Awards & Department Kudos

Graduate Student Awards

  • Doctoral Candidates, Roberto Ortiz and Kevin Revier both received the 2019 Graduate Student Excellence Award for Excellence in Research from Binghamton University's Graduate School.

  • Doctoral Candidate, Sung Hee Ru, won the 2018 best graduate student paper award from New York State Sociological Association for his paper "Mapping transformation of nineteenth century Chinese cities within China's incorporation."


Department Kudos

  • Doctoral Candidate, Gabreella Friday wins 2019 Graduate Student Award for Excellence in Service.
  • Doctoral Candidate, Nilufer Akalin and Odilka Santiago, PhD win 2019 Graduate Student Award for Excellence in Teaching.
  • Doctoral Candidate, Daniel Cunha wins 2019 Graduate Student Award for Excellence in Research.
  • Kevin Revier, PhD wins BU's 2019 Distinguished Dissertation Award in the Social Sciences.
  • Doctoral Candidate, Busra Doga wins 2020-21 Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH) Public Humanities Fellowship.
  • Doctoral Candidate, Michael Stephens wins 2020-21 Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH) Dissertation Fellowship .
  • Delal Aydin, PhD wins Sociology Department's 2019 Distinguished Dissertation Award.
  • Doctoral Candidate, Kai Wen Yang, wins 2018 Graduate Student Award for Excellence in Teaching.
  • Albert Fu, PhD wins 2019 award for Distinguished Teaching from the Political Economy of the World-System Section of the ASA.
  • Brendan McQuade, PhD wins 2019 Best Book Award from Marxist Section of the ASA.
  • Toivo Asheeke, PhD won BU's 2018 Distinguished Dissertation Award in the Social Sciences.
  • Doctoral Candidate, Michael Stephens received a Fulbright Fellowship to conduct doctoral research in Colombia during the 2019-20 academic year.