Past winners: Burns Award

Year Name Program
2022 Marya Lieberman (Full Professor) Chemistry and Biochemistry
2022 Jennifer Schaefer (Associate Professor)  Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
2021 William Schneider (Full Professor) Energy Studies
2021 Ann Mische (Associate Professor) Sociology and Peace Studies
2020 Joseph Wawrykow Theology
2019 Peter N. Wallensteen Peace Studies

2018

Edward Maginn Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
2017 

Patrick Griffin

History

2016 Jeffrey Feder Biological Sciences
2016  Catherine Zuckert Political Science
2015  Michael Detlefsen

Philosophy

2014  Thomas Corke Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
2013  Jennifer Tank Biological Sciences
2012 

James VanderKam

Theology
2012 

John Van Engen

History
2011  Marvin Miller Chemistry and Biochemistry
2010  Alvin Plantinga Philosophy
2009  Danny Chen Computer Science and Engineering
2008  E. Mark Cummings Psychology
2008  Mark Stadtherr Chemical Engineering
2007  Julia Knight Mathematics
2006  John Cavidini Theology
2006  Dan Costello Electrical Engineering
2005  Scott Mainwaring Political Science
2004  Gary Lamberti Biological Sciences
2003  Joan Brennecke Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
2002  Cindy Bergeman Psychology
2001  Rev. Ernan McMullin Philosophy
2000  Katherine O'Brien O'Keeffe English
1999  Gail Bederman History
1998  David Leege Political Science
1998  Thomas Mueller Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
1997  Arvind Varma Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
1996  Jeanne Day Psychology
1995  Robert C. Johansen Political Science
1995  Kwang-tzu Yang Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
1994  Joan Aldous Sociology
1994  Francis J. Castellino Chemistry and Biochemistry
1993  Scott Maxwell Psychology
1992  Willhelm Stoll Mathematics
1991  Lawrence Marsh Economics
1990  Rev. Ernan McMullin Philosophy