Category: Awards

David Kreps

David Kreps honored with 2018 Nemmers Prize

by Graduate School of Business on April 20, 2018 12:15 am
DAVID KREPS, the Adams Distinguished Professor of Management at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business, has been awarded the 2018 Erwin Plein Nemmers Prize in Economics. The Nemmers Prize is awarded by Northwestern University for achievement and work of lasting significance in the field of economics. The prize recognizes major contributions to new knowledge or the… Read more David Kreps honored with 2018 Nemmers Prize
Andrea Goldsmith

Andrea Goldsmith receives ACM Athena Lecturer Award

by Ashley Boney on April 18, 2018 12:19 pm
ANDREA GOLDSMITH, the Stephen Harris Professor and professor of electrical engineering, recently received the ACM Athena Lecturer Award. Started in 2006, the award by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) recognizes female  researchers who have made significant contributions to computer science. Goldsmith received the award for her research in the design, analysis and fundamental performance… Read more Andrea Goldsmith receives ACM Athena Lecturer Award
Margot Gerritsen

Two from Stanford named 2018 SIAM Fellows

by Stanford Earth on April 12, 2018 3:56 pm
The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics has named MARGOT GERRITSEN, professor of energy resources engineering, and ALISON MARSDEN, associate professor of bioengineering and of pediatrics, 2018 SIAM Fellows. The award recognizes exemplary research, as well as outstanding service to the community of professionals and academics in applied mathematics and computational science. Gerritsen, who is also a senior… Read more Two from Stanford named 2018 SIAM Fellows
Stanford Earth

Stanford Earth's new website has been nominated for a Webby

by Stanford News Service on April 11, 2018 12:34 pm
STANFORD EARTH‘s new website has been nominated for a coveted Webby Award in the Science category. Established in 1996, the Webby awards reflect the growth of the internet and are presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS)—a 2,000-plus-member judging body. The academy is comprised of executive members – leading web experts, business… Read more Stanford Earth's new website has been nominated for a Webby
V. "Seenu" Srinivasan

New young scholar award honors V. “Seenu” Srinivasan

by Graduate School of Business on April 9, 2018 3:06 pm
The Marketing Research Special Interest Group of the American Marketing Association has created a new award in honor of V. “SEENU” SRINIVASAN, the Adams Distinguished Professor of Management, Emeritus. The V. “Seenu” Srinivasan Young Scholar Award in Quantitative Methodology is designed to encourage and reward research on new quantitative and empirical methodologies of interest to both academics… Read more New young scholar award honors V. “Seenu” Srinivasan
Tom Mullaney

Tom Mullaney wins New Directions Fellowship

by Stanford News Service on April 5, 2018 12:54 pm
THOMAS MULLANEY, associate professor of Chinese history, was awarded the New Directions Fellowship from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. The New Directions Fellowship, which carries a $300,000 award, is intended to “enable scholars in the humanities to work on problems that interest them most, at an appropriately advanced level of sophistication,” according to the foundation’s… Read more Tom Mullaney wins New Directions Fellowship
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John Cogan wins Hayek Prize

by Clifton B. Parker on April 4, 2018 2:57 pm
Hoover Senior Fellow JOHN COGAN‘s book The High Cost of Good Intentions: A History of U.S. Federal Entitlement Programs has won the 2018 Hayek Book Prize. The Manhattan Institute’s Hayek Prize honors the book that best reflects economist Friedrich Hayek’s vision of economic and individual liberty. As part of the honor, Cogan will deliver the annual Hayek Lecture in New… Read more John Cogan wins Hayek Prize
police folder

Twenty five graduate from Community Police Academy

by Alex Harvison on April 2, 2018 4:07 pm
Twenty-five members of the university community recently graduated from the 10-week Stanford Department of Public Safety (SUDPS) Community Police Academy. The academy is taught by VINCE BERGADO, program coordinator for the SUDPS, and seeks to debunk myths of law enforcement. It has been offered during winter quarter since 2003. Among the issues the academy addresses… Read more Twenty five graduate from Community Police Academy
Michele Barry

Michele Barry wins 2018 Elizabeth Blackwell Medal

by Stanford Center for Innovation in Global Health on March 27, 2018 12:40 pm
MICHELE BARRY, senior associate dean for global health and professor of medicine and tropical diseases, has been awarded the 2018 Elizabeth Blackwell Medal for contributions to women in medicine. Barry is also a senior fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute and the Woods Institute for Environmental Studies. In October 2017, Barry created and led the… Read more Michele Barry wins 2018 Elizabeth Blackwell Medal
Catherine Gorlé

Catherine Gorlé receives 2018 National Science Foundation CAREER Award

by Ashley Boney on March 25, 2018 1:57 pm
  CATHERINE GORLÉ, assistant professor of civil and environmental engineering, recently received a 2018 National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award. The award recognizes early career faculty who show equal dedication to research and education within their departments and institutions. Gorlé leads Stanford’s Wind Engineering Lab, where she and her team research and assess complex environmental… Read more Catherine Gorlé receives 2018 National Science Foundation CAREER Award