Annual Research Awards

The annual Research Awards Program honors those who contribute significantly to the mission of Research and allows colleges and centers to recognize and reward students, faculty and support staff for their accomplishments, research and creative endeavors. The Research Award program is intended to increase awareness of MSU research programs and capabilities.

Nominations for annual awards are sought in the spring of each year.

2019 Research Award Winners 2020 Research Award Winners 2021 Research Award Winners

2022 Research Award Winners

Background Image Alternative Text: Bo Tang

Emerging Research Scholar Award

Dr. Bo Tang

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 

James Worth Bagley College of Engineering  

Background Image Alternative Text: Reuben Burch

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Award

Dr. Reuben Burch

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering 

James Worth Bagley College of Engineering

Background Image Alternative Text: Michael Nadorff

Mid-Career Research Scholar Award

Dr. Michael Nadorff

Department of Psychology

College of Arts and Sciences

Background Image Alternative Text: Ozan Ozdemir

Research Professional Award

Dr. Ozan Ozdemir

Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences

College of Veterinary Medicine


Background Image Alternative Text: Laura Andrews

Research Support Award

Ms. Laura Andrews

Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture

College of Forest Resources