Faculty Success

06/06/2017 - 12:07pm

A UNT faculty member is studying the “silent epidemic” of workplace bullying and the little known impact to people who witness this type of harassment.

05/30/2017 - 9:34am

When disasters like tornadoes and hurricanes strike, they often take down the technology emergency workers desperately need to keep in contact — cellphone service. Now a professor at the University of North Texas is working to make sure those first responders can get that vital access through an airborne communication system.

05/24/2017 - 8:39am

Kent Chapman, an accomplished biology professor and researcher at the University of North Texas, is now also a children’s book author. Chapman actually wrote the book around 20 years ago with his two daughters when they were only 5 and 3. 

05/15/2017 - 3:48pm

Three University of North Texas professors have been awarded a National Science Foundation grant to study the effects of political conflict on language and culture.

05/08/2017 - 12:42pm

The University of North Texas will soon be home to a rare piece of equipment. The Army Research Office has agreed to fund $417,000 for a custom built multi-physics materials processing machine to help the Department of Materials Science and Engineering in the College of Engineering.

05/02/2017 - 9:55am

The Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation annually honors full-time faculty at Texas colleges and universities for outstanding teaching.

04/24/2017 - 1:16pm

Pamela Padilla, an associate professor of biology at the University of North Texas and Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Studies in the new College of Science has spent her career studying science, doing research in the field of genetics and teaching. Her efforts have brought her great success with everything from awards to publications. Now she has a new honor that comes with a new career focus. She was recently accepted to an advanced leadership institute and wants to help bring new leadership skills to her fellow scientists.

04/24/2017 - 8:30am

Rhonda Christensen, a research professor in the Department of Learning Technologies in the College of Information at the University of North Texas, has been awarded a Fulbright Senior Specialist Scholarship.

04/19/2017 - 9:35am

Cornelia Caragea, an assistant professor at the University of North Texas College of Engineering, has received the National Science Foundation CAREER Award for her work in machine learning, data mining and information retrieval. 

UNT now has 13 researchers who have been awarded a National Science Foundation CAREER award – the most prestigious recognition offered by the NSF for young researchers.