Awards and Honors


Two MSI PIs are among the University faculty who recently received grants from the Minnesota Partnership for Biotechnology and Medical Genomics.

Two MSI PIs have received teaching awards in recognition of their outstanding contributions to education.

Four MSI PIs are among the faculty selected for McKnight Land-Grant Professorships for 2018-20. The goal of this program is to advance the careers of new assistant professors.


Three MSI PIs are the recipients of grants from the Brewers Association to fund research into hops and barley. They are among 17 grants awarded by the association for 2018.


Two MSI PIs are among the recipients of grants from Regenerative Medicine Minnesota (BMM), an organization that funds research into regenerative medicine an


MSI MSI PI Apostolos Georgopoulos, a professor in the Department of Neuroscience and Director of the Brain Sciences Center at t

Computer Science

Three MSI PIs from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering have been named Fellows of the IEEE. They are:

Five MSI PIs have been named as 2017 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellows.