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Research Briefs: Fall 2018

That pain in your neck may be from your tablet device, how librarians help keep students in school, a research course that has undergrads digging up viruses, and more.

Research  |  Sep 3, 2018  |  UNLV News Center
Kwang Kim and his mentees.
Sep 1, 2018
Research

UNLV engineer Kwang Kim was one of 155 academic inventors to be named a 2017 National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellow.


Woman sitting in chair reading an iPad
Jun 20, 2018
Research

Posture — not screen time — is biggest factor behind neck and shoulder pain, UNLV study finds.


sign for "UNLV Research & Economic Development"
Jun 6, 2018
Research

Thirty-eight faculty will receive a combined $332,270 in seed funding for their research, scholarship, and creative activity.


Librarian and student in an instructional session
Oct 5, 2018
Research

A national, multi-institutional study finds that academic library instruction helps keep undergraduates in school.


UNLV logo sign
Jun 1, 2018
Research

Funding from National Institutes of Health will support human genetics research, develop pipeline of scientists working to make Nevada a leader in personalized medicine.


Pregnant woman
Sep 1, 2018
Research
UNLV anthropology researchers Daniel Benyshek, Laura Gryder, and Sharon Young found that placentophagy may not deliver the benefits practitioners anticipate.

Sep 1, 2018
Research

In the last two years, two UNLV faculty members and four students have visited various parts of the world to study, teach, and foster international goodwill as part of the prestigious Fulbright Program.


Students examine flasks of fluid.
Sep 21, 2017
Campus News

UNLV welcomes inaugural SEA-Phages class, a two-semester, discovery-based undergraduate research course.