The Packard Foundation established the Fellowships program in 1988 to provide early-career scientists with flexible funding and the freedom to take risks and explore new frontiers in their fields. Each year, the Foundation invites 50 universities to nominate two faculty members for consideration. The Packard Fellowships Advisory Panel, a group of 12 internationally-recognized scientists and […]
The Burroughs Wellcome Fund Postdoctoral Enrichment Program provides a total of $60,000 over three years to support career development activities. Only 10 are awarded annually. Congratulations David!
The Kimmel Scholar Awards were created to advance the careers of gifted, young scientists involved in cancer research. Those selected are chosen for demonstrating the greatest promise and innovation in their work and must be in the early stages of their research careers. Sidney Kimmel, the organization’s namesake, founder of The Jones Group Inc., and […]
Dan Jarosz has just received an NSF-CAREER Award. CAREER: The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program is a Foundation-wide activity that offers the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious awards in support of junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research, excellent education and the integration of education and research within the context […]
Huge congratulations to postdoc Anupam Chakravarty, who has just been awarded a prestigious postdoctoral fellowship from the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation! This highly selective fellowship supports theoretical and experimental research relevant to the study of cancer and the search for cancer causes, mechanisms, therapies and prevention. Since its inception in 1946, twelve scientists supported […]
Huge congratulations to Jarosz lab postdoc Dr. Michelle Zeman on winning a Walter and Ida Berry postdoctoral fellowship. This prestigious fellowship was created “to benefit humanity through advancing and expanding the understanding of children’s health and disease in both the clinical and basic medical sciences.” That goal is continued through the ongoing Berry Foundation’s generous […]
Dan Jarosz has just been named one of fifteen researchers granted the Searle Scholar Award for his work on “Protein Folding: A Capacitor of Evolutionary Change, Disease, and Development.” Each year, the Scientific Advisory Board reviews applications from all over the country to discover young, early career scientific investigators that have a strong future in […]