Teach and mentor at the university level. Campus Representative: Timothy Jones, Hannah Scheaffer Career Goal: Ph.D. in Environmental Chemistry. Campus Representative: Nichole Fazio, Lopa Bhatt Institution: University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras Career Goal: Ph.D. in Biochemistry. Campus Representative: Kathleen Barry, Julia Baer Field of Study: Engineering Career Goal: I hope to get a Ph.D. in Condensed Matter Physics and become a Physics Professor, where I can both do research and teach. Mentor(s): Dr. Rupak Rajachar Campus Representative: Corey Efron, Emily Osborne Career Goal: PhD in Genomic Sciences or Systems Biology; MD, specialization in infectious diseases. Lead a collaborative research group focusing on applications of machine learning in immunogenomics to investigate immune cells in disease at the single-cell level. Mentor(s): Henrik Kibak, Nathaniel Jue, Mark Siddall Mentor(s): Karl Thompson, William Hollinsed, Marc Kirschner Mentor(s): Cheynne Brindle, Timothy Curran, Alexander Novak Field of Study: Engineering Campus Representative: Jo Anne Tracy, Kelli Michaels Mentor(s): David Weld, Ania Jayich, Toshihiko Shimasaki Campus Representative: Douglas Dow, Naomi Alyafei Career Goal: I aspire to be a university professor after pursuing a PhD in Computer Science. Conduct research in molecular/cell biology, teach at the university level. Career Goal: PhD in computational biology. Institution: George Washington University Career Goal: Ph.D in Sub-Alpine Forest Ecophysiology. Conduct clinical research at an academic medical center. Field of Study: Mathematical Sciences Mentor(s): Brooke McCartney, Tanya Paull, Ayeong So Mentor(s): Matthew Oneill, Michael Bogan Mentor(s): Isaac B. Hilton, Chirag J. Patel, Pratip K. Bhattacharya Career Goal: My goal is to earn an M.D./Ph.D. Mentor(s): Dr. Frank Stewart, Dr. Collin Roesler, Dr. Anne McBride By working in academia, I will use my experience to mentor future scientists and physicians. Institution: University of California-Santa Cruz Career Goal: Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology. Mentor(s): David Richter Mentor(s): Dr. Venkatram Atigadda, Dr. Andrei Stanishevsky Institution: James Madison University Campus Representative: Brittany Allison, Jessica Lee Lead a research lab investigating genetic diseases on a biochemical level, exploring the effects of mutations on gene products that are produced by cells. Campus Representative: Kristin Black, Cullen Chosy Career Goal: Ph.D. in Microbiology. Conduct field- and lab-based research in marine biogeochemistry and microbiology and teach at the university level. Field of Study: Physics and Astronomy Develop numeric methods to evaluate and understand these systems with quantum computers. Campus Representative: David K. Giles, Samantha Maness Campus Representative: Jenn Dearoff, Hannah Zang Mentor(s): Dmitri Voronine, David Merkler, Sarath Witanachchi Mentor(s): Arthur Shapiro, Nathan Harshman, Gregory Harry Institution: St Olaf College Mentor(s): Emrullah Korkmaz, Louis Falo, Douglas Hanahan Mentor(s): Brian D. Jones Mentor(s): Philip Smaldino Mentor(s): Susan Patterson, Naoto Tanaka, Eleni Anni Conduct hydrologic research with a focus on environmental management applications as a research scientist at a government organization. Mentor(s): Scott Mazzetti, Ph.D. Two Emmanuel juniors have been named Goldwater Scholars for the 2020-2021 academic year. Field of Study: Mathematical Sciences Career Goal: Ph.D. in theoretical Physics. Conduct research on developing more accurate and easily accessible breast cancer diagnosis methods. I will work in coastal ecosystem conservation biology, conducting research to inform climate policy decisions. Institution: University of California-Los Angeles Career Goal: I plan to earn a Ph.D. in analytical chemistry. Career Goal: Ph.D. in Wildlife Ecology or Conservation Biology. Mentor(s): Hailun Zheng, Harrison Chen, Stephen DeBacker Conduct research at the intersection between computer science and fluid dynamics and teach at the university level. Field of Study: Chemistry Campus Representative: Kathy Uitvlugt, Cole Maguire Campus Representative: Jesslyn Collins-Frohlich, Ian Bain Campus Representative: Daniel Gardner, Emily Mahoney Campus Representative: Nick Alward-Saxon, Max Prichard Field of Study: Life Sciences Mentor(s): Dr. Thomas Cundari, Catherine Moulder Field of Study: Engineering Field of Study: Mathematical Sciences Mentor(s): Elizabeth Fischer, Ted Hackstadt, Kraig Wheeler Campus Representative: Kelly Thornburg, Blaine Fry Conduct research with direct human applications at a university or in a research hospital setting, with possibility of teaching at the university level. William Meador. Career Goal: Ph.D. in Nanoscience. Career Goal: I aim to pursue a Ph.D. in Pharmacology with a focus on pain management and treatment, and to research potential pain treatments that could reduce the negative impact of opioids. I specifically plan to pursue a research career in microfluidics or other technologies that