The mentor awards honor the contribution of outstanding undergraduate research mentors to their students' development and to their own discipline. Mentors are nominated through a two-part process: students, faculty, or staff submit recommendations for a mentor to be considered for the award, then home departments and supervisors submit full nomination packets. Congratulations to all of this year’s nominees and award winners!
K. Barbara Schowen Undergraduate Research Mentor Award
For tenured and tenure-track faculty.
The 2020 K. Barbara Schowen Undergraduate Research Mentor Award goes to Dr. Jennifer Gleason, Associate Professor in the department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology.
Kathryn Rhine, Geography & Atmospheric Science and African & African-American Studies
Brian Ackley, Molecular Biosciences
James Blakemore, Chemistry
Omri Gillath, Psychology
Eve Levin, History
Liz MacGonagle, African Studies Center
Tarun Sabarwal, Economics
Jack Zhang, Political Science
Undergraduate Research Mentor Award
For graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, and non-tenure-track faculty.
The 2020 Undergraduate Research Mentor Award goes to Dr. Romana Jarosova, Postdoctoral Researcher in the department of Chemistry.
Kara Christensen, Psychology
Lucas DeCicco, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Brian Lagotte, Global & International Studies
Gregory Leung, Economics
Taybor Parker, Molecular Biosciences