Department of Chemistry News

July 10, 2009

Xiaosong Li receives NSF CAREER Award

Assistant Professor Xiaosong Li has received a 2009 CAREER (Faculty Early Career Development) Award from the National Science Foundation. The CAREER Program is a Foundation-wide program that “offers the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious awards in support of junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research, excellent education and the integration of education and research within the context of the mission of their organizations.”

Li received his NSF CAREER Award for his research proposal, “CAREER: Advancing Electronic Structure Theories for Properties and Dynamics of Large Scale Systems: Developments and Applications Integrated with Educational Efforts.”

For more information about the NSF CAREER Award program, please visit the program website.

For more information about Xiaosong Li and his research program, please visit his faculty page or his research group website.