Dr. Ed Maibach Wins The Beck Family Medal for Excellence in Research and Scholarship

Dr. Ed Maibach Wins The Beck Family Medal for Excellence in Research and Scholarship

COMM faculty member and Director of the Center for Climate Change Communication,  has been honored as one of the four Mason faculty members chosen for the 2020 Presidential Awards for Faculty Excellence. Dr. Maibach won The Beck Family Medal for Excellence in Research and Scholarship.

"The Beck Family Medal for Excellence in Research and Scholarship: Edward Maibach, University Professor in Communication in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS). The Beck Medal honors a faculty member for groundbreaking achievements. Maibach, founding director of Mason’s Center for Climate Change Communication (4C), is an international authority on the public understanding of climate change. His research addresses the communication and behavior change challenges associated with climate change, such as where and how citizens learn about the issue, and has impacted public policy discussions nationally and globally." Read more about Dr. Maibach and the other 2020 Presidential faculty award winners here.