Faculty Achievement

7/2014

Computer Scientist is BU’s Innovator of the Year
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/computer-scientist-is-bus-innovator-of-the-year/

SMG Prof Confirmed for Department of Labor Position
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/smg-prof-confirmed-for-department-of-labor-position/

Two Faculty Named BU’s First Howard Hughes Professors
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/two-faculty-named-bu-first-howard-hughes-professors/

6/2014

CAS Professor Awarded Guggenheim Fellowship
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/cas-professor-awarded-guggenheim-fellowship/

American Academy of Arts & Sciences Taps CAS Prof for Membership
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/american-academy-of-arts-sciences-taps-cas-prof-for-membership/

Paul Lipton Named New UROP Director
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/paul-lipton-named-new-urop-director/

5/2014

Ha Jin Elected to American Academy of Arts and Letters
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/ha-jin-elected-to-american-academy-of-arts-and-letters/

Metcalf Award Trumpets Everson’s Virtues
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/metcalf-award-trumpets-eversons-virtues/

CAS’s Wiebke Denecke Selected for Mellon New Directions Fellowship
http://www.mellon.org/grant_programs/programs/higher-education-and-scholarship/new-directions-fellowships#2014

Metcalf Award Goes to Alan Marscher
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/metcalf-award-goes-to-alan-marscher/

Metcalf Cup and Prize Winner: Stormy Attaway
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/metcalf-cup-and-prize-winner-stormy-attaway/

CAS Physics Team Wins First Gitner Award
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/cas-physics-team-wins-first-gitner-award/

CRC Faculty Promotions Span Disciplines
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/faculty-promotions-span-disciplines/

BU’s James Collins Elected to National Academy of Sciences
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/bu-james-collins-elected-to-national-academy-of-sciences/

4/2014

PEN/Hemingway Finalist Will Be Honored Sunday
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/penhemingway-finalist-will-be-honored-sunday/

3/2014

CAS Biologist Gilmore is United Methodist Scholar/Teacher of the Year
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/cas-biologist-gilmore-is-united-methodist-scholar-teacher-of-the-year/

Faculty, Staff Win Grants for Innovative Online Education
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/faculty-staff-win-grants-for-innovative-online-education/

BU Duo Named Sloan Fellows
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/bu-duo-named-2014-sloan-fellows/

Full Professorships Earned by 13 on the Charles River Campus
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/full-professorships-earned-by-13-on-charles-river-campus/

Upward Movements at the School of Medicine
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/upward-movements-at-the-school-of-medicine/

1/2014

White House Lauds Two BU Profs
http://www.bu.edu/today/2014/white-house-lauds-two-bu-profs/

12/2013

$30 Million from AHA Bolsters Framingham Heart Study
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/2013/30-million-from-aha-bolsters-framingham-heart-study/

BU Researchers Win GlaxoSmithKline Competition for Discovering Potential Disease Treatment
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/2013/bu-researchers-work-against-deadly-disfiguring-disease/ 

MED Physicians Among Boston’s Top Docs
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/2013/med-physicians-among-bostons-top-docs/

11/2013

Three BU Start-Ups Cited as Fruits of Research Grants
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/2013/science-coalition-report-federal-funding-critical-in-supporting-new-technologies/

10/2013

LAW Professors Ranked Country’s Best
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/2013/law-professors-ranked-countrys-best/

Two BU Profs Inducted into Institute of Medicine
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/two-bu-profs-inducted-into-institute-of-medicine/

MED Prof Earns Drucker Award
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/med-prof-earns-drucker-award/

9/2013

SMG Prof Nominated for Department of Labor Position
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/2013/smg-prof-nominated-for-department-of-labor-position/

Counterfeit Drug Screener Wins National Award
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/2013/counterfeit-drug-screener-wins-national-award/

CAS, ENG Profs Given Innovation Career Development Awards
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/cas-and-eng-profs-given-innovation-career-development-awards/

Junior Faculty Win Career Development Professorships
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/junior-faculty-win-career-development-professorships/

Three Faculty Awarded Peter Paul Professorships
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/three-faculty-awarded-peter-paul-professorships/

Michelle Johnson Named NABJ Educator of the Year
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/michelle-johnson-named-nabj-educator-of-the-year/

7/2013

SMG Named 10th Among World’s Best B-Schools
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/smg-named-10th-among-worlds-best-b-schools/

BU Innovator of the Year: ENG’s Theodore Moustakas
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/bu-innovator-of-the-year-eng’s-theodore-moustakas/

