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Faculty Awards

University of Minnesota Awards

Arthur "Red" Motley Exemplary Teaching Award Recipients
  • Jigna Desai, 2003–2004
  • Edén Torres, 2002–2003
  • Jacquelyn Zita, 1991
Endowed Chair
  • Regina Kunzel (Fesler-Lempert Chair)
  • Helen Longino (Winton Chair)
  • Richa Nagar (Beverly and Richard Fink Professorship in Liberal Arts)
  • Richa Nagar (Russell M. and Elizabeth M. Bennett Chair in Excellence)
Institute for Advanced Study Fellowships
  • Jigna Desai
  • Amy Kaminsky
McKnight Land-Grant Professorship
  • Richa Nagar, 2000
Morse Alumni Awards for Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Education
  • Jigna Desai (finalist)
  • Richa Nagar (finalist, 2007)
  • Edén Torres (finalist)
  • Jacquelyn Zita, 1997
President's Award for Outstanding Service
  • Jigna Desai, 2007
  • Jacquelyn Zita, 2006
Postbaccalaureate, Graduate, and Professional Education Award
  • Jigna Desai, 2013–2014
Scholar of the College
  • Richa Nagar, 2008
Single Semester Leave, College of Liberal Arts
  • Richa Nagar (2012, 2000)
  • Jigna Desai (2012, 2001)
Visiting Professorship

Jigna Desai - Harvard, 2009

External Faculty Awards & Residential and Postdoctoral Fellowships

2021 Mellon Foundation Just Futures Initiative Grant
  • Jigna Desai
National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship
  • Amy Kaminsky
Residential and Postdoctoral Fellowships
  • Richa Nagar - Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences(CASBS), Stanford (2005–06)
  • Richa Nagar - Resident Fellow, Jawaharlal Nehru Institute for Advanced Study, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi (2011–12)