Dean's Awards

Dean's Excellence in Leadership Award

Since 2008, Dean Linda P. Fried has presented the Excellence in Leadership award to recognize efforts by the School’s senior leaders that exceed the expectations of any individual role. Past winners, who demonstrate exemplary leadership, excellence, and impact, include:

2020 Recipients

Dr. Jeffrey Shaman, Professor Environmental Health Sciences

Dr. Jessica Justman, Associate Professor Medicine (in Epidemiology and ICAP)

Past Honorees

 
2019
Virginia Rauh, Professor, Population and Family Health
 
2018
Pam Factor-Litvak, Professor of Epidemiology at CUMC​, Associate Dean for Research Resources

2017
Wafaa El-Sadr, University Professor and Director of ICAP

2016
Roger D. Vaughan, Vice Dean for Academic Advancement

2015
Andrew Rundle, Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Y. Claire Wang, Associate Professor of Health Policy and Management

2014
Linda Cushman, Associate Dean of Field Practice and Clinical Professor of Population and Family Health
Marlyn Delva, Senior Associate Dean of Education and Student Affairs and Lecturer, Department of Epidemiology

2013
Melissa Begg, Vice Dean for Education

2012
Anthony Pramberger, Vice Dean for Finance and Administration

2011
Sandro Galea, Chair of Epidemiology and Anna Cheskis Gelman and Murray Charles Gelman Professors of Epidemiology

2010
Moise Desvarieux, Associate Professor of Epidemiology

2009
Melissa Begg, Vice Dean for Education
Andy Davidson, Executive Vice Dean
Wafaa El-Sadr, Professor and Director of ICAP
Bob Fullilove, Associate Dean for Community and Minority Affairs and Professor of Sociomedical Sciences
Sherry Glied, Professor and Chair of Health Policy and Management
Joseph Graziano, Professor of Environmental Health Sciences
Virginia Rauh, Clinical Professor of Population and Family Health
Susan Smith, Associate Dean for Program Development

2008
Andrew Davidson, Executive Vice Dean

Open the nomination form for the Dean's Excellence in Leadership Award. 

 

Dean's Excellence in Administrative Leadership

2020
Bethany Jankunis, Chief of Staff and Interim Co-Lead, Development & Alumni Relations, Dean’s Office

2019
Elizabeth Tashiro, Associate Dean, Information Technology

2018
Rosa Rivera, Associate Dean for Research Administration & Director for MSPH Operations, Office of Sponsored Projects Admin

2017
Heather Krasna, Assistant Dean & Director, Career Services

2016
Mark D. Fussell, Chief Operating Officer, ICAP

 

Dean’s Excellence in Mentoring Award

Created in 2014, this award celebrates excellence in mentoring junior faculty and acknowledges the important role that mentoring plays in the success of our faculty. Nominees are recognized for the quality of advising, guidance, or investment in others’ professional development, sharing professional knowledge and experience, and/or fostering excellence, goals, and independence. Past winners include:

2020
Dr. Jeanine Genkinger, Associate Professor Epidemiology

2019
Ana Navas-Acien, Professor, Environmental Health Sciences

2018
Joe Graziano, Professor​, Environmental Health Sciences

2017
Silvia Martins, Associate Professor of Epidemiology
David Rosner, Ronald H. Lauterstein Professor of Sociomedical Sciences

2016
Linda Cushman, Associate Dean of Field Practice

2015
Karolynn Siegel, Professor of Sociomedial Sciences and Social Work

2014
Regina Santella, Vice Dean for Faculty Affairs and Research and Professor of Environmental Health Sciences

2013
Jim Phillips, Clinical Professor of Population and Family Health
Mary Beth Terry, Associate Professor of Epidemiology

Open the nomination form for the Dean's Excellence in Mentorship Award.