Student Research Day 2019

Welcome to the College of Science at SJSU where we create knowledge and expand opportunity!


In-Person Commencement Ceremonies

We Finally Get To Celebrate You In-Person! Don't miss the deadline to register for your commencement ceremony! SJSU's commencement ceremonies are by pre-registration only, no walk-up participation will be allowed. Deadline to register is Sunday, November 14, 2021 at 11:59 p.m.

Learn More About the 2020 and 2021 Commencement Ceremonies

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Transforming STEM Education

Associate professor Cassandra Paul in Physics & Astronomy and Science Education and colleagues collaborate on an NSF-funded project to transform STEM education.

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SJSU Undergrad Wins Research Competition

Muhammad Khan in Dr. Alberto Rascon’s Chemistry laboratory wins California State University 23-university Student Research Competition Award


Biology Faculty: Uplifting Latino/a Students

Jessica Castillo Vardaro, assistant professor of Biology, does exciting research on the American pika and transformative work with graduate and undergraduate students. 

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SJSU Students Awarded National Research Fellowships

Anjum Gujral and Grace Jeanpierre win prestigious National Science Foundation graduate fellowships and three more student awarded honorable mentions.

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Provost's Podcast with Dr. Kahn

Provost Vincent del Casino speaks with Dr. Amanda Kahn, Assistant Professor of Marine Science at SJSU’s Moss Landing Marine Labs, an expert on the role of sponges in global climate change.

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Dr. Clements Advises Congress

Congress solicits advice on wildfire research from the Director of the SJSU Wildfire Interdisciplinary Research Center.


Mercury News Article Features Dr. Blisniuk's Research

Dr. Kim Blisniuk discovered that a strand of the San Andreas fault thought to be inactive is actually a primary part of the fault.

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Mercury News Consults Graduate Student Alan Huston about Wildfire Danger

Fire Research Lab graduate student Alan Huston explains increased fire risk.

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University and College of Science Awardees

The College of Science gave awards to outstanding staff, faculty and alumni in 2020.

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College of Science Virtual Seminar

The College of Science Virtual Seminar on Friday, December 10, 2021, will be given by Dr. Sarah Smith, Assistant Professor, Biological Oceanography, Moss Landing Marine Labs.


Information for newly admitted students

A short introduction to the College of Science by Dean Michael Kaufman, a Student and Alumni Panel, and department webinars are linked here.

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Interdisciplinary Science Building

Construction is well underway for the Science and Innovation Complex.