Past Graduate School Award Winners

Student Award Winners

Outstanding Dissertation Award


2012
    Guillermo Blanc, Astronomy
    Chiyuma Elliott, American Studies
    Julio Cesar Postigo Mac Dowall, Geography

2013

    Nicholas Bacuez, French and Italian
    Nicholas Myklebust, English
    Jack Poulson

2014

    Michael Buhrmester, Psychology
    Yang Zhao, Electrical and Computer Engineering
    Dustin Stewart, English

Outstanding Thesis/Report Award


2012
    Sarah Anne Murray, Radio-Television-Film

2013

    Russell Bush, Radio-Television-Film
    Mark Coddington, Journalism

2014

    Emily Freeman, Theatre and Dance
    Lady Adjepong, Sociology
    Qiyuan Liu, Marine Science

Outstanding Academic Employee


2012
    Hayriye Kayi Aydar, Middle Eastern Studies
    Maria Angelica Zapata, Curriculum and Instruction
    Tamer Saad Gabr Kaoud, Pharmacy

2013

    Abiola Aladapo, Pharmacy
    Farya Phillips, Social Work
    Carolyn YAschur, Journalism

2014

    Joshua Scacco, Communication Studies
    Nikolaos Vergos, Physics
    Kathleen McElroy, Journalism

Professional Awards

Outstanding Alumnus Award


2012
    H. W. Brands, Ph.D., History

2013

    Mary Katherine Wakefiled, Ph.D., Nursing

2014

    Jeffrey L. Elman, Ph.D., Linguistics

Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award


2012
    Arumugam Manthriram, Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering

2013

    Ann Twinam, Ph.D., History

2014

    Thomas Pangle, Ph.D., Government

Outstanding Graduate Adviser


2012
    Desiderio Kovar, Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering

2013

    Sheldon Ekland-Olson, Ph.D., Sociology

2014

    Elizabeth T. Gershoff, Ph.D., Human Development and Family Sciences

Outstanding Graduate Coordinator


2012
    Marilyn Lehman, History

2013

    Stephanie Crouch, Pharmacy

2014

    Jennifer Tipton, Asian Studies