Honoring Outstanding Research Dissertations

From left: Chancellor Khosla, Graduate Division Dean Kit Pogliano, GSA VP – Academic Affairs Vladimir Jovanovic, Medal Recipient Alina Mendez, Professor David Gutierrez; Medal Recipient Zhenbin Wang, Associate Professor Shyue Ping Ong, VC – Research Sandra Brown

The Chancellor’s Dissertation Medal recognizes outstanding Ph.D. dissertations from each academic division of UC San Diego.  This year’s recipients were chosen because of the impact, originality, presentation and quality of their work.  At today’s medal ceremony at the Faculty Club, Chancellor Khosla congratulated the honorees and thanked them for their contributions to their field, both past and future.  Learn more about the Chancellor’s Dissertation Medal and this year’s recipients.

Chancellor Khosla presents the Chancellor's Dissertation Medal to Alina Mendez.

Chancellor Khosla presents the Chancellor's Dissertation Medal to Zhenbin Wang.