Honored

LAS faculty honors and awards.

Awardee Honor/award Awarder
Andrew Hochstetler, David Peters, Jeffrey Bouffard, Kyle Burgason $725,000 grant for their project “Building Drug Intelligence Networks to Combat the Opioid Crisis in Rural Communities: A Collaborative Intelligence-Led Policing Strategy” National Institute of Justice
Monic Behnken Breakout session speaker at the Iowa State women empowerment and leadership conference WE Lead
Monic Behnken Juvenile Justice National Topic Chair, 56th Annual Meeting in 2019 Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences
Thomas Holme Editor-in-chief of the Journal of Chemical Education American Chemical Society
Joel Geske 2018-19 Allen Essman Faculty Fellowship Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication
Geetu Tuteja $1.5M Trophoblast Differentiation and Function grant National Institute of Health (NIH)
Jonathan Sturm 2018 Leopold LaFosse Outstanding Studio Teacher Award Iowa String Teachers Association
David Peterson Top 1% peer reviewer Publons
Amy Andreotti Biotechnology Council Office of Biotechnology
Diane Bassham Spring 2018 Presidential Interdisciplinary Research Seed Grant Program (PIRS) Office of the Vice President for Research
Xuefeng Wang Maximizing Investigators' Research Award for Early Stage Investigators (MIRA) National Institutes of Health
Center for Statistics and Applications in Forensic Evidence (CSAFE) Statistical Partnerships Among Academe, Industry and Government (SPAIG) Award American Statistical Association (ASA)
Craig Anderson 2018 Distinguished Scholar Award Society for Personality and Social Psychology
Karen Zwier 2018 Routledge, Taylor & Francis Prize American Philosophical Association
Amanda Petefish-Schrag Finding Amelia play selected for Tiny Shorts event Union Theatre
Nell Gabiam, Christina Gish Hill Bridging the Divide funding Office of the Vice President for Research
Cason Murphy first prize Cinema Scandinavia Ingmar Bergman Writing Competition
Gianina Alina Negoita, Glenn R. Luecke, James P. Vary, Pieter Maris Best Paper Computation Tools 2018
Jeff Bremer Fulbright teaching fellowship Fulbright
Amy Erica Smith Editor Mischiefs of Faction blog on Vox
Peng Liu, Bing Yang PSI Faculty Scholars Plant Sciences Institute
Jennifer L. Knox 2018 Bill Pelz Arts Advocacy Award Ames Community Arts Council
Jay Newell Editor Journal of Advertising Education
Erin Wilgenbusch Inducted into the Cardinal Key Honor Society Cardinal Key Honor Society
Michael Bugeja South Dakota State Journalism School Distinguished Alumnus Award South Dakota State Journalism School
James Ranalli, Heather Bolles, Megan Jeanette Myers, Flor Romero de Slowing Miller grants Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching, the University Library, and the Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost
Dara Wald Presidential Interdisciplinary Research Seed (PIRS) Grant Office of the Vice President for Research
Xuefeng Wang 2017 McGee-Wagner Interdisciplinary Research Fund Office of the Vice President for Research
Hridesh Rajan Fulbright award to the United Kingdom J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board
Arthur Winter Bailey Research Career Development awards Office of the Vice President for Research
Gloria Betcher Vice Chair of National League of Cities Council National League of Cities
Klaus Ruedenberg 2018 Schrödinger Medal World Association of Theoretical and Computational Chemists (WATOC)
Michael Young Martin Luther King, Jr. Advancing One Community Award Iowa State University Office of the Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion
Aili Mu Franklin R. Buchanan Prize for Curricular Materials Association for Asian Studies
Sean Grass Vice President Dickens Society
Theresa Windus Association fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
Emily Barske, Stacy Ko and Daniela Dimitrova Women Impacting ISU 2018 Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics on the 12th annual Women Impacting ISU calendar
Alicia Carriquiry 2017 Women of Innovation Awards: Research Innovation and Leadership The Technology Association of Iowa (TAI)
Amber Manning-Ouellette Emerging Scholars Research Consortium International Leadership Association
Hridesh Rajan ACM Distinguished Member Association for Computing Machinery
Danica Ommen Stephen E. Fienberg CSAFE Young Investigator award 2017 International Conference on Forensic Inference
Neal Iverson Arthur L. Day Medal Geological Society of America
Brad Dell Catch Des Moines Champion Award Des Moines Convention and Visitor’s Bureau
Robert Mazur Award for Meritorious Achievement Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Collaborative Research on Grain Legumes
Jennifer L. Knox Featured Writer University of Wisconsin Platteville's Creative Writing Festival
Jennifer L. Knox Distinguished Visiting Writer Waldorf University
James M. McCormick Fulbright Canada Research Chair in U.S.-Canada Relations Fulbright Canada
Julie Snyder-Yuly 2017 Outstanding Dissertation in the Humanities University of Utah’s CGS/ProQuest
Carol Vleck Loye and Alden Miller Award American Ornithology Society
David Marshall Miller Collaborative research grant National Endowment for the Humanities
Miles Arthur White Reaxys PhD Prize Finalist Reaxys PhD Prize
Craig Anderson 2017 Kurt Lewin Award The Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
Dianne Bystrom 2017 Women of Influence Des Moines Business Record
Diane Bassham Member Faculty 1000
Gustavo Macintosh Distinguished Iowa Scientist Award Iowa Academy of Science
Javier Vela International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry’s (IUPAC) Young Observer U.S. National Committee (USNC) of International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry’s (IUPAC)
Hridesh Rajan and Stephen Vardeman Kingland Professor of Data Analytics and Kingland Data Analytics Faculty Fellow Kingland and its owners, David and Deb Kingland
Amber Manning-Ouellette Wilbur Layton Faculty Recognition Award Iowa State University
Kathleen Hilliard 2017-2018 Kate B. and Hall J. Peterson Fellowship American Antiquarian Society
Kathleen Hilliard 2017-2018 Program in Early American Economy and Society Fellowship at the Library Company of Philadelphia The Library Company of Philadelphia
Kathleen Hilliard 2017-2018 Suzanne and Caleb Loring Fellowship on the Civil War, Its Origins, and Consequences Awarded jointly by the Boston Athenaeum and Massachusetts Historical Society.
