Faculty Excellence Awards

Highly coveted awards for excellence in teaching, research, community service and the visual and performing arts are presented to outstanding UC San Diego faculty members by Chancellor's Associates each year. The event offers an annual opportunity to honor UC San Diego faculty as a whole, while highlighting the important contributions of the university's most exemplary members.

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Faculty Excellence Award Winners 2018

We are pleased to announce the following award recipients for 2017. You can also read more about the winners here.

Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching
Kate Antonovics
Department of Economics
Division of Social Sciences

Excellence in Graduate Teaching
Pamela Radcliff
Department of History 
Division of Arts and Humanities

Excellence in Research in Humanities and Social Sciences
Emilie Hafner-Burton
School of Global Policy & Strategy 

Excellence in Research in Science and Engineering
Kimberly Prather
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry 
Division of Physical Sciences

Excellence in Community Service
Robert Pomeroy '84 
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry 
Division of Physical Sciences

Excellence in Performing and Visual Arts
Ruben Ortiz-Torres
Department of Visual Arts
Division of Arts and Humanities

Previous Award Winners

Nominations

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