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Author: Nate DeGraff

May 5, 2016

Honoring Outstanding Sciences Faculty

NC State recognized several outstanding Sciences faculty members at the 2016 Celebration of Faculty Excellence. 

Dean Bill Ditto

Apr 13, 2016

Dean of Startups

Bill Ditto has spent two decades taking fledgling organizations to great heights, making him a natural fit to lead the new College of Sciences. 

Mar 17, 2016

Statistician Rui Song Receives NSF CAREER Award

Statistician Rui Song has received a prestigious CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation. 

Mar 16, 2016

New Department Heads Named for Biological Sciences, Mathematics

Two academic departments in the College of Sciences have new department heads. Alina Chertock, a longtime NC State professor and prominent mathematician, has been named the new head of the university’s Department of Mathematics. Chertock has been with NC State since 2002 and was serving as interim department head prior to her permanent appointment. She is also an adjunct professor… 

Loek Helminck, professor and former mathematics dept. head, goes over a few equations with grad students in one of the many study areas in SAS Hall. PHOTO BY ROGER WINSTEAD

Dec 3, 2015

Helminck to Receive 2016 AMS Distinguished Public Service Award

Dr. Loek Helminck will receive the 2016 Distinguished Public Service Award from the American Mathematical Society. 

Nov 13, 2015

Four Sciences Faculty Named University Faculty Scholars

Four faculty members in the College of Sciences have been named University Faculty Scholars, a top honor for NC State faculty. 

Nov 6, 2015

Changes In Human Resources and Business Operations

The College has restructured its human resources and business operations functions to improve efficiency and keep its units better-connected. 

Nov 4, 2015

Celebrating 50 Years of Discovery at TUNL

For 50 years, NC State has been part of one of the most innovative and successful physics collaborations in the country. 

Heather Patisaul studies how chemicals in the environment affect us. In this image, she’s examining neurons in the brain of a laboratory rat colored by a process called immunohistochemistry.

Oct 17, 2015

Shaping A Less Toxic Future

Heather Patisaul is shedding new light on how chemicals in everyday products are reshaping our brains, bodies and behavior. 

Oct 7, 2015

Sciences Begins 2015-16 With Momentum

The College of Sciences has entered its third year with a new dean, a strong incoming class and considerable research and fundraising momentum.