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

Research Revealed: Meet the BU Proposal Library

November 11th, 2020

October 2020 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Insider Insights A Resource to Make Your Next Proposal More Competitive  The BU Proposal Library is an ever-growing repository of successful grant applications submitted by BU faculty to external funders, available to BU's research community for reference during proposal prep. "Ten Simple Rules" for building an antiracist research lab ... More

Research Revealed: Bring Your Idea to Market

October 7th, 2020

September 2020 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Insider Insights You Have an Idea for Impact. What's Next? Director of Faculty Entrepreneurship Rana Gupta explains why you don't need to be an entrepreneur to bring an idea to market, and shares two questions faculty should ask before licensing or marketing... More

Research Revealed: Video Diaries from Reopened Labs

August 24th, 2020

August 2020 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Insider Insights BU's NEIDL Profiled for "Long Game" Coronavirus Research A July New Yorker feature goes inside the National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories, where researchers are in steadfast pursuit of COVID-19 treatments. Behind the Scenes at Kilachand Center Video diaries from on-campus researchers provide a... More

Research Revealed: Antiracism Scholarship and Action

June 18th, 2020

We stand in solidarity with the Black community and join the global community outraged by the senseless murders of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, Tony McDade, and the countless Black lives lost as a result of police violence. We are committed to using our leadership and resources to build a research program that... More

Research Revealed: Phased Return to Labs + New Funding Opportunities

May 12th, 2020

May 2020 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Insider Insights Restarting operations for 4,000+ researchers and 1,681 labs will require a massive, coordinated effort as research groups adapt their work to allow for reduced density, physical distancing, and rapidly implementable contingency plans. Read more A comprehensive database of COVID-19 publications (National Institutes of... More

Research Revealed: COVID-19 Updates for Researchers

March 31st, 2020

March 2020 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Insider Insights Our COVID-19 page is updated daily with resources to support researchers and administrators through the pandemic, including coronavirus research funding, grant FAQs, and guidance for donating supplies to our BU colleagues on the front line. An open data set for research on COVID-19 (Allen... More

Research Revealed: Broaden Your Impact

February 11th, 2020

February 2020 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Insider Insights Many faculty consider it a part of their mission to put their research in the hands of the people who need it most. Here are six practical steps you can take this semester to make your research accessible outside... More

Research Revealed: Fearless Faculty + New Funding Opportunities

November 26th, 2019

November 2019 | Information & Support for the BU Research Community Insider Insights In 2019, Boston University faculty traveled from the ends of the earth to the edge of space, tackling everything from gun violence to climate change to cybersecurity. Here are 12 discoveries we can't stop talking about. Read more A community... More