Faculty Recognition

NMSU honors researchers who generate funding of 500,000 dollars or more

New Mexico State University recognized university faculty members and staff Nov. 20 who were responsible for attracting 0,000 or more in external funding during the past fiscal year, 2014. “These outstanding staff and faculty researchers are leaders in the university’s efforts to bring in vital funding for critical research and development projects,” said Vice President for Research Vimal ...Read more


NMSU physics department granted 5,000 for nuclear, particle physics research

Date: 09/10/2015 Writer: Dana Beasley, 575-646-7565, danab@nmsu.edu A project within the New Mexico State University Department of Physics has been awarded 5,000, bringing its total funding to more than ,000,000 and allowing the department to remain at the forefront of experimental nuclear and particle physics. From left, NMSU physics professors Vassili Papavassiliou, Stephen ...Read more


New department heads assume leadership roles in NMSU's College of Arts and Sciences

As New Mexico State University rings in the new academic year, the College of Arts and Sciences welcomes five fresh faces as department heads. These academics will spearhead departmental initiatives from a variety of disciplines: theatre arts, history, creative media, criminal justice and interdisciplinary studies. “I am confident this dynamic group of leaders will work with our outstanding ...Read more


NMSU computer science professor receives grant to discover biological patterns

NMSU computer science professor receives grant to discover biological patterns   A professor in New Mexico State University’s Department of Computer Science recently received a National Science Foundation grant to develop automated methods to discover molecular patterns from human and mouse genomics data.  Joe Song plans to implement these methods of data science to developmental ...Read more


A journey of 10,000 miles: NMSU professors to share tales of travels in China

A journey of 10,000 miles: NMSU professors to share tales of travels in China Two New Mexico State University professors will give a talk about their joint Faculty-Led International Programs (FLIP) trip to the Gansu Province of China in March 2017.  Elvira Masson, college professor in the History Department, and Margaret Goehring, associate professor in the Department of Art, took 10 NMSU ...Read more


NMSU faculty create institute to study Rio Grande Rift

Many residents of southern New Mexico don't realize that they are living in an active geologic landscape: the Rio Grande rift. Volcanoes, earthquakes, and fossils millions of years old are all part of what researchers at New Mexico State University plan to study with help from the newly established Southern Rift ...Read more


Congratulations to our faculty for being recognized for their outstanding achievements!

Regents Professor Kathryn Hanley, Biology Department Donald C. Roush Award in Teaching Dante De Blassie, Math Department Gabriela E. Moreno, Languages & Linguistics Department Co-Curriculum, Administration and Operations Excellence in Assessment Award Department of ...Read more


Army ROTC commander named Military Science Professor of the Year

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NMSU receives major grant for NSF Scholarships in STEM program

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NMSU ‘Climate Change’ lecture series brings experts from around the world

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NMSU geography department receives research instrument from NSF

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New Faculty 2019-2020

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