Exceptional Mentor Award

In 2022, the CNLM Award Ceremony will include faculty awards. Nominations can be made by anyone in the CNLM community (self-nominations are not permitted). Co-nomination by multiple individuals permitted. These awards are an opportunity for the CNLM community to recognize the contributions of our incredible CNLM Faculty Fellows.

  • Purpose and Criteria: The Exceptional Mentor Award recognizes a CNLM Fellow who demonstrates a track record of excellent intentional mentorship, or who has impacted the climate of a department or graduate program to better support the training experiences of early career scientists, particularly those from historically underrepresented groups.
  • Eligibility: Must be a current and active CNLM Fellow.
  • Requirements: Nomination statement summarizing the nominee’s qualifications for this award (no more than two pages) and nominee’s CV.


CNLM Faculty Award Recipient, Katherine Thompson-Peer

Katherine Thompson-Peer
Assistant Professor
Developmental & Cell Biology