Graduate Student Spotlight

Brad Bergsbaken - Economics

Brad Bergsbaken - Economics

Brad has been an instructor for the Department of Economics at UNM for 4 years. He has taught for the American Economic Association's Summer Program for three years, and has also taught Economics and Business courses at the Santa Fe University of Art and Design. Brad received the Susan Deese-Roberts award for outstanding teaching excellence in 2012, and has recently accepted a position with the Center for Teaching Excellence teaching the Teaching Assistant Resource Course (TARC) and facilitating teaching workshops.

UNM is one of 2014 Best Schools for Hispanics

UNM is one of 2014 Best Schools for Hispanics

The University of New Mexico retains its status as king of the graduate schools, appearing once again on all four lists. The school placed fourth in business, sixth in engineering, and 10th in both law and medicine. UNM, which among the four disciplines averaged a 31.6 percent Hispanic enrollment rate, also has one of the highest Hispanic faculty rates in the country and stellar programs to attract and retain Hispanic students.

Abdelbaset Haridy - Language, Literacy & Sociocultural Studies

Abdelbaset Haridy - Language, Literacy & Sociocultural Studies

Abdelbaset is working on his PhD in TESOL. He also works as a teaching assistant in the Center for Teaching Excellence while being a graduate fellow in the CSWR. Baset received several honors and awards, including two fully funded scholarships from the ITI, a Fulbright scholarship, the Carl P. and Erma W. Dunifon Scholarship, and the Tony Hillerman Fellowship at the CSWR.

Md. Mottaleb Hossain - Optical Science & Engineering

Md. Mottaleb Hossain - Optical Science & Engineering

Md. Mottaleb Hossain, has been awarded a prestigious 2014 Optics and Photonics Education (OPE) Scholarship by SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, for his potential contributions to the field of optics and photonics. He was also the recipient of 2013 SPIE Student Travel Grant to present his paper at SPIE Optics + Photonics Conference.

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