improve health in limited resource settings. Professor and researcher of brain-machine interfaces, neurological disorders, and orthotic devices development to help those with neurophysiological disabilities. in molecular biology. Field of Study: Chemistry Field of Study: Chemistry Career Goal: Ph.D. in Mathematics. Lydia Fries awarded prestigious Goldwater Scholarship. Institution: Florida Gulf Coast University Career Goal: Ph.D. in Biological Oceanography. Campus Representative: Jolynn Parker, Kalei Hering Mentor(s): Tomaso Poggio, Timothy K. Lu, Diogo Camacho Institution: Villanova University Career Goal: Ph.D in Molecular Biology. Field of Study: Chemistry Institution: University of Colorado Boulder Field of Study: Life Sciences Field of Study: CISE Field of Study: Life Sciences Institution: University of Utah In Computer Science and Mathematics. Campus Representative: Linda Dunleavy, Adam Tropper Mentor(s): David Peak, Eric Held, Wade Goodridge Mentor(s): Ian Tice, Giovanni Leoni, Raghavendra Venkatraman Field of Study: Mathematical Sciences Campus Representative: Matthew Bailey, Jessica Pierce Mentor(s): Kevin Seppi, Quinn Snell, Nancy Fulda Professor of biological sciences at an R1 university and teach at the college level. Institution: Colorado College Congratulations to Drexel's nominees for the 2020 Goldwater Scholarship – Ashley Bishop, Hunter Heidenreich, Nickolas Giardetti, and Sarah Andrieux! Institution: Harvey Mudd College Institution: Occidental College Investigate topics in personalized medicine, senescence, and sex from a quantitative evolutionary perspective. Field of Study: Geosciences Field of Study: Life Sciences Mentor(s): Krys Strand, Benjamin Clarkson, Kristin Baldwin Campus Representative: Alison Draper, Kieren Harkins Conduct research in nanomaterials for biomedical applications. I aspire to lead research at a national lab, NASA, or a university that studies the nature of black holes, dark matter, and dark energy. Mentor(s): Alexander Agoulnik, Alexander Zaika, Sophia George Institution: University of New Hampshire-Main Campus Mentor(s): Dr. Field of Study: Engineering Campus Representative: Mary Swanson, Jessica Roberts Lead a research group that explores basic mechanisms of cancer progression and translates findings to improve patient outcomes. Career Goal: Ph.D. in Experimental Physics. Mentor(s): Jeremy Manning Conduct research in modelling the structure and properties of metals and teach at a research-focused university. Mentor(s): Mary Sajini Devadas, Ph.D. Career Goal: Ph.D. in Computer Science. Institution: Bryn Mawr College Institution: Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus Mentor(s): Paul H. Davis, Paul D Fey, Kate Cooper Mentor(s): Michelle Tigges, Sara Anderson, Career Goal: Ph.D. in Pharmacology or Biochemistry. Mentor(s): Andrew Bray, Kelly McConville, Adam Groce Career Goal: Ph.D. in Astrophysics. Field of Study: Life Sciences Career Goal: Ph.D. in Pure Mathematics. Field of Study: Psychology I will one day conduct research in representation theory and commutative algebra and will eventually become a research professor. Career Goal: Ph.D. in Marine Science. Career Goal: Ph.D. in Metallurgical Engineering. Campus Representative: Lindsay Lawton, Kendra Libby Conduct research investigating the neurobiology of behavior in a university setting. Mentor(s): Svetlana Poznanovikj, Peter Johnson, Brygg Ullmer Career Goal: Ph.D. in Theoretical Astrophysics. Institution: University of Georgia Field of Study: Life Sciences Field of Study: Chemistry Institution: University of Mississippi Campus Representative: Brian Augustine, North Carolina State University at Raleigh, Daniel Haller Mentor(s): Sumit Kumar Jha, Sharma Thankachan, Zi-Xia Song Campus Representative: Paul Urayama, Hope Kirby Institution: Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College Institution: Central Michigan University Field of Study: Life Sciences Field of Study: Chemistry Career Goal: Ph.D. in neuroscience. Career Goal: MD/PhD. Five Santa Clara University students or alumni have won prestigious scholarships for research to benefit humanity. Campus Representative: Mary Swanson, Niamh Brown Mentor(s): Naser T Sardari, Edwin Sibert, Mihaela Ifrim Campus Representative: Laura Good, Divyesh Kumar Mentor(s): Bert E Holmes, George L Heard, Ryan Steed Career Goal: Ph.D. in organic chemistry. Conduct biomedical research at a university or research hospital. Career Goal: Obtain a PhD in Artificial Intelligence. Field of Study: Life Sciences Field of Study: Life Sciences Campus Representative: Laura Good, Emily Silich Institution: University of South Alabama “As it is vitally important that the Nation ensures that it has the scientific talent it needs to maintain its global competitiveness and security, we saw partnering with the Goldwater Foundation as a way to help ensure the U.S. is developing this talent,” said Dr. Jagadeesh Pamulapati, Director of the NDEP program, as he explained the partnership. Institution: University of Maine Campus Representative: Karyn