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Eberly College of Science nontenure-line faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2019
Eberly College of Science nontenure-line faculty promotions, effective July 1, 2019 08 July 2019Fifteen nontenure-line faculty members in the Eberly College of Science have received academic promotions, effective July 1.
Aishwarya Kumar selected to meet with Nobel Laureates
Aishwarya Kumar selected to meet with Nobel Laureates 01 July 2019Aishwarya Kumar, a postdoctoral researcher in physics at Penn State, has been selected to participate in the 69th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting.
Eberly College of Science announces two new associate deans for undergraduate education
25 June 2019The Eberly College of Science has appointed two new associate deans to continue its efforts to improve undergraduate education in the college: Mary Beth Williams as senior associate dean of instruction and curricula and Chris Palma as associate dean for undergraduate students.
Eberly College of Science promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2019
Eberly College of Science promotions in academic rank, effective July 1, 2019 21 June 2019Twenty tenured and tenure-line faculty members in the Eberly College of science have received academic promotions, effective July 1.
Xin Zhang honored as Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences
Xin Zhang honored as Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences 14 June 2019Xin Zhang, holder of the Paul Berg Early Career Professorship and assistant professor of chemistry and of biochemistry and molecular biology at Penn State, has been selected as a Pew Scholar in the Biomedical Sciences by The Pew Charitable Trusts.
Mauricio Terrones Named Verne M. Willaman Professor of Physics
Mauricio Terrones Named Verne M. Willaman Professor of Physics 29 May 2019Mauricio Terrones, Distinguished Professor of Physics, Chemistry, and Materials Science and Engineering at Penn State, has been selected as the Verne M. Willaman Professor of Physics.
Alumnus Christopher Wolfgang honored with Distinguished Alumni Award
Alumnus Christopher Wolfgang honored with Distinguished Alumni Award 29 May 2019Christopher L. Wolfgang, an alumnus of the Penn State Eberly College of Science, is one of seven Penn State alumni selected by the Board of Trustees to receive the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award.
Ayusman Sen recieves Humboldt Research Award
Ayusman Sen recieves Humboldt Research Award 28 May 2019Ayusman Sen, Distinguished Professor of Chemistry at Penn State, has been awarded a Humboldt Research Award by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation of Germany.
Penn State student Taylor Baum receives PennACE Student of the Year Award
Penn State student Taylor Baum receives PennACE Student of the Year Award 21 May 2019Taylor Baum, a Penn State undergraduate student double majoring in biology and electrical engineering, has been selected to receive the 2018-2019 Pennsylvania Association of Colleges and Employers (PennACE) JoAnne Day Student of the Year Award in the STEM category.
All four Penn State Goldwater candidates earn scholarships
All four Penn State Goldwater candidates earn scholarships 17 May 2019For just the second time in Penn State history, all four University candidates to the Goldwater Scholarship program—all undergraduate students in the Eberly College of Science—were named as awardees.
Alumna Laura Russo receives Robert May Prize from the British Ecological Society
Alumna Laura Russo receives Robert May Prize from the British Ecological Society 02 May 2019Eberly College of Science alumna Laura Russo has been selected to receive the Robert May Prize from the British Ecological Society for her scientific paper in the journal Methods in Ecology and Evolution.
Squire Booker elected as member of the National Academy of Sciences
Squire Booker elected as member of the National Academy of Sciences 01 May 2019Squire J. Booker, Evan Pugh Professor of Chemistry and of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Penn State, Holder of the Eberly Distinguished Chair in Science, and investigator with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, has been elected as a member of the National Academy of Sciences.
Lin selected to participate in Penn State, National Taiwan Normal University collaboration
Lin selected to participate in Penn State, National Taiwan Normal University collaboration 29 April 2019Penn State and National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU) have announced the awardees for the 2019 Joint Collaboration Development Fund. One project chosen for funding involves Dannis Lin, distinguished professor of statistics.
Lauren Zarzar receives 2019 ACS Unilever Award
Lauren Zarzar receives 2019 ACS Unilever Award 23 April 2019Lauren Zarzar, assistant professor of chemistry at Penn State, was selected as the recipient of the 2019 Unilever Award by the Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry of the American Chemical Society (ACS).
Four Eberly College of Science graduate students receive Penn State awards
Four Eberly College of Science graduate students receive Penn State awards 22 April 2019Four graduate students in the Eberly College of Science were honored for their accomplishments during the 2019 Graduate Student Awards Luncheon, held April 11 at the Nittany Lion Inn.
Sylvia Bintrim to represent Penn State’s Eberly College of Science as student marshal at spring commencement 2019
Sylvia Bintrim to represent Penn State’s Eberly College of Science as student marshal at spring commencement 2019 22 April 2019Sylvia Bintrim of Johnstown, Pennsylvania, will be honored as the student marshal for the Eberly College of Science during Penn State’s spring commencement ceremonies on May 4, 2019.
Six Eberly College of Science students offered graduate funding from National Science Foundation and Department of Energy
18 April 2019Six students from the Penn State Eberly College of Science earned fellowship offers from the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) and the Department of Energy Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program.
Bruce Booth honored with Penn State’s Outstanding Science Alumni Award
Bruce Booth honored with Penn State’s Outstanding Science Alumni Award 10 April 2019Bruce Booth, ‘96 B.S. Biochemistry, has been selected to receive an Outstanding Science Alumni Award for 2019 by the Penn State Eberly College of Science.
Shea recognized with 2019 Palmer Faculty Mentoring Award
Shea recognized with 2019 Palmer Faculty Mentoring Award 02 April 2019Katriona Shea, alumni professor of biology in the Eberly College of Science, is the recipient of Penn State's 2019 Howard B. Palmer Faculty Mentoring Award.
Axtell and Rigol receive 2019 Faculty Scholar Medals
Axtell and Rigol receive 2019 Faculty Scholar Medals 02 April 2019Michael Axtell, professor of biology, and Marcos Rigol, professor of physics, have been selected to receive 2019 Faculty Scholar Medals for Outstanding Achievement.

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