Using science to accelerate social good

Over the years, our faculty and researchers have achieved national recognition for research funding, scholarly productivity and social impact. David Takeuchi, associate dean for faculty excellence, and Rona Levy, associate dean for research, play key roles in fostering this climate of innovation. Together, they continue the School's tradition of high-impact scholarship as they search for ways to enable faculty, researchers and doctoral students to establish new research programs and creatively expand into new areas of scholarship.

Barriers to AAPI research

Associate Dean for Faculty Excellence David Takeuchi is interviewed for an opinion piece in Scientific American that spotlights funding and publishing barriers facing researchers who focus on Asian American and Pacific Islander communities.


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UW Students and Covid-19

Professor and Associate Dean Paula Nurius, a behavioral health expert, was part of a UW multidisciplinary team that studied whether online classes, social distancing and other pandemic measures affected student mental health.

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