Honors and Awards

UC Davis planetary scientist and MacArthur Fellow Sarah Stewart

Faculty Honors and Awards

Faculty in the UC Davis College of Letters and Science are leaders in their fields and nationally recognized for the depth and breadth of their expertise across a wide array of disciplines.

Our more than 900 distinguished and engaged faculty inspire collaborative cross-disciplinary exchange of ideas across creative, historical, philosophical, cultural, and biological perspectives. They advance scientific discovery with an eye on today’s biggest questions in science and society and make foundational discoveries that lead to the global solutions of tomorrow. 

Among our faculty are recipients of top awards for exceptional scholarship, teaching and mentoring, community engagement, and service to the professions.