Faculty Research Day 2021

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Faculty Research Day 2021

Rowan University Faculty Research Day on March 31, 2021

About this Event

Faculty Research Day honors outstanding research, scholarship, and creative activity by faculty from all Rowan University campuses.

The virtual event will showcase their accomplishments for fellow faculty, external partners, industry representatives and the broader community. Individuals from all backgrounds and interests are welcome.

The event program is below. As speakers and details are confirmed, updates will be made.


Welcome Program - 9:00am-9:30am

President Ali A. Houshmand, Provost Anthony Lowman and Tabbetha Dobbins, Interim Vice President for Research will address the audience.

Topic: COVID-19 Research - 9:30am-11:00am

This session will bring researchers together to consider all immediate and long-term questions regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. Researchers and all others interested in medical therapies, pandemic preparedness, translational research, and similar topics are encouraged to attend. The keynote address will be given by Dr. Stephen Tang, President and CEO, OraSure Technologies and Marian McCord, Ph.D., Senior Vice Provost for Research, Economic Engagement, and Outreach, University of New Hampshire. 

Topic 2: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Research - 11:00am-12:30pm

This session will focus on the current DEI research landscape, as well as connect those researchers interested to incorporate DEI best practices into their current research programs. The keynote address will be given by Arlene Modeste Knowles, TEAM-UP Diversity Project Manager, American Institute of Physics.

Topic 3: Camden Research - 1:00pm-2:15pm

We will conclude the day with a session dedicated to research currently being conducted in Camden. Researchers from across the university will showcase their projects that address the needs and potential of the city and its residents. This section will begin with an address by the Hon. Dana Redd, CEO, Rowan University-Rutgers Camden Board of Governors.


Register for the event here