• 2014 AAAS Fellows Luncheon

  • Colin Heydt
    Associate Professor
    Institute for Advanced Study Fellowship
    Award Type: AAU
    Awarded: 2013
    Ph.D. Boston University, 2003. Joined the Philosophy Department at USF in 2005. His research focuses on the history of ethics and political philosophy. Heydt is the author of Rethinking Mill's Ethics: Character and Aesthetic Education (Continuum, 2006) as well as chapters in edited collections and articles published in Journal of the Hist …READ MORE
  • Jiangfeng Zhou
    Assistant Professor
    Sloan Research Fellowship
    Award Type: AAU TARU NRC
    Awarded: 2013
    Dr. Zhou's research focuses on theoretical modeling and experimental characterization of photonic structures including metamaterials, surface plasmons and photonic crystals.  …READ MORE
  • Cameron Ainsworth
    Assistant Professor
    Sloan Research Fellowship
    Award Type: AAU TARU NRC
    Awarded: 2013
    My research is focused on understanding how human activities influence the structure and functioning of marine communities. Within this framework, I concentrate on three key areas: examining anthropogenic drivers of ecosystem change, examining ecosystem services and the bioeconomic rationales for conservation, and developing new methods a …READ MORE
  • Sheramy Bundrick
    Associate Professor
    Rome Prize
    Award Type: AAU NRC
    Awarded: 2013
    Sheramy Bundrick (Ph.D., Art History, Emory University, 1998) is Associate Professor of Art History at the University of South Florida, St. Petersburg, where she teaches art history survey, Classical Mythology, and upper-level courses in the art of the ancient Mediterranean (Greece, Rome, Egypt/Near East). She arrived at USFSP in fall 200 …READ MORE
  • Gokhan Mumcu
    Assistant Professor
    NSF CAREER Award
    Award Type: AAU TARU NRC
    Awarded: 2013
    Dr. Mumcu is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of South Florida. He obtained his B.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from Bilkent University (2003), and his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering from The Ohio State University in 2005 and 2008, respectively. …READ MORE
  • Stephen Liggett
    Professor
    NAI Fellow
    Award Type: Others
    Awarded: 2013
    Stephen B. Liggett, MD, is the vice dean of research and vice dean of personalized medicine and genomics at the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine. He also is a professor of Internal Medicine and of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology. He received a B.S. in physics from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an MD from the Universi …READ MORE
  • Selcuk Kose
    Assistant Professor
    NSF CAREER Award
    Award Type: AAU TARU NRC
    Awarded: 2013
    Selçuk Köse has been an Assistant Professor in the Deparment of Electrical Engineering, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, since 2012.He was a part-time Engineer with the VLSI Design Center, Scientific and Technological Research Council (TUBITAK), Ankara, Turkey, where he worked on low power ICs in 2006. During the s …READ MORE
  • Shengqian Ma
    Assistant Professor
    NSF CAREER Award
    Award Type: AAU TARU NRC
    Awarded: 2013
    The space within nanoporous materials provides virtually unlimited room for imagination, allowing designed incorporation of different functionalities for numerous potential applications. The research of Dr. Ma’s group is focused on engineering the nanospace of porous materials for energy, environmental, and biological-related applic …READ MORE
  • James Garey
    Professor
    Linnean Society of London Fellow
    Award Type: Others
    Awarded: 2014
    Dr. James R. Garey is professor and founding chair of Cell Biology, Microbiology and Molecular Biology at the University of South Florida, where he teaches courses in molecular evolution. He came to USF in 1997 and studies the evolutionary relationships of major animal groups using molecular tools. His work has been published in Science,  …READ MORE
  • Paul Sanberg
    Professor
    AAAS Lemelson Invention Ambassadors Program
    Award Type: Others
    Awarded: 2014
    Dr. Paul R. Sanberg is Senior Vice President for Research & Innovation, Distinguished University Professor, Director of the Center of Excellence for Aging and Brain Repair, and Vice Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery in the College of Medicine, at the University of South Florida. Dr. Sanberg trained at York University, the …READ MORE
  • Jianfeng Cai
    Assistant Professor
    NSF CAREER Award
    Award Type: AAU TARU NRC
    Awarded: 2013
