Gerald J. Ford Research Fellowship

Ford Fellowships are given to SMU faculty based on the significance of a faculty member’s scholarly contributions and future research plans. Candidates are nominated by department chairs, faculty, and the faculty senate.

Information regarding this award is provided by the Office of Research and Graduate Studies.

2020-2021 Recipients

Alejandro Aceves
Professor and Department Chair,
Department of Mathematics

Joseph Camp
Associate Professor, Department of
Electrical and Computer Engineering 

Heather DeShon
Professor, Department of
Earth Sciences


Xin-Lin Gao
Professor, Department of
Mechanical Engineering


Click here for a list of previous recipients