Anna Mapp, Edwin Vedejs Collegiate Professor of Chemistry, has been honored with a 2014 Rackham Distinguished Graduate Mentoring Award. Rackham Graduate school Dean Janet Weiss stated that Professor Mapp's accomplishments are "impressive and inspiring."
The awards ceremony will be held on Monday, April 14 at 3:30 pm in the Rackham Amphitheatre with a public reception to follow.
The Distinguished Graduate Mentoring award goes to tenured faculty members who have advised a substantial number of doctoral students over a number of years. Awardees are "faculty who guide students throughout their professional training in a continuing, multifaceted partnership sustained by respect and concern," according to Rackham guidelines.