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Every year, the Seeing Eye® Foundation in New Jersey selects female dogs (usually Labrador retrievers or German shepherds) to give birth and raise their puppies for the first 6 weeks under Seeing Eye® supervision. The puppies are then sent to...
The Penn Program on Opinion Research and Election Studies (PORES) is now accepting applications for its 2015 Summer Research Fellowship. The fellowship will begin late May and run through the beginning of August. PORES is a relatively new research...
The Schwartz Family Penn Social Impact House (SFPSIH) brings together the most talented Penn students and alumni leaders working in social impact. Over the past two years, the Program has supported 44 fellows through a two-week residential program...
Peter Frumkin PhD : Social Policy and Practice
Understanding the molecular and cellular signaling pathways of memory storage affected by sleep is of social and clinical importance. These pathways may play a crucial role in a variety of neurological and mental disorders. The goal of our research...
Ted Abel Ph.D. : Arts and Sciences/Undergraduate
Faten N. Aberra MD, MSCE : Medicine
I prefer to work with undergrads rather than having an undergrad work for me. As such, I play the role of an advisor in a topic that the student is interested in rather than the student being a Research Assistant in the traditional sense. Students...
Jose Abito Ph.D. : Wharton
Professor Abrams has research needs that arise at different times through the school year and over the summer. While he will be away from Penn during the 2015-2016 school year, he is open to, and welcomes email dialogues with students who show...
David Abrams Ph.D. : Law
Project will be based on student's background.
Firooz Aflatouni Ph.D. : Engineering and Applied Sciences
I do not have specific projects at the moment, but lots of potential ones. I would suggest that students take a look at my recent publications to have a sense of what we [the Abel lab] are working on. From there, we would come up with a project...
Erol Akçay Ph.D. : Arts and Sciences/Undergraduate
Using data from two longitudinal cohorts of U.S. adolescent girls, we examine how peer and intimate relationships evolve during the adolescent-to-adult transition and the impact on obese and non-obese girls’ sexual behaviors.
Aletha Akers M.P.H., M.D. : Medicine