Agilent Early Career Professor Award

Finalists for the 2015 Agilent Early Career Professor Award
(in alphabetical order)

Congratulations to each of the finalists for the 2015 Agilent Early Career Professor Award for rising to the top of a very competitive group of nominees. The award winner will be announced on September 14, 2015.

2015 Focus: Contribution to the understanding and use of CRISPR/Cas or other RNA-based technologies for genome editing, control and other applications

Purpose of Award

  • Promote and encourage excellent research enabling measurements of importance to Agilent Technologies and the world
  • Establish strong collaborative relationships between Agilent researchers and leading professors early in their career
  • Build the prominence of Agilent as a sponsor of university research

Selection Criteria

  • Significant original research contributions enabling measurements of importance to Agilent Technologies and the world
  • Outstanding potential for future research
  • Alignment with the 2015 focus
  • Professor completed Ph.D. or M.D. less than 10 years before January 1, 2015.

Award Information

  • An unrestricted research award of $50,000 per year for 2 years to university in the professor's name
    • Option to use all or part of award to obtain Agilent products at 50% discount
    • Option to accelerate payments to facilitate procurement of equipment with list price over $100k
  • Winner is invited to make a presentation at an Agilent site (at Agilent’s expense) and presented with an engraved plaque commemorating award
  • Past and present winners’ names are posted on the Agilent website along with articles highlighting the principal academic contributions for which the awardees were selected.

Past Winners

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