Faculty Awards and Recognitions, Fall 2006 - Present

Victor Baker
Inaugural International Lecturer, Geological Society of America, 2012
Distinguished Career Award, Geological Society of America Quaternary Geology & Geomorphology Division, 2010

Susan Beck
George P. Woolard Award, Geological Society of America, Geophysics Division, 2017
Fellow, Geological Society of America, 2015
Gutenberg Lecturer, Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, 2014
Fellow, American Geophysical Union, 2014
Chair, IRIS board of directors, 2008
Outstanding Faculty Award, UA Geosciences Advisory Board, 2008

Richard Bennett
Richard Ruiz Outstanding Faculty Fellow in a Specialized Center Award, UA Student Affairs and Enrollment Management, Academic Initiatives and Student Success, 2015

Barbara Carrapa
Fellow, Geological Society of America, 2017
Associate Editor, GSA Bulletin, 2017
Outstanding Faculty Award, UA Geosciences Advisory Board, 2015
Guest Professorship, ETH Zurich, 2014         

Andrew Cohen
Israel C. Russell Award, Geological Society of America Limnogeology Division, 2015
University Distinguished Professor Award, University of Arizona, 2014
Board Chair, Drilling, Observation and Sampling of the Earth's Continental Crust, 2012

George Davis
Superior Teaching Award, College of Humanities Seminar Program, 2015
Distinguished Alumni Award, College of Wooster, 2015
Exemplary Status for Innovative Teaching Activity, On the Cutting Edge, 2014
President, Geological Society of America, 2012
Honorary Doctorate Degree, Carleton College, 2012
Inspire Integrity Award, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, 2012
Structural Geology and Tectonics Division Career Contributor Award, Geological Society of America, 2011
Chair, NSF Advisory Committee for the Directorate for Geosciences, 2008-2010

Peter DeCelles
Pettijohn Medal, SEPM Society for Sedimentary Geology, 2018
Outstanding Faculty Award, UA Geosciences Advisory Board, 2017
Galileo Circle Fellow, University of Arizona, 2012
Galileo Circle Fellow, University of Arizona, 2010
Laurence L. Sloss Award for Lifetime Achievement in Sedimentary Geology, Geological Society of America Sedimentary Geology Division, 2008

Robert Downs
Elected Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2010

Mihai Ducea
Science co-editor, GSA Today, 2018 - 2021
Fulbright U.S. Scholar, Fulbright, 2017
Associate Editor, Tectonics, 2017
Discipline Chief Professorship, China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, 2016 - 2019
Associate Editor, International Geology Review, 2016
Fellow, Geological Society of America, 2016
Honorary Member, Academy of Romanian Scientists, 2016

Karl Flessa
Visiting Professor, University of Vienna, 2016
Partners in Conservation Award, U.S. Department of the Interior, 2014
Distinguished Visiting Scientist, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Organisation, Australia, 2014
Distinguished Faculty Award, University of Arizona Department of Geosciences Advisory Board, 2014
Distinguished Guest Scientist, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 2013

Jibamitra Ganguly
Fellow, American Geophysical Union, 2014

George Gehrels
Fellow, American Geophysical Union, 2015
Lifetime Achievement Award, Scientific Detectors in Astronomy Conference, 2013
Galileo Circle Fellow, University of Arizona, 2012
Day Medal, Geological Society of America, 2011

C. Vance Haynes
Career Achievement Award, Geosciences Advisory Board and UA Department of Anthropology, 2008

Vance Holliday
Fryxell Award for Interdisciplinary Research, Society for American Archaeology, 2017        
Gladys Cole Award, Geological Society of America, 2012

Timothy Jull
Distinguised Guest Scientist, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 2013
Fulbright Fellowship, Fulbright, 2012

Paul Kapp
Outstanding Faculty Award, UA Geosciences Advisory Board, 2011
Fellow, Geological Society of America, 2010
Donath Medal, Geological Society of America, 2008
Outstanding Young Scientist Award, Geological Society of America, 2008

Luke McGuire
Bisgrove Scholar, Science Foundation Arizona, 2017

Jonathan Patchett
Fellow, American Geophysical Union, 2010

Jon Pelletier
Fellow, Geological Society of America, 2015
Galileo Circle Fellow, University of Arizona, 2012

Jay Quade
Fellow, Geochemical Society & European Association of Geochemistry, 2016
Fellow, American Geophysical Union, 2015
Fellow, Geological Society of America, 2015
Galileo Circle Fellow, University of Arizona, 2012
Galileo Circle Fellow, University of Arizona, 2007

Peter Reiners
Fellow, Geological Society of America, 2015
MIT Crosby Lecturer, Masschusetts Institute of Technology, 2015
Marie Curie Fellowship, European Union, 2012     

Randall Richardson
Outstanding Faculty Award, UA Geosciences Advisory Board, 2016

Joaquin Ruiz
President, Geological Society of America, 2010

Joellen Russell
1885 Society Distinguished Scholar, University of Arizona, 2014
Gerard P. Kuiper Award, University of Arizona, 2014
Appointee, US Carbon Cycle Scientific Steering Group, 2014
Distinguished Lecturer, American Association of Petroleum Geologists, 2011
General Eduction Teaching Award, UA Provost's office, 2010

Eric Seedorff
Outstanding Faculty Award, UA Geosciences Advisory Board, 2014
Fellow, ARC Centre of Excellence in Climate System Science, University of Melbourne, 2013
Honorary Faculty, University of Melbourne School of Earth Sciences, 2013

Jessica Tierney
Packard Science and Engineering Fellowship, The David and Lucile Packard Foundation, 2015          
Pieter Schenck Award, European Association of Organic Geochemists, 2015
James B. Macelwane Medal, American Geophysical Union, 2014       

Spencer Titley
Alumni Heritage Hall inductee, East High (Denver), 2016
Mineral Industry Education Award, SME/AIME - American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers, 2014

Jianjun Yin
Junior Scientist Travel Award, WGOMD/SOP Workshop on Sea Level Rise, Ocean/Ice Shelf Interactions and Ice Sheets, Hobart, Australia, 2013

George Zandt
Outstanding Faculty Award, UA Geosciences Advisory Board, 2012  
Fellow, American Geophysical Union, 2011