Spotlight Scholars

Spotlight Scholars are faculty who have demonstrated academic quality and leadership. Accomplishments include external grants, honors, or awards, innovations in teaching or research, collaboration with external partners, publication in a book or prestigious journal, appointment to a board, and other activities that demonstrate quality and leadership in research, scholarship, or creative activity.

Nominate a Spotlight Scholar

RecipientDepartmentYear

Whitney Battle-Baptiste

Anthropology

2018

Arin Dube

Economics

2018

Alasdair Roberts

Political Science and Public Policy

2018

M.V. Lee Badgett

Economics and Public Policy

2017

Kevin Young

Political Science

2017

Amel Ahmed

Political Science

2016

Julie Caswell

Resource Economics

2015

Jane Fountain

Political Science

2014

Léonce Ndikumana

Economics

2013

Naomi Gerstel

Sociology

2012