April 24, 2014

Assistant Professor Jasmine Foo has been awarded a five year Career grant award from NSF. The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program represents "...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." Jasmine's research area is mathematical biology and applied mathematics, and the project is on stochastic models of cancer evolution; details of the award can be found here.