The program is one of President Pines’ initial goals.
The announcement comes after in-person undergraduate instruction was delayed by two weeks.
The work of these researchers has been made possible, in part, by grants awarded by this university's Division of Research.
Nominations for the fellowships can be submitted until July 1.
A campus task force is providing recommendations on how research should return to campus.
We need coalitions of research groups to keep us on our toes ahead of the next pandemic.
The research investigates the impact of stay-at-home and social distancing orders on movement.
Laurie Locascio, UMD's vice president for research, will head the group.
The team tracked tweets that mention race and saw how they lined up with the cardiovascular disease cases in an area.
An application process is being developed for researchers who want to continue their work on-campus.