News & Events

2012 NSF CAREER Award Winners

March 7, 2012

Congratulations to the 2012 National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program award winners!

In addition to the NSF monetary award, the winners will receive a 10% supplement (up to $50,000) from the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research.

In total, 28 proposals were submitted from 10 CUNY colleges. The following faculty have received awards to date. Future awardees will be announced in the summer edition of the Research Newsletter.

Stacey Brennan-Moyer (Brooklyn College)
Organocatalyzed cascade reactions as sustainable synthetic methods & Sustaining students’ interest in science with the help of “WISE” students

John J. Dennehy (Queens College)
Population Dynamics and Evolutionary Ecology of Viral Emergence

Daniel McClosky (College of Staten Island)
BCSP: Network level analysis of oxytocin regulation of naked mole rat and hippocampal neuron interactions

Shamik Sengupta (John Jay College)
Survivability and Selfcoexistence in the Battle of Cognitive Radio Network Societies

Luat Vuong (Queens College)
Towards Control of Photo-Induced Charges in Chiral Nanocomposites via Optical Spin-Orbit Interactions