Clay Postdoctoral Fellowship: Clay Fellows


Clay Fellow

Ph.D. Institution

Current Position

2000 Vasilliki Kalogera University of Illinois, Urbana E.O. Haven Professor of Physics and Astronomy, Northwestern University; and Co-Director, Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics (CIERA)
2001  Bryan Gaensler University of Sydney Professor of Physics, University of Sydney; Australian Laureate Fellow; and the Director, ARC Centre of Excellence for All-sky Astrophysics (CAASTRO)
Lynn Matthews State University of New York, Stony Brook Research Scientist, MIT Haystack Observatory
2002  Gabriela Mallen-Ornelas University of Toronto PhD student, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Southern California; and Graduate Research Assistant, Biomedical Simulations Resource, University of Southern California
Danny Steeghs Saint Andrews University, United Kingdom Associate Professor at the University of Warwick, UK
2003 Paul Martini Ohio State University Associate Professor, Department of Astronomy, The Ohio State University
2004 Eric Mamajek University of Arizona Assistant Professor of Physics & Astronomy, University of Rochester
2005 Warren Brown Harvard University Astrophysicist, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
2006 Beth Willman University of Washington Assistant Professor of Astronomy at Haverford College
2007 Andres Jordan Rutgers University Associate Professor, Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile
2008  Ryan Foley University of California, Berkeley Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Anna Frebel The Australian National University Assistant Professor of Physics, Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; and Member, MIT Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research
2009  Yue Shen Princeton University Hubble Fellow, Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington, D.C.
Matija Cuk Cornell University Principal Investigator, SETI Institute, Carl Sagan Center for the Study of Life in the Universe and Research Associate, Department of Earth and Planetary Science, Harvard University
2010 Mariska Kriek Leiden University, The Netherlands Assistant Professor, Astronomy Department, University of California at Berkeley
2011 A Clay Fellowship was not awarded in 2011.
2012  Adam Kraus California Institute of Technology Assistant Professor, University of Texas at Austin
Liubin Pan University of Texas at Austin Clay Fellow, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
2013 Christian Johnson University of Texas, Austin Clay Fellow, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
2014  Kate Rubin University of California, Santa Cruz Clay Fellow, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Harus Jabran Zahid University of Hawaii at Manoa Clay Fellow, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory

Clay Fellow Warren Brown