Statement from the Department of Biological Sciences at…

October 4th, 2017 The Department of Biological Sciences at NJIT advances the understanding of living systems, from neurons to ecosystems, through research and education. We encourage academic excellence, rigorous conduct of research based on the…

20 Minutes with Dr. Flammang-Lockyer

What is your role here at NJIT? I'm an assistant professor of Biology here at NJIT. Where did you grow up? I’m from a small town in Connecticut, very small high school. It only had…

Major vs. Minor

Whether to declare a minor or to pursue a dual degree is a well-debated topic. Students always question which looks better and which will employers find more valuable and prestigious on a resume Before declaring…

Dr. Jorjani Under Review After Alt-Right Involvement Pushed…

The NJIT community was taken by surprise after a video published last week by The New York Times pushed Dr. Jason Jorjani's involvement with the Alt-Right into the spotlight.  The video was part of an undercover report produced by Patrik Hermansson, a Swedish graduate student working for the British…

Farewell to Dr. Sarah Vandermark

One of the more recent individuals to transition out of their position at NJIT is Dr. Sarah Vandermark, former Executive Director of the Center for Student Success. Dr. Vandermark started off her NJIT career in…

Are Online Classes for Everyone? 

When I was given the opportunity to take ECON 201 as an online course for the Spring 2017 semester, I seized it right away, even though I had never taken an online class through NJIT…