Professor Neil K. Garg has been selected for the 2013 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award, presented by the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation.
The Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program supports the research and teaching careers of talented young faculty in the chemical sciences. Based on institutional nominations, the program provides discretionary funding to faculty at an early stage in their careers. Criteria for selection include an independent body of scholarship attained within the first five years of their appointment as independent researchers, and a demonstrated commitment to education, signaling the promise of continuing outstanding contributions to both research and teaching. As part of the award, the Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Awards Program will provide Professor Garg an unrestricted research grant of $75,000.
Neil Garg with his Chemistry 14D students
Neil Garg teaching his students during Chemistry 14D Office hour
More information about the award can be found here.