Tempe, Ariz. - Ten faculty members in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University have received National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) Awards between September 2018 and April 2019.
The Fulton Schools of Engineering's culture of innovation and discovery, strong research community and excellent infrastructure appeal to young faculty members who are set to become leaders in their respective fields.
In the past four years, 29 Fulton Schools researchers have earned NSF's most prestigious award for early career faculty.
"I'm proud we're continuing to attract faculty whose powerful ideas lead to discoveries of foundational value to their fields with potentially transformational breakthrough applications," said Kyle Squires, dean of the Fulton Schools.
The selected projects cross several specialties represented within the Fulton Schools of Engineering.
ASU ties with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in leading the nation in the number of CAREER awards funded by the NSF Engineering Directorate from September 2018 to April 2019.