Global Forensic and Justice Center

From college to career: What you can do with a forensic science degree

From college to career: What you can do with a forensic science degree

Although the titles crime scene investigator (CSIs) and forensic science investigator are often used interchangeably, they are different careers Forensic […]

Almirall named AAAS fellow

Almirall named AAAS fellow

José R. Almirall has been elected a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Almirall, a chemistry professor in the College of […]

Signature Science’s Center for Advanced Genomics joins the Center for Advanced Research in Forensic Science as an industrial member

Signature Science’s Center for Advanced Genomics joins the Center for Advanced Research in Forensic Science as an industrial member

The Center for Advanced Research in Forensic Science (CARFS) welcomes Signature Science LLC’s Center for Advanced Genomics as an industrial […]

Innovation 25 years in the making

Innovation 25 years in the making

In 1995, the world was captivated by the “trial of the century.” The O.J. Simpson murder trial put the spotlight […]

FIU forensic facility recognized for adopting national science standards

FIU forensic facility recognized for adopting national science standards

FIU’s Trace Evidence Analysis Facility was recognized by the National Institute of Standards and Technology-sponsored Organization of Scientific Area Committees […]

Professor creates novel device

Professor creates novel device

Center for Advanced Research in Forensic Science director Jose Almirall created a new sampling device for ignitable liquid residue, or […]

Improving COVID-19 contact tracing

Improving COVID-19 contact tracing

FIU psychologists Jacqueline Evans, Deborah Goldfarb and Ronald Fisher are studying how to improve contact tracing by tapping into people’s […]

Up Close: Fabiana Taglia and Mirna Ghemrawi

Up Close: Fabiana Taglia and Mirna Ghemrawi

At the College of Arts, Sciences & Education, we’re training the next generation of changemakers. Our faculty and students are […]

International forensic expert joins Global Forensic and Justice Center

International forensic expert joins Global Forensic and Justice Center

Former FBI scientist Max Houck has joined FIU’s Global Forensic and Justice Center as the forensic portfolio innovator. Houck brings […]

When we say girl, you say scientist!

When we say girl, you say scientist!

Glasses. Goggles. Lab coats. Beakers. Test tubes. Look familiar? This is what most kids draw when asked to draw a […]