Faculty http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/faculty.html en-us Mon, 20 Oct 2014 01:37:04 EDT Mon, 20 Oct 2014 01:37:04 EDT 5 Abraham Brody of NYU Named One of Just 12 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholars for 2014 http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/08/abraham-brody-of-nyu-named-one-of-just-12-robert-wood-johnson-foundation-nurse-faculty-scholars-for-2014.html Researcher Studying Community Based Dementia Care Selected for Competitive Program Designed to Advance the Careers of Talented Early Career Nurse Faculty Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:29:59 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/08/abraham-brody-of-nyu-named-one-of-just-12-robert-wood-johnson-foundation-nurse-faculty-scholars-for-2014.html Cambia Health Foundation Honors New York University Nurse with $180k Sojourns Award http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/08/cambia-health-foundation-honors-new-york-university-nurse-with-180k-sojourns-award.html NYUCN's Abraham A Brody, RN, Ph.D., GNP-BC, was chosen to receive the award for his work in palliative care. Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:08:47 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/08/cambia-health-foundation-honors-new-york-university-nurse-with-180k-sojourns-award.html Children Understand Familiar Voices Better Than Those of Strangers http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/06/children-understand-familiar-voices-better-than-those-of-strangers.html Familiar voices can improve spoken language processing among school-age children, according to a study by NYU Steinhardt. However, the advantage of hearing a familiar voice only helps children to process and understand words they already know well, not new words that aren’t in their vocabularies. Mon, 06 Oct 2014 11:56:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/06/children-understand-familiar-voices-better-than-those-of-strangers.html Keeping Your Eyes on the Prize Can Help with Exercise, Psychology Study Finds http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/01/keeping-your-eyes-on-the-prize-can-help-with-exercise.html New research suggests the adage that encourages people to keep their “eyes on the prize” may be on target when it comes to exercise. When walking, staying focused on a specific target ahead can make the distance to it appear shorter and help people walk there faster, NYU psychology researchers have found. Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:30:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/10/01/keeping-your-eyes-on-the-prize-can-help-with-exercise.html At Dusk & Dawn: Scientists Pinpoint Biological Clock’s Synchronicity http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/09/30/at-dusk-dawn-scientists-pinpoint-biological-clocks-synchronicity.html Scientists have uncovered how pacemaker neurons are synchronized at dusk and dawn in order to maintain the proper functioning of their biological clocks. Their findings enhance our understanding of how sleep-wake cycles are regulated and offer promise for addressing related afflictions. Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:00:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/09/30/at-dusk-dawn-scientists-pinpoint-biological-clocks-synchronicity.html Philosophy's Kit Fine Receives Anneliese Maier Research Award http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/09/23/philosophys-kit-fine-receives-anneliese-maier-research-award-.html NYU Philosophy Professor Kit Fine has received a 2014 Anneliese Maier Research Award from the Bonn-based Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. The Maier Research Awards fund collaborative research with colleagues in Germany. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:00:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/09/23/philosophys-kit-fine-receives-anneliese-maier-research-award-.html Video Blinds Us to the Evidence, NYU, Yale Study Finds http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/09/23/video-blinds-us-to-the-evidence-nyu-yale-study-finds.html Where people look when watching video evidence varies wildly and has profound consequences for bias in legal punishment decisions, a team of researchers at New York University and Yale Law School has found. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:30:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/09/23/video-blinds-us-to-the-evidence-nyu-yale-study-finds.html