Honors and Awards

Harold Pollack and Stephanie Roberts to be inducted as fellows into American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare

Stephanie A. Robert (Cohort 3 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

and Harold Pollack (Cohort 1- Yale) are to be inducted as fellows into the American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare at the Society for Social Work Research (SSWR) conference in Washington DC on January 15, 2016. This honor was announced on the Social Worker Helper, November 18, 2015.

 

Dr. Pollack is the Helen Ross Professor, in the School of Social Service Administration, and Co-Director of the University of Chicago Crime Lab at the University of Chicago.

Dr. Robert is Professor in the School of Social Work at University of Wisconsin - Madison
December 21, 2015

Susan Webb Yackee was elected to National Academy of Public Administration.

Susan Webb Yackee (Cohort 10 — Michigan Alumni List) 

was mentioned in the article, "La Follette School Director Elected to Prestigious National Academy of Public Administration" announcing her election to the National Academy of Public Administration, October 15 2015. 

Dr. Yackee is Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor of Public Affairs and Political Science in the at University of Wisconsin - Madison
October 21, 2015

Andrew Goodman-Bacon receives Allan Nevins Prize

Andrew Goodman-Bacon (Cohort 21 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

is the recipient of the 2015 Allan Nevins Prize for the Best Dissertation in U.S. or Canadian Economic History, awarded by the Economic History Association, September 2015. 

Dr. Goodman-Bacon is Assistant Professor in the Department of Economics at Vanderbilt University
September 16, 2015

Naomi Murakawa receives Michael Harrington Book Award

Naomi Murakawa (Cohort 13 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

was awarded the Michael Harrington Book Award for The First Civil Right: How Liberals Built Prison America, by the Organized Section on New Political Science, by the American Political Science Association, September 2015. 

Dr. Murakawa is Associate Professor in the Department of African American Studies at Princeton University
September 09, 2015

Michael Gusmano gets APSA Best Article Award

Michael K. Gusmano (Cohort 2 — Yale Alumni List) 

received the Best Article Award, for "The Administrative Presidency and Fractious Federalism: The Case of Obamacare", from the Organized Section on Federalism and Intergovernmental Relations by the American Political Science Association, September 2015. 

Dr. Gusmano is Associate Professor of Health Policy in the School of Public Health at Rutgers University
September 09, 2015