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Life hacks and success stories from Nebraska faculty

Faculty 101 University of Nebraska-Lincoln

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Life hacks and success stories from Nebraska faculty

    Five Things with Eric Weaver

    Five Things with Eric Weaver

    The race is on to develop a vaccine for COVID-19. But work is also underway at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to find a better, longer-lasting vaccine for influenza, another global threat. Leading the way is Eric Weaver, associate professor of biological sciences. In this edition of Faculty 101, Dr. Weaver talks about his new research collaboration and why he’s hopeful about the future. | Show Notes: More about Eric Weaver ›› biosci.unl.edu/eric-weaver; more about the Virology Center ›› go.unl.edu/yeb7

    Five Things with Helen Fagan

    Five Things with Helen Fagan

    Diversity and inclusion are common buzzwords. But what’s the difference between the two? And what’s the benefit to creating an inclusive workplace? Helen Fagan is director of Leadership Engagement for the University of Nebraska Rural Futures Institute. She is an associate professor of practice in agricultural leadership education and communication at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. And her research focuses on how inclusive leadership helps transform organizations. Show Notes: Learn more about Rural Futures ›› ruralfutures.nebraska.edu; learn more about Dr. Fagan ›› alec.unl.edu/helen-fagan

    Five Things with Troy Smith

    Five Things with Troy Smith

    If you’re trying to manage employees during the current coronavirus pandemic, you want to aim for on-the-job consistency. Troy Smith is an assistant professor of management at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business. His research suggests during stressful times, consistency heightens performance and well-being. Find out more in this episode of Faculty 101: Five Things with Troy Smith.

    Show notes: Learn more about Troy Smith ›› business.unl.edu/people/tsmith

    Five Things with Brad Lubben

    Five Things with Brad Lubben

    The COVID-19 pandemic has caused widespread economic damage to the country…including agriculture. In this episode of Faculty 101, we hear from University of Nebraska-Lincoln agriculture economist Brad Lubben about the unique challenges facing farmers and ranchers and how they can weather the storm. Show Notes: Learn more about Farm and Ranch Management ›› farm.unl.edu

    Five Things with Ajai Ammachathram

    Five Things with Ajai Ammachathram

    The hospitality industry has been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. Hotels, resorts, restaurants and other businesses are beginning to reopen but the industry faces big challenges ahead. Ajai Ammachathram is an assistant professor in the Hospitality, Restaurant and Tourism Management program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He has 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry. In this episode of Faculty 101 we talked to Ammachathram about what’s ahead…and what it will take to bring customers back. Show Notes: Learn more about Ajai Ammachathram ›› https://bit.ly/2Ulvqnm; learn more about the Hospitality, Restaurant and Tourism Management program ›› https://bit.ly/2UkVTBt

    Jennifer Johnson Jorgensen: A Passion for Fashion

    Jennifer Johnson Jorgensen: A Passion for Fashion

    Jennifer Johnson Jorgensen had a career in the fashion and merchandising industry before coming to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. In her classroom, Dr. Jorgensen provides a holistic education that prepares students for a variety of industry careers. In this episode of Faculty 101, Dr. Jorgensen shares the major trends consumers can expect to see when they go shopping in the next decade. Show notes: Learn more about Jennifer Johnson Jorgensen ›› https://cehs.unl.edu/teacherx/jorgensen/

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