University of Minnesota Researcher Awarded with the McKnight Land-Grant Professorship

Branden Moriarty, PhD, Assistant Professor with the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota, has recently been awarded the McKnight Land-Grant Professorship for 2020-2022. This award is designed to advance the scholarly work of promising junior faculty members at the beginning stages of their professional careers who have the potential to make significant impacts on current research within their designated fields. This award is a two-year appointment and the recipients receive funds yearly to be applied to expenditures related to their scholarly work. Click here to read more about this honor and the other faculty awardees.