Recent Honors & Awards

Recent honors & awards

The selected awards and honors listed here demonstrate the range of recognition received by faculty and graduate students within our department.

Amit Hagar has secured The Nathan Shock Center Pilot Award for “Endurance Training and Alzheimer’s Disease Progression –Evidence and Mechanisms” in the total amount of $10,000 for the period of August 1, 2018 to July 31, 2019. In 2015-16, Hagar received a Fulbright Scientific Mobility award to go to UFBA, Bahia, Brazil. He also received a 2015-16 Johnson Center for Entrepreneurship in Biotechnology Pilot Grant.

Elisabeth Lloyd was appointed as distinguished professor, the university’s highest academic rank for scholars and researchers, in December 2018.