University Scholar Series
The University Scholar Series is co-sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the University Library, and the Spartan Bookstore. This series provides a unique opportunity for showcasing the important research and scholarly activities of SJSU faculty members.
All students, faculty, and staff members are invited to attend these events. Members of the public are welcome as well! Please visit the University Scholar Series website or the University Scholar Series Facebook Page for more information.
Spring 2016 Presenters: Save-the-Dates
Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 12:00 - 1:00 pm in MLK 225/229
Dr. Meniketti's research focuses on the intersections of environmental change and the ascendency of capitalism, from the Age of Exploration through the late Industrial Revolution.
Marco Meniketti flyer (PDF)
Wednesday, March 23, 2016, 12:00 - 1:00 pm in MLK 225/229
Dr. Aiello will present the results of his research on microfossil-rich marine sediments in deep-sea cores and land outcrops around the world and will discuss how these marine deposits offer clues on past climate conditions.
Ivano Aiello flyer (PDF)
Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 12:00 - 1:00 pm in MLK 255/257
Dr. Stemwedel’s recent research explores the ethical dimensions of being a good scientist that extend beyond avoiding or responding to scientific misconduct.
Janet Stemwedel flyer (PDF)
Fall 2015 Presenters:
Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 12:00 - 1:00 pm in MLK 225/229
Professor Matthew J. Holian’s recent research involves air pollution in California and India. His analysis of data from numerous sources reveals trends and relationships related to air pollution, regulations, and economic growth among other factors.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015, 12:00 - 1:00 pm in MLK 225/229
Dr. Kaufman's astrophysics research focuses on the interactions and feedback between newly formed stars and the interstellar medium - the raw material form which stars form.