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Join us for a webinar on the Parallel Pandemic Project

Join us for a webinar on the Parallel Pandemic Project

The Institute for Immigration Research, George Mason University and the Department of Public Administration, University of Karachi Present The Parallel Pandemic Project, a webinar on Pakistan, United States, and COVID-19, Tues. March 2, 8:00-10:00am EST

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Remember to use SciENcv for NSF biosketches and current and pending documents

Remember to use SciENcv for NSF biosketches and current and pending documents

The Mason Office of Sponsored Programs asks faculty to use SciENcv for the preparation of National Science Foundation (NSF) Biographical Sketch and Current and Pending Support proposal documents. As of October 2020 NSF began enforcing the Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 20-1) requirement to use NSF-approved formats for the preparation of the Biographical Sketch and Current and Pending Support proposal documents.

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Experts discuss publishing in the humanities and social sciences

Experts discuss publishing in the humanities and social sciences

On February 19, 2021 CHSS Research hosted an event with a panel of publishing experts representing Duke University Press, Mason Publishing Group, and CHSS English, who discussed various topics regarding publishing in the humanities and social sciences. Topics included descriptions of types of publishing, how to engage with publishers, how to secure a contract for publishing, review processes, and more.

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Join us for a webinar on the Parallel Pandemic Project

Join us for a webinar on the Parallel Pandemic Project

The Institute for Immigration Research, George Mason University and the Department of Public Administration, University of Karachi Present The Parallel Pandemic Project, a webinar on Pakistan, United States, and COVID-19, Tues. February 9, 8:00-10:00am EST

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Saluting our 2020 Graduating Students

Saluting our 2020 Graduating Students

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is proud to introduce a remarkable group of 2020 fall graduates who have been nominated by their departments for academic achievement, contributions to their fields of study, and involvement with the Mason community.

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IIR Releases New Report on Immigrants Working on Covid-19 Vaccine

IIR Releases New Report on Immigrants Working on Covid-19 Vaccine

In 2020, none of the Nobel Prize winners from the United States are foreign-born individuals. However, four of this year’s 12 Laureates are foreign born and have been associated with U.S. research institutions or universities at some point in their careers. In addition, four of the 21 MacArthur Fellows and at least four of the 22 Schmidt Science Fellows are foreign born and living in the United States. Moreover, immigrants are among the scientists and researchers working to find a COVID-19 vaccine. This report profiles all of these high-achieving immigrants.

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