Sohini Ramachandran, Director of the Center for Computational Molecular Biology joins the ranks of those incredibly talented individuals honors by the White House as a recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers.
The PECASE is the highest honor bestowed by the United States Government to outstanding scientists and engineers who are beginning their independent research careers and who show exceptional promise for leadership in science and technology.
Established in 1996, the PECASE acknowledges the contributions scientists and engineers have made to the advancement of science, technology, education, and mathematics (STEM) education and to community service as demonstrated through scientific leadership, public education, and community outreach. The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy coordinates the PECASE with participating departments and agencies.
Full details on the award here at the National Science Foundation