Cerel Awarded University Professorship

Cerel Awarded University Professorship

University of Kentucky College of Social Work professor Julie Cerel was presented a University Research Professorship Award at a reception hosted by President Eli Capilouto at Maxwell Place on April 30. The award amount is $10,000 for one year to be used for research, scholarship, and creative endeavors in the 2019-20 academic year.

“The University Research Professorship Awards honor 16 members of our faculty who have demonstrated excellence in scholarship and creative work that addresses scientific, social, cultural and economic challenges in our region and around the world,” said Lisa Cassis, UK’s vice president for research in a UKNow story.

The awards were established by the UK Board of Trustees in 1976 to recognize outstanding research achievements.