UCI social sciences is proud to have among its ranks four recipients of recent Celebration of Teaching Awards. The honors, awarded annually by the UCI Division of Teaching Excellence and Innovation, recognize faculty, instructors and teaching assistants who have demonstrated excellence in undergraduate teaching at UCI.

Most Promising Future Faculty
Neak Loucks, Ph.D. Candidate, Anthropology | Misbah Hyder, Ph.D. Candidate, Political Science


Inclusive Excellence Teaching Awards
Al Valdez, Lecturer, Social Sciences


Social Sciences Dean’s Honoree
Cecelia Lynch, Professor, Political Science


Congratulations to all recipients honored for exhibiting excellence inside and outside the classroom!


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