Here at UB's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, we are
attracting some of the world's brightest young researchers to the
Buffalo Niagara region. Our CAREER Award winning junior faculty are
among the most promising and talented researchers in the country.
With recognition from the National Science Foundation, they are
building a foundation for a lifetime of leadership in integrating
education and research.
The CAREER Award is the National Science Foundation's most
prestigious award in support of junior faculty. The awards are
given to outstanding scientists who exemplify the role of
teacher-scholars through research, education, and the integration
of education and research.
The award comes with a federal grant for research and education
activities for five consecutive years. The National Science
Foundation (NSF) grants these awards once a year. The reviewing,
award and selection process is one of the most competitive within