A record-setting 10 professors are the newest members of Chapman University’s Million Dollar Club, a distinction awarded by the Office of Research and University Advancement to faculty who have brought in $1 million in external funding and donations while at Chapman. It is the largest cohort to receive the honor, representing disciplines throughout the campus,
Chapman announced the appointment of Charles “Chuck” Sohaskey, Ph.D., to the position of Lab Safety Administrator for the University’s Rinker Health Science Campus in Irvine, CA, effective June 13, 2016. Dr. Sohaskey is the principal Environmental Health and Safety professional responsible for supporting the success of laboratory safety management at the two-year-old Rinker campus, which
Kerk Kee, Ph.D., associate professor in Chapman University’s new School of Communication, has been accepted to spend this summer 2016 as an academic visitor at the Oxford Internet Institute (OII), University of Oxford, England. Dr. Kee will be undertaking a research project looking at the emergence and diffusion of cyberinfrastructure as an innovation in the
Sheryl Bourgeois, Ph.D., executive vice president for university advancement at Chapman University, has received the prestigious John Grenzebach Award.
Southern California beaches will be cleaner and healthier for swimmers and surfers this summer, thanks to the lingering drought. But that drop of good news for humans probably won’t mean much for
A sophomore in the Chapman University Honors Program has won a top award for research examining the environmental and socioeconomic factors in rural India that contribute to life-threatening intestinal disease in children under five.
The very first day Lemuel “Ed” Day, Ph.D., began a research project interviewing people who had lost loved ones to murder, the Chapman University sociologist decided he had to do more than just share his findings with fellow academics. The scholarly textbook would still happen, but he also felt that another outlet was needed for
A record number of four Chapman University students have been awarded Fulbright Scholarships for 2013-2014, enabling them to study, teach and conduct research abroad after graduation this May. Seniors Azriel Dror, Cambria Findley-Grubb, Erika Sanders and Nou Vang represent the largest single class of students to enter the Fulbright U.S. Student Program. It is a
A business law attorney who counts his undergraduate research experiences at Chapman University as key to his career success will be the guest speaker at Student Research Day Thursday, May 9. Robert Diaz ’97 will deliver a keynote talk titled “Research: A Wealth of Opportunities” at noon as part of the day-long
Faculty researchers interested in sharing their work with students or connecting with their fellow campus researchers are encouraged to participate in the second annual university-wide Faculty Research Expo on Nov. 12 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Argyros Forum Ballroom. Faculty members interested in presenting at the expo are asked to indicate