Willem Griffiths wanted a career in research. How could he do it without vision?
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“Although Asian Pacific Americans are the fastest growing group in the country and include more than 30 cultures, they are invisible in societal priorities. Asian Pacific American Heritage Month gives them visibility and a voice.”
–Gordon Hall, professor of psychology; member, Asian, Desi, and Pacific Islander Strategies Interest Group
A $1 billion initiative to fast-track scientific discoveries into innovations
A highly regarded neuro-engineer with a track record of success in academics and commercialization—most recently as a co-founder of an Elon Musk-funded startup—is among three new faculty hires at the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact.
“... the University of Oregon has a profound duty and mission to promote and celebrate diversity of all types. Bringing people of different backgrounds and beliefs together lifts communities throughout our state, nation, and world and also enhances our primary missions of education, research, and service.”
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One of our goals in the coming years is to redouble our commitment to providing a world-class education to every qualified Oregonian who wants one. Another goal: to catalyze a new era of creativity and discovery by attracting the best and most diverse minds—students and faculty—from around the world. And surpass even our own high expectations to become one of the preeminent research institutions, not just in the United States, but anywhere.