Gainesville, FL (April, 2011): Dr. Allen L. Soyster deliver the Ohanian Lecture, sponsored by the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Florida on Monday, April 18. His talk, “NSF and Your Career: Insights from an Insider,” focused on the role of NSF in research and how faculty can be more successful in writing winning proposals. Soryster recently completed an assignment as the NSF Division Director—Engineering Education and Centers. From 1997 to 2006 he was Professor and Dean of the College of Engineering at Northeastern University. Previously, he was Professor and Head of the Industrial Engineering Department at Pennsylvania State University.