We support cutting-edge research and build long-term relationships with top research institutions around the world. To help achieve this, Facebook awards exceptional professors with research awards to support their ongoing research efforts. Awards typically result from our Research Awards program.

Note: previous awardees are archived here but the latest and most recent announcements first appear on our blog.

Jennifer Stuber

University of Washington, School of Social Work

Professor

Compassion - 2015

Michael Stumm

University of Toronto

Professor

Infrastructure - 2015

Michael Stumm

University of Toronto

Professor

Infrastructure - 2016

Michael Stumm

University of Toronto

Professor

Infrastructure - 2017

Ryan Stutsman

University of Utah

Assistant Professor

Infrastructure - 2016

Arun Sundararajan

NYU Stern School of Business

Professor

UX - 2015

Niko Sünderhauf

Australian National University

RFP: AI - 2017

Alane Sur

Cornell University

RFP: AI - 2017

Steve Swanson

University of California San Diego

Professor

Infrastructure - 2016

Michael Swift

University of Wisconsin

Associate Professor

Infrastructure - 2016

Vivienne Sze

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Assistant Professor

RFP: Infrastructure - 2018

Chenhao Tan

University of Colorado Boulder

Assistant Professor

CDS - 2017

Lingjia Tang

University of Michigan

Assistant Professor

Infrastructure - 2016

Eva Tardos

Cornell University

Professor

Data Science - 2016

Michael Taylor

University of Washington

Professor

RFP: Infrastructure - 2018

Damien Teney

Australian National University

Senior Research Associate

RFP: AI - 2017

Catalina Toma

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Professor

UX - 2015

Philip H.S. Torr

University of Oxford

Professor

RFP: AI - 2017

Lorenzo Torresani

Dartmouth College

Associate Professor

Computer Vision - 2015

Lorenzo Torresani

Dartmouth College

Associate Professor

Machine Learning - 2016

Jenny Trinitapoli

University of Chicago

Associate Professor

User Experience - 2016