NSF appoints CSSE faculty member to serve on EPSCoR committee

Published: July 29, 2021

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Daniela Marghitu has an opportunity to make an impact in research and academic funding for financially disadvantaged states and underrepresented groups within academia.

Marghitu, a long-time faculty member in the department of computer science and software at the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, has been appointed by the National Science Foundation, or NSF, to its Committee on the Future of NSF’s Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research, or EPSCoR. Twenty-seven states and the U.S. Virgin Islands were identified by EPSCoR as areas of need in terms of strengthening STEM capacity and capability. Alabama is one of them.

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Submitted by: Joe McAdory