Skip to main content

Tag Faculty awards

Kellett awards honor mid-career faculty

May 3, 2016

The Kellett awards recognize outstanding faculty seven to 20 years past their first promotion to a tenured position.

Hess, McAvoy to receive Outstanding Book Award

March 16, 2016

The American Educational Research Association is recognizing the School of Education's Diana Hess and Paula McAvoy for “The Political Classroom: Evidence and Ethics in Democratic Education.”

UW-Madison recognizes Hilldale Award winners

March 10, 2016

For nearly 30 years, remarkable faculty have been singled out by their peers for their distinguished contributions to teaching, research and service.

Six appointed to WARF professorships

March 8, 2016

The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation named professorships include $75,000 in research support from WARF over five years.

3 researchers awarded prestigious Sloan Fellowships

February 23, 2016

The competitive awards are given to promising young researchers in the early stages of their careers.

Lewis Thomas Prize to be awarded to Wisconsin’s Sean Carroll

January 28, 2016

Carroll was instrumental in building the field of evolutionary developmental biology, known colloquially as evo devo.

UW astronomer recognized for demystifying star system

January 15, 2016

Sebastian Heinz has been honored by the American Astronomical Society for his work to unravel the mystery of Circinus X-1, a bizarre binary star system in our galaxy that exploded some 2,500 years ago.

Biruté Ciplijauskaité is winner of 2015 Governor’s Archives Award for Archival Advocacy

November 11, 2015

The Wisconsin Historical Records Advisory Board has unanimously selected Biruté Ciplijauskaité, professor emerita of Spanish at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, as the winner of the 2015 Governor's Archives Award for Archival Advocacy.

Holloway named inaugural fellow of AAAS Leshner Leadership Institute

September 9, 2015

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) has named Tracey Holloway, a professor of environmental studies at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, an inaugural Public Engagement Fellow of the Alan I. Leshner Leadership Institute for Public Engagement with Science for 2016-17.

Three UW–Madison professors garner American Chemical Society honors

September 1, 2015

The American Chemical Society (ACS) has honored three UW–Madison professors with prestigious awards for excellence in research.

Two faculty members named Steenbock Professors

July 21, 2015

University of Wisconsin–Madison faculty members Anthony Ives and Su-Chun Zhang have been named Steenbock Professors.