Department of Chemistry News

October 23, 2010

Dustin Maly wins NSF CAREER Award

Assistant Professor Dustin Maly has received a 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.”

Maly received his NSF CAREER Award for his research proposal, “CAREER: Small-Molecule-Regulated Signaling Proteins.” The goal of the research is to engineer mammalian signaling enzymes that can be regulated with cell-permeable small molecules.

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

For more information about Dustin Maly and his research program, please visit his faculty page.