The Alliant Energy Underkofler Excellence in Teaching Award recognizes extraordinary teachers at UW System schools within Alliant's service area.
Henry Bunn, Judith Harackiewicz, Thomas Reps and Kirsten Wolf will receive $75,000 in research support from WARF over five years.
The awards, supported by the estate of professor, Senator and Regent William F. Vilas, enhance research.
Pavan Nigam, a serial entrepreneur and angel investor, co-founded the company that’s now WebMD.
Caitlin Silberman will receive a stipend of $32,700 as part of the fellowship.
Jenny Saffran, a psychology professor, directs the Infant Learning Lab at UW-Madison's Waisman Center.