DeConto, McCallum, Miller Awarded Conti Faculty Fellowships

Robert DeConto
Andrew McCallum
Marla Miller

Professors Robert M. DeConto, geosciences, Andrew K. McCallum, computer science, and Marla R. Miller, history, have been selected as the recipients of the 2014-15 Samuel F. Conti Faculty Fellowship Awards.

The awards were announced March 27 by Mike Malone, vice chancellor for research and engagement.

They will receive a cash award of $3,500 and a year’s leave of absence to concentrate on activities related to graduate education, research, creative work and scholarly attainment.

Selection of the awardees is based on demonstrably outstanding accomplishment and potential for continued excellence in research and scholarly or creative activity.