Masih Shokrani, associate professor of the Medical Laboratory Sciences program in the College of Health and Human Sciences is the 2016 recipient of University Honors Great Professor Award.
The University Great Professor Award is an annual and university-wide recognition that honors those NIU members who have made sustained contributions to the enhancement of honors education at NIU through a combination of teaching, advising, research or artistry, and service.
The Great Professor Award was presented to Shokrani by President Doug Baker at the University Honors Program Recognition Ceremony for Graduating Seniors held on April 17,2016 in the Duke Ellington Ballroom of the Holmes Student Center. The selection committee for this award noted Shokrani’s outstanding service to the University Honors Program through committee work, guidance of honor students’ capstone projects, and overall strong support of the program. Honors students nominating Masih Shokrani noted his strong dedication to teaching and research.