Research News and Events at York http://research.news.yorku.ca Exciting things happening in Research at York University Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:51:34 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Environmental Studies Professor Jennifer Foster appointed chair of Task Force on Sustainability Research http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/08/26/environmental-studies-professor-jennifer-foster-appointed-chair-of-task-force-on-sustainability-research/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/08/26/environmental-studies-professor-jennifer-foster-appointed-chair-of-task-force-on-sustainability-research/#comments Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:51:34 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5469 York Vice-President Research & Innovation Robert Haché announces the appointment of Jennifer Foster, professor in the Faculty of Environmental Studies, to chair of the new Task ...

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York U’s Glendon campus serves as host for the Canada Prizes Award Ceremony May 7 http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/30/york-us-glendon-campus-serves-as-host-for-the-canada-prizes-award-ceremony-may-7/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/30/york-us-glendon-campus-serves-as-host-for-the-canada-prizes-award-ceremony-may-7/#comments Wed, 30 Apr 2014 18:58:47 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5465 Two books authored by individuals with connections to York University are among a group of scholarly works by Canadian academics that are in the running ...

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York University joins the Southern Ontario Smart Computing Innovation Platform http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/24/york-university-joins-the-southern-ontario-smart-computing-innovation-platform/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/24/york-university-joins-the-southern-ontario-smart-computing-innovation-platform/#comments Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:11:08 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5462 York University joined the Southern Ontario Smart Computing Innovation Platform (SOSCIP), a consortium that enables collaborative R&D between university researchers, IBM and small to medium-sized ...

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VPRI to sponsor task force on public engagement and sustainability research http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/24/vpri-to-sponsor-task-force-on-public-engagement-and-sustainability-research/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/24/vpri-to-sponsor-task-force-on-public-engagement-and-sustainability-research/#comments Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:10:23 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5461 The Office of the Vice-President Research & Innovation (VPRI) will sponsor a task force during the 2014-15 academic year to examine options and develop ideas ...

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Explore York U research on public engagement for a just and sustainable world http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/14/explore-york-u-research-on-public-engagement-for-a-just-and-sustainable-world/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/14/explore-york-u-research-on-public-engagement-for-a-just-and-sustainable-world/#comments Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:48:30 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5458 Explore arts, environmental studies and social sciences based-research at a celebration highlighting Public Engagement for a Just and Sustainable World. The celebration is being co-hosted ...

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Is there a robot in your future? Find out at Research Matters event April 9 http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/07/is-there-a-robot-in-your-future-find-out-at-research-matters-event-april-9/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/07/is-there-a-robot-in-your-future-find-out-at-research-matters-event-april-9/#comments Mon, 07 Apr 2014 17:32:09 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5456 Michael Jenkin York University is taking part in Research Matters, a campaign hosted by the Council of Ontario Universities a collaboration among ...

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Explore health research Friday, from elite athletes to impacts of oil and gas http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/03/06/explore-health-research-friday-from-elite-athletes-to-impacts-of-oil-and-gas/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/03/06/explore-health-research-friday-from-elite-athletes-to-impacts-of-oil-and-gas/#comments Thu, 06 Mar 2014 14:21:03 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5448 Explore health, environmental studies and science based-research at a celebration highlighting Healthy Individuals, Healthy Communities and Global Health. The celebration is being co-hosted by three ...

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York University celebrates its 2013-2014 research leaders http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/02/24/york-university-celebrates-its-2013-2014-research-leaders/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/02/24/york-university-celebrates-its-2013-2014-research-leaders/#comments Mon, 24 Feb 2014 19:52:25 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5443 York University will celebrate its faculty, students and post-doctoral fellows who have earned honours and achievements for research and creative excellence at its annual York ...

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Professor Laurence Harris wins the President’s Research Excellence Award http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/02/24/professor-laurence-harris-wins-the-presidents-research-excellence-award/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/02/24/professor-laurence-harris-wins-the-presidents-research-excellence-award/#comments Mon, 24 Feb 2014 19:51:35 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5442 Laurence Harris Laurence Harris, professor of psychology in the Faculty of Health,  has been named the recipient of a 2014 President’s Research ...

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Celebrate digital culture at research event on Dec. 6 http://research.news.yorku.ca/2013/12/02/celebrate-digital-culture-at-research-event-on-dec-6/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2013/12/02/celebrate-digital-culture-at-research-event-on-dec-6/#comments Mon, 02 Dec 2013 15:23:42 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5422 Explore digital cultures research at a celebration co-hosted by six of York’s Faculties in collaboration with the Office of the Vice-President Research & Innovation on ...

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