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Distinguished Scholarship Awards

Computer Science
2016 World Wide Web (WWW) Best Paper Prize (115 submitted papers)

General Science
2011 Vanguard Award for Science - 3rd best piece of scientific research in Spain

Management
2009 Association Corporate Growth Chicago Fellow Award
1994 Louis Pondy Best Paper Dissertation Award, Academy of Management Association
1992 Institute for Management Science Dissertation Proposal Award (2nd place)

Sociology
2015 Starred Outstanding Paper Award, Conference on Complex Systems
2008 W. Richard Scott Best Paper Prize, American Sociological Association
2006 W. Richard Scott Best Paper Prize, American Sociological Association
2003 Administrative Science Quarterly Distinguished Scholarly Contribution Award
2002 W. Richard Scott Best Paper Prize, American Sociological Association
1991 James D. Thompson Best Student Paper Prize, American Sociological Association

Conference
2015 Starred Outstanding Paper Award, Conference on Complex Systems
1993 Institute for Socio-Economics Best Conference Paper Prize

Teaching Awards

2014 Professor of the Year, Kellogg Executive MBA Program, Kellogg School of Management
2012 Core Course Teaching Award, Kellogg School of Management
2011 Professor of the Year, Executive MBA program, Kellogg-Recanati School of Management
2010 Professor of the Year, Executive MBA program, Kellogg-Recanati School of Management 
2009 Alumni Professor of the Year Award, Kellogg School of Management
2007 Professor of the Year, Executive MBA program, Kellogg School of Management
2006 Core Course Teaching Award, Kellogg School of Management
2004 Professor of the Year, Executive MBA Program, Kellogg Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
2004 Core Course Teaching Award, Kellogg School of Management
2001 Core Course Teaching Award, Kellogg School of Management
1999 Professor of the Year, Executive MBA Program, Kellogg School of Management
1995 Sid Levy Teaching Award, Kellogg School of Management
1993 Faculty Teaching Honor Role, Kellogg School of Management, 1993 - present

Active and Recent Grants

Agency: RPI/Army Research Office
Amount: $56,000
Dates: 2017-2020
PI: Brian Uzzi (Head PI: Boleslaw K. Szymanski)
Title: Forecasting Emergent Phenomena with Human Computer Collaboration

Agency: MURI/Office of Naval Research
Amount: $625,000 ($6,250,000 Total Award)
Dates: 2015-2020
PI: Brian Uzzi (Head PI: Ambuj Singh)
Title: QUANTA: Quantitative Network-based Models of Adaptive Team Behavior

Agency: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $620,000
Dates: 2016-2020
PIs: PJ Lamberson and Brian Uzzi
Title: Team Dynamics, Networks, and Assembly (Team DNA)

Agency: Raytheon BBN Technologies/Army Research Office
Amount: $440,338
Dates: 2016-2018
PI: Brian Uzzi
Title: Coevolution of Networks (PI Charu Aggarwal) and Predicting Emergent Phenomena (PI Nitesh Chawla)

Agency: Army Research Office
Amount: $300,000
Dates: 2014-2017
PI: Nosh Contractor and Brian Uzzi
Title: Socio-Cognitive Networks: Theory & Data Driven Approaches

Agency: Raytheon BBN Technologies/Army Research Office
Amount: $336,000
Dates: 2014-2016
PI: Brian Uzzi
Title: Trust, Influence and the Enhanced Human Performance of Multigenre Crowd Networks

Agency: Army Research Office
Amount: $224,000
Dates: 2014-2016
PI: Luis Amaral and Brian Uzzi
Title: Adoption of Innovations in Work Networks

Agency: IBM/DARPA
Amount: $425,000 (full Grant 43 Million)
Dates: 2012-2015
PI: Brian Uzzi (Head PI: Ching-Yung, IBM Corporation)
Title: Social Media and Information Dynamics

Agency: RPI/Army Research Labs
Amount: $790,000 (full Grant 33 Million)
Dates: 2009-2014
PI: Boleslaw K. Szymanski
Title: Social Cognitive Networks