March 30, 2017 | Honors & Awards
Roberto Docampo named UGA recipient of SEC Faculty Achievement Award
Roberto Docampo, Distinguished Research Professor of Cellular Biology and Barbara and Sanford Orkin/Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar, has been named the University of Georgia's recipient of the 2017 Southeastern Conference Faculty Achievement Award.
March 21, 2017 | Honors & Awards
UGA’s Robinson named Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry
Gregory H. Robinson, University of Georgia Foundation Distinguished Professor of Chemistry, has been named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry.
March 20, 2017 | Honors & Awards
Cellular biology professor Rick Tarleton named Regents’ Professor at UGA
Rick Tarleton, Distinguished Research Professor and University of georgia Athletic Association Distinguished Professor in Biological Sciences in the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, has been named Regents' Professor, effective July 1.
March 13, 2017 | Honors & Awards
Public health professor Cham Dallas named University Professor at UGA
Cham Dallas, professor of health policy and management in the College of Public Health and director of the Institute for Disaster Management, has been named University Professor, an honor bestowed on faculty members who have made a significant impact on the University of Georgia beyond their normal academic responsibilities.
March 2, 2017 | Honors & Awards
Student Government Association honors faculty members
The University of Georgia Student Government Association recognized 10 faculty members at its annual Professor Recognition Reception, held March 1 at the Miller Learning Center.
February 27, 2017 | Honors & Awards
Five UGA faculty members named Meigs Professors
The University of Georgia has honored five faculty members with its highest recognition for excellence in instruction, the Josiah Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professorship.
February 20, 2017 | Honors & Awards
Three faculty members receive Russell Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching
Three University of Georgia faculty members have been named recipients of the Richard B. Russell Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, the university's highest early career teaching honor.
February 3, 2017 | Honors & Awards
Georgia Museum of Art receives statewide awards
The Georgia Association of Museums and Galleries presented the Georgia Museum of Art at the University Georgia with five awards at its annual conference, held in Augusta, Georgia, Jan. 18-20. The museum received the following awards: Education Program of the Year, Student Project, Exhibition of the Year, Community Service Award, and Museum Professional of the Year.
January 31, 2017 | Honors & Awards
Student Affairs grants encourage innovative faculty research partnerships
Three University of Georgia research projects have been named as the inaugural recipients of the Student Affairs Faculty Research Grant. The grants encourage the use of Student Affairs programs and facilities as a principal laboratory for research, enhancing the role of the division in campus research.
January 30, 2017 | Honors & Awards
UGA scores big at latest Georgia Bio awards
University of Georgia faculty and staff were honored with multiple awards by Georgia's life sciences industry association, Georgia Bio, at its 2017 Annual Awards Dinner on Jan. 26 in Atlanta.
January 13, 2017 | Honors & Awards
UGA genetics faculty member honored with Presidential Early Career Award
University of Georgia assistant professor Andrea Sweigart is among 102 scientists announced as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers.
January 10, 2017 | Honors & Awards
UGA to present President’s Medal to Paul Kurtz
The University of Georgia will bestow one of its highest honors on Paul M. Kurtz, retired associate dean and professor in the UGA School of Law, during Founders Day activities on Jan. 23.
January 6, 2017 | Honors & Awards
UGA law school’s West promoted to named professorship in First Amendment law
The University of Georgia School of Law's Sonja R. West has been named the inaugural holder of the Otis Brumby Distinguished Professorship in First Amendment Law, a post shared by the law school and UGA's Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication.
January 6, 2017 | Honors & Awards
UGA law school’s Cohen named inaugural holder of international law professorship
The University of Georgia School of Law's Harlan G. Cohen has been named the inaugural holder of the Gabriel M. Wilner/UGA Foundation Professorship in International Law.
December 8, 2016 | Honors & Awards
UGA faculty member named AAAS Fellow
Katrien M. Devos, a professor of crop and soil sciences and plant biology at the University of Georgia, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Election as an AAAS Fellow is an honor bestowed upon AAAS members by their peers.