Dean's Awards 2013

The Division of Social Sciences Dean's Awards program recognizes some of the contributions that faculty and staff have made to the division and to UC Davis.

2013 Recipients

Innovation Awards

$1000 research awards — These awards may be for Senate or Federation scholars whose recent work demonstrates exceptional innovation in research and scholarship.

Karen Bales, Psychology

Beverly Bossler, History

Joy Geng, Psychology

Kristin Lagattuta, Psychology

Doctoral Fellowships for Excellence

$1000 research awards — These awards are for doctoral students who have advanced to candidacy and whose graduate record of achievement demonstrates exceptional achievement in research and scholarship.

Rodica Ioana Damian, Psychology

Jessica Fowler, History

Jennifer Haylett, Sociology

Susan Setele, Sociology

Staff Accomplishment Award

$1000 staff professional development awards — Staff members in any title who have displayed exceptional leadership and/or accomplishment in supporting the mission of the university in research/scholarship, teaching and service.

Cris Breivik, Undergraduate Education and Advising

John Daniels, Social Science Data Service

Scott Dyer, DSS IT Service Center

Mark Grote, Green Cluster (Anthropology)

Tuyet Hoang, Orange Cluster (Political Science, International Relations)

Gurjit Mann, Red Cluster (Middle East/South Asia Studies)

Dean's Leadership Award

$1000 research/development award — One award will be made in 2011. This award may be for a Senate or Federation scholar, staff member, postdoctoral fellow, graduate or undergraduate student who has demonstrated exceptional leadership in advancing the mission of the university. Funds for this award were generously provided by Cindy and Jeff Traum.

David Copp, Philosophy

Cindy Simmons, Orange Cluster (Political Science, International Relations)

Honorary Social Sciences Dean's Leadership Award

Lesley Byrns, CAO, Red Cluster

Post Doctoral Fellowships for Excellence

$1000 research award — One award will be made in 2011. This award is for a postdoctoral scholar whose record of achievement demonstrates exceptional achievement in research and scholarship. Funds for this award were generously provided by Kim and Kevin Bacon.

Jin-Chen Yang, Center for Mind and Brain

Supplemental content

Dean's Awards by Year