Sarah Wald Wins Fund for Faculty Excellence Award

The Office of the Provost awards Wald for excellence in research, teaching, and service

The Office of the Provost recently recognized Professor Sarah Wald with the Fund for Faculty Excellence Award. The honor, established in 2006 by contributions from Lori Lokey and Campaign Oregon: Transforming Lives, recognizes excellence in research, teaching, and service.

Professor Wald's research in Latinx studies calls attention to the intersections of land, labor, and race. She works both in English and Environmental Studies, where she is currently Associate Director of the ENVS program. 

This award comes on the heels of several other successful projects, including the Emerald Earth Film Festival, which Wald co-organized, and a pedagogy workshop on next year's common reading, Under the Feet of Jesus. Please join us in congratuating Professor Wald on this wonderful achivement!