Postdoctoral Fellowship: Letters of Intent to Fund


2016 Letters of Intent to Fund

The James S. McDonnell Foundation has awarded letters of intent to fund for the 2016 Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards in Studying Complex Systems to the following 10 applicants:


Named Candidate Doctoral Institution
Sergey Belan   Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology
Karna Gowda   Northwestern University
Helen McCreery   University of Colorado Boulder
Jasmine Nirody   University of California, Berkeley
Mor Nitzan   The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Grant Rotskoff   University of California, Berkeley
Lauren Shoemaker   University of Colorado Boulder
Talia Tamarin   Weizmann Institute of Science
David Zeevi   Weizmann Institute of Science
Xianyuan Zhan   Purdue University

2015 Letters of Intent to Fund

The James S. McDonnell Foundation has awarded letters of intent to fund for the 2015 Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards in Studying Complex Systems to the following 9 applicants:


Named Candidate Doctoral Institution
Allison K. Barner   Oregon State University
Yohai Bar-Sinai   Weizmann Institute of Science
Leonora Bittleston   Harvard University
Eleanor R. Brush   Princeton University
Peter Fennell   University of Limerick
Jean P. Gibert   University of Nebraska
Daniel Koll  University of Chicago
Clara Granell Martorell  Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Jeffrey C. Peters  Purdue University

2014 Letters of Intent to Fund

The James S. McDonnell Foundation has awarded letters of intent to fund for the 2014 Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards in Studying Complex Systems to the following 10 applicants:


Named Candidate Doctoral Institution
Yi-Ju Chen  California Institute of Technology
Babak Fotouhi  McGill University
Albert Kao  Princeton University
Rémi Louf  Institut de Physique Theoique, CEA Saclay
Lisa O'Bryan  University of Minnesota
Shai Pilosof  Ben-Gurion University
Andrew Rhines  Harvard University
Maria Riolo  University of Michigan
Elizabeth Roberto  Yale University
Jakob Runge  Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research

2013 Letters of Intent to Fund

The James S. McDonnell Foundation has awarded letters of intent to fund for the 2013 Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards in Studying Complex Systems to the following 10 applicants:


Named Candidate Doctoral Institution
Charles Brummitt  University of California – Davis
Samuel Fey  Dartmouth College
Ambhighainath Ganesan  Johns Hopkins University
Martin Gould  University of Oxford
Laurent Hébert-Dufresne  Laval University
Christos Nicolaides  Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Oren Raz  Weizmann Institute of Science
Michele Starnini  Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya
Carolina Tropini  Stanford University
Amy Wesolowski  Carnegie Mellon University

2012 Letters of Intent to Fund

Named Candidate Doctoral Institution
Lu Feng  University of Oxford
Elad Ganmor  Weizmann Institute of Science
Nick Gravish  Georgia Institute of Technology
Andrew Hein  University of Florida
Jonathan Karr  Stanford University
Elena Koslover  Stanford University
Shamim Nemati  Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Adam Palmer  Harvard University
Michal Rabani  Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Michelle Wynn  University of Michigan – Ann Arbor

2011 Letters of Intent to Fund


Named Candidate Doctoral Institution
Kyle Armour  University of Washington
Albert Barberán  Center of Advanced Studies
Mariano Begeurisse Diaz  Imperial College London
Silja Heilmann  Copenhagen University
Justin Meyer  Michigan State University
Armita Nourmohammad  University of Cologne
Shlomi Reuveni  Tel-Aviv University
Tonia Schwartz  Iowa State University
Roberta Sinatra  University of Catania
James Waters  Arizona State University