List of Available Awards & Recognition

2016

Faculty Awards

Blumberg

Mark S. Blumberg, Ph.D., F. Wendell Miller Distinguished Professor, Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Scholar of the Year Award

Potthoff

Matthew Potthoff, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, Carver College of Medicine, Early Career Scholar of the Year Award    

Heistad

Donald Heistad, M.D., Zahn Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Carver College of Medicine, Leadership in Research  Award             

Priest

Richard Tyler Priest, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Departments of History and Geographical & Sustainability Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Distinguished Achievement in Publicly Engaged Research Award

Johnson

Dorothy Johnson, Ph.D., Professor, School of Art & Art History, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Distinguished Achievements in Arts and Humanities Research

Lee

Amy Lee, Ph.D., Professor/Assistant Dean for Research, Department of Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Carver College of Medicine, Faculty Communicating Ideas Award

Staff Awards    

Ardery

Gail Ardery, Research Manager, Health Services Research, College of Pharmacy, Distinguished Research Administrator

Karp

Philip Karp, Director, In Vitro Culture Care, Department of Internal Medicine, Carver College of Medicine, Distinguished Research Professional     

Student Awards

Hadlandsmyth

Katherine Hadlandsmyth, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Nursing Research Center, College of Nursing, Postdoctoral Research Scholar/Fellow Research Excellence Award

Stoutenburg

Gregory Stoutenburg, Presidential Graduate Research Fellow, Department of Philosophy, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Graduate Student Research Excellence in Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Nelson

Andrew Nelson, Presidential Graduate Research Fellow, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Human Toxicology, Graduate College, Graduate Research Excellence in biology, life, mathematical and physical sciences

Knight

Andrew Knight, Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Chemistry, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Student Innovator Award

Zarei

Kasra Zarei, Undergraduate and Graduate Research Associate, Department of Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering, Student Innovator Award  

Amjadi

Maya Amjadi, Junior, Department of Internal Medicine, Carver College of Medicine, Excellence in Undergraduate Research                                                                           

Corrigan

Rae Corrigan, Junior, College of Nursing, Excellence in Undergraduate Research                                                                      

Kavlashvili

Tamar Kavlashvili, Junior, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Carver College of Medicine, Excellence in Undergraduate Research                 

Linggonegoro

Danny Linggonegoro, Junior, Department of Pharmacology, Carver College of Medicine, Excellence in Undergraduate Research

McCarty

Nicholas McCarty, Junior, Department of Internal Medicine, Carver College of Medicine, Excellence in Undergraduate Research                                               

Distinguished Mentor Awards

Baalrud

Scott Baalrud, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Alaiwa

Mahmoud Abou Alaiwa, M.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Carver College of Medicine   

Student Startup of the Year Awards

Lohman

Pierce Lohman, Lohman Earth Works founder

Rooda

Matthew Rooda, SwineTech founder

Faculty/Staff Startup of the Year Award

Immortagen

Immortagen, LLC

2015

Faculty Awards

McEntaffer

Randall McEntaffer, Physics and Astronomy, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Scholar of the Year Award

Stone

Elizabeth Stone, Chemistry, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Early Career Scholar of the Year        

Pascarella

Ernest Pascarella, Educational Policy & Leadership Studies, College of Education, Leadership in Research  Award             

Colin Gordon, History, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Distinguished Achieve in Publicly Engaged  Research Award

Penny

Glenn Penny, History, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Distinguished Achieve in Arts & Humanities Research Award                              

Staff Awards    

Ringen-McGehee

Lisa Ringen, Pharmacology, College of Medicine, Distinguished Research Administrator and Daniel McGehee, Transportation & Vehicle Safety, Public Policy Center, Distinguished Research Professional     

Student Awards

Hamann

Cara Hamann, Occupational & Environmental Health, College of Public Health, Postdoctoral Scholar-Fellow Research Excellence

Zimmer-Laksina

Eric Zimmer, History, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences,  Graduate Student Research Excellence in Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences and Olga Laskina, Chemistry, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Graduate Student Research Excellence in Biology, Life, Mathematical & Physical Sciences                           

Zarei

Kasra Zarei, Sophomore, Major in Biomedical Engineering, Biochemistry, Psychology, and Math,  Excellence in Undergraduate Research                   

Daniel

Chloe Daniel, Junior, Major in Anthropology and Psychology, Excellence in Undergraduate Research                                                                           

Tahan

Asli Tahan, Junior, Major in Psychology, Excellence in Undergraduate Research                                                                      

Schneider

Brett Schneider, Junior, Major in Biology and Psychology, Excellence in Undergraduate Research                                                                               

Distinguished Mentor Awards

Samuelson

Larissa Samuelson, Psychology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Davies

Brandon Davies, Biochemistry, College of Medicine                   

 UI Startup of the Year Award               

Mickelsen

Steven Mickelsen, Iowa Approach, Inc., Faculty Business Startup of the Year                                                                                             

2014

Faculty Awards

Vicki Grassian

Vicki Grassian
​Scholar of the Year Award

 

 

 

 

 

David Cwiertny

David Cwiertny
​Early Career Scholar of the Year Award

 

 

 

 

 

Witold Krajewski

Witold Krajewski
​Leadership in Research Award

 

 

 

 

 

Mary Cohen

Mary Cohen
Distinguished Achievement in Publicly Engaged Research Award

 

 

 

 

 

Ed Folsom

Ed Folsom
Creative Distinguished Achievement in Research Award

 

 

 

 

Staff Awards

Rosemary Stratton

Rosemary Stratton
Distinguished Research Administrator Award

 

William Kurth
​Distinguished Research Professional Award

 

 

Student Awards

Rebecca Fagan

Rebecca Fagan
Postdoctoral Research Fellow Research Excellence Award

 

 

 

 

 

2013

Distinguished Research Administrator Award

Lori Bassler - Research Administrator for the Department of Internal Medicine and the UI Cardiovascular Research Center

Distinguished Research Professional Award

Diane Cryderman - Research Associate in the Wallrath Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry