Faculty http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/faculty.html en-us Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:06:35 EDT Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:06:35 EDT 5 Four-Time Olympian Cameron Myler Joins NYU-SCPS Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism, and Sports Management as Clinical Assistant Professor of Sports Management http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/04/21/four-time-olympian-cameron-myler-joins-nyu-scps-as-clinical-assistant-professor-of-sports-management.html Cameron Myler — a four-time United States Olympian and one of the country’s most accomplished athletes in the sport of luge — has joined the sports management faculty of the NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies (NYU-SCPS) Preston Robert Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism, and Sports Management as a full-time Clinical Assistant Professor of Sports Management. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:18:24 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/04/21/four-time-olympian-cameron-myler-joins-nyu-scps-as-clinical-assistant-professor-of-sports-management.html A New Key to Unlocking the Mysteries of Physics? Quantum Turbulence http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/04/21/a-new-key-to-unlocking-the-mysteries-of-physics-quantum-turbulence.html The recent discovery of the Higgs boson has confirmed theories about the origin of mass and offered the potential to explain other scientific mysteries. But, scientists are continually studying other, less-understood forces that may also shed light on matters not yet uncovered. Among these is quantum turbulence, writes NYU's Katepalli Sreenivasan. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:15:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/04/21/a-new-key-to-unlocking-the-mysteries-of-physics-quantum-turbulence.html One Word for How NYU Physicists Are Setting Stage for Future Computers: Plastics http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/04/16/one-word-for-how-nyu-physicists-are-setting-stage-for-future-com.html Inexpensive computers, cell phones, and other systems that substitute flexible plastic for silicon chips may be one step closer to reality, thanks to new research published in the journal Nature Communications. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:05:25 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/04/16/one-word-for-how-nyu-physicists-are-setting-stage-for-future-com.html Two NYU Faculty Win Pulitzer Prizes http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/04/14/two-nyu-faculty-win-pulitzer-prizes.html Two NYU faculty have won 2014 Pulitzer Prizes: Annie Baker, an adjunct professor of dramatic writing at the Tisch School of the Arts, and Dan Fagin, a professor in the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:00:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/04/14/two-nyu-faculty-win-pulitzer-prizes.html Twelve NYU Faculty Awarded 2014 Guggenheim Fellowships http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/04/11/twelve-nyu-faculty-awarded-2014-guggenheim-fellowships.html Twelve New York University professors and instructors have been awarded 2014 Guggenheim Fellowships, the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation announced this week. This year’s 178 recipients were chosen from nearly 3,000 applicants in the United States and Canada. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 09:30:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/04/11/twelve-nyu-faculty-awarded-2014-guggenheim-fellowships.html Study Finds Expanded Opportunities for Black and Latino Young Men in NYC High Schools http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/04/10/study-finds-expanded-opportunities-for-black-and-latino-young-me.html The first year of New York City’s Expanded Success Initiative (ESI), which is designed to boost college and career readiness among Black and Latino male students, has led to a notable expansion of supports in participating schools, according to a new study by the Research Alliance for New York City Schools. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:00:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/04/10/study-finds-expanded-opportunities-for-black-and-latino-young-me.html NYU’s Educating for Sustainability Lecture: “Reason in a Dark Time: Why the Struggle Against Climate Change Failed – and What It Means for Our Future” April 22nd http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/04/01/nyu_s-educating-for-sustainability-lecture--reason-in-a-dark-tim.html In his talk, Jamieson explains what climate change is, why we have failed to stop it, and why it still matters what we do., Jamieson argues that our failure to prevent or even to respond significantly to climate change reflects the impoverishment of our systems of practical reason, the paralysis of our politics, and the limits of our cognitive and affective capacities. Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:45:00 EDT http://www.nyu.edu/content/nyu/en/about/news-publications/news/2014/04/01/nyu_s-educating-for-sustainability-lecture--reason-in-a-dark-tim.html