Faculty Accolades

Ralph Archuleta (emeritus)

Harry F. Reid Medal, Seismological Society of America

Fellow, American Geophysical Union (2011)

Tanya Atwater (emeritus)

Member, National Academy of Sciences (1997)

AAAS Newcomb Cleveland Prize for the top research paper in the journal Science (1980)

Fellow, American Geophysical Union (1975)

Gold Medal, Society of Women Geographers

Fellow, Geological Society of America

NSF Distinguished Teaching Award

Leopold von Buch Medal, German Geosciences Society, DGG

Stanley Awramik

Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science

Fellow, Geological Society of America (2013)

Douglas Burbank

Member, National Academy of Sciences (2010)

Fellow, American Geophysical Union (2008)

Fellow, Geological Society of America

Donald J. Easterbrook Distinguished Scientist Award, Geological Society of America (2009)

UCSB Outstanding Graduate Mentor (2009)

Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (2012)

Cathy Busby

Fellow, Geological Society of America

John Cottle

Mineralogical Society of America, Distinguished Lecturer (2016-17)

Early Career Award. Geological Society of America Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Petrology, & Volcanology Division (2016)

John Crowell (emeritus)

Member, National Academy of Sciences (1981)

Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences (1980)

Penrose Medal (1995)

Mike Fuller (emeritus)

Fellow, American Geophysical Union

Bradley Hacker

Fellow, Geological Society of America

Fellow, Mineralogical Society of America

Fellow, American Geophysical Union (2010)

Rachel Haymon (emeritus)

Fellow, Geological Society of America

AAAS Newcomb Cleveland Prize for the top research paper in the journal Science (1980)

Matthew Jackson

F.W. Clarke Medal (2014)

AGU's Hisashi Kuno Award for Volcanology, Geochemistry & Petrology (2014)

AGU's MacElwane Medal (2015)

Fellow, American Geophysical Union (2015)

Edward A. Keller

Donald J. Easterbrook Distinguished Scientist Award, Geological Society of America (2004)

Textbook Excellence Award, Text and Academic Authors Association

Fellow, Geological Society of America

James Kennett (emeritus)

Member, National Academy of Sciences (2000)

Fellowship in the Paleontological Society

Fellow, American Geophysical Union (1985)

Joseph A. Cushman Award for Foramniferal Research

Honorary Fellow, European Union of Geosciences

Shepard Medal, Society of Sedimentary Geologists

David Lea

Leopold Leadership Fellow (2009)

Guggenheim Fellow (2002)

Cesare Emiliani Lectureship, American Geophysical Union

UCSB Distinguished Teaching Award

Fellow, Google Science Communication (2011)

Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (2012)

Fellow, American Geophysical Union (2013)

Lorraine Lisiecki

Suburu Outstanding Woman in Science Award, Geological Society of America

Bruce Luyendyk (emeritus)

Fellow, American Geophysical Union (2002)

AAAS Newcomb Cleveland Prize for the top research paper in the journal Science (1980)

Fellow, Geological Society of America (1975)

Ken Macdonald (emeritus)

Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences (2013)

Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science

Fellow, American Geophysical Union (1995)

AAAS Newcomb Cleveland Prize for the top research paper in the journal Science (1980)

Fellow, Geological Society of America

Susannah Porter

UCSB Distinguished Teaching Award (2013)

Jim Mattinson (emeritus)

Fellow, Geological Society of America

Frank Spera

Fellow, Mineralogical Society of America

Arthur Sylvester (emeritus)

Fellow, Geological Society of America

UCSB Distinguished Teaching Award

Toshiro Tanimoto

Fellow, American Geophysical Union (2012)

Bruce Tiffney

Fellow, Geological Society of America

UCSB Distinguished Teaching Award

David Valentine

NSF Career Award in Chemical Oceanography (2005)

UCSB Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Mentorship of Undergraduate Research

Leopold Leadership Fellowship (2013)