Scholar of the Week News

Stewart Is Quest Scholar of the Week

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Neal Stewart Jr., professor of plant sciences and Ivan Racheff Chair of Excellence in Plant Molecular Genetics, has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Paranthaman Is Quest Scholar of the Week

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Parans Paranthaman has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. The association is honoring Paranthaman for his contributions to the field of chemistry, including materials for superconductors, solar cells, lithium ion batteries, and processing of magnetic materials.

Carruthers Is Quest Scholar of the Week

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Celeste Carruthers is an assistant professor in the Department of Economics with a joint appointment in the Center for Business and Economic Research. Her work in the economics of education policy has led to a number of recent, noteworthy achievements.

McCoy Is Quest Scholar of the Week

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Dorian L. McCoy, assistant professor of educational leadership and policy studies, conducts research focused on the experiences of people of color in higher education. His research explores the socialization and transitional experiences of faculty, administrators, and graduate students from historically underrepresented groups, which includes issues of access for undergraduate and graduate students to higher education.

Olsson Is Quest Scholar of the Week

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Tore Olsson, assistant professor of history, was recently the recipient of a year-long fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities.