SJSU University and College of Science Awards

2021 College of Science Awards

Award of Distinction:

Dr. Jim and Louise Dunaway

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Dean's Scholar:

Dr. Resa Kelly, Professor of Chemistry & Science Education and Chair of Science Education

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Staff Excellence:

Vannu Nguyen, Biology

Marcia Block, Computer Science

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Amanda Nasar, Mathematics & Statistics

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Innovation for Student Success:

Dr. Ranko Heindl, Associate Professor, Physics & Astronomy

Dr Ranko Heindl

Research with and Mentoring of Students:

Dr. Alberto Rascón, Associate Professor, Chemistry

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Outstanding Recent Graduate:

Jonathan Oribello, MS ’20 Bioinformatics

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Outstanding Teacher:

Dr. Jordan Schettler, Associate Professor, Mathematics & Statistics
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2020 College of Science Awards

Award of Distinction:

Dr. Pat Grillione, Professor Emeritus of Biology

Dean's Scholar:

Dr. Lionel Cheruzel, Professor of Chemistry

Staff Excellence:

Cher Jones, Dean’s Office

Randy Kirchner, CoS Safety Officer

Innovation for Student Success:

Dr. Don Reed, Professor of Geology

Dr. Mary Poffenroth, Lecturer, Biological Sciences

Research with and Mentoring of Students:

Dr. Mark Stamp, Professor of Computer Science

Outstanding Recent Graduate:

Dr. Anne Sanquini, 2010 MS Geology

Outstanding Teacher:

Dr. Alison Bridger, Professor of Meteorology & Climate Science

2020 University Awards

Outstanding Professor:

Dr. Lionel Cheruzel, Professor of Chemistry

Distinguished Service Honorable Mention:

Jocelyn Douglas, Moss Landing Marine Labs Health and Safety Officer

Staff of the Year:

Rhett Frantz, Moss Landing Marine Labs Systems & Network