The Department of Astronomy would like to congratulated Dr. Adi Foord for being selected as a recipient of the 2020 ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Award. This award is meant to recognize highly accomplished graduate students who have produced exceptional dissertations in their field of study.

Dr. Foord received her PhD in Astronomy and Astrophysics in 2020 from the University of Michigan. She is currently serving as a Porat Postdoctoral Fellow at the Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology at Stanford University.