FIU Top Scholars Honorees 2014

Award-Winning Publications/Creative Work

Rudolf Jaffe, Chemistry, wrote a paper in Science, NSF press release, and Wall Street Journal article on global carbon cycle work.

Notable Appointments

Bernard Gerstman, Physics, was appointed Executive Editor of the American Institute of Physics journal "AIP Advances."

Chockalingam (Vish) Viswesvaran, Psychology, was was reappointed for 2nd term as Editor of the "International Journal of Selection & Assessment" (a high impact journal in applied psychology and management) in 2013. Has over 160 publications and over 10,000 citations.

Awards/Honors

Laurie Shrage, Philosophy and Women's Studies, received the Laurance S.Rockefeller Fellowship.

Established Faculty with Significant New Funding

Suzanna Rose, Psychology, has sustained funding (2.9M cumulative to date, 764K in 2012-13), with 382K new money from the Children's trust and 207K from NSF (ADVANCE grant) in 2013.

Bruce McCord, Chemistry, has a long-established, productive research program $979K in current grants.

Young Faculty with Significant Funding

Yuan Liu, Chemistry, has been awarded an NIH/R01 as assistant professor, $1.6M/5 yrs.