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July 18, 2012

Best Dissertation Award 2012: Caley D. Horan, History

University of Minnesota 'Best Dissertation' Awards for 2012

Arts & Humanities - Caley D. Horan, History
Advisers: Regents Professor Elaine Tyler May and Professor Lary May
Dissertation: Actuarial Age: Insurance and the Emergence of Neoliberalism in the Postwar United States
Current Position: Lecturer, Princeton University

Each recipient will receive an award of $1,000.

Congratulations, Caley Horan!

Biological & Medical Sciences - Sagar S. Agarwal, Pharmaceutics
Adviser: Professor William Elmquist
Dissertation: Improving Delivery of Molecularly Targeted Agents to Glioma
Current Position: Senior Clinical Pharmacokineticist l, Abbott Laboratories

Physical Sciences & Engineering - Eduardo Reategui, Mechanical Engineering
Adviser: Professor Alptekin Aksan
Dissertation: Encapsulation of Proteins and Cells in Silica Nanoporous Materials
Current Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Social & Behavioral Sciences & Education - Ellery Frahm, Archaeology
Adviser: Professor Gilbert Tostevin
Dissertation: The Bronze-Age Obsidian Industry at Tell Mozan (Ancient Urkesh), Syria
Current Position: Marie Curie Experienced Research Fellow, University of Sheffield