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

Senior Research Associate

Damien Teney

Australian National University

RFP: AI - 2017

Professor

Alex Snoeren

University of California, San Diego

Infrastructure - 2017

Professor

Christopher Manning

Stanford University

RFP: AI - 2017

Professor

Christopher D. Manning

Stanford University

RFP: AI - 2017

Professor

Dacher Keltner

University of California, Berkeley

User Experience - 2017

Assistant Professor

Mohit Bansal

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

RFP: AI - 2017

Associate Professor

Ethan Katz-Bassett

Columbia University

Infrastructure - 2017

Niko Sünderhauf

Australian National University

RFP: AI - 2017

Professor

Ítalo Cunha

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

Infrastructure - 2017

Siva Reddy

Stanford University

RFP: AI - 2017

Associate Professor

Ruslan Salakhutdinov

Stanford University

RFP: AI - 2017

Professor

Robert Shrum

University of Southern California (USC)

User Experience - 2017