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Stefi Alison Baum

Title

Dean, Faculty of Science, University of Manitoba
Research Faculty, CIS, RIT

Degrees

BA Physics (cum laude), Harvard 1980
PhD Astronomy, University of Maryland, 1987

Scholarships/Awards

  • Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study - Fellowship (2011)
  • University of Maryland - University of Maryland 2010 Astronomy Alumna of the Year (2010)
  • Rochester Institute of Technology - RIT Million Dollar Club – for securing more than 1 Million dollars in external grants and contracts (2005)
  • American Institute of Physics - US State Department Fellowship (2002)
  • Space Telescope Science Institute - Individual Achievement Award, for Management and Leadership (2002)
  • NASA - Excellence Award, Hubble Space Telescope Servicing Mission 3A (1999)
  • Rolex - Achievement Award-given annually to one female and one male college lacrosse player for career achievements supporting society (1999)
  • Space Telescope Science Institute - Group Achievement Award, and STScI Individual Achievement Award, Space Telescope Imaging Spectrograph Team (1996)
  • Space Telescope Science Institute - Group Achievement Award, Data Quality Project (1996)
  • American Astronomical Society - Annie Jump Cannon Award, awarded annually to a young female astronomer for Scientific Excellence and Promise (1993)
  • Space Telescope Science Institute - Individual Achievement Award, Archive Development/Deployment (1993)
  • Space Telescope Science Institute - Group Achievement Award, Archive Development/Deployment (1993)
  • National Radio Astronomy Observatory - Junior Research Fellowship (1985)