Alumni (Scholar)

Shaharyar Khan

University of Virginia Club of Washington - Thomas B. Worsley Jefferson Scholar
Class: 1998
Hometown: Silver Spring, Maryland
Degrees:
B.A. University of Virginia (1998)
Ph.D. University of Virginia (2006)
Professional Sector:
Research/Science

Muslim Students Association, treasurer, vice president; Interfaith Council, Muslim representative; Katz Undergraduate Research Symposium; Brainstorm magazine, editorial staff; Madison House, Medical Services, Emergency Room patient representative, Epilepsy Unit, General Clinical Research Center; Students for Human Rights, co-founder; independent research on Parkinsons disease; National Parkinson's Foundation student researcher; Parkinson's Disease Foundation Research Fellow; Lawn resident; Intermediate Honors; Dean's List; Echols Scholar; Philosophy Distinguished Majors Program

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The Jefferson Scholars Foundation, like its namesake, knows that virtue and talent come from all walks of life. Indeed it is this knowledge that drives the Foundation to search the world over for its recipients.

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Fellowship

The Jefferson Fellowship is the premier graduate fellowship offered at the University of Virginia. Based solely on merit, the Fellowship seeks to attract Ph.D. and M.B.A. candidates.

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The Jefferson Scholarship is the premier undergraduate scholarship at the University of Virginia. Scholars are selected through a rigorous selection process that is based on exceptional performance in the areas of leadership, scholarship and citizenship.

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