Awardee Name: 
Ruby (Ali) Chick
Awardee Role : 
Graduate Students
Award Year: 
2019-2020
Award Organization: 
NSF NRT
Description: 

Ruby (Ali) Chick has been awarded a fellowship by the National Science Foundation (NSF) National Research Traineeship (NRT) program in “Risk and Uncertainty Quantification in Marine Science” program at OSU. Ali will be participating in the project, “A Systems-based Understanding of Microplastic Impacts on Ecological and Human Health.” The NSF Research Traineeship Program is designed to encourage the development and implementation of bold, new, highly innovative and potentially transformative models for STEM graduate education training in high priority interdisciplinary research areas. Read about Ali's participation in this program in the article, "Mathematics graduate student explores marine systems through an interdisciplinary lens"