MESA Mentoring Award
The MESA Mentoring Award was established in 1995 and first given at MESA’s 1996 annual meeting. The award recognizes exceptional contributions retired faculty have made to the education and training of others.
2016 Nomination Guidelines
MESA members are invited to submit written nominations for the 2016 MESA Mentoring Award to the MESA Secretariat. Letters of nomination should detail the contributions of the retired individual as mentor/teacher. The nominator should complete the official nomination form on which he or she will provide for him or herself and the nominee the following information:
- mailing address, city, state, zip code, country
- telephone and fax numbers, and e-mail address
The nominator should also provide the name of two individuals who have benefited from the mentoring/teaching of the nominated individual. Letters of reference from these individuals may be submitted as well. If possible, the nominator should also append a short biographical sketch of the nominee.
Nominators are reminded that the award is intended for retired faculty who have made substantial contributions to the education and training of others.
The deadline for receipt of nominations for the 2016 MESA Mentoring Award is June 01, 2016. Nominations should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to: MESA Mentoring Award, Middle East Studies Association, 3542 N Geronimo Ave, Tucson AZ 85705.
Please address questions to:
Middle East Studies Association
3542 N. Geronimo Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85705
520-333-2577 ext. 102
2016 Award Recipient
Richard W. Bulliet
See below for list of previous awardees.
|2015||Jere L. Bacharach, University of Washington
Israel Gershoni, Tel Aviv University
|2014||Salih J. Altoma, Indiana University|
|2013||Wadad Kadi, University of Chicago|
|2012||Charles D. Smith, University of Arizona|
Clement Moore Henry, University of Texas at Austin
Ira M. Lapidus, University of California, Berkeley
|2009||Robert L. Tignor, Princeton University|
|2008||Walter G. Andrews, University of Washington|
|2007||Norman Iskowitz, Princeton University|
|2006||William Cleveland (posthumously), Simon Fraser University|
|2005||Ralph Jaekel, University of California, Los Angeles|
|2004||Issa J. Boullata, McGill University|
|2003||Robert A. Fernea, University of Texas at Austin|
|2001||Nikki R. Keddie, University of California, Los Angeles|
|2000||Arthur E. Goldschmidt, Jr., Pennsylvania State University
Afaf Lutfi Al-Sayyid Marsot, University of California, Los Angeles
|1999||Charles Issawi, Princeton University|
|1998||L. Carl Brown, Princeton University|
|1997||Farhat J. Ziadeh, University of Washington|
J. C. Hurewitz, Columbia University