Tag Archives: research

Marquette Law School to host conference on public policy and American drinking water

News release, August 30, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Nationally renowned water corrosion and treatment expert Marc Edwards and Milwaukee mayor Tom Barrett are among the featured guests for an upcoming conference, “Public Policy and American Drinking Water,” on Wednesday, Sept. 7, from 8 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Amid great concern […]


Marquette Autism Consortium formed to help people with autism spectrum disorder

News release, March 10, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Marquette University announced today it has formed the Marquette Autism Consortium to promote the exchange of ideas among people and groups on campus who are interested in autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The consortium seeks to increase opportunities for awareness and inclusion, education, collaborative efforts, research, community connections, and development of resources for individuals […]


Marquette receives $200,000 federal grant to study drinking water treatment

News release, March 24, 2015

MILWAUKEE – A group of professors in the Opus College of Engineering at Marquette University has received a $199,679 grant from the National Science Foundation to study drinking water treatment. The research will be done in Marquette’s Water Quality Center, housed in the college’s Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering and be led by […]


Marquette history professor receives Way Klingler Sabbatical Award

News release, July 30, 2014

Dr. Laura Matthew, associate professor of history at Marquette University, has been named the 2014-15 Way Klingler Sabbatical Award winner. The annual award is granted based on prior scholarly research and potential for substantive contribution to the discipline. Matthew will spend her yearlong sabbatical conducting research in Guatemala and Mexico for her next book, Circulations: […]


Marquette receives $792,000 research grant to enhance teaching and learning for primary math teachers

News release, July 21, 2014

Prestigious National Science Foundation award honors junior faculty teacher-scholar Dr. Marta Magiera, assistant professor of mathematics, statistics and computer science in Marquette University’s Klingler College of Arts and Sciences, is the recipient of a $792,000 Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award from the National Science Foundation. The award will support her research on effective ways […]


Marquette physical therapy professor honored with Way Klingler Young Scholar Award

News release, July 9, 2014

Dr. Allison Hyngstrom, assistant professor of physical therapy in Marquette University’s College of Health Sciences, was recently named a recipient of the university’s 2014 Way Klingler Young Scholar Award. The award provides funding toward research and a one-semester sabbatical. Hyngstrom plans to use her sabbatical to apply for a National Institutes of Health grant to […]


Marquette professor to publish book on philosopher François Fénelon

News release, June 25, 2014

Way Klingler Fellowship in the humanities will provide funding for research Dr. Ryan Hanley, associate professor of political science at Marquette University, has been awarded the 2014 Way Klingler Fellowship in the humanities. With $20,000 annually for three years, Hanley will research and publish the first English-language book on the political philosophy of François Fénelon, […]


Marquette researcher receives $2.6 million grant to fund brain studies

News release, June 24, 2014

Research study will examine stress-induced relapse in cocaine addiction Dr. John Mantsch, professor and chair of biomedical sciences in Marquette University’s College of Health Sciences, has been awarded a $2.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health that will fund research on the effects of stress in drug addiction relapse. “Despite decades of research, […]


Marquette exercise science professor honored with two prestigious awards

News release, June 19, 2014

Way Klingler Fellowship in science award will fund research into type 2 diabetes Dr. Sandra Hunter, associate professor of exercise science in the College of Health Sciences at Marquette University, recently received two prestigious awards: the John P. Raynor, S.J., Faculty Award for Teaching Excellence, the university’s highest teaching honor, as well as the 2014-15 […]


Marquette engineering dean honored for contributions to space flight and engineering education

News release, January 15, 2014

American Astronautical Society to present award at annual meeting Jan. 28 MILWAUKEE – Dr. Robert H. Bishop, P.E., Opus Dean of the Marquette University College of Engineering, has been selected to receive the 2013 Dirk Brouwer Award from the American Astronautical Society. The award honors those who have contributed significant technical contributions to space flight […]


Marquette professor researching the process of sexual assault trials receives young scholar award

News release, July 25, 2013

MILWAUKEE –Dr. Sameena Mulla, assistant professor of social and cultural sciences at Marquette University, was recently named one of the 2013 Way Klingler Young Scholar Award recipients. The award supports Mulla’s ongoing research on gender violence and sexual assault. The award will allow her to take a semester-long sabbatical while she begins to analyze more […]


Marquette University to host two-day course on sustainable engineering

News release, July 24, 2013

MILWAUKEE – The Marquette University College of Engineering will host a two-day course on innovative design solutions that reduce environmental impacts of engineering and industry processes, July 30 and 31. The program will feature Dr. Baden Allenby, the Lincoln Professor of Engineering and Ethics at Arizona State University. Before arriving at ASU, Allenby was the […]


Marquette marketing professor receives Way Klingler Sabbatical Award

News release, July 10, 2013

Craig Andrews, professor and Charles H. Kellstadt Chair of Marketing in the College of Business Administration, has been named the 2013-14 Way Klingler Sabbatical Award winner. The annual award is granted based on prior scholarly research and potential for substantive contribution to the discipline. Andrews was part of a team that conducted an experiment with […]


Marquette engineering professor honored for research excellence

News release, May 30, 2013

Sensor designer seeks answers to pressing world problems  MILWAUKEE – Fabien Josse, professor of electrical and computer engineering at Marquette University, has been named the university’s 2013 recipient of the Lawrence G. Haggerty Award for Research Excellence. The annual award recognizes a faculty member who has demonstrated scholarly distinction and an all-encompassing belief in excellence. […]