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2013 Awardees

Photo by Steve Cohn Photography

Faculty mentoring undergraduate students:

Faculty mentoring graduate students:

Faculty mentoring postdoctoral scholars:

  • Anna Krylov, USC Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
  • Gerard Tellis, USC Marshall School of Business

Faculty mentoring faculty:

2013 USC Mellon Culture of Mentoring Award

The USC Mellon Culture of Mentoring Award recognizes a mentoring program or faculty development strategy in an academic unit that provides a vital resource for faculty growth and success. For 2013, the awardee is:

WiSE (Women in Science and Engineering)

  • Leana Golubchik
  • Sarah Fried-Gintis
  • Judith Hirsch
  • Jill McNitt-Gray
  • Ellis Meng

2013 Special Award for Outstanding Mentoring

This award is not given every year. However, when the panels evaluating nominations note someone particularly deserving, whose mentoring efforts extend across faculty, graduate students and undergraduates, the decision is made to recognize this faculty member. For 2013, the panels elected to recognize:

Martin Lyon Levine, Office of the Provost

In Memoriam: Kathleen Johnson

Kathleen Johnson, USC School of Pharmacy, was a beloved scholar, teacher, mentor, colleague, and friend. She was an extraordinary mentor who bettered thousands of lives. She is dearly missed.