Blog: women innovators

Apr
03
2014

(Oliva Zhao & Michelle Addington)

Three Yale women were honored at the March 27 Women of Innovation awards ceremony by the Connecticut Technology Council. Michelle Addington, Hines Professor of Sustainable Architectural Design at Yale School of Architecture was nominated for Academic Innovation and Leadership for her work advancing smart materials and environmental technologies. Julie Dorsey, Professor of Computer Science at Yale and cofounder of the startup Mental Canvas was nominated for Research Innovation and Leadership for advancing image synthesis, modeling material appearance and interactive illustration. Paula Kavathas, Professor of Laboratory Medicine, of Genetics, of Immunobiology and of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology at Yale was nominated for Academic Innovation and Leadership for advancing knowledge relevant to vaccine monitoring and immunotherapy.

Congratulations to all the honorees!

(Julie Dorsey and husband David Ackman)

(Paula Kavathas and husband Sukh Grewal)

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