Faculty & Staff

Health Corner Introduction

  • September 23, 2013

The University of Alabama’s College of Community Health Sciences introduces UA’s Health Corner, which will provide videos that address various health topics and provide practical advice and guidance from UA’s […]

Frozen Smoke

  • November 12, 2010

In a step toward developing lighter, more fuel efficient aerospace vehicles, Dr. Samit Roy collaborates with NASA on ways to strengthen an amazingly-light solid.

‘The Cost of Courage’

  • September 14, 2010

In 2010, the U.S. Army reported the suicide rate among Army personnel was above the civilian rate for the first time since the Vietnam War. The timing, say two University of Alabama School of Social Work members, is not coincidental.

Letter from the Vice President

  • December 16, 2004

In 2004, The University of Alabama launched a new phase in the growth of its research programs. Setting the goal of creating a campuswide culture of excellence in scholarly activity, the University has embarked on a program to transform UA into one of the top 50 research institutions of higher education in the nation.

Innovative Classes and Research Give UA Chemistry Professor Two Achievement Awards

  • September 29, 2004

A University of Alabama chemistry class will explore different bacteria, including ones that eat sulfur and rock, through funding supplied by a National Science Foundation Award. Dr. Kevin Redding, associate professor of chemistry in the College of Arts and Sciences, recently was awarded the NSF CAREER Award and the Robin Hill Award for his groundbreaking photosynthesis research.

UA’s Shelby Hall Dedicated May 14

  • February 16, 2004

The University of Alabama’s new interdisciplinary transportation and science complex, Shelby Hall, was dedicated May 14, 2004, in an afternoon ceremony with special guests U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) and his wife, Dr. Annette N. Shelby, in attendance.