Iowa Academy of Science Distinguished Awards

Nominations are due the first Friday in February

The contributions of Iowa's Scientific Community have transformed our world view, protected our natural heritage and fostered succeeding generations of eager science researchers. In recognition of the best contributions of Iowans to science research, science education, and service to science, the Iowa Academy of Science established the Distinguished Science Awards Program in 1980. Nominators and nominees do not need to be members of the Iowa Academy of Science. 


2017 Distinguished Award Recipients

129th Iowa Academy of Science Annual Meeting
April 21, 2017
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls

 Dr. Neil Bernstein Mount Mercy University Cedar Rapids  Distinguished Fellow

Dr. Neil Bernstein
Mount Mercy University
Cedar Rapids
Distinguished Fellow

 Dr. Gustavo MacIntosh Iowa State University Ames  Distinguished Iowa Scientist

Dr. Gustavo MacIntosh
Iowa State University
Ames
Distinguished Iowa Scientist

 Dr. Heidi Sleister Drake University Des Moines  Distinguished Iowa Science Teaching

Dr. Heidi Sleister
Drake University
Des Moines
Distinguished Iowa Science Teaching

 Dr. Pat Singer Simpson College Indianola  Distinguished Iowa Science Teaching

Dr. Pat Singer
Simpson College
Indianola
Distinguished Iowa Science Teaching


2015 Distinguished Award Recipients

127th Iowa Academy of Science Annual Meeting
University of Iowa
Iowa City

 Harry T. Horner, Ph.D. Department of Botany Iowa State University  Distinguished Iowa Scientist

Harry T. Horner, Ph.D.
Department of Botany
Iowa State University
Distinguished Iowa Scientist

 
 Gene A. Lucas, Ph.D. Professor Emeritus, Biology Drake University  Distinguished Service

Gene A. Lucas, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Biology
Drake University
Distinguished Service