UNC Lineberger's Channing Der, PhD.
UNC Lineberger’s Channing Der, PhD.

Channing Der, PhD, a member of the University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Sarah Graham Kenan Distinguished Professor of Pharmacology, will receive the “Mentor Award for Lifetime Achievement” at an awards banquet April 8.

Der is one of 24 faculty members and teaching assistants who have been named winners of Carolina’s 2019 University Teaching Awards. Der and the other recipients will be recognized during halftime of the men’s basketball game against Syracuse on Feb. 26.

“These award-winning scholars exemplify the dedication of Carolina faculty members,” said Provost Bob Blouin, PharmD. “Their work in the classroom and through their research demonstrates dedication and determination to uphold Carolina’s mission of inspiring the next generation of leaders and guiding them to learn and grow.”

Read more about the full list of winners at the University Gazette.