Kuenzel wins Carol Baker ’81 Memorial Prize

David Kuenzel and Joslyn Barnhardt Trager, from the Government Department, have been awarded Wesleyan’s Carol A. Baker ’81 Memorial prize.

The Carol Baker ’81 Memorial Prize was established in the Public Affairs Center in 1987 for the development and recognition of the accomplishments of junior faculty.  It is awarded annually by the Dean of the Social Sciences to encourage and recognize excellence in teaching and research.  The PAC Governing Board receives nominations from the constituent departments (Economics, Government, History, and Sociology) and makes a recommendation to the Dean of Social Sciences regarding this award.