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Faculty Awards

2022 School of Science and Engineering Faculty Awards 

The Tulane School of Science and Engineering celebrates the accomplishments of Science and Engineering Faculty by presenting awards at an annual ceremony in May. The 2022 Awards Ceremony was held on Thursday, May 12 at the Audubon Tea Room. Congratulations to all the award recipients.

For a copy of the event program, click here

Assistant Professor - All Around Award

Recognizes an Assistant Professor for their contribution to the school’s mission: research, teaching, and service.
Nicholas Mattei, PhD, Computer Science

Associate Professor - All Around Award

Recognizes an Associate Professor for their contribution to the school’s mission: research, teaching, and service.
J. Quincy Brown, PhD, Biomedical Engineering

Professor - All Around

Recognizes a Professor for their contribution to the school’s mission: research, teaching, and service.
Bruce C. Gibb, PhD, Chemistry

Assistant Professor - Research Award

Recognizes an Assistant Professor for their significant research accomplishments.
Jianwei Sun, PhD, Physics & Engineering Physics

Associate Professor - Research Award

Recognizes an Associate Professor for their significant research accomplishments.
Kristin S. Miller, PhD, Biomedical Engineering

Professor - Research Award

Recognizes a Professor for their significant research accomplishments.
Torbjörn E. Törnqvist, PhD, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Collaborative Team Award

Recognizes achievements by a team, and may be for research, teaching, or service.
Tulane Institute for Integrative Engineering for Health and Medicine

Teaching Award

Recognizes exemplary teaching contributions.
Laurie Earls, PhD, Cell and Molecular Biology
D. Jelagat Cheruiyot, PhD, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Carrie L. Wyland, PhD, Psychology

Discovery Award

Recognizes a faculty member for making a significant scientific contribution as evidenced by high profile publication and/or national/international media coverage.
Hai Huang, PhD, Cell and Molecular Biology

Diversity and Outreach Award

Recognizes a faculty member for a deep and sustained commitment to outreach and diversity as an important part of Tulane’s educational mission as demonstrated by academic and outreach programs that show intellectual excellence and diversity in service, teaching, and scholarship.
Henry L. Bart Jr., PhD, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Jordan Karubian, PhD, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Stacy Overstreet, PhD, Psychology

Mentoring Award

Recognizes outstanding mentoring of students, postdocs, or faculty, outside of didactic teaching.
Ryan T. Glasser, PhD, Physics and Engineering Physics

Service Award

Recognizes exemplary service contributions to SSE, Tulane, or the profession.
Donata Henry, PhD, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Janarthanan Jayawickramarajah, PhD, Chemistry