| Natasha Kassulke

The awardees span the four divisions — arts and humanities, physical sciences, social sciences, and biological sciences — on campus.

Education & Outreach


Professor Greg Nemet received a Kohl Public Service Research Competition award to support his work on climate change analysis and policy.

Energy & Society, Policy & Regulation

| Jason Daley

In late November 2019, Ernest Micek Distinguished Chair in Chemical and Biological Engineering 

Transportation & Fuels, Conversion

| Jill Sakai
A large, collaborative Great Lakes Bioenergy research study published April 6 in ChemSusChem, is featured on the journal's cover. The paper, "Assessing the Viability of Recovery of Hydroxycinnamic Acids from Lignocellulosic Biorefinery Alkaline Pretreatment Waste Streams," brings together a diverse team with expertise in many different fields to address a complex problem: how to make a biorefinery biologically and economically sustainable.

Transportation & Fuels, Biofuels & Bioproducts, Conversion, Plant Genetics & Breeding

| Jill Sakai

Researchers at the Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center (GLBRC) at the University of Wisconsin–Madison have developed a method to create hybrid yeasts that combine traits from up to six different species.

Transportation & Fuels, Biofuels & Bioproducts

| Mariel Mohns

In the center of the COVID-19 pandemic, hospitals are racing to maintain quality care for patients with severe disease while facing a shortage of resources and limited understanding of the novel coronavirus.

| Eric Hamilton

Each year, the Secretary of the Faculty recognizes four professors from the University of Wisconsin–Madison for distinguished contributions to research, teaching and service with the Hilldale Awards.

Biofuels & Bioproducts, Plant Genetics & Breeding, Electricity Systems, Microgrids