Monthly Archives: November 2018

Ep. 40: Undergraduate Research

Guests: Dr. Misty Thomas, assistant professor in the Department of Biology; and Adiya Moore, senior, biology student

Chancellor speaks to Thomas and Moore about their experiences with undergraduate research and how other students can get involved.

Ep. 39: Love Your Gut

Guest: Dr. Marc D. Cook, assistant professor of exercise science in the Department of Human Performance & Leisure Studies

Cook speaks to the chancellor of about how healthy gut bacteria could be the answer to treating cardiovascular disease like hypertension.

Ep. 38: Inclusion in STEM Research and Funding

Guest: Dr. Tonya Smith-Jackson, chair of the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at N.C. A&T; program director for the Computer & Information Science and Engineering (CISE) Directorate’s Division of Information and Intelligent Systems at the National Science Foundation

The pair will discuss Smith-Jackson’s current role at NSF and the importance of inclusion in STEM research.

Ep. 37: N.C. A&T’s Research Enterprise

Guest: Dr. Sanjiv Sarin, interim vice chancellor for research and economic development at N.C. A&T

Chancellor talks to Dr. Sarin about the university’s overall research enterprise including its status as a doctoral, higher research activity institution, as well as, ongoing research by outstanding faculty researchers.