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Pictured above: Among the doctoral students who work in the microbiology lab of Prof. Ramona Neunuebel (center) are (left to right): Rebecca Noll, Samual Allgood, Barbara Romero-Dueñas and Colleen Pike.

UD’s Ramona Neunuebel wins NSF Career Award

Ramona Neunuebel, assistant professor of biological sciences at the University of Delaware, has won a prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development Award to support her research on the survival strategies of bacteria. The five-year, $750,498 grant, NSF recognizes the significant potential of Neunuebel’s work, which focuses on how Legionella pneumophila bacteria elude and manipulate the defense systems of the host cells they target and infiltrate.

Hackathon prepares coders to tap into the power of Titan

Cosmic fireworks

POSTED: November 14, 2018
UD astronomers detect once-in-a-lifetime gamma rays

UD astronomers detect once-in-a-lifetime gamma rays

UD grad students host conference in Germany

POSTED: November 14, 2018
UD students and leading experts on ecohydrology confer at German castle





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There will be a Veterans Day Ceremony presented by the Blue Hen Veterans, 10:30 Friday morning, November 9, on the Memorial Halls Steps. Take a few minutes to join our community's veterans in honoring their service as well as the other veterans of our nation’s armed forces. UDGradStudents photo

The GSG will be hosting its annual welcome picnic at Fairfield Park on Sat, 9/29 from 4-6pm. We will be providing hamburgers and hotdogs, please bring side dishes to share. If you are interested in attending please register today. We hope to see you there!
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University of Delaware Alumni Serving as the Director of Conservation Community Engagement at the National Aquarium in Baltimore, Maryland.

Two members of the University of Delaware community have worked on research revealing new details about the HIV virus capsid structure and how it develops.

University of Delaware welcomed over 600 new graduate students to Clayton Hall on August 23, 2018
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The OGPE team is excited to welcome all new graduate students to campus tomorrow at New Graduate Student Orientation. More info: UDGradStudents photo

The OGPE team is eagerly preparing for New Graduate Student Orientation on Thursday. We're excited to meet all of our incoming graduate students! For more information about orientation visit UDGradStudents photo

New Graduate Student Orientation is Thursday, August 23. For information about the day's schedule of events, directions, parking and more, visit our website: UDGradStudents photo

Today is the last day to register for UD's New Graduate Student Orientation. Don't miss out. UDGradStudents photo

Registration for the 2018 New Graduate Student Orientation is now open! Find out more at:
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New Graduate Student Orientation is Thursday, August 23. Visit our website for more information and registration: UDGradStudents photo

On July 10, 2018 UD welcomed over 80 students representing 28 countries from around the world to begin training as International Teaching Assistants for the 2018-2019 Academic Year.
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Join us in welcoming Interim Vice Provost for Graduate and Professional Education, Douglas Doren, to our team. UDGradStudents photo

Please join the Office of Graduate and Professional Education as we welcome two new members to our team, Assistant Dean of Graduate Services, Naima Hall and Faculty Fellow, Buz Swanik. UDGradStudents photo

A record number of doctoral degrees were awarded this academic year. On May 25, the University of Delaware honored the 2018 doctoral degree candidates with the doctoral hooding ceremony to commemorate their achievement.

The ranks of doctoral candidates continue to increase at UD, where a record number of doctoral degrees were awarded this academic year. Check out images of the day at: UDGradStudents photo

The grad office is working hard to prepare for tomorrow's Doctoral Hooding Ceremony. Registration for graduates begins at 6:45 am and the ceremony will start promptly at 8:00 am. UDGradStudents photo

Rise and Shine! Doctoral Hooding Ceremony is Friday, May 25th at 6:45 am! Join us in celebrating our new doctoral candidates. UDGradStudents photo

The 2018 Doctoral Hooding Ceremony will take place Friday, May 25th at 8 am on The Green. More Info: UDGradStudents photo

Join us as we congratulate four graduate teaching assistants who have received awards for excellence in teaching, and eight faculty members who have been recognized for outstanding work in teaching and advising. UDGradStudents photo


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From the symposium invitations to call for papers, we invite you to discover the many graduate opportunities available.



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UD currently offers 51 doctoral and 131 master’s degree programs. Of these programs 14 are dual degrees, 10 interdisciplinary and 18 on-line. Other options include an avenue to complete a traditional four-year bachelor’s program plus a master’s program in one addition year, known as a 4+1 degree (24 are currently available) and 25 certificate programs across our seven colleges and more than 82 research centers and institutes. UD is one of the top 100 institutions for federal obligations in science and engineering and interdisciplinary initiatives in energy science and policy, the environment and in human health.

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Graduate Funding Opportunities

The Office of Graduate and Professional Education is committed to facilitating funding and fellowships for the graduate student body. These opportunities, available through university lines, as well as through external foundations and institutions, provide students with vital sources of support in their master’s and doctoral programs. Moreover, fellowships and awards further professional development by funding conference presentations, while expanding horizons through national and international research and travel. In recent years, our graduate students have been awarded a number of nationally and internationally prestigious fellowships. The Office of Graduate and Professional Education works to support and heighten the visibility of our graduate students’ world-class research and scholarship.


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