Dr. Ryan Galt won the Outstanding Mentor Award from the Consortium for Women and Research at UC Davis. This award is meant to honor Academic Senate and Academic Federation members for mentoring post-docs, graduate students and/or undergraduates in research, professional development.
Galt works closely with graduate students in the Geography and Community Development grad groups who focus largely on food systems and sustainable agriculture-based research. His undergraduate course in Food Systems is entering its fourth year and will be one of the core courses offered in the new Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems major.
Find out more about the Outstanding Mentor Award here.