Funded Researchers

Ariel Furst standing, smiling with black shirt and blazer

Ariel Furst

  • Raymond (1921) & Helen St. Laurent Career Development Professor
  • Department of Chemical Engineering

Ariel L. Furst is the Cook Career Development Professor of Chemical Engineering at MIT. Her lab combines biological, chemical, and materials engineering to solve challenges in human health and environmental sustainability. She is a CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholar, the recipient of a 2022 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award, and the Army Research Office Early Career Award. She is passionate about STEM outreach and increasing the participation of underrepresented groups in engineering.

J-WAFS-funded projects