SCAD Keynote Event:
The 2022-23 recipient of the Ranck Prize for Research Excellence winner
The 2022-2023 recipient of the Ranck Prize for Research Excellence is Dr. James MacKay, Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry. The Professional Development Committee chose MacKay from nominations submitted by faculty peers. In addition to receiving a monetary award and a supplement to his professional development fund to support ongoing scholarly activity, he will deliver remarks at an event to be scheduled in the spring semester. More details to follow.
Ranck Prize Background:
Robert O. Kerr ’64 and Mary Ann Kerr ’64 established the Ranck Prize for Research Excellence as a permanent endowment to award a full-time faculty member of Elizabethtown College and to commend and celebrate excellence in research and commitment to his or her field of study. The prize honors John P. Ranck ’58, faculty member emeritus and former chair of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, for "his inspirational service to countless students at Elizabethtown College."