Charissa Menefee Second Place winner at the ISU Faculty Research Day Lightning talks Office of the Vice President for Research
Michael Golemo Distinguished Service to Music Medal Kappa Kappa Psi National Honorary Band Fraternity
Amber Manning-Ouellette, Lecturer in Leadership Studies and Psychology 2017 Gender and Sexuality Research Award Margaret Sloss Women’s Center and the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Student Services
Stacey Weber-Fève, Associate Professor of French 2017 Dorothy Ludwig Excellence in Teaching Award at the Post-Secondary Level American Association of Teachers of French (AATF)
Eric Gangloff Marie Sklodowska-Curie Research Fellowship European Commission
Director of Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication honored
LAS faculty and staff CYtation Awards Professional and Scientific Council
Department of Music and Theatre's Cyclone Marching Band John Philip Sousa Foundation’s Sudler Trophy for Excellence The John Philip Sousa Foundation
Kelly Odenweller Sandra Petronio Dissertation Excellence Award National Communication Association Family Communication Division
Michael Tringides 2017 Theodore E. Madey Award American Vacuum Society
Edward Yu 2016 Fellow of the American Physical Society American Physical Society
Mayly Sanchez Cassling Family Professorship LAS
Paul C. Canfield James C. McGroddy Prize for New Materials American Physical Society
Alicia Carriquiry induction National Academy of Medicine
Nathan Young Hydrogeology Division Student Research Award Geological Society of America
Richard Mansbach Distinguished Scholar Panel International Studies Association
Debra Marquart inclusion in the Best American Poetry 2016 anthology New School Writing Program
Leigh Tesfatsion two grants Department of Energy, Iowa Energy Center
Elisa Rizo, Elanor Taylor Cassling Family Faculty Awards LAS
Rachel Meyers 2016 Jerry Shakeshaft Master Teacher LAS
Colleen Bertoni Margaret Butler Fellowship in Computational Science Argonne Leadership Computing Facility
Jennifer Knox 2017 Iowa Arts Council Fellowship Iowa Arts Council
Jeffrey Trimarchi Outstanding Honors teaching, advising, or mentoring University Honors Program
Kirsten Hofmockel Early Career Research Program Department of Energy
Rebecca Flint early career grants U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science, National Science Foundation
Nina Whitney 2016 Gretchen L. Blechschmidt Award Geological Society of America
Jay Newell 2016 Distinguished Advertising Educator Award American Advertising Federation
Catherine Kling President’s Chair in Environmental Economics President Steven Leath
Long Nguyen Distinguished Alumni Award Iowa State University Alumni Association
Krista Klocke 2016 Wallace E. Barron All-University Senior Award Iowa State University Alumni Association
Young-Jin Lee 2016 Trapp Innovation Award LAS
Amy Erica Smith Visiting Fellowship University of Notre Dame’s Kellogg Institute of International Studies
Michael Bugeja 2015 Charles E. Scripps Journalism & Mass Communication Administrator of the Year Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Dave Vogel, Dirk Deam Student Choice Award Iowa State Daily
Jonathan Wendel featured Crop Science Society of America
Lynn Clark 2016 Peter Raven Award American Society of Plant Taxonomists
Charlie Kostelnick 2016 Ken Rainey Award for Excellence in Research Society for Technical Communication
Gary Wells 2017 James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award Association for Psychological Science
Michael Chris Low 2016 Alice Hamilton Prize American Society for Environmental History
Bill Simpkins 2015 George Bruke Maxey Distinguished Service Award Geological Society of America, Hydrogeology Division
Christopher Harrison Assistant Marine Officer Instructor of the Year, Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps, North central Region United Services Automobile Association
Paul Canfield Vice Chair for the Division of Condensed Matter Physics American Physical Society
Alison Phillips 2016 Rising Star Association for Psychological Science
Jennifer Knox review New York Times Sunday Book Review