Assistant Professor Sumayya Kassamali receives Connaught New Researcher Award!

September 10, 2021 by U of T News

The University of Toronto has recognized Assistant Professor Sumayya Kassamali with the Connaught New Researcher Award

"Designed to help winners establish a strong research program and increase their competitiveness for external funding, the award is supported by the Connaught Fund and is part of U of T’s commitment to fostering excellence in research and innovation by supporting faculty members who are in the early stages of their academic careers.“These researchers are doing important and innovative work across the humanities, life sciences, physical sciences, engineering and social sciences,” said Professor Leah Cowen, U of T’s associate vice-president, research. They [...] will create knowledge that has a significant impact on people’s lives, thanks to the support of the Connaught Fund.”"

The Centre for Diaspora and Transnational studies congratulates Professor Kassamali on this tremendous award!