2013 Berkeley Faculty Service Award for Professors Fiona Doyle and Nicholas Jewell

To honor a member of the Berkeley Division of the Academic Senate who has given outstanding and dedicated service to the Berkeley campus, the Senate established the Berkeley Faculty Service Award.  The Berkeley Division is pleased to honor Professors Fiona Doyle and Nicholas Jewell, joint recipients of the Berkeley Faculty Service Award for 2013.

  • Fiona Doyle
    Executive Associate Dean in the College of Engineering and Donald H. McLaughlin Professor of Mineral Engineering

    Professor Doyle is Executive Associate Dean in the College of Engineering and Donald H. McLaughlin Professor of Mineral Engineering in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering. She came to Berkeley in 1983 and began her extensive Senate service shortly thereafter. Professor Doyle’s long and dedicated service to Senate governance includes service on the committees of: Courses of Instruction; Educational Policy; Special Scholarships; Admissions, Enrollment, and Preparatory Education; Faculty Welfare; Academic Freedom; and Graduate Council.  Notably, she was Vice Chair (2009-2010) and Chair (2010-2011) of the Berkeley Division of the Academic Senate. As Division Chair she served on the COORD Board, Executive Campus Planning Committee, Space Assignments and Capital Improvements committee, and the systemwide Academic Council and Academic Assembly. She has also served as member and Chair of the Senate’s Faculty Budget Working Group, providing advice to senior administration on budgetary issues during the on-going fiscal crisis. In 2012, Professor Doyle served as one of five faculty on a broad search advisory committee which recommended a replacement for Berkeley’s Chancellor Robert Birgeneau to the UC President. She is well known and highly respected for her tireless energy and commitment to shared governance.

  • Nicholas Jewell
    Professor of Biostatistics and Statistics in the School of Public Health and the Department of Statistics

    Nicholas Jewell, Professor of biostatistics and statistics in the School of Public Health and the Department of Statistics, came to Berkeley in 1981. He has served the University widely on Senate committees and on system-wide committees. His service to the Senate includes: the Committee on Budget and Interdepartmental Relations; Alumni College Planning Council; Space Assignments and Capital Improvements; the Research Administration Advisory Board; the Executive Campus Planning Committee; the Environmental Health and Safety Policy Committee; the Registration and Enrollment Policy Committee; the Campus Committee on Classroom Policy and Management; the Disaster Preparedness Working Group, the Committee on Library; the Provosts' Affirmative Action Advisory Committee, and the Academic Planning Board. Professor Jewell has in addition taken leadership roles on university-wide committees, including the systemwide University Committee on Academic Personnel (when he chaired Berkeley’s Committee on Budget and Interdepartmental Relations), the University Committee on Library, and as a UC Berkeley Member of the Representative Assembly. He was Vice Provost on the Berkeley campus (1994–2000), and Vice Provost for Academic Affairs at the UC Office of the President (2007–2008); he also served as Interim Vice Chancellor for Capital Projects (1997–1998). Professor Jewell has been an exceptionally committed leader in service to Berkeley and to the University of California at large.

Award History

2017-2018
  • David Lieberman
    James W. and Isabel Coffroth Professor of Jurisprudence
  • Trond Petersen
    Professor of Sociology
2016-2017
  • Janet Broughton
    Professor of Philosophy, Emerita
  • Bob Jacobsen
    Professor of Physics
2015-2016
  • George C. Johnson
    Professor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Harry N. Scheiber
    Chancellor’s Professor & Stefan A. Riesenfeld Professor of Law and History, Emeritus
2014-2015
  • Margaretta Lovell
    Jay D. McEvoy Chair in the History of American Art
  • Joseph Cerny
    Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
2013-2014
  • Fiona Doyle
    Executive Associate Dean in the College of Engineering and Donald H. McLaughlin Professor of Mineral Engineering
  • Nicholas Jewell
    Professor of Biostatistics and Statistics in the School of Public Health and the Department of Statistics