Essner receives Exemplary Faculty Mentor Award

March 10, 2021
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Jeff Essner, associate professor in genetics, development and cell biology

Jeff Essner, professor in genetics, development and cell biology (GDCB), received an Exemplary Faculty Mentor Award from the Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost in 2020.

According to Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost information, the award recognizes “mentors who go above and beyond the formal expectations of Iowa State’s mentoring program. Winners are nominated by their ‘mentee’ for the positive impact they have made in their lives and careers.”

About receiving the award, Essner said, “I am very lucky and honored to work with such wonderful junior colleagues.” 

For a complete list of 2020 Exemplary Faculty Mentor Awardees, visit the Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost article, “Exemplary Faculty Mentor Awardees Citations.”

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