May 31, 2018
By Meaghan Sullivan: Nikhil Malvankar, MBB professor and member of the Microbial Science Institute at West Campus, has won the prestigious Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) Award from the National Sciences Foundation. This award recognizes professors who excel in both research and education, and make strides to integrate the two in their departments. The award will support his research into the conductivity of bacterial pili and their role in respiration. More information about Nikhil and his award can be found here.