Researchers Receive $1 Million to Study Evolution of Language and Speech in Primates

Posted On September 10, 2014
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ATLANTA–Dr. William Hopkins, professor of neuroscience at Georgia State University, and his colleagues have been awarded a three-year, $1 million grant from the international Human Frontiers Science Program (HFSP) to explore the neurobiological basis for the evolution of language and speech in different primate species.

Hopkins will be working with Dr. Michael Petrides from the… more »

Advisory: Travel to countries affected by Ebola

The following is an important notice regarding personal travel to and contact with persons traveling from countries where Ebola outbreaks are occurring.

Travel Alerts and Warnings CDC has posted Warning – Level 3 Travel Notices recommending that people avoid non-essential travel to Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone at this time. Georgia State advises that university-related… more »

NEW – Security Awareness Training

It is a mandatory requirement for all personnel working and/or visiting Natural Science Center (NSC) and/or floors 5-9 of Petit Science Center (PSC) to take the “Security Awareness” module, including administrative staff that do not work in laboratories. This training explains security requirements related to research buildings and informing building occupants and visitors of the anti-tailgating… more »

Use Pivot for your summer research funding searches

Posted On May 6, 2014

From the Office of the Associate Vice President for Research  Use Pivot for your summer research funding searches If research will be a part of your summer activities, don’t forget Georgia State University offers you access to the world’s largest online funding database known as COS Pivot. It’s where funding connected with research expertise turns… more »

Animal Care and Use Program Awarded AAALAC Accreditation

Posted On March 17, 2014

The Association of Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC) awarded full accreditation to Georgia State University’s Animal Care and Use Program. This accreditation validates the university’s pledge to provide to the highest level of animal care and research practices.

AAALAC is a private, nonprofit organization that promotes the humane treatment of animals… more »