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Faculty Awards

Faculty Member

Name of Honor or Award

Jared AndersonPittsburgh Conference Achievement Award, 2015
Thomas Barton ACS American Chemical Society President for 2013-2014

Joseph Burnett

CELT's Learning Communities Partner Award, 2014

LAS College Advisors of the Year award, 2013

LAS Outstanding teaching by a lecturer award, 2013

LAS Ruth Swenson Advising Award, 2013

Alpha Lambda Delta & Phi Eta Sigma Teaching Impact Award, 2013

Recognized by Alpha Lambda Delta and Phi Eta Sigma as a positive intellectual influence in their academic experiences, 2012

Outstanding Faculty Member Award for excellence in teaching and student relations from the ISU Greek Community, 2009

LAS Early Achievement in Advising, 2009

Promotion to Senior Lecturer, 2006

LAS Undergraduate Introductory Teaching Award, 2006-2007

LAS Faculty of the Year Award, 2007

Mark Gordon

ACS Award in Theoretical Chemistry, 2014

WATOC Schroedinger Medal (World Association of Theoretical and Computational Chemists), 2014

LAS Graduate Mentoring Award, 2013

Named an American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow (AAAS), 2009

ACS Award for Computers in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, 2009

Harry Emmett Gunning Lecturer, University of Alberta, 2007

IBM Faculty Award for work on perfecting quantum chemistry software modes to run on IBM's Blue Gene supercomputers, 2007

Named the Francis M. Craig Chair by the Iowa State University Foundation, 2006

LAS Master Teacher, 2005-2006

LAS Award for Excellence in Research/Artistic Creativity, 2005

Midwest Award from the St. Louis section of the ACS, 2004

Elected to International Academy of Quantum Molecular Science, 2004

Fulbright Senior Scholar Award, 2003

Anna Pate Mentoring Award, Program for Women in Science and Engineering, 2000

Tom Holme

LAS Louis Thompson Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching Award, 2014

LAS Cassling Award for Outstanding Achievement in Teaching, 2014

LAS Excellence in Undergraduate Introductory Teaching, 2013

Named an American Chemical Society Fellow, 2012

Named an American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow (AAAS), 2010

Sam Houk

LAS Award for Excellence in Graduate Mentoring, 2015

ACS Division of Analytical Chemistry Award in Spectrochemical Analysis, 2012

Fellow of Society for Applied Spectroscopy, 2007

Margaret Ellen White Graduate Faculty Award, 2006

Research Award, LAS, 2000

Anachem Award, Association for Analytical Chemistry (ACS Detroit Section), 2000

William Jenks

LAS Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award, 2009

Promotion to Professor, 2004

LAS College Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2002

Jesudoss Kingston

Recognized by Alpha Lambda Delta and Phi Eta Sigma as a positive intellectual influence in their academic experiences, 2012

Promotion to Senior Lecturer, 2012

Department of Chemistry Wilkinson Teaching Award, 2009

George Kraus

LAS Institutional Award, 2013

Co-Editor of the Royal Society of Chemistry, Green Chemistry Series, 2012

ISU 25 Year Club, 2012

Named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 2009

"Distinguished Service" Award for the Midcontinent Region of the Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC), 2005

LAS Award for Outstanding Graduate Teaching, 2005

Appointed Associate Director of Bioinitiatives at Ames Lab, 2004

University Professor, 2004

Appointed Director of the Biorenewal Resource Consortium and Center for Catalysis at Ames Lab, 2004

Regents' Award for Faculty Excellence, 2004

LAS Award for Excellence in Research/Artistic, 2001

Young-Jin LeePromotion to Associate Professor with Tenure, 2016

Gordon Miller

ACS Midwest Award, 2013

University Professor, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, ISU, 2012

Recognized by Alpha Lambda Delta and Phi Eta Sigma as a positive intellectual influence in their academic experiences, 2012

ISU Award for Outstanding Achievement in Research, 2010, 2012

Advisory Board, Advanced Materials School, TU-Munchen, 2009

LAS Award for Outstanding Teaching, 2009

Cassling Family Faculty Award, 2008-2009

LAS Award for Outstanding Teaching, 2008

LAS Outstanding Teaching Award, 2008

LAS Mid-Career Award for Excellence in Research/Artistic Creativity, 2006

Exxon Faculty Fellowship in Solid State Chemistry

Jacob Petrich

LAS Graduate Mentoring Award, 2014

Recognized by Alpha Lambda Delta and Phi Eta Sigma as a positive intellectual influence in their academic experiences, 2012

Honorary Member Golden Key International Honor Society, 2010

LAS Achievement in Intellectual Property Award, 2010

Honorary Member Golden Key International Honor Society, 2010

LAS Departmental Leadership Award, 2009

Iowa State University CELT (Center for Learning and Excellence in Teaching) Miller Faculty Fellowship for 2006-2007

