Dr. Xinbin Chen Honored With Distinguished Teaching Award
The university's Academic Senate and the Academic Federation recently announced their annual awards given to members for exceptional research, teaching and mentoring, and public service. The veterinary school's Professor Xinbin Chen is one of 14 UC Davis faculty who will be honored at an awards reception for those individuals receiving awards for teaching, research and service.
Chen, a professor in the Department of Surgical and Radiological Sciences, has demonstrated excellence in mentoring and supporting individuals at all stages of education and learning — undergraduates, graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and even his peers. He points them toward opportunities and removes potential barriers. Moreover, his devotion to successful education and training has pushed professional programs to greater heights with additional funding support. His extensive leadership has ensured all scientists receive the highest quality training. Chen, who also serves as the director of the Veterinary Scientist Training Program, will have lasting impact within his field.