Stamatikos Named Ohio State Community Engaged Scholar
From sharing the grandeur of our universe with the public at the SciDome Planetarium to exploring black holes with middle schoolers and discussing the possibility of extraterrestrial life with adult learners, Michael Stamatikos, PhD, has a passion for sharing his love of science.
That passion was recognized as Stamatikos was named a 2021 Community Engaged Scholar at The Ohio State University.
The Community Engaged Scholar Award annually recognizes faculty members who have demonstrated engaged scholarship that has impacted communities and made a significant contribution to Ohio State's culture of engagement, further establishing and strengthening the institution's commitment to supporting communities.
"I congratulate Mike on the tremendous breadth of his work within the greater community and on receiving this award. His impact is immeasurable. He brings science to many who would otherwise not have the opportunity, and his passion and approachability bring science to life in a way that engages every audience," said Ohio State Newark Dean and Director William L. MacDonald, PhD.