CSMS researcher Dr. Alena Kubátová receives Chester Fritz Distinguished Professorship

Congratulations to CSMS faculty researcher Dr. Alena Kubátová for receiving the Chester Fritz Distinguished Professorship!

Dr. Kubátová, Professor in Chemical Engineering at the University of North Dakota, Dr. Alena Kubátováhas been involved in CSMS research since May 2016. She has also been involved in several other ND EPSCoR-funded programs for students as an advisor to recipients of the following ND EPSCoR funding opportunities:

  • Advanced Undergraduate Research Award (AURA)
  • Graduate Student Research Award (GSRA)
  • Doctoral Dissertation Assistantship (DDA) funding

In addition, Dr. Kubátová was a recipient of ND EPSCoR WISE funding Spring 2017.  WISE, acronym for Women in Science and Engineering, is designed to help expand efforts to increase female participation in STEM disciplines and to increase the capacity of investigators to compete more effectively for additional grant funding.

Dr. Kubátová has also been involved in ND EPSCoR’s NATURE program – Nurturing American Tribal Undergraduate Research and Education – by providing a lab tour to NATURE University Summer Camp participants June 2017.

Congratulations again to Dr. Kubátová for being honored with UND’s Chester Fritz Distinguished Professorship!

You can read more about Dr. Kubátová and the Professorship honor in this UND University Newsletter article