Dr. Joel Coats receives the Margaret Ellen White Graduate Faculty Award

September 22, 2015

photograph of Joel Coats with President LeathDr. Joel Coats, Charles F. Curtiss Distinguished Professor of Entomology and Toxicology, has received the Margaret Ellen White Graduate Faculty Award.

The title of Distinguished Professor, first awarded in 1956, is the highest academic honor the university bestows. It recognizes a faculty member whose accomplishments in research or creative activities have had a significant impact on his or her discipline, and who has demonstrated outstanding performance in at least one other area of faculty responsibility. Nominees must hold the rank of professor and have served for at least five years prior to the current year on the Iowa State faculty. The awardee retains the title for the remainder of his or her career at the university.

Congratulations, Dr. Coats, from the Department of Entomology at Iowa State University!

Photograph of Joel Coats receiving award from President Leath