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Nov 21 2018 | Posted In: Awards, Faculty
Assistant Professor Erin Mordecai was selected as a Terman Fellow for three years beginning Fall 2018.  These fellowships, established by William Hewlett and David Packard, aid young scientists with establishing their laboratories and recuiting graduate students and postdoctoral fellows.
Nov 20 2018 | Posted In: Awards, Faculty
Associate Professors Hunter Fraser and Ashby Morrison have been named as Chambers Fellows. This fellowship was established as part of the bequest of alumnus Dudley Chambers, '27, ENG '28, to encourage teaching and research in the natural sciences.
Oct 31 2018 | Stanford Report | Posted In: Awards, Faculty
Mary Beth Mudgett, professor of biology, was appointed the Stanford Friends University Fellow in Undergraduate Education. The Bass University Fellows in Undergraduate Education Program recognizes faculty members for their extraordinary contributions to undergraduate education. The program is one of...
Oct 26 2018 | Stanford Report
Neuroscientists know a lot about how our brains learn new things, but not much about how they choose what to focus on while they learn. Now, researchers have traced that ability to an unexpected place. Assistant Professor Xiaoke Chen and colleagues report Oct. 26 in Science, that they think they’ve...
Oct 17 2018 | Posted In: Awards, Faculty
Congratualations to Professor Martha Cyert, who has been appointed to the Dr. Nancy Chang Professorship.  This endowed chair was established by Dr. Nancy Chang in 2004 in honor of Stanford's Campaign for Undergraduate Education.  Dr.