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Spring 2016 Acting Vice Dean, School of Engineering & Applied Science, Princeton University
07/13 -  Theodora D. '78 & William H. Walton III '74 Professor in Engineering
07/11 -

Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University

07/11 - 06/15 Associate Director of External Partnerships, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment
10/12 - 06/13 Fellow, NewWorld Capital Group
09/07 - 07/11 Associate Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University
08/05 - 09/07 General Dynamics Endowed Faculty Fellow in Engineering, University of Texas at Austin
07/02 - 09/07 Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin
Executive Committee, Center for Nano- and Molecular Science and Technology
Member, Texas Materials Institute
07/01 - 07/02 Post-doctoral Member of Technical Staff, Nanotechnology Research Division, Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies
Post-doctoral Advisor: John A. Rogers
09/96 - 05/01 Graduate Research Assistant, Chemical Engineering Department, Princeton University
Thesis Advisor: Richard A. Register
09/92 - 05/96 Undergraduate Research, Materials Science and Engineering Department, University of Pennsylvania
Research Thesis Advisor: Russell J. Composto

Honors and Distinction

03/13 Fellow, American Physical Society
11/12 Owens Corning Award, AIChE
06/12 Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum
10/10 US Young Scientist Representative, Summer Davos Meeting
03/10 John H. Dillon Medal Recipient
02/08 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow in Chemistry
11/07 Ernest Thiele Lectureship, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department, University of Notre Dame
11/06 Allan P. Colburn Award for Excellence in Publications, AIChE
01/06 Peter and Edith O'Donnell Award in Engineering, The Texas Academy of Medicine, Science and Engineering
01/06 Diverse magazine: "Top 10 Emerging Scholar"
08/05 General Dynamics Endowed Faculty Fellowship in Engineering, University of Texas at Austin
03/05 Beckman Young Investigator Award
09/04 MIT's Technology Review: "Top 100 Young Innovator"
06/04 Selected as one of top 100 young engineers for the Frontiers of Engineering Symposium, sponsored by the National Academy of Engineering
05/04 PROGRESS/Dreyfus Lectureship, Rising Stars Program, American Chemical Society
01/04 National Science Foundation, Faculty Early CAREER Development Award, Polymers Program
10/03 DuPont Young Professor
07/02 Camille and Henry Dreyfus New Faculty Award
09/00 Porter Ogden Jacobus Fellow, Princeton University
08/00 Chair’s Travel Fund, Gordon Research Conference on Polymer Physics
03/00 Frank J. Padden Jr. Award in Polymer Physics, American Physical Society
03/00 Dean’s Fund for Scholarly Travel, The Graduate School, Princeton University
01/00 Graduate Women in Science and Engineering Travel Fund, Princeton University
01/00 Ticona Excellence in Independent Proposition Award, Princeton University
08/99 Association of Princeton Graduate Alumni Summer Travel Grant, Princeton University
03/99 William R. Schowalter Travel Award, Princeton University
05/96 The American Institute of Chemists Foundation Student Award