Outstanding TURC Mentors

Each TURC student must have a faculty member to supervise their research. The following exceptional TU faculty have received the Outstanding TURC Mentor awards. The TURC award is announced at the annual TURC dinner attended by the TURC Advisory Board Members, TURC Fellows and other long time supporters of the TURC program along with selected TURC faculty and their students.  

  • 2013 Justin Chalker, Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • 2011 Sean Latham, Pauline Walter Chair in Comparative Literature
  • 2010 Sean Latham, Pauline Walter Chair in Comparative Literature
  • 2009 John Henshaw, Professor of Mechanical Engineering
  • 2008 Parameswar Hari, Assistant Professor of Physics
  • 2007 James G. Watson, Frances W. O’Hornette Professor of Literature
  • 2006 John F. Caruso, Associate Professor of Athletic Training
  • 2005 Gordon H. Purser, Associate Professor of Chemistry