UMass Amherst Samuel Conti Research Fellowship

The Samuel F. Conti Faculty Fellowship Awards—$3,000 and a year's leave of absence—encourage award recipients 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.

Guidelines and Nomination

RecipientDepartmentYear

Donald Tomaskovic-Devey

Sociology

2016

Gerald Epstein

Economics

2015

M.V. Lee Badgett

Economics/Public Policy

2013

Dan Clawson

Sociology

2012

Donal Carbaugh

Communication

2010

Lynette Leidy Sievert

Anthropology

2010

Laurie Godfrey

Anthropology

2009

Nancy Folbre

Economics

2008

Naomi Gerstel

Sociology

2007

James Boyce

Economics

2005

Rachel Keen*

Psychology

2002

George N. Wade*

Psychology

2001

Charles E. Clifton*

Psychology

1999

Susan Tufts Fiske*

Psychology

1992

Sally Powers*

Psychology

1994

Keith Rayner*

Psychology

1991

* The Psychology Department became part of the College of Natural Sciences in 2009.