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November 4, 2019

Randy Hewes appointed Senior Associate Vice President

Randy Hewes

The Office of the Vice President for Research and Partnerships is proud to announce the appointment of Randy Hewes as Senior Associate Vice President for Research and Partnerships, effective October 1, 2019, pending Board of Regents’ approval. This role will be split with his position as Dean of the Graduate College, ensuring continued close coordination of research and graduate education initiatives.

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November 4, 2019

Ann West appointed Associate Vice President

Jizhong Zhou

The Office of the Vice President for Research and Partnerships is proud to announce the appointment of Ann West as Associate Vice President for Research and Partnerships, effective October 1, 2019, pending Board of Regents’ approval.

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September 11, 2019

OU Researcher Creating Novel Device for Early Detection of Oral Cancer

Jizhong Zhou

Because two-thirds of oral cancer diagnoses are made when the cancer is advanced, treating it usually requires complex surgeries, followed by reconstructive procedures that are necessary because tissue has been removed from the patient's face.

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September 11, 2019

OU Touts New Degree Program, Executive Hires and Increased Research Opportunities

Jizhong Zhou

OU Interim President Joseph Harroz Jr. addressed the OU Board of Regents at the National Weather Center today, updating them on record-breaking achievements, executive hires and enhanced programs.

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August 5, 2019

OU Microbiologists Provide Framework for Assessing Ecological Diversity

Jizhong Zhou

A University of Oklahoma team of microbiologists have developed a mathematical framework for quantitatively assessing ecological diversity in an ecological community whether deterministic or stochastic. A recent study by the team published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences examines the mechanisms controlling biological diversity and provides guidance for use of the null-model-based approaches for examining processes within the community.

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