Employee awards, honors and accolades for winter term 2019

Jan. 15 – Two business law faculty members have been named visiting fellows at the University of Oxford. Andrea Coles-Bjerre, associate professor and faculty director of the Business Law Program, and Carl Bjerre, professor of business law, will be visiting fellows at the Commercial Law Centre from January to March.

Jan. 7 – Linda Price, Lundquist College of Business Phillip H. Knight Chair and professor of marketing, was named an Association of Consumer Research Fellow and American Marketing Association Fellow in 2018. Only nine scholars have ever earned both honors, and she is the first person to receive both awards in the same year.

Jan. 4 – Sharon Luk, assistant professor of ethnic studies, has earned the Matei Calinescu Prize for her book, “The Life of Paper: Letters and Poetics of Living Beyond Capacity.” The award is given by the Modern Language Association, which works to strengthen the study and teaching of languages and literature.

Jan. 3 – Alan Meyer, professor emeritus of management, was recognized by the Academy of Management with a 2018 Organization and Management Theory Distinguished Scholar Award. The award to scholars whose contributions have been central to the intellectual development of the field of organization studies.


Each term Around the O Workplace will recognize awards, honors and other professional recognition of University of Oregon faculty, staff, and graduate employees. Submissions should be brief and include a link to the award website.