The Lifetime Achievement in Graduate Education Award recognizes faculty members who have provided outstanding education to doctoral students at the University. Winners have provided strong guidance and mentorship to their students, and their students in turn have gone on to make important contributions in scholarship, business, or government.
The award is given when the record of a candidate nominated for the award below meets criteria for this special honor. This award is presented at the University doctoral commencement ceremony.
If you have questions about the award, please contact the Office of Graduate Education
Explore the table below for a full list of previous Lifetime Achievement in Graduate Education Award winners.
|Year||Recipient||Title and Department|
|2023||Dr. Michael Tanenhaus||Brain & Cognitive Science|
|2022||William Thomson||Elmer B. Milliman Professor of Economics|
|2018||Deborah Cory-Slechta||Professor of Environmental Medicine|
|2017||Thomas Hahn||Professor of English|
|2016||Duncan Moore||Rudolf and Hilda Kingslake Professor of Optical Engineering|
|2015||Ralph P. Locke||Professor of Musicology|
|2014||Douglas Turner||Professor of Chemistry|
|2013||Richard Aslin||William R. Kenan Professor in Brain & Cognitive Sciences and Center for Visual Science|
|2012||Gautam Mitra||Professor of Geology|
|2010||Richard Eisenberg||Professor of Chemistry|
|2009||Nelita True||Professor of Piano|
|2007||Henry Kyburg||Gideon Webster Burbank Professor of Moral and Intellectual Philosophy|
|2006||Alan C. Stockman||Marie Curran Wilson and Joseph Chamberlain Wilson Professor of Economics|
|2005||Harriet Kitzman||Loretta C. Ford Professor of Nursing|
|2004||W.J. (Jack) Hall||Professor Emeritus, Statistics
Professor, Biostatistics and Computation Biology