Our faculty exemplifies ever better

Stories about how we are leading efforts to address humanity’s most pressing and complex problems.

Learning in action

Our faculty members are developing unique hands-on learning opportunities that build skills, provide real-life experience, and inspire professional growth....

Five with scientist Lynne Maquat

Recognized for her outstanding contributions to the scientific community, University of Rochester biochemist Lynne Maquat is best known for unraveling...

Solving wicked problems

Autism. Parkinson’s disease. Addiction. Fifteen percent of the world’s population suffers from a major neurological disorder. And if you’re not...

Mark Watters

Mark Watters is the inaugural director of the Beal Institute for Film Music and Contemporary Media at the University of...

Field guide to fruit flies

Anyone who has ever left an overripe banana on the kitchen counter knows Drosophila melanogaster. The common fruit fly is often...