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NSF Career Program

Support for NSF Faculty Early Career Development Award Proposal Preparation

The National Science Foundation's Faculty Early Career Development Award Program is a Foundation-wide activity that offers the most prestigious award from the NSF. The intent is to provide five years of stable support for junior faculty to develop their careers as outstanding researchers as well as committed educators who advance teaching, learning and the dissemination of knowledge. The central goal of the award is the integration of education and research within the context of one's institutional mission. See eligibility requirements and program information here.

Binghamton University's current NSF Career recipients:

Pegor Aynajian, Assistant Professor, Physics

Guy German, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Stephen Levy, Associate Professor, Physics

Sarah Laszlo, Associate Professor, Psychology

Tim Miller, Assistant Professor, Computer Science

Paul Chiarot, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Jeff Mativetsky, Assistant Professor, Physics

Tara Dhakal, Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering




NSF CAREER Workshop Series

Proposal Development - March 16, 2018, 3-5 pm COE-2011
Mock Review Panel - April 20, 2018, 3-5 pm SN-10018

For more details, contact Michael Jacobson,
Research Development Specialist, at (607) 777-3745 or



Congratulations to:

Pegor Aynajian Wins NSF Career Grant

Pegor Aynajian

Pegor Aynajian studies quantum phase transitions with the goal of broadening our understanding of superconductivity. 

Read more about his work here.


Guy German Wins NSF Career Grant

Guy German

Guy German's research focuses on the body's largest organ, the skin, to understand how aging, ultraviolet light and bacteria weaken the skin. Read more about his work here.

Last Updated: 3/5/18