On April 29th, 2014 Dr. Richard Martin presented the Toxicology Research Excellence Award to Aaron Gross for research he performed while he was a Ph. D. student in Dr. Joel Coats' lab.
In 2014, Coats' lab alumni and current visiting professor, Dr. Steven Bradbury received the Henry A. Wallace Award for Outstanding Leadership to National and International Agriculture from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Iowa State University.
Lab alumnus Dr. Keri Carstens received the Outstanding Regional Chapter Member Award from the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) at the 35th Annual North America Meeting.
Edmund Norris received the Wayne A. Rowley 2014 Scholarship in Entomology at the 2014 Entomology Winter Party. The Rowley Scholarship is awarded annually to one undergraduate or graduate student majoring in Entomology.