National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowships Deadline: May 1. Fellowships for Advanced Social Science Research on Japan Deadline: May 1. National Science Foundation Interdisciplinary Behavioral and Social Science Research (IBSS) Deadline: Dec. 2. Science of Organizations (SoO) Deadline: Sept. 3. … Continue reading →
The Office of the Vice Provost for Research is proud to join with the School of Music and others in sponsoring the 2014 Baylor Percussion Symposium, taking place this weekend. The symposium features concerts and master classes with some of … Continue reading →
The Council on Undergraduate Research is now accepting submissions for the “Undergraduate Research Highlights” section of the summer 2014 CUR Quarterly. The highlights contain brief descriptions of peer-reviewed research or scholarly publications by undergraduate students that appeared in journals in … Continue reading →
The Office of the Vice Provost for Research has extended the deadline to apply for the Dr. Benjamin F. Brown IV Fund for Interdisciplinary and Collaborative Scholarship (Brown Fund). Proposals to the program are now due by March 14 at noon. … Continue reading →
In the video above, Robert Darden, associate professor of journalism, public relations and new media in Baylor’s College of Arts & Sciences, discusses the Black Gospel Music Restoration Project (BGMRP) with KSAT-TV San Antonio. Darden, along with Baylor University Libraries, is working to identify, acquire, preserve, record and catalogue music from the black gospel music tradition. BGMRP was recently selected as a permanent exhibit at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC), scheduled to open in 2015.
After you watch the video, click the links below to learn more about the BGMRP.
Geologists at Baylor, working with an international collaborative team of scientists, have uncovered for the first time direct evidence on Rusinga Island, Kenya, that ties Proconsul, an early ape, to a closed-canopy forest environment. While scientists had previously speculated, based on … Continue reading →
The Council on Undergraduate Research has extended the deadline to submit poster abstracts for presentation at the 16th CUR Conference. Abstracts are now due by Feb. 28. The 2014 CUR Conference takes place June 28-July 1 in Washington, D.C. CUR invites submissions … Continue reading →
Research and discovery are front-and-center in the latest issue of Baylor Magazine! The winter 2014 issue includes a trio of feature stories that showcase how Baylor research is making a difference in fields from philosophy and religion to chemistry, biology … Continue reading →
A Baylor graduate student recently earned a scholarship award from the Society of Plastics Engineers for her research on nondestructive testing methods for fiber-reinforced, laminate composites. Sarah Stair, a second-year graduate student in mechanical engineering, was one of three students … Continue reading →
The Office of the Vice Provost for Research, in conjunction with the Institutional Biosafety Committee, has launched a new, online training program for investigators in BSL-1 or BSL-2 labs who submit research protocols to the IBC. The training is provided … Continue reading →