The Dreyfus program for Machine Learning in the Chemical Sciences and Engineering, initiated in 2020, provides funding for innovative projects in any area of Machine Learning (ML) consistent with the Foundation’s broad objective to advance the chemical sciences and engineering. The Foundation anticipates that these projects will contribute new
Effective July 1, 2021, Sebastian Zöllner became Co-Director of Precision Health at the University of Michigan. Zöllner, a professor of Biostatistics at the School of Public Health and of Psychiatry at
Santiago Schnell, D.Phil., has been appointed chair of the Department of Molecular & Integrative Physiology in the U-M Medical School by the Board of Regents, effective March 1, 2021. Schnell has served as interim chair of the department since August 2017.
Eight University of Michigan faculty members have been elected 2020 fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. The U-M researchers are among 489 newly elected fellows announced Nov. 24 by AAAS.