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.

Animesh Mukherjee

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

RFP: AI Ethics - India - 2019

Onur Mutlu

ETH Zurich

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019

Jonas Nordhaug Myhre

UiT The Arctic University of Norway

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

Mayur Naik

University of Pennsylvania

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019

Anulekha Nandi

Digital Empowerment Foundation

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

P.J. Narayanan

IIIT

Professor

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning - 2016

Siddharth Narayanaswamy

University of Oxford

RFP: AI - 2017

Nantas Nardelli

University of Oxford

RFP: AI - 2017

Hermann Ney

RWTH Aachen University

Professor

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning - 2016

Jorge Nocedal

Northwestern University

RFP: Infrastructure - 2019

Michael Noseworthy

McGill University

RFP: AI - 2017

Brendan O’Connor

University of Massachusetts Amherst

RFP: NLP - 2019

Anne Oeldorf-Hirsch

University of Conneticut

Assistant Professor

User Experience - 2016

Giovanni Orsina

Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli (LUISS)

Professor

Policy - 2018

Leysia Palen

University of Colorado-Boulder

Professor

CDS + GR - 2015

Mike Papadakis

University of Luxembourg

RFP: Testing and Verification - 2019

Prasanna Parthasarathi

McGill University

RFP: AI - 2017

Jignesh Patel

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Professor

Infrastructure - 2015

Andy Pavlo

Carnegie Mellon University

Professor

Infrastructure - 2015

Dedy Permadi

University Gadjah Mada/Center for Digital Society

RFP: Content Policy Research - 2019

Joelle Pineau

McGill University

Associate Professor

RFP: AI - 2017