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SJSU's Fire Weather Research Lab

"Cluster Hire" will lead to deeper focus on wildfire science research

Our "Cluster Hire" in Wildfire Science is the topic of my blog post this week. With the wildfires that have devastated so many CA communities recently, the interdisciplinary hiring approach we're taking is timely and urgent.

SJSU students cheering and excited

SJSU leveraging its inclusive, welcoming character to help campus "grow and thrive"

November 5, 2019

In this piece, I discuss how San Jose State will continue to grow and thrive (Goal 3 of our Transformation 2030 strategic plan). Our multi-pronged approach largely focuses on staff members, who work so hard to ensure that campus operations and programs run smoothly. We can’t succeed without them!

Ribbon cutting for the new Spartan Experiemental Economics Lab.

New Experimental Economics Lab Doesn’t Just Play Games

October 22, 2019

SJSU's new experimental economics facility, known as the Spartan Experimental Economics Lab (SEEL) will allow researchers to create interactive computer scenarios to better understand economic theory. Ideal for those who wish to partner with us on economic projects. Important work!

Professor and students performing research.

Research and Innovation Heading Toward Next Level at SJSU

October 8, 2019

My latest blog post is about research and innovation at SJSU, an area that is growing quickly and aiming high. We’re working to transform R&I at our campus—work that can lead to innovations beneficial to society. Great things ahead!

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