Dr. Kailiang JiaFAU is pleased to announce that Dr. Kailiang Jia, FAU Associate Professor, was awarded an NIH R15 grant for three years, totaling $356,678. This grant will allow Dr. Kailiang’s group to investigate the interactions between autophagy and specific signaling pathways within the cell to enhance understanding of the role that these pathways play in controlling development of human diseases, including cancer, aging, obesity, neurodegeneration, diabetes and parasitism. Click here for more information about Dr. Kailiang's research.


The Initiative

The InitiativeThe Jupiter Life Science Initiative is aimed at building educational and research capabilities in the life sciences on FAU’s John D. MacArthur Campus in Jupiter, and is a collaborative effort between the Charles E. Schmidt College of Science and the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College. To learn more, read a message from the director.


A Research Proposal Development System

WHO are we? You and your community-minded peers.
WHAT do we do? We volunteer our time and expertise to get ideas funded.
WHY? We want to be part of a dynamic community of interactive colleagues with robust research programs.
HOW? We provide a framework for the systematic critique and revision of new ideas and proposals at all stages.
WHERE? The Jupiter campus of FAU, 2nd floor conference room of the RE building.
WHEN? Every 4 weeks for proposals. More often for new ideas.
SPECIFICS? Click here for more information.


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