Category: Announcements

IOG faculty member named 2020-21 Service-Learning Fellows

Sarah Saint Hamilton, a clinical assistant professor in the Institute of Gerontology, was among the eight UGA faculty members selected by the Office of Service-Learning for participation in its yearlong Service-Learning Fellows program. This program provides an opportunity for faculty members from a broad range of disciplines to integrate academic service-learning into their professional practice. …

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Beer chosen as one of UGA’s first Innovation Fellows

Jenay Beer and fellow UGA faculty member Hitesh Handa have been selected as UGA’s inaugural Innovation Fellows for fall 2019. Throughout the semester, the pair will receive a crash course in technology commercialization and learn how they can shape their research programs to more effectively align with industry priorities and, ultimately, serve the public’s needs. …

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IOG professor tapped to participate in UGA I-Corps site

Lisa Renzi-Hammond, an assistant professor of health promotion and behavior in the College of Public Health, has been selected to join the first group of faculty developing entrepreneurial projects with the University of Georgia’s Innovation Corps Site. UGA was named a National Science Foundation I-Corps Site earlier this year. The I-Corps award enables the university …

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