Emina Stojkovic

Emina Stojkovic earns Northeastern research professor award

Monday, April 20, 2015

Associate Professor of Biology Emina Stojkovic has been honored with Northeastern Illinois University’s 2015 Bernard J. Brommel Distinguished Research Professor award, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Richard J. Helldobler announced.

Bernard J. Brommel, Professor Emeritus, Communication, Media and Theatre, established the award to be given annually to the tenured or tenure-track member of the Northeastern faculty who best demonstrates excellence in research and scholarship.

“Through her body of impressive research during her tenure, Dr. Emina Stojkovic embodies the hallmarks of Dr. Brommel’s award,” Helldobler said. “She is a tremendous asset to Northeastern Illinois University and to the students she works with every day in her lab.”

The award is being presented this year for the ninth time, and will be formally presented at the May 2015 Commencement Ceremony.

As the Brommel Distinguished Research Professor, Stojkovic will receive a cash award of $5,000. She will make a presentation about her research and creative activities to the Northeastern community during the Fall 2015 semester.