    The research in our laboratory is focused on the expansion of interdisciplinary research at the interface of chemistry and biology to discover novel peptidomimetics and other small molecules that modulate protein-protein interactions involved in critical cellular processes. Understanding how these compounds interact with proteins will hel …READ MORE
  • Elizabeth Bird
    Professor
    ICA Fellow
    Award Type: Others
    Awarded: 2014
    My research focuses on practices around the media in everyday life, with particular interests in the role of news and journalism in framing cultural issues, and the relationship of media texts and audience practices. Recent projects include student response to the use of visuals in the classroom; museums as popular culture; the relationsh …READ MORE
  • Vasti Torres
    Professor
    HSF Alumni Hall of Fame
    Award Type: Others
    Awarded: 2014
    Vasti Torres is Dean of the College of Education at the University of South Florida in Tampa. She has been honored as a Diamond Honoree, Senior Scholar, Wise Woman, and the Latino Network John Hernandez Leadership Award by the American College Personnel Association. Other honors include the Contribution to Literature and Knowledge Award  …READ MORE
  • David Morgan
    Professor
    AAAS Fellow
    Award Type: AAU NRC
    Awarded: 2014
    Dr. Morgan, distinguished professor of molecular pharmacology and physiology at USF, is one of three new members appointed to the 10-member committee, which oversees the state’s Alzheimer’s Disease Initiative, including Florida’s memory disorders clinics. His term runs through Feb. 13, 2017. The Florida Department of El …READ MORE
  • Stephen Liggett
    Professor
    AAAS Fellow
    Award Type: AAU NRC
    Awarded: 2014
    Stephen B. Liggett, MD, is the vice dean of research and vice dean of personalized medicine and genomics at the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine. He also is a professor of Internal Medicine and of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology. He received a B.S. in physics from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an MD from the Universi …READ MORE
  • Barbara Hansen
    Professor
    AAAS Fellow
    Award Type: AAU NRC
    Awarded: 2014
    Dr. Hansen is the Director of the Center for Preclinical Research, which combines the Obesity, Diabetes and Aging Research Center and the Diabetes Complications Prevention Center of the College of Medicine and Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of South Florida Tampa. Her research has addressed the physiologic …READ MORE
  • Natasha Jonoska
    Professor
    AAAS Fellow
    Award Type: AAU NRC
    Awarded: 2014
    Dr. Natasha Jonoska is being honored as part of the Mathematics section for her distinguished contributions to theoretical analysis and experimental verifications in nanoscience, particularly for advancements in understanding information processing in molecular self-assembly. Jonoska is a professor in the Department of Mathematics and Sta …READ MORE
  • Bill Baker
    Professor
    AAAS Fellow
    Award Type: AAU NRC
    Awarded: 2014
    Dr. Bill Baker is being honored as part of the Chemistry section for his distinguished contributions to the field of natural products chemistry, particularly for studies of the chemical ecology of Antarctic ecosystems and discovery of new chemical entities for the treatment of human disease. Baker obtained his BS in chemistry from Cal Pol …READ MORE

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FACULTY HONORS, PRIZES, AND AWARDS

Awards bring prestige and recognition to the university and honor deserving scholars. They are not only a recognition of faculty excellence, but also an important metric of institutional performance. We are pleased to list on this site the University of South Florida faculty members with distinction based on fellowships, prizes and awards recognized by the Association of American Universities (AAU), Top American Research Universities (TARU), National Research Council (NRC), and other prestigious national and international awards in different disciplines.

UPCOMING AWARDS

Institute of Medicine www.iom.edu/ February 1, 2015
Institute of Medicine
Core Fulbright U.S. Program http://www.cies.org// August 1, 2015
Core Fulbright U.S. Program
American Antiquarian Society Fellowship http://www.americanantiquarian.org// January 15, 2015
American Antiquarian Society Fellowship
The American School of Classical Studies www.ascsa.edu.gr/ January 15, 2015
The American School of Classical Studies
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HONORS RECEIVED

AAU
215
TARU
150
NRC
291
Other Prestigious
439

FEATURED AWARDS