Research Highlights

Bacterial Cell Research to Advance with $1.2 million National Science Foundation Award to Rutgers–Camden Biology Professor

Bacterial Cell Research to Advance with $1.2 million National Science Foundation Award to Rutgers–Camden Biology Professor

By Ed Moorhouse Eric Klein, an assistant professor of biology at Rutgers University–Camden, is the recipient of a prestigious CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation. The five-year grant totaling $1.2 million will fund Klein’s research on the mysterious properties of a bacterial species known as Caulobacter crescentus. The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program […]

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For the Good of It: A Q & A with Ph.D. Candidate Rasheda Weaver on Benefits and Challenges of Social Enterprises

For the Good of It: A Q & A with Ph.D. Candidate Rasheda Weaver on Benefits and Challenges of Social Enterprises

Rasheda Weaver, a Ph.D. candidate in public affairs at Rutgers University­–Camden, explains what drives these social entrepreneurs, explores the pros and cons of owning a social enterprise, and considers what policy changes can be made to bolster revenue-generating organizations that are making a social impact.

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Why Do Unhappy Employees Stay?  “Job Embeddedness” Factors Impact the Decision

Why Do Unhappy Employees Stay? “Job Embeddedness” Factors Impact the Decision

By Ed Moorhouse It should come as no surprise that employees who are unhappy with their jobs are more likely to seek employment elsewhere, but what about those who stay? A Rutgers University–Camden management scholar says they aren’t just making the best of a bad situation. They’re “embedded” in their jobs, and employers can use […]

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Research Center to Host Seminar Exploring Impact of Nonprofits’ Leadership on Central Philadelphia

Research Center to Host Seminar Exploring Impact of Nonprofits’ Leadership on Central Philadelphia

The Center for Urban Research and Education (CURE) at Rutgers University–Camden will host a seminar exploring the leadership makeup of major nonprofit institutions driving economic and physical redevelopment of Central Philadelphia.

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Rutgers–Camden/Rowan Research Collaboration Seeks to Accelerate Fight Against Diabetes

Rutgers–Camden/Rowan Research Collaboration Seeks to Accelerate Fight Against Diabetes

Researchers from Rutgers University–Camden and Rowan University are collaborating on an interdisciplinary project to accelerate the fight against diabetes and use untapped resources to improve treatment and perhaps even cure the disease. The joint Rowan University/Rutgers–Camden Board of Governors approved a $30,000 research grant for the project. “This valuable collaboration between South Jersey’s two most […]

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