Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring

UC Davis Honorees 

Susan Kauzlarich

Susan Kauzlarich, Distinguished Professor of Chemistry, has made novel contributions to research in the synthesis and characterization of inorganic solid state and nanomaterials for emerging technologies. Prof. Kauzlarich is also a recipient of the 2017 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Mentoring. 



Gary S. May

Gary May, Chancellor and Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, is an innovator in semi-conductor manufacturing whose research also helped lay the groundwork for the development of artificial intelligence. Chancellor May has dedicated his career to the establishment of educational and professional development programs to ensure the success of students, faculty and staff from underrepresented groups.