Eduardo Azevedo, Wharton assistant professor of business economics and public policy, is one of the 126 recipients of a 2018 Sloan Research Fellowship from The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
Dr. Azevedo received an Excellence in Teaching Award from Wharton in 2014 (Almanac May 27, 2014).
Fellowships are open to scholars in eight scientific and technical fields: chemistry, computer science, economics, mathematics, computational and evolutionary molecular biology, neuroscience, ocean sciences and physics. Candidates must be nominated by their fellow scientists. Winning fellows are selected by an independent panel of senior scholars in their field on the basis of a candidate’s research accomplishments, creativity and potential to become a leader in his or her field. Winners receive a two-year, $65,000 fellowship to further their research.