Professor Guihua Yu Named 2017 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar

guihua yuTexas Materials Institute is proud to announce that Dr. Guihua Yu has been named a prestigious 2017 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar from the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation!

The Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation has selected 13 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholars nationwide for their 2017 class. These faculty are within the first five years of their academic careers, have each created an outstanding independent body of research scholarship, and are deeply committed to education. The frontier accomplishments of these award recipients span the broad range of contemporary research in the chemical sciences. Each Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar receives an unrestricted research grant of $75,000.

Established from 1970 to date, the Teacher-Scholar program has made awards to over 800 outstanding faculty at universities and colleges throughout the United States. The forum’s purpose is to provide a means for Teacher-Scholars to connect with each other, discuss issues relating to teaching, research, opportunities for collaboration and grants, and information on upcoming conferences and events.

We would like to congratulate Dr. Yu on his outstanding achievement and continuous drive to excel! More information on the award can be found here.