Teaching Awards

Biology professors recognized for their excellence in teaching.


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Chris Armour

Teaching Professor

  • Outstanding Science Faculty Award, Revelle College, 2016
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, UCSD School of Pharmacy, 2014
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, Thurgood Marshall College, 2013
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, Sixth College, 2010
  • Outstanding Science Faculty Award, Revelle College, 2010
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, Warren College, 2009
  • Outstanding Science Faculty Award, Revelle College, 2005
  • Outstanding Science Faculty Award, Revelle College, 2004
  • Outstanding Science Faculty Award, Revelle College, 2001
  • Barbara J. and Paul D. Saltman Distinguished Teaching Award, UC San Diego, 2000


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James Cooke

Assistant Teaching Professor

  • Outstanding Science Faculty Award, Revelle College, 2018
  • Outstanding Professor Award from the Panhellenic Council, UC San Diego, 2017


Cindy Gustafson-Brown

Lecturer

  • Outstanding Science Faculty Award, Revelle College, 2015
  • Saltman Distinguished Teaching Award, UCSD, 2010


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Randy Hampton

Professor

  • Outstanding Science Faculty Award Revelle College, 2019
  • Panhellenic Society Distinguished Faculty Award, 2017
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, Roosevelt College, 2015
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, Revelle College, 2007
  • Paul Saltman Chair for Science Education, 2003
  • Chancellor’s Associates Teaching Award, 2002


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Jens Lykke-Andersen

Professor

  • Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award, 2019
  • Star Award for extraordinary contributions in scholarship, teaching and service, UCSD Committee on Academic Personnel, 2015-16


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Stephanie Mel

Teaching Professor

  • Outstanding Faculty Award Thurgood Marshall College, 2019
  • Chancellor’s Associates Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, 2017
  • Outstanding Professor Award, Panhellenic Society, 2012
  • Outstanding Science Faculty Award Revelle College, 2007


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James Nieh

Professor

  • SD Science Educator’s Association Excellence in University Teaching Award, 2011
  • UCSD Academic Senate Distinguished Teaching Award, 2009


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Lorraine Pillus

Professor

  • Teaching Excellence Award, Associated Student of the Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2005


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Keefe Reuther

Lecturer

  • Saltman Distinguished Teaching Award, UCSD, 2018


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Martin Yanofsky

Distinguished Professor

  • Distinguished Teaching Award, UCSD Alumni Foundation, 2007