Yuen Yuen Ang, associate professor of political science, is among 31 recipients of the Andrew Carnegie Fellowship.
The fellowship carries a $200,000 stipend, making it possible for recipients to devote up to two years to significant research and writing.
The Michigan Association of State Universities has named Anne Ruggles Gere, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor and director of the Sweetland Center for Writing, as a Michigan Distinguished Professor of the Year.
During her "ideal last lecture," Golden Apple Award recipient Sandra Levitsky discussed her road to becoming a teacher, described the underlying optimism behind the study of sociology, and emphasized how using one's voice to promote social change is a politically powerful form of optimism.
The University of Michigan Office of Research will honor four U-M staff members for their outstanding service to the research community.
University of Michigan faculty scholars received 12 Fulbright grants for the 2017-18 academic year, the most of any research university in the nation.
Four University of Michigan researchers have been named 2018 Sloan Research Fellows, a group of 126 early-career scholars recognized by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
Members of the university community have one last week to put forward their favorite examples of innovations in teaching by nominating them for the Provost's Teaching Innovation Prize.
In its 10th year, the competition will award $5,000 each to up to five faculty projects.
Nominations for the President’s Staff Innovation Award are being accepted through Feb. 28.
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The Institute for Research on Women and Gender and the Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies have awarded funding to graduate students for wide-ranging projects related to women, gender and sexuality.
The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has named seven University of Michigan researchers as Sloan Research Fellows for 2017, an honor awarded to 126 early-career scientists and scholars in the United States and Canada.
The Office of Research is seeking nominations for the 2017 Distinguished University Innovator Award, the university’s highest honor for faculty who have shown leadership in bringing new ideas to the marketplace.
Three U-M assistant professors are among the 126 early career scientists and scholars from the United States and Canada selected as 2016 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellows.
Editor's note: This article has been corrected from its original version to add Andrew Snowden to the list of recipients.
Six U-M assistant professors are among the 126 early career scientists and scholars from the United States and Canada selected as 2015 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellows.
Three University of Michigan scientists are among the 126 early-career professors from the United States and Canada selected as 2014 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellows.