Awards

2017 Distinction in Teaching Award, Office of the Provost, Graduate College, University of Oklahoma. Given to honor the hard work and dedication of an outstanding graduate student who teaches at the University of Oklahoma.

2017 Alice Mary Robertson Award, Women’s and Gender Studies, University of Oklahoma. Given to a graduate student whose scholarly or creative activity enhances the appreciation of the contributions made by women to the culture and progress of Oklahoma.

2017 winner of the Nancy L. Mergler Dissertation Completion Fellowship, ($15,000), Office of the Provost, Graduate College, University of Oklahoma.

2017 Outstanding Ph.D. Student of the Year, Department of Sociology, University of Oklahoma

2014 Outstanding M.A. Student of the Year, Department of Sociology, University of Oklahoma

Randall S. Hewes (left) and Melissa S. Jones (right)

 

Melissa S. Jones (left) and Randall S. Hewes (right)

 

Melissa S. Jones (left) Susan F. Sharp (right)