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Undergraduate Research Mentor of the Year Awards

Faculty Mentor Awards

This award recognizes University of Tennessee, Knoxville faculty members who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to mentoring undergraduate researchers.

Faculty must be nominated by at least two undergraduate students, with at least one having participated in the recent annual Exhibition of Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement.

 

2019 Award Winners

Steven Abel, Tickle College of Engineering

 

 

Matthew Cooper, College of Arts & Sciences – Social Sciences

 

 

Graham Hickling, Herbert College of Agriculture

 

 

Keerthi Krishnan, College of Arts & Sciences – Natural Sciences

 

 

Emily Paskewitz, College of Communication and Information

 

 

Lance Saunders, Haslam College of Business

 

 

 

2018 Award Winners

Sunha Choi, College of Social Work

 

 

James Chyz, Haslam College of Business

 

 

Erin Darby, College of Arts & Sciences – Humanities

 

 

Eirik Endeve, College of Arts & Sciences – Natural Sciences

 

 

Jon Hathaway, Tickle College of Engineering

 

 

Spencer Olmstead, College of Education, Health and Human Sciences

 

 

Gregory Stuart, College of Arts & Sciences – Social Sciences

 

 

 

2017 Award Winners

Sunha Choi, College of Social Work

 

 

Matthew Cooper, College of Arts & Sciences, Social Sciences division 

 

 

Vermont Dia, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources 

 

 

 

 

Sarah Lebeis, College of Arts & Sciences, Natural Sciences division 

 

 

 

Kevin Stevens, College of Architecture and Design

 

 

Jorge Variego, College of Arts and Sciences, Humanities division

 

 

 

Michelle Violanti, College of Communication and Information

 

 

 

2016 Award Winners

Anne SmithAnne Smith, Haslam College of Business

King and Judy Rogers Professor in Business, Professor of Management, and head of the Department of Management

 

Dan Roberts, College of Arts & SciencesDaniel-Roberts-150x150

Professor and the head of the Department of Biochemistry and Cellular and Molecular Biology

 

Sadie Hutson, College of NursingSadie Hutson

Associate Professor of Nursing

 

 

Sherry Cox, College of Veterinary MedicineSherry-Cox-e1462478413484-150x150

Clinical Professor of Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences