Manasse Awards

Manasse Scholar 

The S.P. Manasse and Margaret Manasse Scholar is awarded to a faculty member in the College of Arts and Sciences for support of research, teaching, and/or service/outreach. One Manasse Scholar is selected each spring. The award is in the amount of $10,000 and the recipient has 2 years to spend the funds. The money may be used to support any special project in research, service/outreach, or teaching. The Manasse Scholar will be selected by the College of Arts and Sciences Awards Committee based upon the following criteria outlined in the endowment.

The recipient of this award shall:

  • Be an eminent scholar whose record and reputation comports with being named the recipient of this award
  • Be actively engaged in scholarship, teaching, and/or service/outreach
  • Have made significant contributions to scholarship and/or education in his/her chosen area
  • Brings excellence to his/her chosen discipline
  • Provides leadership to faculty and students through scholarship or exemplary academic teaching and classroom rigor

S. P. Manasse and Margaret Manasse

Scholar for Excellence
In Scholarship and Teaching in the College of Arts and Sciences

Josefina Alvarez
Mathematical Sciences
2000-2001
Jim Ni 
Physics
2011
Joseph Wang
Chemistry & Biochemistry
2002-2004
Laura A. Thompson
Psychology
2011
William Eamon
History
2004-2006
John B. Wright
Geography
2011
Timothy F. Lawton
Geology
2007-2009
Enrico Pontelli
Computer Science
2012
Jerry Ann Alt
Music
2011
Elba Serrano
Biology
2013
Peter Houde
Biology
2011
Margaret Malamud
History
2014
Harriet Kramer Linkin
English
2011
 
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