Rowan hosts first Faculty Research Day

Rowan hosts first Faculty Research Day


Rowan University’s Division of University Research will showcase the work of more than 80 faculty members during the institution’s first Faculty Research Day on Wednesday, March 28, from 9 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. in the Chamberlain Student Center (Eynon Ballroom and Room 221C) on the Glassboro campus.

Designed to highlight research being conducted on the Glassboro and Camden campuses and at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, the School of Osteopathic Medicine and the South Jersey Technology Park, the day will feature research by faculty, staff, physicians, students and partners.

During breakfast from 9 to 10 a.m., Dr. Ankur Patel, head of the Inspira Health Network LIFE program for senior citizens, will give the keynote address. The research showcase will run from 10 a.m. to noon. During lunch from noon to 1:10 p.m., the Research Division will present faculty and student awards and patent awards. Timothy Schwarz will perform on the violin. From 1:10 to 1:45 p.m., administrators and partners will present information about funding opportunities.

The event is free and open to all in the Rowan community, partners and friends of the University. To RSVP, visit For more information, contact Steve Robishaw, manager, Office of Proposal Development, at (856) 256-5795.