Research Revealed: Finding Collaborators, Funding, and More

April 4th, 2022

March 2022 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Collaborate RESEARCH HOW-TO Find a Collaborator at BU Thorny problems require creative input from a team of experts that span disciplines. The good news: BU offers a suite of resources to help you identify research collaborators. A new on-demand webinar offers an overview... More

Research Revealed: Advancing Diversity and Equity in Research

March 14th, 2022

February 2022 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Collaborate FEDERAL FUNDING Promoting Diversity in Biomedical Research Top takeaways from a recent National Institutes of Health (NIH) UNITE Initiative event, which highlighted opportunities for diversifying the biomedical research workforce and building new career pathways in the field. CALL FOR PROPOSALS Research on Sustainability Misinformation BU's... More

Research Revealed: Game-changing data source now available at BU

January 7th, 2022

December 2021 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Collaborate NEW DATA SOURCE: 2.3 Billion Voter History Records Now Available to BU Researchers: BU has acquired a three-year subscription to a national voter file that includes records on over 200 million voters plus 2.3 billion voter history records. This... More

Research Revealed: Mid-Semester Collaboration Starters

November 10th, 2021

October 2021 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Collaborate DATA SCIENCE & ANTIRACISM: Meet Collaborators Using Data Science to Investigate Racial Equity: On Tuesday, November 30, our Research on Tap lightning talk series brings together researchers using data science to uncover racial inequity and provide a data-driven path to an antiracist future. INFECTIOUS... More

Research Revealed: Events on Finding Funding, Collaborators, and More

October 4th, 2021

September 2021 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Insider Insights RESEARCH ON TAP: Pandemic Preparedness & Response  Research on Tap brings together groups of BU researchers on important topics. In our first event of the new academic year on September 22, faculty studying the impact of emerging infectious... More

Research Revealed: The Power of Multimedia

July 27th, 2021

July 2021 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Insider Insights PROMOTE YOUR WORK The Power of Multimedia In May, a 60-second video about how a team of BU mechanical engineers used Japanese paper-cutting techniques to create soft robotic grippers earned more than 750k views. Here are four lessons for other faculty promoting new... More

Research Revealed: Early Career Funding Roadmaps

April 30th, 2021

May 2021 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Insider Insights EARLY CAREER FUNDING Mapping Your Research Path Are you a rising investigator interested in attracting federal and foundation support for your research? Learn more about the customized support BU offers for identifying and securing external funding in this popular webinar recording. Plus: Advice... More

Research Revealed: Spring Funding Opportunities

March 17th, 2021

March 2021 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Insider Insights CALL FOR PROPOSALS Antiracism Research & Policy The Center for Antiracist Research seeks to fund interdisciplinary research and policy teams for up to $50,000 to study and build a change campaign around a critical racial inequity or injustice. Applications are due Monday, April 12. SEED... More

Research Revealed: Funding Trends, Communicating Science & More

January 27th, 2021

January 2021 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Insider Insights ANNUAL REPORT Pioneering Solutions In 2020, BU researchers made stunning progress in the face of widespread uncertainty—pioneering solutions to problems ranging from COVID-19 to the climate crisis, systemic racism, and antibiotic resistance. Lessons from BU podcasters on making science accessible Advice from early career... More

Research Revealed: Addressing Health Inequities

December 2nd, 2020

November 2020 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Insider Insights Addressing Health Inequities Two-thirds of the 10 million cancer deaths each year around the globe occur in developing countries. Dr. Nimmi Ramanujam of Duke University will discuss new technologies being developed to address this inequity in the Photonics Center Distinguished Lecture on... More