Robert W. Janes Award for an Outstanding Graduate Student

The Robert W. Janes Award for an Outstanding Graduate Student in the University of Maryland Sociology Department is given each year to a graduate student whose exemplary work has been recognized by the Sociology faculty. It is named for Professor Janes (1964-1984), and given in honor of his commitment to graduate education and his love of ideas.

Past Janes Award Winners

2023 Chandra Reyna
2022

Kelsey Drotning

Connor Powelson

2021 Amanda Dewey
2020

Zhiyong Lin

Gordon Rinderknecht

2019

Melissa Brown

Fatima Zahra

2018 Wendy Laybourn
2017

Lucia Lykke

Joanna Pepin

Shengwei Sun

2016 Luoman Bao
2015 Tyler Myroniuk
2014 Kriti Vikram
2013

Gheda Temsay

2012 Kathleen Denny
2010 Emily Mann
2009 Sara Kendig
2008 Vanessa Wight
2006 Jeffrey Nicholas Stepinsky
2006 Sara Beth Raley
2005

Yuko Kurashina

Marybeth Mattingly

2004 Todd Stillman
2003 Angela Stach
2002

Maitreyi Das

Stephani Hatch

2001 Liana Sayer
2000

Soumya Alva

Bradford Booth

1999 Timothy P. Moran
1997 Philip N. Cohen
1996 Stephen E. Lankenau
1995 Mitali Sen
1994 Joan M. Hermsen
1993 Morten G. Ender
1992 John Daniel Schubert
1991 Sunita Kishor
1990 Bruce Rankin
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Other Departmental Awards

Below is a list of recipients of other awards given by the Sociology Department. Information on awards can be found here.

 
 
2023  

Constanza Hurtado

Dr. Ramon Henkel Quantitative Research Award

Jingwen Liu

Dr. Ramon Henkel Quantitative Research Award

Seung Wan Kim

Harriet B. Presser Fellowship

Angelica Loblack

William H. Form Summer Research Fellowship

Shriyam Gupta

William H. Form Summer Research Fellowship

Seung Wan Kim

William H. Form Summer Research Fellowship 

2022

 

Name

Award

Jing Ye

Harriet B. Presser Fellowship

Teagan Murphy

William H. Form Summer Research Fellowship

Katelyn Foltz

William H. Form Summer Research Fellowship

Seung Wan Kim

William H. Form Summer Research Fellowship

2021

 

Name

Award

Shilpa Reddy

Harriet B. Presser Fellowship

2020  

Name

Award

Yuko Hara

Harriet B. Presser Fellowship

2019  

Name

Award

Zhiyong Lin

Harriet B. Presser Fellowship

Seung Wan Kim

William H. Form Summer Research Fellowship

Jing Ye

William H. Form Summer Research Fellowship

Brittany Dernberger

Dr. Ramon Henkel Quantitative Research Award

2018

 

 

Name

Award

 

Fatima Zahara

Harriet B. Presser Fellowship

 

Simone Durham

William H. Form Summer Research Fellowship

Shilpa Reddy

William H. Form Summer Research Fellowship

Jessica Pena

Dr. Ramon Henkel Quantitative Research Award

You can also view the Graduate School's Fellowships and Awards website to see past award recipients from the Sociology Department.

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