Research Award Recipients

Supporting cutting-edge research from top research institutions around the world

To help build long-term relationships with academia and support innovative research, 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.

Award Recipients

Professor

Andrew Gelman

Columbia University

Data Science - 2016

Professor

Mark Rodwell

University of California Santa Barbara

Connectivity - 2016

Professor

David Brooks

Harvard University

Infrastructure - 2016

Professor

Yoshua Bengio

University of Montreal

Machine Learning - 2016

Assistant Professor

Peter Bailis

Stanford University

Infrastructure - 2016

Professor

Bobby Gramacy

Virginia Tech

Data Science - 2016

Associate Professor

Shamus Khan

Columbia University

User Experience - 2016

Associate Professor

Jonathan Klamkin

University of California Santa Barbara

Assistant Professor

Stratos Idreos

Harvard University

Infrastructure - 2016

Assistant Professor

Vijay Chidambaram

University of Texas, Austin

Infrastructure - 2016

Associate Professor

Jenny Trinitapoli

University of Chicago

User Experience - 2016

Associate Professor

Minlan Yu

Yale University

Infrastructure - 2016