Announcements

Updated COVID-19 Guidance in the Research Setting

January 10, 2022
This message provides guidance for the Yale research community on new COVID-19 health and saftey protocols in the research setting, including new masking and distancing requirements and recommendations.

New Kline Tower Institute to Support, Advance Data Science at Yale

December 14, 2021
Yale plans to establish a new center—the Kline Tower Institute (KTI) for the Foundations of Data Science—to increase dramatically the university’s expertise in and capacity for education and research in the field of data science, and led by Professor Daniel A. Spielman.

Q&A: Rong Fan on “senescent” cells and Yale’s new Tissue Mapping Center

October 20, 2021
Yale’s tissue mapping center is one of eight supported by NIH’s Cellular Senescence Network (SenNet), a new initiative of the NIH Common Fund program. It will benefit from a $6.5 million grant over five years. Professor Fan discusses what senescent cells are, why they’re important, and how deeper knowledge of them could treat or slow the progression of certain chronic diseases. 

Tsai CITY Awarded 'Outstanding Emerging Entrepreneurship Center'

October 19, 2021
The Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale (Tsai CITY) has been named an “outstanding emerging entrepreneurship center” by the Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers (GCEC), announced during the GCEC conference October 15-16, 2021.

Yale Launching New Data-Intensive Social Science Center

September 30, 2021
Yale is establishing a new Data-Intensive Social Science Center (DISSC) led by inaugural co-directors Steven Berry and Alan Gerber, which will serve as a university-wide hub for data-based research and programming in the social sciences.

Turner Named Director of Yale Quantitative Biology Institute and Program in Physics, Engineering, and Biology

September 24, 2021
Paul E. Turner has been named the new director of the Yale Quantitative Biology Institute (QBio) and the director of the Program in Physics, Engineering, and Biology (PEB).

VPR Announcement - Updated COVID-19 Guidance for Research

August 17, 2021
This message provides guidance for the Yale research community on new COVID-19 alert levels, and protocols on Human Subjects and Off-Campus Research, and Fieldwork.