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Our faculty have been named American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellows, Fulbright Scholars, National Endowment for the Humanities and National Science Foundation (NSF) Career Award winners, and numerous other nationally prestigious awards and honors.

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Leaders in Research

Our researchers are leaders in advancing the science of resilience in agricultural and natural ecosystems, developing best practices that will help ensure food and water security worldwide. Other teams are developing crops resilient to higher nighttime temperatures brought by climate change and studying resilience of birds’ social networks and climate-driven genetic adaptations.

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Faculty 101 Podcast

Gain insights into the lives and research of Husker faculty in this podcast series. Learn what inspires faculty, what they research, why they pursue it, and the lessons they’ve learned in the classroom and field.

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Working at Nebraska

The university’s faculty and staff are its most important resources. Working here comes with many benefits, not the least of which is the chance to participate in the ongoing pursuit of the highest aspirations of our state.

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We’re here to help you shape the future.