Candler selected as McKnight Presidential Professor
AEM faculty member, Graham Candler, has been selected as a McKnight Presidential Professor. There are currently only eleven individuals holding the title which is given to the recipients for the duration of their careers.
The McKnight Presidential Professorship is among the highest honors for faculty at the University. Recipients are recommended by their college dean and chosen at the discretion of the president based, in part, on their academic and research accomplishments and their contributions to advancing the University among its peers.
As a result or receiving this award , Candler will be added to the University's renowned Scholars Walk. The geographical landmarkstretches across the majority of the East Bank campus and "celebrates the research and classroom accomplishments of the University’s award-winning faculty and students, and provides a prominent memorial to those honored."
For more information on Candler and his research group, click here.