Monday, April 12, 2010
Zhang Awarded Office of Naval Research Young Investigator
Assistant Professor Jessica Zhang was recently awarded the Office of Naval Research (ONR) Young Investigator Award. The ONR Young Investigator Award honors outstanding new faculty members at institutions of higher education to support their research and encourage their teaching and research careers. Applicants are selected by ONR based on several criteria, including past performance, publications, professional activities, and honors and awards.
Please join the department in congratulating Professor Zhang for this well-deserved recognition and in wishing her the best for the research she will be conducting under this prestigious award. More information can be found in the Carnegie Mellon press release and the Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News press release.