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Graduate Student Jared Ferguson Awarded Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship

Posted: March 5, 2017

Graduate Student Jared Ferguson Awarded Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship

U-M Rackham Graduate School has awarded Climate & Space graduate student Jared Ferguson a Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship. These highly competitive and prestigious fellowships are intended to support students during the last year of their Ph.D program.

According to Rackham Graduate School:

The Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship supports outstanding doctoral students who have achieved candidacy and are actively working on dissertation research and writing. We seek to support students working on dissertations that are unusually creative, ambitious and impactful.”

Ferguson is in the Applied Physics Program at Climate & Space, and his thesis is titled, “Bridging scales in weather and climate modeling with adaptive mesh refinement.”

Ferguson’s graduate thesis advisor is Associate Professor Christiane Jablonowski.

Congratulations, Jared!