College of Sciences Award Winners

Mar. 25, 2020

Below is a list of College of Sciences award winners for 2019-2020.

COLLEGE OF SCIENCES AWARDS

Distinguished Classified Staff Award
Rychelle Tomlin, College of Sciences

Distinguished Professional Staff Award
Martha Schumacher, College of Sciences

Distinguished Researcher Award
Balakrishnan Naduvalath, Chemistry and Biochemistry

Distinguished Teaching Award
Wanda Taylor, Geoscience

Distinguished Service Award
Helen Wing, Life Sciences

UNLV FACULTY AND STAFF AWARDS

2020 Barrick Distinguished Scholar Award
Brian Hedlund, Life Sciences

2020 Alex G. and Faye Spanos Distinguished Teaching Award
Gabriel Judkins, Geoscience

CSUN Faculty Achievement Award
Kathleen Robins, Chemistry and Biochemistry

2019-2020 UNLV Outsanding New Advisor
Kevin McVay, College of Sciences Advising Center

STUDENT AWARDS

President’s UNLV Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship
Cindy Kha, Life Sciences; Advisor: Kelly Tseng

Graduate College and College of Sciences Outstanding Dissertation Award
Joshua Sackett, Life Sciences; Advisors: Brian Hedlund and Duane Moser

Graduate College and College of Sciences Outstanding Dissertation Award
Rachel Rahib, Geoscience; Advisor: Arya Udry

College Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Award
Bhagya De Silva, Chemistry and Biochemistry; Advisor: Ron Gary

UNLV Graduate College Finishing Fellowships Awardees

  • Michael Isaacs
  • Rihui Lan
  • Lauren Perry
  • William Wolfs