New HHMI Investigator Cohort Announced
New HHMI Investigator Cohort Announced
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute appoints 33 new researchers, each of whom will receive roughly $9 million over seven years.
New HHMI Investigator Cohort Announced
New HHMI Investigator Cohort Announced

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute appoints 33 new researchers, each of whom will receive roughly $9 million over seven years.

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute appoints 33 new researchers, each of whom will receive roughly $9 million over seven years.

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Cell Biologist David Sabatini Fired for Sexual Harassment
Cell Biologist David Sabatini Fired for Sexual Harassment
Shawna Williams | Aug 22, 2021
The researcher, known for his work on the mTOR signaling pathway, is no longer with MIT’s Whitehead Institute or HHMI following an investigation into his conduct.
Making STEM Education More Welcoming to Underrepresented Minorities
Making STEM Education More Welcoming to Underrepresented Minorities
Esther Landhuis | Jun 1, 2019
Diversity programs are shifting their focus from just providing academic support to creating a learning environment that is more inclusive of people of different backgrounds.
Research Funders Make Secretive Overseas Investments: Report
Research Funders Make Secretive Overseas Investments: Report
Ashley P. Taylor | Dec 6, 2018
An investigation by Science reveals that charities’ investments support activities opposed to their own missions, such as human health and environmental protection.
HHMI Professors Urge Professional Societies to Exclude Harassers
HHMI Professors Urge Professional Societies to Exclude Harassers
Shawna Williams | Sep 6, 2018
A letter in Science garners dozens of signatures.
Prominent Neuroscientist Fired by Columbia, HHMI
Prominent Neuroscientist Fired by Columbia, HHMI
Shawna Williams | Mar 8, 2018
The specific reason for Thomas Jessell’s dismissal has not been disclosed.
The HHMI Bump
The HHMI Bump
Bob Grant | Jan 28, 2014
A new study shows a slight citation benefit to authors recently awarded investigator status from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
Meet the New HHMI Crop
Meet the New HHMI Crop
Bob Grant | May 9, 2013
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute has tapped 27 biomedical researchers for their scientific excellence.
Million-Dollar Teaching Award
Million-Dollar Teaching Award
Kate Yandell | Mar 15, 2013
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute is inviting natural science professors to apply for a grant to fund innovative undergraduate education.
HHMI Competition Opens
Megan Scudellari | Mar 16, 2012
The biomedical institute seeks up to 30 new investigators in its first nationwide search in 5 years.
HHMI to Fund International Labs
Sabrina Richards | Jan 25, 2012
Twenty-eight international scientists win HHMI funding to set up own research labs overseas.
Foresight
Karen Hopkin | Jul 1, 2011
Studying the earliest events in visual development, Carla Shatz has learned the importance of looking at one’s data with open eyes—and an open mind.