Research

Jarrett Receives Outstanding Professor Award in 2017

Dr. Charles Jarrett  Photo courtesy of Mike Donley.

Dr. Charles Jarrett, Associate Professor of Sociology, received Regional Higher Education Outstanding Professor Award for 2016-17. This award recognizes excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service to the university. He attended Marshall University before graduating with his doctorate in Rural Sociology from The Ohio State University in 1982. Jarrett teaches sociology […]

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September 19, 2017 at 3:47 pmNews Research

Burmeister Receives Funds for South Korea Research

Dr. Larry Burmeister

Dr. Larry Burmeister, Professor of Sociology, received funding from the Association for Asian Studies for his continuing research in South Korea on food, agriculture, and rural development issues. His research this summer focused on data collection on recent changes in rice production and consumption in South Korea, and he also […]

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September 18, 2017 at 4:04 pmNews Research

Neuroscience Program to host research colloquium in October

Neuroscience Program to host research colloquium in October

By Amanda Biederman Neurons will fire across Lake Hope Lodge on October 7 as Ohio University’s neuroscientists convene to discuss their research in the first annual “Neuroscience Research Day.” The event, which was contrived by a team of faculty members, graduate students and undergraduate students, is designed to unite members […]

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September 18, 2017 at 1:25 pmEvents Research

Abu-Rish Contributes to Journal Roundtable on Teaching Middle East History

Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish

Dr. Ziad Abu-Rish, Assistant Professor of History, recently contributed to a roundtable, “Teaching the Introductory Middle East History Survey Course,” in the journal Review of Middle East Studies (published by Cambridge University Press). The roundtable featured contributions from seven historians, most of whom had significant teaching and publishing experience. Abu-Rish’s contribution […]

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September 17, 2017 at 7:12 pmNews Research

Briscoe Receives a Fulbright Award to the UK

Dr. Robert Briscoe

Dr. Robert Briscoe, Professor of Philosophy at Ohio University, was awarded a Fulbright-Scotland Visiting Professorship from the US-UK Fulbright Commission. Briscoe’s award will enable him to conduct research at the University of Glasgow through one of the most well-regarded scholarship programs in the world. His project as Fulbright-Scotland Visiting Professor […]

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September 16, 2017 at 10:56 amNews Research

Doctoral Physics Students Share Interests in Fundamentals of the Universe

Doctoral Physics Students Share Interests in Fundamentals of the Universe

Ohio University’s Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics hosted an Open House recently at the John C. Edwards Accelerator Lab. Doctoral students working with faculty members associated with INPP and the Physics & Astronomy Department shared their research and findings in an afternoon poster session. Visitors and participants were invited […]

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September 15, 2017 at 7:31 pmResearch

Four A&S Faculty Named 2017 Presidential Research Scholars

Presidential Research Scholars Arts and Sciences winners

Four out of the five faculty members named 2017 Ohio University Presidential Research Scholars are College of Arts & Sciences faculty. The award recognizes excellence in the areas of physical sciences and engineering, and social and behavioral sciences. The A&S award winners are Dr. Hao Chen, Professor of Chemistry & […]

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September 15, 2017 at 8:11 amNews Research