Faculty Excellence Awards

Faculty Excellence Awards

Highly coveted awards for excellence in teaching, research, community service and the visual and performing arts are presented to outstanding UC San Diego faculty members by Chancellor's Associates each year. The event offers an annual opportunity to honor UC San Diego faculty as a whole, while highlighting the important contributions of the university's most exemplary members. In 2014 we celebrated a milestone: Forty years of Faculty Excellence Awards.

Faculty Excellence Award Winners 2014

We are pleased to announce the following award recipients for 2014:

Lin Chao FEA 2014

Lin Chao, Professor of Biological Sciences
Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching
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Leslie J. Carver FEA 2014

Leslie J. Carver, Associate Professor of Psychology
Excellence in Graduate Teaching
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Stephan M. Haggard FEA 2014

Stephan M. Haggard, Professor of International Relations and Pacific Studies
Excellence in Research in Humanities and Social Sciences
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Susan S. Taylor FEA 2014

Susan S. Taylor, Professor of Pharmacology; Chemistry and Biochemistry
Excellence in Research in Science and Engineering
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Ramamohan Paturi FEA 2014

Ramamohan Paturi, Professor of Computer Science and Engineering
Excellence in Community Service
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Susan Narucki FEA 2014 Susan Narucki, Professor of Music
Excellence in the Performing and Visual Arts
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Learn more about the 2014 winners.

Previous Award Winners

Over the past 40 years, more than 100 faculty members have been honored with Faculty Excellence Awards for excellence in teaching, research, community service and the performing and visual arts. We invite you to learn more about some of our past honorees.

Highlights of Previous Honorees

List of Past Winners

2013 Faculty Excellence Award Winners


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