Federal Career Awards

Federal Career Awards Received by UAlbany Faculty

National Science Foundation
Name Department Title Duration
Daphney-Stavroula Zois Electrical & Comp Engr  CAREER: Towards Optimized Operation of Cost-Constrained  2020-2025
     Complex Cyber-Physical-Human Systems  
Sara Lance Atmospheric Sciences Research Center CAREER: Revitalizing aerosol-cloud-chemistry research at Whiteface Mountain  2020-2025 
Mariya Zheleva Computer 
CAREER: Automating the measurement and 2019-2024 
management of 
the radio spectrum for
    future spectrum-sharing applications  
Jia Sheng Chemistry CAREER: Chemical Biology Approaches to Study 5-Methylcytidine  2019-2024
    Derivatives in RNA and Develop CRISPR-Tet2-Based   
    Epitranscriptomic Tool for Gene Regulation  
Feng Chen Computer
CAREER: A Theoretical Framework for Discovering 2018-2023
Complex Patterns in Big Attributed Networks   
Alan Chen Chemistry CAREER: Predicting High-Resolution RNA Tertiary Structures   2017-2022
    Using an Experimentally Callibrated Force-Field for RNA Folding   
    Epitranscriptomic Tool for Gene Regulation  
Brian Rose  Atmospheric and Environmental Science CAREER: Understanding the Role of Oceans in the Planetry Energy Budget 2015-2021
Justin Minder
Atmospheric and Environmental Science CAREER: The Mesoscale Climate
Dynamics of Rocky Mountain Snow
Jeong-Hyon Hwang Computer    A Parallel System for 2012- 2017
  Science  Efficiently Processing  
     Large Graphs  
 Siwei Lyu  Computer A New Statistical   2010- 2015
   Science  Framework for Natural
     Images with Applications  
     in Vision  
Ian Davidson Computer Knowledge Enhanced 2007
  Science Clustering Using  
Marina Petrukhina Chemistry Buckybowls: A Controlled 2006-2009
    Switch of Metal  
Vincent LaBella Nanoscale Towards an Atomic Scale 2004-2008
  Science & Understanding of Spin  
  Engineering Polarized Electron  
Abbe Herzig Educational Students of 2004-2008
  Theory & Underrepresented  
  Practice Groups in Postdoctoral  
Rabi Musah Chemistry Organosulfur Natural 2003-2007
    Products Chemistry  
    REU Supplement – 2 students  
Cheryl Frye Psychology Neurosteroid Effects on 1998-2000
National Institutes of Health Career Development Awards
Name Department Title Duration
Julia Jennings Anthropology
Kin Networks and Old-Age Survival 

  During the Demographic Transition  
Kimberly Anderson   Environmental Health Sciences Development of a Real-time Inhalable Particle  2016-2018

  Spectrometer - Years 3 & 4  
Kathleen Strully Sociology
Social Contexts, Sexual Networks, and Racial-Ethnic 
  Disparities in STDs  
Zvi Gellis Institute of Gerontology
Treatment for Late Life Depression in Homecare Elderly
Zvi Gellis School of Social Mentored Research 2005-2010
  Welfare Scientist  
Thomas Begley Biomedical Science & Career Transition 2004-2007
  Gen*NY* Sis Ctr. for Award  
  Excellence in Cancer    
Bruce Dudek Psychology Independent 1994-1999
    Scientist Award  
John Hannigan Psychology Mentored Research 1987-1992
Edward Riley Psychology Independent 1984-1989
    Scientist Award  
Frank Andrasik Psychology Research Career 1983-1988
Nadrian Seeman Biological Sciences Research Career 1982-1987
Richard Zitomer Biological Sciences Research Career 1981-1986
Charles Scholes Chemistry Research Career 1976-1981
David Edwards Biological Sciences Research Career 1975-1980
Howard Stratton Epidemiology & Research Career 1975-1980
  Biostatistics Development  

Institute of Museum and Library Services

Name Department Title Duration
Xiaojun Yuan Information Studies 21st Century Librarians- Early Career Development Award for "Speak to Me: A Spoken Language Interface to Information Systems" 2010-2012