Date published: 5/25/2016

Congratulations to Christopher Begeny (Social Area) for receiving the UCLA Academic Senate Distinguished Teaching Award for Teaching Assistants!

Only 5 graduate students are chosen each year to receive this prestigious teaching award, which honors individuals who exhibit leadership in teaching and public service and bring respect and admiration to the scholarship of teaching. The award includes a Dissertation Year Fellowship, which Chris will receive during the 2016-17 academic year.

We are very proud of Chris and appreciate his teaching and public service to the Psychology Department and UCLA as a whole!

Previous Psychology Distinguished TA Award Recipients:

2015: Jeffrey Bye
2013: Cari Gillen-O'Neel
2005: Adam Fingerhut
2004: Indre Vida Viskontas
1999: John Hetts
1998: Earl Williams
1977: Dwight Riskey