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Schalet Wins ADVANCE Faculty Peer Mentor Award

Associate Professor Amy Schalet | UMass Sociology

Associate Professor Amy Schalet has received the 2021 ADVANCE Faculty Peer Mentor Award for the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.  This award recognizes the outstanding contributions of faculty members in mentoring and supporting their colleagues' professional development and success, and is a competitive, campus-wide award.

The awards were announced by Provost & Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs John McCarthy at the ADVANCE Annual Lecture on March 24. Professor Schalet was honored in both her role as a faculty mentor within the department as well as her role as the Co-Creator and Inaugural Director for the Public Engagement Project, a program designed to support and train faculty members to use their research to contribute to social change and influence public policy and debate.

Read the full article about the 2021 ADVANCE Faculty Peer Mentor Award published by the News Office.