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Ahmadi Honored with Prestigious Sloan Research Fellowship

Mahshid Ahmadi in a TCE Lab

University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Assistant Professor Mahshid Ahmadi has been selected for recognition as a Sloan Research Fellow for her work in chemistry.

She is just the fifth faculty member from UT to be so honored since the fellowship’s beginning in 1955, joining William Eaton (mathematics, 1969), John Wood (neuroscience, 1976), John Walsh (mathematics, 1982), and Karen Lloyd (ocean sciences, 2015).

The awards are given by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, which receives more than a thousand nominations every year for 118 fellowships.