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Posts Tagged: Ph.D.

Ferguson, Missouri Grand Jury Decision Due Any Time

NSU Home to Conflict Resolution Expert Who Can Provide Insight for Media on How Such Situations Can/Should be Addressed   FORT LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla. – No matter what people may believe about the events that occurred – and continue to occur – in Ferguson, Missouri, one thing everyone ...

NSU Researcher Part of Team Studying Ways to Better Predict Intensity of Hurricanes

FORT LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla. – They are something we take very seriously in Florida – hurricanes. The names roll off the tongue like a list of villains – Andrew, Charlie, Frances and Wilma. In the past 25 years or so, experts have gradually been improving prediction of the course a storm may ...

NSU Research Spotlight: Deciphering Genes

Gordon Broderick, Ph.D., professor in NSU’s Center for Psychological Studies and director of the Clinical Systems Biology Group at the NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Institute for Neuro-Immune Medicine, and his team are working with researchers throughout the university to examine genes ...

Oceanographic Center Faculty and Students Present at National Conference

Earlier this year, students and faculty from the Oceanographic Center participated in a three-week field campaign in the Gulf of Mexico that examined the fate of oil that is released into the environment. The NSU participants were students Cayla Dean and Bryan Hamilton and professor Alexander ...

CPS Faculty Member Invited to Present at Helping Professionals Conference

Tara Jungersen, Ph. D., will be presenting at the First Annual Helping Professionals Conference, scheduled for April 9-11 in the British Virgin Islands. Jungersen is an assistant professor in Counselor Education at NSU’s Center for Psychological Studies. As a counselor educator, she ...

Retired U.S. Army General David H. Petraeus to Speak at NSU, Feb. 6

The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences will welcome retired U.S. Army General David H. Petraeus, Ph.D., to NSU as part of the college’s Distinguished Speakers Series. A Conversation with Gen. David H. Petraeus, Ph.D. Distinguished Speakers Series Thursday, Feb. 6 7:00 p.m. Arena at the Don ...

Special Screening of new Guy Harvey Documentary, Jan. 30

Conservationist and world acclaimed marine artist Guy Harvey, Ph.D., is bringing his latest documentary – Whale Sharks of the Yucatán: A Guy Harvey Expedition – to the South Florida community. There is a special screening scheduled for  Thursday, Jan. 30 from 6-8 p.m. at NSU’s Museum of ...

NSU Professor Publishes Article in Business and Professional Ethics Journal

Randi L. Sims, Ph.D., professor of management at the H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship, recently published an article entitled, “Antecedents and Consequences of Collective Fraud: A Study of the United States Residential Real Estate Market Boom and Bust” which appeared in ...

SHSS Faculty Member and Student Present at the Annual UNM Mentoring Institute

Claire Michele Rice, Ph.D., faculty and chair in the Department of Conflict Analysis and Resolution (DCAR) in NSU’s School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) presented at the Sixth Annual UMN Mentoring Institute Conference. The conference was held at the University of New Mexico in ...

Lecture to Offer Discussion on Limited God Theodicy, Feb. 13

The next talk in the winter 2014 Faculty Lecture Series will include a discussion about a theodicy that supports the notion of a limited God. Hosted by the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, the talk is free and all are invited to attend. “A Limited Defense of the Limited God Theodicy” ...

Thirsting to Perform on Stage? Audition for Irish Dracula Play, Jan. 9

All NSU students, faculty, and staff members are invited to audition for a part in The Irish Dracula: A Melodrama in Five Acts, written by James Doan, Ph.D., professor at the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, and produced by the Irish Theatre of Florida. Auditions for The Irish Dracula ...

Next Mathematics Colloquium Talk: Using Shadowing for Problem-Solving—Feb. 12

Although we often rely on computers to produce perfect mathematical results, correct answers aren’t always guaranteed. But, don’t worry—you’ll learn a solution to this problem at the next Mathematics Colloquium Series talk, hosted by the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences. “Shadowing: Right ...

Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences Faculty Member’s Article Published in Contemporary Family Therapy

John K. Miller, Ph.D., faculty in the Department of Family Therapy (DFT) in NSU’s School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), has published an article in Contemporary Family Therapy. The article, entitled “Family Functioning and Social Support in Men and Women Diagnosed with Depression in ...

Neuroscience Journal Publishes Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Student Research

To help her fellow undergraduate students study neurons, Honors psychology major Katie Dabrowski developed a hands-on laboratory exercise. Her interdisciplinary work not only provides a better understanding of current flow in neurons, but the research was also published in the Journal of ...

Pioneering Scientific Researcher J. Craig Venter Speaks at NSU

The Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences welcomed pioneering scientific researcher J. Craig Venter, Ph.D., to campus on Nov. 13. Speaking to a crowd of nearly 400 members of the NSU community, Venter presented a talk on genomics titled “Life at the Speed of Light” as part of the college’s ...

Research Authored by Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Associate Professors, Students Published in Prestigious Journal

An article co-authored by two faculty members, a graduate student, and alumna from the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences was published in the journal Brain and Cognition, Volume 83, Issue 3 (Dec. 2013). About the Research Title: “Neurophysiological Marker of Inhibition Distinguishes ...

Top NSU Undergraduate Students Inducted into Alpha Chi National Honor Society

More than 75 NSU undergraduate students have been inducted into the Alpha Chi national honor society for the 2013–2014 academic year. Alpha Chi recognizes the top 10 percent of juniors and seniors in each undergraduate major. To celebrate these students’ academic achievements, the Farquhar ...

Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences Associate Professor Wins Writing Center Award

  Kevin Dvorak, Ph.D., associate professor and coordinator of the writing center at the Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences, has earned the 2014 Southeastern Writing Center Association (SWCA) Achievement Award. According to SWCA, the honor “recognizes the outstanding, sustained body of ...

Pharmacy Professor Cited by CNN Money

Ioana Popovici, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the Department of Sociobehavioral and Administrative Pharmacy at NSU’s College of Pharmacy, was cited in an article on CNN Money’s website regarding studies on a link between alcohol addiction and unemployment. The study supports the following ...

NSU appoints New Schemel Professor for Neuro Immune Medicine

NSU College of Osteopathic Medicine Dean Anthony J. Silvagni, D.O., Pharm.D., M.Sc., recently announced the appointment of Mary Ann Fletcher, Ph.D., as the first Schemel Professor for Neuro Immune Medicine. The Schemel Professorship was established in 2013 through a $2 million endowment from ...


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