UAB News

  • Mayor William Bell coming to UAB to talk K-12 STEM educationMayor William Bell will discuss science, technology, engineering and mathematics education in Birmingham City Schools at 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 23. The event, free and open to the public, will take place at the Edge of Chaos, located on the fourth floor of the Lister Hill Library, 1720 Second Ave. South. The event is sponsored by the UAB Community and Science Investigations (C&SI) graduate student...

  • Collat School of Business professor selected to travel to Cape Town, South Africa, as part of a prominent research and collaboration program.Stephanie Yates, Ph.D., associate professor of finance at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, has been chosen by the prestigious Fulbright Specialist Program to participate in a travel abroad project in Cape Town, South Africa. Yates will travel to the University of Cape Town to work during July and August to consult with the director...

UAB Research News

  • Prestigious awards program honors junior faculty who excel in research and education.Clockwise from top left: Eugenia Kharlampieva, Ragib Hasan, Karolina Mukhtar and Thamar Solorio.An unprecedented four University of Alabama at Birmingham College of Arts and Sciences faculty have been awarded CAREER Awards by the National Science Foundation. The recipients are assistant professors Ragib Hasan, Ph.D., and Thamar Solorio, Ph.D., Computer and Information Sciences, Eugenia Kharlampieva, Ph.D., Chemistry, and Karolina Mukhtar, Ph.D., Biology.The CAREER Award is...

  • Additional resources benefiting Birmingham will help address critical issues and become more livable for all.Mayor William Bell announced at the city council meeting Tuesday that Birmingham, in collaboration with the University of Alabama at Birmingham Sustainable Smart Cities Research Center, is one of 16 cities selected worldwide to receive an IBM Smarter Cities Challenge grant. The Smarter Cities Challenge grant contributes the skills and expertise of IBM’s top talent to help cities address critical issues. During...