BU Anthropologist Awarded Guggenheim
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/bu-anthropologist-awarded-guggenheim/

Mayor Names SED Dean to Boston School Committee
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/mayor-names-sed-dean-to-boston-school-committee/

6/2013

Four MED Profs Earn Top Honors
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/four-med-profs-earn-top-honors/

LAW’s Hylton, MED’s Costello Named Warren Distinguished Professors
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/laws-hylton-meds-costello-named-warren-distinguished-professors/

Promotions on the Medical Campus Announced
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/promotions-on-the-medical-campus/

5/2013

Two CAS Professors Elected to Academy of Arts & Sciences
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/2013/two-cas-professors-elected-to-academy-of-arts-and-sciences/

BU Anthropologist Awarded Guggenheim
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/2013/bu-anthropologist-awarded-guggenheim/

CAS’s Appavoo Nabs NSF CAREER Award
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/jonathan-appavoo-nsf-career-award/

SED’s Jenkins Honored with Metcalf Award
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/sed-carol-brennan-jenkins-honored-with-metcalf-award/

Innovator Finnerty Wins Metcalf Award
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/innovator-finnerty-wins-metcalf-award/

Metcalf Cup and Prize Winner: MED’s Deborah Vaughan
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/metcalf-cup-and-prize-winner-med-deborah-vaughan/

Tenure Goes to 12 Charles River Campus Faculty Members
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/tenure-goes-to-12-charles-river-campus-faculty/

3/2013

CAS Faculty Member Wins Sloan Fellowship
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/2013/03/27/cas-faculty-member-wins-sloan-fellowship/

Medical Campus Faculty Promoted to Full Professor
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/medical-campus-faculty-promoted-to-full-professor/

Full Professorships Awarded to 17 Faculty
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/full-professorships-awarded-to-17-faculty/

1/2013

National Academy of Inventors Honors BU Profs
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/web/charter-fellows/

CAS Prof Wins Novartis Award
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/web/cas-prof-novartis/

Gail Carpenter Named IEEE Fellow
http://www.bu.edu/today/2013/gail-carpenter-named-ieee-fellow/

11/2012

ENG’s Collins Wins Sanofi-Institut Pasteur Award for Bio-Medical Research
http://www.pasteur.fr/ip/easysite/pasteur/en/research/scientific-communication/conferences-and-scientific-congress/conferences-services-colloques/sanofi/the-awards-winners

Hariri Institute Announces 2012-2014 Junior Faculty Fellows
http://www.bu.edu/hic/2012/11/07/junor-fellows-2012/

10/2012

ENG’s Collins Elected to Institute of Medicine
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/web/collins-elected/

Peter Paul Awards Boost Mobility Research of SAR’s Cara Lewis and Other Promising Junior Faculty
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/campaign12/walk/

Golden Goose Award Goes to MED Professor Emeritus
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/golden-goose-award-goes-to-med-professor-emeritus/

9/2012

Four Young Scholars Named Peter Paul Professors
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/four-young-scholars-named-peter-paul-professors/

8/2012

Top Doc Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/web/maureen-kavanah/

6/2012

ENG’s Xue Han Named Pew Scholar
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/xue-han-named-pew-scholar/

5/2012

Two Guggenheims Will Fuel Humanities Research
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/two-guggenheims-will-fuel-humanities-research/

Jim Collins Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/jim-collins-elected-to-the-american-academy-of-arts-and-sciences/

School of Social Work among Nation’s 20 Best
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/school-of-social-work-among-nations-20-best/

Elliot Norton Award to Boston Playwrights’ Theatre Director
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/norton-award-honors-boston-playwrights’-theatre-director/

Trustee Chair Robert Knox Endows Professorship
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/trustee-chair-robert-knox-endows-professorship/

Tenure Awarded to 24 Professors
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/tenure-awarded-to-24-professors/

MED’s Robert Lowe a Metcalf Award Recipient
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/robert-lowe-a-metcalf-award-winner/

“Irrepressible” Milanese Wins Metcalf
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/irrepressible-milanese-wins-metcalf/

Metcalf Cup and Prize Winner: Andrew Duffy
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/metcalf-cup-and-prize-winner-andrew-duffy/

4/2012

BU Researchers Receive NSF CAREER Awards
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/bu-researchers-receive-nsf-career-awards/

3/2012

Full Professorships Go to 12 Faculty Members
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/full-professorships-go-to-12-faculty-members/

Stars Receive Sloan Fellowships
http://www.bu.edu/today/2012/rising-stars-receive-sloan-fellowships/

