MAXWELL MOZELL, PHD, ENDOWMENT FOR GRADUATE STUDIES
The College of Graduate Studies at SUNY Upstate Medical University educates students to be biomedical research scientists, preparing them for a broad range of careers. SUNY Upstate Medical University has a strong base of scientific researchers and a significant clinical setting, which provides students with an outstanding environment to learn and grow into strong independent scientists.
One function of the Maxwell Mozell Fund for the College of Graduate Studies is to provide travel awards to our graduate students presenting their research at national meetings.
The account is named for Maxwell Mozell, PhD. Dr. Mozell joined the faculty at SUNY Upstate Medical University in 1961 and exemplified the ideal academic career which embraces research, teaching and administration. He was a Professor of Neuroscience and Physiology, a SUNY Distinguished Service Professor and recipient of the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities. Dr. Mozell served as Dean of the College of Graduate Studies beginning in 1990 until his retirement in 2008.