Events: Faculty

Explore events and happenings in the College of Natural Sciences.

Upcoming Past

Mar

8

2024

Careers, Learning and Development

The Dark Side of Development: When mentoring is problematic and what to do about it

Sponsored by STEMx and UTeach, Learning Lunches are concise professional development opportunities for faculty focused on timely teaching topics.

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm In Person

Speaker(s): Erin Dolan of the University of Georgia

Mar

11

2024

Public Event

TWIV (This Week in Virology) Live at The University of Texas at Austin

Join a live special recording in Austin, Texas of "This Week in Virology," with return guest UT Austin's Jason McLellan, whose research supported the development of RSV and COVID vaccines.

11:00 am In Person

Mar

11

2024

Date of Interest

Deadline for CNS Catalyst Grant Proposals

The CNS Catalyst 2.0 Grant Program is an internal seed funding mechanism intended to catalyze new scholarly activity and remove barriers to research success for faculty.

5:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Mar

22

2024

Careers, Learning and Development

Practices to help support undergraduate research persistence in labs and in mentoring

Sponsored by STEMx and UTeach, Learning Lunches are concise professional development opportunities for faculty focused on timely teaching topics.

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm In Person

Speaker(s): Jo Anne Holley

Mar

24

2024

Public Event

All-Ages Science Fun & Plant Biology Public Talk

The 2024 Jean Andrews talk and adjoining events connect the community with scientists and science enthusiasts eager to explore themes in plant biology and the natural world.

11:30 am – 3:00 pm In Person

Apr

1

2024

Date of Interest

Deadline for TxBIO Grant Proposals

Grants focused on the discovery, early development, clinical translation, production, and delivery of biologic therapies originating across The University of Texas at Austin.

5:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Apr

5

2024

Careers, Learning and Development

A Learning Sciences’ Perspective on DBER: Seeding a Discussion

Sponsored by STEMx and UTeach, Learning Lunches are concise professional development opportunities for faculty focused on timely teaching topics.

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm In Person

Speaker(s): Flavio Azevedo of the UT College of Education

Apr

10

2024

Public Event

The Expanding Universe: What We Know and Don’t Know

Nobel laureate Dr. James Peebles will discuss the still-unanswered questions regarding the expansion of the universe, dark matter and more.

4:00 pm – 5:15 pm In Person

Speaker(s): James Peebles

Apr

12

2024

Careers, Learning and Development

New Faculty Network: Tips for Writing Letters of Recommendation

New Faculty Network (NFN) offerings in the spring include something for everyone.

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm In Person

Speaker(s): Lauren DePue

May

11

2024

Graduation

CNS Graduation Ceremony (Second Ceremony)

Graduation ceremony for Astronomy, Computer Science, Human Development and Family Sciences, Human Ecology, Mathematics, Nutrition, Physics, Public Health and Textiles and Apparel majors.

4:00 pm – 6:30 pm In Person