Professional & Academic Award of Excellence

Benjamin HeldThe Professional and Academic Award has been established to promote and recognize excellence in job performance among P&A personnel in the Department of Plant Pathology.

2016 Recipient: Ben Held

In addition to being a very productive scientist and having an outstanding list of publications, Held was given this award because he has been a great mentor to graduate and undergraduate students working in the department and an excellent ambassador for the department.

Past Recipients



2015 Lori Buboltz
2014 None
2013 Rebecca Curland
2012 Lindsey Otto-Hanson
2011 None
2010 None
2009 Yanhong Dong
2008 Crystal Floyd
2007 None
2006 Jason Brantner
2005 Steven Cannon