1/2012

High Honor in Conservation Goes to Kaufman
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/web/honors-kaufman/

Crovella Named IEEE Fellow
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/web/crovella/

11/2011

PEN Honors Robert Pinsky for Lifetime Achievement
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/pen-honors-robert-pinsky-for-lifetime-achievement/

World Technology Network: Collins Likely to Change the Future
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/world-technology-network-eng’s-collins-likely-to-change-the-future/

10/2011

MED Dean Elected to Institute of Medicine
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/med-dean-elected-to-institute-of-medicine/

LAW Faculty Rated Best in Country
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/law-faculty-rated-best-in-country/

8/2011

BU Professors Honored
http://www.bu.edu/bostonia/summer11/professors-honored/

A Faster, Cheaper Test for Lung Cancer
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/a-faster-cheaper-test-for-lung-cancer/

Addiction Expert Designated White House Champion of Change
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/addiction-expert-designated-white-house-champion-of-change/

6/2011

WBUR Website Earns Murrow Award
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/wbur-website-earns-murrow-award/

5/2011

Perkins Award Winners Honored
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/perkins-award-winners-honored-tonight/

Metcalf Cup and Prize Winner Judith Chaffee
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/metcalf-cup-and-prize-winner-judith-chaffee/

Metcalf Award Winner Wayne LaMorte
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/metcalf-award-winner-wayne-lamorte/

Metcalf Award Winner David Walker
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/metcalf-award-winner-david-walker/

African Language Scholar Wins Guggenheim Fellowship
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/african-language-scholar-wins-guggenheim-fellowship/

4/2011

Classicist Jeffrey Henderson Elected to AAAS
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/classicist-jeffrey-henderson-elected-to-aaas/

1/2011

Literary Stars Shine
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/literary-stars-shine/

ENG’s James Collins Honored for Research
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/eng’s-james-collins-honored-for-research/

Princeton Review: LAW Professors Are Number One
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/princeton-review-law-professors-are-number-one/

Isabel Wilkerson Wins National Book Critics Circle Award
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/isabel-wilkerson-wins-national-book-critics-circle-award/

Longtime MED Prof to Lead AMA’s JAMA
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/longtime-med-prof-to-lead-ama’s-jama/

Two More Warren Distinguished Professors Named
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/two-more-warren-distinguished-professors-named/

William Grimes Named to Council on Foreign Relations
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/william-grimes-named-to-council-on-foreign-relations/

Singing the Praises of Ann Howard Jones
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/singing-the-praises-of-ann-howard-jones/

David Ferry Wins One of Poetry’s Top Prizes
http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/david-ferry-wins-one-of-poetry’s-top-prizes/

10/2010

The Race for a Nimble Old Age
http://www.bu.edu/today/2010/the-race-for-a-nimble-old-age/

BU Physicist Honored for 1984 Supercollider Work
http://www.bu.edu/today/2010/bu-physicist-honored-for-1984-supercollider-work/

SPH Researcher Wins Award to Fight Breast Cancer
http://www.bu.edu/today/2010/sph-researcher-wins-award-to-fight-breast-cancer/

6/2010

James Collins Wins Lagrange Prize
http://www.bu.edu/today/2010/james-collins-wins-lagrange-prize/

WBUR Wins Courts Reporting Grant, and a Murrow Award
http://www.bu.edu/today/2010/wbur-wins-courts-reporting-grant-and-a-murrow-award/

5/2010

Bubbles Make the Picture Clearer
http://www.bu.edu/today/2010/bubbles-make-the-picture-clearer/

Leonid Levin Wins Humboldt Research Award
http://www.bu.edu/today/2010/leonid-levin-wins-humboldt-research-award/

4/2010

Metcalf Award Winner J. Gregory McDaniel
http://www.bu.edu/today/2010/metcalf-winner-j-gregory-mcdaniel/

Metcalf Award Winner Sandra Nicolucci
http://www.bu.edu/today/2010/metcalf-award-winner-sandra-nicolucci/

Metcalf Award Winner John Caradonna
http://www.bu.edu/today/2010/metcalf-award-winner-john-caradonna/

Jobs Well Done, and Well Appreciated
http://www.bu.edu/today/2010/jobs-well-done-and-well-appreciated/

Goldstein Wins Hartwell Award for Genetics Research
http://www.bu.edu/today/2010/goldstein-wins-hartwell-award-for-genetics-research/

2/2010

Codirector of Haitian Clinic Receives William A. Hinton Award
http://www.bu.edu/today/2010/codirector-of-haitian-clinic-receives-william-a-hinton-award/