WVU faculty interested in seed funding to advance energy research, STEM-centered and social science-centered, can send email to Danielle Thomas. Indicate that you intend to or are considering submitting a proposal. Provide a brief description of the research planned and identify other principal investigators. The Energy Institute is available to provide support to faculty during the preparation of proposals. Indicate in your email whether you would like the Energy Institute to assist with:
Friends and colleagues are invited to celebrate the career of Dr. Richard A. Bajura as he officially retires from his post as director of the WVU National Research Center for Coal and Energy, Tuesday, September 19, 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in the Kennedy Club Room of the WVU Erickson Alumni Center, Morgantown, W.Va.
Dr. Bajura joined the WVU College of Engineering as an assistant professor of mechanical engineering in 1969 and was promoted to associate professor in 1974 and full professor in 1978. In 1984, he became the second director of the WVU Energy Research Center, today’s National Research Center for Coal and Energy. From 1990 to 1994, he served as Associate Provost for Research, resuming directorship of the NRCCE in 1994.