Thuc-Quyen Nguyen Wins National Science Foundation CAREER Award
The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program offers the National Science Foundation's most prestigious awards in support of the early career development activities of those teacher-scholars who are most likely to become the academic leaders of the 21st century.
The NSF explains that CAREER awardees are selected on the basis of creative proposals that effectively integrate research and education within the context of the mission of their organization. The plans are expected to build a firm foundation for a lifetime of integrated contributions to research and education.
We are proud to announce that Thuc-Quyen Nguyen, assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry and member of the Center for Energy Efficient Materials, will receive $511,278 to work on a project entitled Structure-Function-Property Relationships in Charged Conjugated Polymers.
The National Science Foundation promotes and advances scientific progress in the United States by competitively awarding grants and sponsoring cooperative agreements for research and education in the sciences, mathematics, and engineering.