Crispo, Isabella Grasso Field of Study: Chemistry Conduct research in additive manufacturing technology and composite materials synthesis and teach at the university level. Campus Representative: Caitlin Ting, Rachel Swope Career Goal: MD/PhD in Immunology. Career Goal: Ph.D. in Mathematics. Campus Representative: David Pooley, Luisa Velasco Field of Study: Engineering Field of Study: CISE April 08, 2020. Institution: University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Field of Study: Mathematical Sciences Institution: University of Colorado Boulder Institution: Drexel University Career Goal: Ph.D. in Archaeogenetics. Career Goal: I will pursue a Ph.D. in Physics. Campus Representative: Caitlin Ting, Jacob Springer Institution: University of Delaware Career Goal: Conduct research in biomedical imaging and teach at a research-intensive medical school. Career Goal: Ph.D in Biogeoscience. Campus Representative: Jayashree Shivamoggi, Gary Hoppenworth I aspire to develop and administer novel medicine in a clinical research setting. Field of Study: Life Sciences Campus Representative: Andrea Graves, Beau Prince Career Goal: Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Conduct research in cancer mechanisms and processes and teach at the university level. Institution: Manhattan College Field of Study: Physics and Astronomy Campus Representative: Richard Stevens, Benjamin Crews Conduct research to improve the ability of robotic systems to function in unstructured environments. Institution: Oregon State University Leverage computational techniques to conduct neuroscience research while also teaching at the university level. Mentor(s): Catherine Fromen, Eric Bloch, Ismat Shah Career Goal: I will earn a Ph.D. in Bioengineering or Chemical Engineering with the ultimate goal of conducting research in synthetic biology as faculty at a university. Institution: Oklahoma State University-Main Campus Field of Study: Chemistry Institution: Boston University Institution: Chapman University Conduct research at a national laboratory developing sustainable methods for energy conversion such as carbon capture and utilization. Mentor(s): Todd Williams, Tyler Costa Campus Representative: Nicholas Nace, Tyler Brittain Field of Study: Geosciences Conduct research in medicinal chemistry through the synthesis of small organic compounds. Career Goal: I plan to pursue a Ph.D. in Biochemistry and conduct research in the field, as well as teach at the university level. Campus Representative: Christine Overstreet, Nik Gjonbalaj Campus Representative: James Grinias, Tanvi Banota Career Goal: Ph.D. The Barry Goldwater Scholarship recognizes and awards an exclusive group of students who major in STEM fields by funding graduate study. Institution: Yale University Career Goal: Ph.D. in Mathematics. My goal is to conduct research and lead a group that advances human-centered artificial intelligence to benefit society. Mentor(s): Gary Piazza, Adam Keeton Institution: University of Chicago Mentor(s): Michael Campus Representative: Scott Palmer, Jayashri Viswanathan autism, schizophrenia) through computational neuroimaging. Career Goal: M.D./Ph.D. Mentor(s): Dr. David Olson, Lindsay Cameron Field of Study: Physics and Astronomy Institution: Clarkson University Campus Representative: Adam Kiefer, Michelle Graham Career Goal: I plan to pursue a Ph.D. in Chemistry followed by a clinical chemistry fellowship. Career Goal: Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry. Institution: Iowa State University Mentor(s): Hava Turkakin, Eric Heller Campus Representative: Robin Chang, Parker Ruth Career Goal: My goal is to earn a PhD in Genetics and Genomics and investigate molecular and genetic mechanisms of cancer and disease. Campus Representative: Jamie Gianoutsous, Anna Brennan Field of Study: Life Sciences Career Goal: Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry. Mentor(s): Dr. Timothy Koeth, Dr. Bruce Carlsten, Dr. Ned Allen Career Goal: My goal is to receive a PhD in Neuroscience specializing in cellular, molecular and genetic research. Meanwhile, five Calvin students have been named recipients of a much-sought Goldwater Scholarship from the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation. Field of Study: Engineering Campus Representative: Beth Fiori, Benjamin Reichman Institution: Columbia University in the City of New York Conduct research in child and adolescent psychopathology, specifically studying suicidal and deviant behaviors. Institution: Brigham Young University-Provo Campus Representative: Katie Capra, Jerrell Cockerham Institution: Brown University conduct research in cosmology, specifically in modeling preheating in Mentor(s): George M. Whitesides, Lee Belding, Keerthi Krishnan Conduct research in neuroscience, specifically the management of pain symptoms in neurodegenerative and neurological diseases, at a major research hospital. Conduct research in atmospheric, environmental chemistry while teaching at the university level. 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