David B. Thorud Leadership Award

2022 David Thorud Leadership Award Recipients

Karen Moe

Director, Human Subjects Division
Office of Research

Karen Moe
Julie Stein

Julie Stein

Executive Director, Professor
Burke Museum, Anthropology, College of Arts & Sciences

Photo of David B. Thorud

David B. Thorud

The Thorud Award honors the long and varied service of its namesake. David Thorud came to the UW in 1981 as dean of the College of Forest Resources, but then stepped into other key leadership positions when the need arose, including director of Government Relations, acting vice president of University Relations, special assistant to the president, and acting provost. Despite retiring in 2000, Thorud remains active in the UW community as dean emeritus.