2019 Fellows

2019 Sloan Research Fellows

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation congratulates the winners of the 2019 Sloan Research Fellowships. These 126 early-career scholars represent the most promising scientific researchers working today. Their achievements and potential place them among the next generation of scientific leaders in the U.S. and Canada. Winners receive $70,000, which may be spent over a two-year term on any expense supportive of their research.

Chemistry


John Anderson, The University of Chicago

Jessica Anna, University of Pennsylvania

Veronica Augustyn, North Carolina State University

Jeremy Baskin, Cornell University

Keary Engle, Scripps Research Institute

Xiaofeng Feng, University of Central Florida

Yongjie Hu, University of California, Los Angeles

Ralph E. Kleiner, Princeton University

Song Lin, Cornell University

Smaranda Marinescu, University of Southern California

Ellen Matson, University of Rochester

Matthew McDowell, Georgia Institute of Technology

David Nagib, Ohio State University

Alison Narayan, University of Michigan

Jonathan Rivnay, Northwestern University

Brenda M. Rubenstein, Brown University

Sandeep Sharma, University of Colorado, Boulder

Diwakar Shukla, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Hailiang Wang, Yale University

Masayuki Wasa, Boston College

Christina Woo, Harvard University

Yan Xia, Stanford University

Mingxu You, University of Massachusetts, Amherst


Computational and Evolutionary Molecular Biology


Mengjie Chen, The University of Chicago

Nancy Chen, University of Rochester

Edward Chuong, University of Colorado, Boulder

Lorin Crawford, Brown University

Kelley Harris, University of Washington

Po-Ru Loh, Harvard Medical School

Ricardo Mallarino, Princeton University

David McCandlish, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Hosein Mohimani, Carnegie Mellon University

Priya Moorjani, University of California, Berkeley

Aaron Reinke, University of Toronto

Patrick Shih, University of California, Davis


Computer Science


Yang Cai, McGill University

Alvin Cheung, University of Washington

Reetuparna Das, University of Michigan

Rong Ge, Duke University

Bernhard Haeupler, Carnegie Mellon University

Moritz Hardt, University of California, Berkeley

Haitham Hassanieh, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Gillat Kol, Princeton University

Jason D. Lee, University of Southern California

Sergey Levine, University of California, Berkeley

Wyatt Lloyd, Princeton University

Shayan Oveis Gharan, University of Washington

Emily Whiting, Boston University

Christopher Wilson, Northeastern University

Keith Winstein, Stanford University

Mary Wootters, Stanford University


Economics


Nikhil Agarwal, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Denis Chetverikov, University of California, Los Angeles

Rebecca Diamond, Stanford University

Will Dobbie, Princeton University

Michal Kolesár, Princeton University

Melanie Morten, Stanford University

Philipp Strack, University of California, Berkeley

Gabriel Zucman, University of California, Berkeley


Mathematics


Xiuyuan Cheng, Duke University

Florian Frick, Carnegie Mellon University

Shirshendu Ganguly, University of California, Berkeley

Kristen Hendricks, Michigan State University

Mihaela Ifrim, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Philip Isett, California Institute of Technology

Junehyuk Jung, Texas A&M University

Andrew W. Lawrie, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Bao Le Hung, Northwestern University

John Lesieutre, The Pennsylvania State University

Francesco Lin, Princeton University

Kathryn Mann, Brown University

Davi Maximo, University of Pennsylvania

Barna Saha, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Mahdi Soltanolkotabi, University of Southern California

Konstantin Tikhomirov, Georgia Institute of Technology

Botong Wang, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Yufei Zhao, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Tianyi Zheng, University of California, San Diego

Xin Zhou, University of California, Santa Barbara


Neuroscience


Nicholas Bellono, Harvard University

Andrés Bendesky, Columbia University

Eva Dyer, Georgia Institute of Technology

Annegret Falkner, Princeton University

Keren Haroush, Stanford University

Saul Kato, University of California, San Francisco

Matthew Kaufman, The University of Chicago

Arjun Krishnaswamy, McGill University

Chethan Pandarinath, Emory University

Kanaka Rajan, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Rachel Roberts-Galbraith, University of Georgia

Alexandra Rosati, University of Michigan

Amitai Shenhav, Brown University

Thomas Sprague, University of California, Santa Barbara

Daniel Wacker, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Jason Yi, Washington University in St. Louis


Ocean Sciences


Rachael Bay, University of California, Davis

Clara Blättler, The University of Chicago

Stephanie Green, University of Alberta

Elizabeth Harvey, University of Georgia

Carly D. Kenkel, University of Southern California

Wei Liu, University of California, Riverside

Laure Resplandy, Princeton University

Mark Torres, Rice University


Physics


Muyinatu Bell, Johns Hopkins University

Meng Cheng, Yale University

Eduardo H. da Silva Neto, University of California, Davis

Zohreh Davoudi, University of Maryland, College Park

Courtney Dressing, University of California, Berkeley

Ben Feldman, Stanford University

Daniel Harlow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Daniel Huber, University of Hawaii

Raffaella Margutti, Northwestern University

Christine Muschik, University of Waterloo

Nir Navon, Yale University

Melissa Ness, Columbia University

Aaswath Raman, University of Pennsylvania

Brad Ramshaw, Cornell University

Lorenzo Sironi, Columbia University

Marcelle Soares-Santos, Brandeis University

Jeff Thompson, Princeton University

Romain Vasseur, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Marta Verweij, Vanderbilt University

Inna Vishik, University of California, Davis

Katherine Whitaker, University of Connecticut

Kent Yagi, University of Virginia

Ming Yi, Rice University