The Graduate Division, Graduate Council, and Graduate Assembly invite you to the 11th annual joint ceremony honoring the 2017 recipients of the Graduate Division’s Carol D. Soc Distinguished Graduate Student Mentoring Awards and the Graduate Assembly’s Distinguished Faculty Mentor Awards.

Thursday, April 13, 2017
4 to 6 pm
Anna Head Alumnae Hall
2537 Haste Street


2017 Graduate Mentoring Awards Recipients

Nominated by faculty colleagues and current and former graduate students, the award recipients have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to helping UC Berkeley graduate students to succeed academically, professionally, and personally. These distinguished individuals were selected from a pool of exceptional faculty members on the Berkeley campus.  We are proud to honor them for exemplifying the values and best practices of effective mentoring that are core to the University community.

Carol D. Soc Distinguished Graduate Student Mentoring Award Senior Faculty Winners

  • David Card, Class of 1950 Professor of Economics
  • James Vernon, Professor, History

Carol D. Soc Distinguished Graduate Student Mentoring Award Junior Faculty Winner

  • Scott Moura, Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Distinguished Faculty Mentor Awards Winners

  • Imke de Pater, Professor, Astronomy
  • Shari Huhndorf, Professor, Native American Studies, Ethnic Studies
  • Janelle Scott, Associate Professor, Graduate School of Education and African American Studies
  • Honorable mention in memorium to Jeff Hadler, Professor, South and Southeast Asian Studies

The Distinguished Graduate Student Mentoring Awards are sponsored by the Graduate Division and The Faculty Mentor Awards are sponsored by the Graduate Assembly.


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