College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients

Presented to a graduate of UToledo's College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics who has demonstrated distinction in their professional life. These alumni are recognized at UToledo's Annual Homecoming Gala.

2021-2022 Distinguished Alum


Ibraheem Badejo

Ibraheem Badejo, Ph.D.

Ph.D. '89, Chemistry

Senior Director, New Ventures

Bio


2019-2020 Distinguished Alum


Ashley Fernandes

Dr. Ashley Fernandes, M.D.

B.A. '94, Biology and Philosophy

Associate Director of the Center for Bioethics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine;

Bio


2018-2019 Distinguished Alum


Fred Espenak

Fred Espenak ("Mr. Eclipse")

M.S. '76, Physics

Astrophysicist, retired
Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA
UToledo Alumni Homecoming Gala Video, "Mr. Eclipse", 2018-2019

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2017-2018 Distinguished Alum


Leon McDougle

Dr. Leon McDougle, M.D., M.P.H.

B.A. '85, Biology

Family Physician; Professor of Family Medicine; Chief Diversity Officer

BIO


2016-2017 Distinguished Alum


Anne Marteel-Parrish

Anne E. Marteel-Parrish, Ph.D.

Ph.D. '03, Chemistry

Professor of Chemistry; Inaugural Frank J. Creegan Chair in Green Chemistry 
Washington College
UToledo Alumni Homecoming Gala Video, Dr. Marteel-Parrish, 2016-2017

BIO


2015-2016 Distinguished Alum


John Kohl

John L. Kohl, Ph.D.

M.S. '66 and Ph.D. '69, Physics

Solar Astrophysicist, retired

BIO


2014-2015 Distinguished Alum


Timothy Law Snyder

Timothy Law Snyder, Ph.D.

B.S. '81 and M.S. '83, Mathematics

President
Loyola Marymount University

UToledo Alumni Homecoming Gala Video, Dr. Snyder, 2014-2015

BIO


2013-2014 Distinguished Alum


Steve Howell

Steve B. Howell, Ph.D.

M.S. '82, Physics

Space Science Division Chief

BIO


2012-2013 Distinguished Alum


Kenneth Shea

Kenneth Shea, Ph.D.

B.S. '66 and M.S. '68, Chemistry

Professor, Chemistry
UC Irvine, School of Physical Sciences, Department of Chemistry
UToledo Alumni Homecoming Gala Video, Dr. Shea, 2012-2013

BIO


2011-2012 Distinguished Alum


Joel Mayerson

Joel L. Mayerson, M.D.

B.S. '90, Biology

Orthopaedic Oncologist

BIO


 

Last Updated: 6/21/22