Awards & Recognitions
  • Article
  • Apr 19 2019

Two University of Kentucky faculty members were honored for their outstanding contributions to research, mentoring and scholarship at the 2019 University of Kentucky Awards ceremony held April 18.

  • Article
  • Feb 15 2019

Himanshu Thapliyal, assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Kentucky, has received a prestigious five-year National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award.

  • Article
  • Feb 14 2019

Stanley Brunn, professor emeritus in the Department of Geography at the University of Kentucky, has been named a fellow in the American Association of Geographers (AAG) 2019 class.

  • Article
  • Feb 5 2019

Richard Jefferies, a professor in the UK Department of Anthropology, was honored with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2018 meeting of the Southeastern Archeological Conference.

  • Blog
  • Jan 31 2019

UK's Office of Research Integrity won a "Best Practice" award for a workshop for researchers, examining motives, misunderstandings and communication gaps, to help volunteers weigh pros and cons.

  • Article
  • Jan 31 2019

A National Science Foundation survey shows steady growth in UK's research enterprise, ranking UK 62nd among 644 universities nationwide for research and development expenditures.

  • Article
  • Jan 14 2019

UK faculty member Ron Zimmer is receiving national attention for his research relating to education.

  • Article
  • Jan 4 2019

Xiaobo “Max” Dong, a doctoral student in the Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering at UK, has been awarded the American Membrane Technology Association Ian C. Watson Fellowship for Membrane Advancement.

  • Article
  • Dec 14 2018

The University of Kentucky Office for Undergraduate Research hosted the 54th annual Oswald Research and Creativity Awards, naming 19 new winners.

  • Article
  • Dec 7 2018

Doug Boyd, director of the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, has received a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award to fund research in Australia as part of a project to expand the operability of the Oral History Metadata Synchronizer technology developed at UK.