Agricultural Sciences, has been elected as a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS).

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