About Futurity

Futurity features the latest discoveries by scientists at top research universities in the US, UK, Canada, Europe, Asia, and Australia. The nonprofit site, which launched in 2009, is supported solely by its university partners (listed below) in an effort to share research news directly with the public.


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Jenny Leonard, editor
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Katie George, assistant editor
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Liz Goodfellow, assistant editor
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Monique Patenaude, assistant editor
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Governing Board

Lisa Lapin, Associate Vice President for University Communications, Stanford University
Bill Murphy, Vice President of Communications, University of Rochester
Michael Schoenfeld, Vice President of Public Affairs and Government Relations, Duke University
Diane Squires, PR and Media Director, Marketing and Communications, University of Melbourne

Participating Universities

  1. Boston University
  2. Brandeis University
  3. Brown University
  4. California Institute of Technology
  5. Cardiff University
  6. Carnegie Mellon University
  7. Columbia University
  8. Cornell University
  9. Duke University
  10. Emory University
  11. ETH Zurich
  12. Georgia Institute of Technology
  13. Indiana University
  14. Iowa State University
  15. Johns Hopkins University
  16. McGill University
  17. Michigan State University
  18. Monash University
  19. National University of Singapore
  20. New York University
  21. Northwestern University
  22. Pennsylvania State University
  23. Purdue University
  24. Rice University
  25. Rutgers
  26. Stanford University
  27. Stony Brook University
  28. Syracuse University
  29. Texas A&M University
  30. Tulane University
  31. University of Arizona
  32. University at Buffalo, SUNY
  33. University of California – Berkeley
  34. University of California – Davis
  35. University of California – Santa Barbara
  36. University of Chicago
  37. University College London
  38. University of Florida
  39. University of Iowa
  40. University of Kansas
  41. University of Melbourne
  42. University of Michigan
  43. University of Missouri
  44. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  45. University of Nottingham
  46. University of Oregon
  47. University of Pennsylvania
  48. University of Pittsburgh
  49. University of Queensland
  50. University of Rochester
  51. University of Sheffield
  52. University of Southampton
  53. University of Southern California
  54. University of Texas at Austin
  55. University of Toronto
  56. University of Virginia
  57. University of Warwick
  58. University of Washington
  59. University of York
  60. Vanderbilt University
  61. Washington University in St. Louis
  62. Yale University