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Dr. Alexis Ortiz Joins ORSP

The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs is pleased to announce that Dr. Ortiz has accepted the position of research development officer for the Houston Center. In this new role at TWU, Ortiz will be responsible for facilitating faculty research, research team interactions and progress for external funding proposals for the Houston Center. He will represent TWU in the local professional community (i.e., the Texas Medical Center) and will work with the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs to organize and implement research-related campus activities. He also will work closely with the Center for Research Design and Analysis to ensure that Houston faculty research needs are met. This is a half-time position; Dr. Ortiz will retain a half-time assignment in the School of Physical Therapy. More about “Dr. Alexis Ortiz Joins ORSP ”...

Recipients of 2016 Summer Research Initiative Announced

The summer faculty research support initiative provides funds to a faculty member or research team during the summer to enable them to submit an external proposal for research as defined by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB). This year's recipients are Dayna Averitt (biology), Sneha Bharadwaj (communication sciences & disorders), Christopher Brower (biology), Tina Fletcher (occupational therapy-Dallas), Minkowan Goo (teacher education), Ellina Grigorieva (mathematics & computer science), Suh-Jen Lin (physical therapy-Dallas) and Linda Marie Denke (nursing - Dallas), Nasrin Mirsaleh-Kohan (chemistry & biochemistry) and Marsha Neville (occupational therapy-Dallas). More about “Recipients of 2016 Summer Research Initiative Announced”...