New SBI Personnel

We welcome two new additions to the CUNY Structural Biology Initiative, effective Jan 5. Dr. Bruce Johnson has been hired as the Senior Research Director of Computing.  Bruce is a leader in the area of developing software to support structural biology and chemistry applications, including his widely-used NMRViewJ package ( for NMR data processing and […]

Beautiful Mind Gala Celebrates Neuroscience Research

At its recent annual gala event, the New York Academy of Sciences featured the best and brightest in neuroscience research from across New York, with hundreds of academy supporters and distinguished speakers from education, industry, philanthropy, and government in attendance—including Dr. Gillian Small, Executive Director of the ASRC and Vice Chancellor for Research at CUNY. […]

Nanoscience NY announced! Feb 19th 2015

The Nanoscience Initiative of The City University of New York Advanced Science Research Center have announced their first in a series of events. Nanoscience NY is a one-day free symposium for researchers in the NYC area being held on Feb 19th 2015, 9.00 am – 19.00 pm. This day will include a number of invited […]

ASRC Nanoscience researchers discover new peptide gels

Peptides are the building blocks of living systems and they have tremendous potential as building blocks for new materials.  The function of peptides is dictated by a chemical alphabet of 20 letters in specific sequence.  The number of possible sequences is huge, so it is not possible to test them all, which has limited the […]

Postdoc positions available in ASRC

Two postdoctoral research associate positions are available in ASRC Nanoscience Initiative in the area of biomolecular nanotechnology in the research group of Rein Ulijn. We are looking to complement our team with enthusiastic, highly motivated researchers with a proven track record of research achievement at the highest level in a relevant area of nanoscience. For […]