The Williamson Award

The Williamson Award is the Haas School’s highest faculty honor. Named for Nobel Laureate and Professor Emeritus Oliver Williamson, the award recognizes faculty members who exemplify the school’s four Defining Leadership Principles.

2016-17: Prof. Andy Rose
2015-16: Prof. Toby Stuart
2014-15: Prof. Teck Ho
2013-14: Prof. John Morgan

The Earl F. Cheit Award For Excellence In Teaching

At Haas, excellence in teaching is recognized through the annual Earl F. Cheit Award. This award is named after Dean Emeritus Earl F. Cheit, who made teaching excellence one of his top priorities as dean. The recipients of the Cheit Award are chosen by panels of students based on nominations submitted by students.

 

2019 Recipients of the Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching

Full-time MBA Program: Adair Morse

Evening MBA Program: Yaniv Konchitchki

Weekend MBA Program: Ross Levine

Executive MBA Program: Veselina Dinova

Undergraduate Program: Janet Brady

MFE Program: Eric Reiner

PhD Program: Hoai-Luu Nguyen


2018 Recipients of the Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching

PhD Program: Omri Even-Tov

Full-time MBA Program: Juliana Schroeder

Weekend MBA Program: Xiao-Jun Zhang


2017 Recipients of the Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching

Undergraduate Program: Dan Mulhern

PhD Program: Christopher Palmer

Full-time MBA Program: Omri Even-Tov

Evening MBA Program: Panos Patatoukas

Weekend MBA Program: Maximilian Auffhammer

Executive MBA Program: Maura O'Neill

MFE Program: Martin Lettau 


2016 Recipients of the Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching

Undergraduate Program: Rada Brooks

PhD Program: John Morgan

Full-time MBA Program: Severin Borenstein

Evening MBA Program: Jonathan Leonard

Weekend MBA Program: Pnina Feldman

Executive MBA Program: Maura O'Neill

MFE Program: Johan Walden


2015 Recipients of the Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching

Undergraduate Program: Rob Chandra

PhD Program: Christine Parlour

Full-time MBA Program: John Morgan

Evening MBA Program: Panos Patatoukas

Weekend MBA Program: Xiao-Jun Zhang

Executive MBA Program: Toby Stuart

MFE Program: Laurent El-Ghaoui 


2014 Recipients of the Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching

Undergraduate Program: Frank Schultz

PhD Program: Leif Nelson

Full-time MBA Program: Toby Stuart and Rob Chandra

Evening MBA Program: Flavio Feferman

Weekend MBA Program: Mark Rittenberg

MFE Program: Yu (Ben) Meng, MFE 02


2013 Recipients of the Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching

Undergraduate Program: Alan Ross

PhD Program: Noam Yuchtman

Full-time MBA Program: Kellie McElhaney

Evening MBA Program: Yaniv Konchitchki

Weekend MBA Program: Pnina Feldman

Berkeley-Columbia Executive MBA Program: Suneel Udpa

MFE Program: Richard Stanton


2012 Recipients of the Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching

Undergraduate Program: Julie Suh

PhD Program: Nicolae Garleanu

Full-time MBA Program: Gustavo Manso

Evening MBA Program: Panos Patatoukas

Weekend MBA Program: Shachar Kariv

Berkeley-Columbia Executive MBA Program: Andrew Rose

MFE Program: Rossen Valkanov


2011 Recipients of the Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching

Undergraduate Program: Jennifer Walske

Full-time MBA Program: Richard Sloan

Evening & Weekend MBA Program: Johan Walden and Terry Taylor

Berkeley-Columbia Executive MBA Program: Peter Goodson

Ph.D. Program: Alexei Tchistyi

MFE Program: Mark Rubinstein


2010 Recipients of the Earl F. Cheit Award for Excellence in Teaching

Undergraduate Program: Frank Schultz

Full-time MBA Program: Rashi Glazer

Evening & Weekend MBA Program: Peter Goodson and Suneel Udpa

Berkeley-Columbia Executive MBA Program: Steve Blank

Ph.D. Program: Martin Lettau

MFE Program: Alexei Tchistyi and Michael Melvin


2009 Recipients Of The Earl F. Cheit Award For Excellence In Teaching

Undergraduate Program: Holly Schroth

Full-time MBA Program: Terry Taylor

Evening & Weekend MBA Program: Johan Walden and Gregory La Blanc

Berkeley-Columbia Executive MBA Program: Peter Goodson

Ph.D. Program: Nicole Johnson

MFE Program: Bob Goldstein

Previous recipients of the Cheit Teaching Award

Haas School Recipients of the UC Berkeley Distinguished Teaching Award

Each year, UC Berkeley awards teaching excellence through the Distinguished Teaching Award. The recipients of the campus DTA award are first nominated by the deans/chairs of the colleges, schools, or departments and then chosen by the campus committee on teaching, comprised of faculty and students. Haas faculty are often the recipients.

This award program was initiated to encourage and reward excellence in teaching on the Berkeley campus. These are the Haas faculty members who have be awarded the Distinguished Teaching Award.

2018: Panos N. Patatoukas
2015: Ulrike Malmendier
2010: Teck-Hua Ho
2001: Sara Beckman
1998: Richard K. Lyons
1992: David M. Modest
1989: Earl F. Cheit
1985: Frances Van Loo
1982: Laura D'Andrea Tyson
1981: Joseph Pratt
1980: Timothy Crichfield
1979: Andrew Shogan
1978: Richard Bagozzi

More about the Distinguished Teaching Award

Faculty members can visit the Office of Educational Development for resources, tips, and support.