The School of MCB is proud to recognize its stellar faculty and staff for their valuable contributions to the research and instructional missions of the school.

At the 2022 Holiday Celebration, MCB director Milan Bagchi, Deborah Paul Professor of Molecular & Cellular Biology, gave awards in seven categories, recognizing research, teaching, and service accomplishments. A committee comprised of the school's Executive Committee and Strategic Advisory Committee selected the award winners. Department chairs Supriya Prasanth, Jim Slauch, Satish Nair, and Claudio Grosman nominated their faculty and graduate students, while Melissa Michael, Brenda Wilson, and Jenny Daly nominated staff and instructional program members. 

2022 SMCB Awards
Research Excellence Award

Brian Freeman
Emad Tajkhorshid

Service Excellence Award

Jim Imlay

Teaching Excellence Award

Rachel Smith-Bolton

Outstanding Junior Faculty Award

Nicholas Wu

Outstanding Instructional Staff Award

Tina Knox

Outstanding Staff Award

Stephen Johnson

Outstanding Graduate Student Award

Nicole Godellas