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Chancellor’s Faculty Excellence Program

Dali Sun

Apr 11, 2023

Department of Defense Awards Physicist Sun $7.5 Million MURI Grant

Dali Sun, associate professor of physics, will lead a study on quantum spin effects in chiral matter. 

Daniela (Ela) Castellanos-Reyes

Mar 21, 2023

Daniela (Ela) Castellanos-Reyes to Join NC State as Assistant Professor Part of Digital Transformation of Education Cluster

Daniela (Ela) Castellanos-Reyes is the newest Chancellor’s Faculty Excellence Program cluster hire. In August, she will join the Digital Transformation of Education cluster’s interdisciplinary team and the College of Education as an assistant professor of learning, design and technology. 

aerial view of NC State campus

Mar 21, 2023

Louis-Marie Bobay, Xingcheng Lin to Join NC State as part of Bioinformatics Faculty Cluster

Biologist Louis-Marie Bobay and biophysicist Xingcheng Lin will join NC State in August 2023 as members of the Chancellor’s Faculty Excellence Program’s Bioinformatics cluster and as assistant professors in the College of Sciences. 

data on a whiteboard

Feb 12, 2019

How Data Helps Us Think and Do

What informs the decisions that impact 45,000 NC State students, faculty and staff? How does the university figure out how to address society’s grand challenges? Solutions to these questions are often informed by “big data.” 

research faculty in lab

Jan 16, 2019

Making an Interdisciplinary Impact

Supporting interdisciplinary education helps NC State maximize its research impact. A focal point in the university’s strategic plan, interdisciplinarity brings scholars with diverse skills and perspectives together to create a culture of collaboration on campus. 

Fred Wright

Jan 15, 2019

Five Questions with Fred Wright

NC State’s Chancellor’s Faculty Excellence Program showcases the university’s commitment to interdisciplinary excellence and field-leading faculty. Fred Wright, a member of the Bioinformatics cluster and director of the Bioinformatics Research Center, gives insight into his research and the impact of interdisciplinarity at NC State.