LSU is a worldwide leader of innovation, whose researchers discover and develop new advances across multiple fields every day. In recognition of Louisiana’s Innovation Month, #LouisianaInnovation, the following is a fact sheet highlighting LSU’s latest innovative advances.
LSU recently named R. Kelley Pace and Susanne C. Brenner as Distinguished Research Masters. Michael Robinson and Caitlin Elizabeth King were also recognized as recipients of the annual Josephine A. Roberts Alumni Association Distinguished Dissertation Award in Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, and the LSU Alumni Association Distinguished Dissertation Award in Science, Engineering & Technology,… Read More
LSU’s status as a top-tier research institution means that our faculty are leaders in their field, performing at truly outstanding levels every day. Once a year, LSU’s Office of Research & Economic Development, with the support of Campus Federal Credit Union, take the opportunity to acknowledge some of our many outstanding faculty with the Rainmaker… Read More
Senior administrators at LSU and the Land-Ocean Interactions in the Coastal Zone, or LOICZ, Project Chairperson Ramesh Ramachandran signed a Memorandum of Understanding on March 7 establishing the North American Node of LOICZ at LSU. LOICZ is a core project of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme, or IGBP, and the International Human Dimensions Programme on Global… Read More
LSU’s Office of Research & Economic Development recently hosted the Vice Presidents of Research from the Southeastern Conference schools for their biannual meeting. The group meets twice a year to discuss common challenges faced by their research programs, best practices in research administration and technology commercialization, and potential collaborative opportunities for their faculty across the… Read More
LSU’S Office of Research & Economic Development has named Gus Kousoulas associate vice chancellor. Kousoulas, whose appointment was approved by the LSU Board of Supervisors on Oct. 25, will focus on STEM disciplines including enhancing the university’s large-scale biomedical and biotechnical grant portfolio. “Dr. Kousoulas’ expertise and leadership at LSU’s School of Veterinary Medicine established… Read More
At a top-tier research university like LSU, the work and contributions of faculty members extend far beyond the classroom. Academicresearchers must consistently balance teaching and departmental responsibilities, along with external expectations such as securing funding for their research andestablishing the impact of their findings to the scholarly community and society as a whole. LSU abounds… Read More