Suresh Garimella

Suresh Garimella, executive vice president for research and partnerships, speaks to participants in the 2017 Borlaug Fellowship program in Discovery Park. Photo by Tom Campbell; see the entire photo essay here.


Purdue University sponsors a variety of research-related workshops, lectures, educational events for faculty, staff and the community.

A day-long event will be held Sept. 29 to honor a renowned Purdue University scientist who has overseen a transformation in structural biology. The Department of Biological Sciences and the Purdue Institute of Inflammation, Immunology and Infectious Disease is presenting “A Celebration of Structural Biology Honoring Professor Michael G. Rossmann” in Stewart Center’s Fowler Hall. The event will include multiple sessions of scientific presentations, a group photo, and a reception and dinner in the Shively Club at Ross-Ade Stadium. Registration is open and can be completed here.

Discovery Park is also sponsoring several events related to its strategic themes of impacting global health, global sustainability and global security; see the list here.  

This fall, the Office of the Executive Vice President for Research and Partnerships is hosting a series of grantsmanship workshops that are geared particularly for new faculty or those new to the research process at Purdue. For further information and to register for an upcoming workshop, see a list of events here.