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UA Research Enterprise Enjoys Remarkable Year

  • August 19, 2022

The portion of faculty members engaged in externally funded research as well as the number of faculty receiving honorific awards last academic year were the most in the University’s history.

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Federal Award To Help UA Electrify Crimson Ride

  • August 17, 2022

With nearly $8 million in federal transit funds, The University of Alabama will replace a quarter of its transit system buses with electric buses, reducing emissions and further positioning UA and the region as a hub for the electric vehicle ecosystem.

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New Director to Form Partnerships that Support Industry, Boost UA

  • August 4, 2022

A new role under the Office for Research and Economic Development is charged with creating transformational partnerships that combine outcomes from impactful research at The University of Alabama with the critical technology and workforce needs of industry.

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Engineering Professor, Automotive Pioneer Adds New R&D Role

  • July 28, 2022

Dr. Bharat Balasubramanian will take on the additional responsibility of creating and implementing a vision for connected, automated and electric mobility research and elevating the profile of the Alabama Transportation Institute.