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Faculty Position in STEM Education

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
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The Michigan State University Colleges of Education, Natural Science, and Engineering, and the Lyman Briggs College seek a tenure-system faculty scholar at the associate or full professor level…

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MSU Researchers Study Plants’ Growth/Defense Switch

Monday, July 10, 2017
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A year ago, the lab of Gregg Howe, a Michigan State University Foundation Professor and AgBioResearch scientist, developed a plant that upended a common misconception that plants can…

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Research Offers New Clues to Rare Genetic Disease

Monday, July 3, 2017
Jeff MacKeigan

Tuberous sclerosis complex, or TSC, is considered a rare genetic disease, yet for the estimated 50,000 patients in the United States and almost 2 million individuals worldwide, dealing…

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Women’s Health Among Grand Rapids Research Center Goals

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Dean Norman Beauchamp, Jr., welcomes Department Chair Richard Leach, MD, and researchers Asgi Fazleabas, PhD, Lee Anne Roman, PhD, and Karen Racicot, PhD, from the MSU College of…

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MSU Researcher, International Team Gets $1.2M for Cell-Level Study

Monday, April 10, 2017
Alex Dickson (MSU), Danny Hatters (University of Melbourne), Simon Ebbinghaus (Ruhr-University Bochum) and Hannah Nicholas (University of Sydney)

Michigan State University Assistant Professor Alex Dickson, along with collaborators in Australia and Germany, has received a three-year, $1.2 million Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) grant. “This grant…

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New Computational Methods May Lead to Healthier Future

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
(L to R): MSU scientists Michael Feig, George Mias, Arjun Krishnan and Alex Dickson are using recent advances in computational methods to enrich their research in areas that include biological systems, precision medicine, genomics and pharmaceutical drugs.

Advances in computational methods could lead to a better understanding of human health and the disease process, or the development of new cures for diseases. Four Michigan State…

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Local News Interviews Contag, Tours New Bio Engineering Facility

Thursday, February 9, 2017
WNLS story on the Bio Engineering Building

Lansing, Mich., television station WNLS-6 recently interviewed Chris Contag, the inaugural director of Michigan State University’s Institute for Quantitative Health Science and Engineering and the chairperson of the new Department…

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Faculty Position Posting Senior Terrestrial Ecologist

Thursday, January 19, 2017
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The W.K. Kellogg Biological Station at Michigan State University seeks a Senior Terrestrial Ecologist. The W.K. Kellogg Biological Station (KBS) of Michigan State University invites applications for a…

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Faculty Position in Embedded Cybersecurity

Wednesday, January 11, 2017
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The Department of Computer Science and Engineering and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the College of Engineering at Michigan State University invite applications for a…

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Faculty Position in Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences

Tuesday, January 10, 2017
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The Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences (PSM) is inviting applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant/Associate/Professor level for individuals studying maize genomics. This position is…

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