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2020 Outstanding Mentorship Award Winners

In partnership with the Office of Undergraduate Research, the Outstanding Mentorship Awards are presented to graduate students (master's and/or doctoral level) for exemplary mentoring of undergraduate and/or new or junior graduate students, which has had a demonstrated impact on the academic and/or professional development of a mentee or mentees. While mentorship occurs in many settings, this award focuses on mentorship in a research or scholarly setting.

Graduate College Award Winners

Abdullah Bilal Altundas
PhD Program in Chemistry
College of Arts and Sciences

Jennifer Villareale
PhD Program in Digital Media
Westphal College of Media Arts and Design

College/School Finalists

Sara Blazejewski
PhD Program in Neuroscience
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and Professional Studies
College of Medicine

Kanit Hantanasirisakul
PhD Program in Materials Science and Engineering
College of Engineering

Leah Kulp
PhD Program in Information Science
College of Computing and Informatics

Jamile Tellez Lieberman
DrPH Program in Community Health and Prevention
Dornsife School of Public Health

Rasheda Likely
PhD Program in Educational Leadership and Learning Technologies, STEM Education
School of Education

Bridget Milorey
PhD Program in Chemistry
College of Arts and Sciences

Aakansha Nangarlia
PhD Program in Biomedical Engineering
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems

Chad Pillai
Master's of Business Administration
LeBow College of Business

Hannah Spece
PhD Program in Biomedical Engineering
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems

​Joseph Stanzione
PhD Program in Nutrition Sciences
College of Nursing and Health Professions

Rebecca Williams
PhD Program in Clinical Psychology
College of Arts and Sciences