Appointed Department Chair, 2005

USDA Secretary's Honor Award for Enhancing Protection and Safety of the Nation's Agriculture and Food Supply, 2004

LAS Mid-Career Award for Excellence in Early Research/Artistic Creativity, 2004

Agricultural Research Services Technology Transfer Award, 2003

Award Honoring Iowa State University Inventors, 2002

Federal Laboratory Consortium Award for Excellence in Tech Transfer, 2002

Iowa da Vinci Award, 2001

Finsen Award (Presented by the Association Internationale de Photobiologie and the American Society for Photobiology to an Outstanding Photobiology Researcher), 2000

R&D 100 Award, 2000

Marek Pruski ISU P & S Research Award, 2013

Aaron Sadow

Kavli Fellow, National Academy of Science, 2012

LAS Early Achievement in Research Award, 2010

Promoted to Associate Professor with tenure, 2010

National Science Foundation CAREER Award, 2009

Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow, 2009

The Department of Chemistry Wilkinson Teaching Award, 2007

Michael Schmidt

LAS P & S Research Award, 2009

Emily Smith

Promotion to Associate Professor, 2012

Department of Chemistry Wilkinson Teaching Award, 2010

National Science Foundation CAREER Award, 2009

Levi Stanley

Cottrell Scholar Award, 2016

THIEME Chemistry Journal award by the editoral boards of Synlett, Synthesis and Synfacts, 2014

NSF CAREER Award, 2014

Caldwell Chair in Chemistry, 2012

Xueyu Song

Mid-Career Achievement in Research, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, 2012

Promotion to Full Professor, 2009

Promoted to Associate Professor, 2004

Patricia Thiel

Women Impacting ISU calendar recipient, 2016

Greek community Outstanding Faculty Award, 2015

AVS (American Vacuum Society) Medard W. Welch Award, 2014

ISU Louis Thompson Distinguished Undergraduate Teacher, 2013

LAS Cassling Family Faculty Award for Outstanding Teaching, 2013

Named Outstanding Referee by the American Physical Society for Physical Review and Physical Review Letters, 2013

Associate Editor of the Journal of Chemical Physics, 2012

Named Fellow of the Materials Research Society, 2012

Invited to attend the Novel Prize Ceremony by the Nobel Prize Committee in Chemistry and Physics, 2012

Named John D. Corbett Professor of Chemistry, 2010

Named an American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow (AAAS), 2010

LAS Institutional Service Award, 2009

ISU LAS Master Teacher Award, 2009

American Chemical Society Arthur Adamson Award, 2009

American Physical Society David Adler Lecturship sponsored by the Devision of Materials Physics and Friends of D. Adler, 2009

Honorary Ph.D. ("Doctor Honoris Causa") from the Institute National Polytechnique de Lorraine, 2005

Elected a Fellow of the Institute of Physics, London, 2005

Distinguished Professor, 2002

Brett VanVeller THIEME Chemistry Journal award by the editoral boards of Synlett, Synthesis and Synfacts, 2014

Javier Vela

Promotion to Associate Professor with tenure, 2015

ACS Stanley C. Israel Regional Award for Advancing Diversity in the Chemical Sciences, 2014

LAS Early Achievement Research Award, 2014

LAS Diversity Award, 2013

CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation, 2013

Named to Hispanic Engineer and Information Technology Magazine's "40 under 40" list of top young engineers, 2012

ACS Inorganic Young Investigator Award, 2006

Theresa Windus

LAS Award for Outstanding Achievement in Research, 2015

ACS Councilor to the Physical Chemistry Division of the ACS, 2014

Women Impacting ISU Calendar recipient, 2014

Excellence in Undergraduate Introductory Teaching, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, ISU, 2012

Recognized by Alpha Lambda Delta and Phi Eta Sigma as a positive intellectual influence in their academic experiences, 2012

Arthur Winter

LAS Award for Early Achievement in Research, 2015

Promoted to Associate Professor with tenure, 2015

THIEME Chemistry Journal award by the edicorial boards of Synlett, Synthesis and Synfacts, 2014

ISU Cassling Family Faculty Award for early achievement in teaching, 2013

ISU Early Achievement in Teaching Award, 2013

Excellence in Undergraduate Introductory Teaching, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, ISU, 2012

Recognized by Alpha Lambda Delta and Phi Eta Sigma as a positive intellectual influence in their academic experiences, 2012

Named Iowa State University Caldwell Chair in Chemistry, 2010

Keith Woo

LAS Institutional Service Award, 2008

Edward Yu

Protein Science Best Paper Award with his lab scientist Jack Su, 2014

Corbett Professor, Department of Chemistry, 2014

AAAS Fellow, 2014

Promoted to Professor, 2012

LAS Mid-Career Achievement in Research, 2009

Yan Zhao

C.K. Wong Fellowship (administered through the Chinese Academy of Sciences from the C.K. Wong Educational Foundation in Hong Kong), 2012

Promotion to Professor, 2012