Doctoral Dissertation/Mentoring Award Winners
Dr. Henry Frierson, Associate Vice President and Dean
The life of the university is greatly enhanced by the quality of our doctoral students, and they take their direction from our many outstanding faculty members. In an effort to continue to promote doctoral studies and to recognize excellence in doctoral student mentoring by our faculty, awards are given each year to five faculty doctoral advisors selected on a competitive basis. The Doctoral Dissertation Advisor/Mentoring Award winners for the 2008-2009 competition were:
Prof. James Algina
Prof. Marc Branch
Prof. Hartmut Derendorf
Prof. Lisa McElwee-White
Prof. Scott Powers
Applied Physiology & Kinesiology
You can find their photographs and personal statements at: http://gradschool.ufl.edu/personnel/mentoring.html
Please distribute this message to your faculty and encourage them to review what these award winners have to say about doctoral student mentoring.
Each winner will receive a $3000 cash award plus $1000 to support their graduate students. Please join the Graduate School in recognizing these outstanding doctoral faculty advisors/mentors.