SGS Fellowship

Victor W. Marshall Fellow of Applied Gerontology

About:

Victor W. Marshall

Designation by the Southern Gerontological Society as a Victor W. Marshall Fellow in Applied Gerontology is an acknowledgement of outstanding and continuing achievement that bridges the domains of original and applied research, service to government, practice with older adults, gerontology education and advocacy within gerontology.

This designation, equivalent to the attainment of Fellow status in many prestigious societies and organizations, is named in honor of Victor W. Marshall who has made significant and long-lasting contributions to SGS and gerontology through original independent scholarship, working with diverse collaborative teams, support to veterans, nurturing of advocacy and public service to older adults, and mentorship of applied gerontologists from diverse disciplinary and practice backgrounds.

  • Deadline for submission of application is February 11, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST.
  • Type or print legibly. Illegible or incomplete applications will not be accepted.
  • Application must be submitted via online portal. (Available Below)
  • If you have any questions about the application, please email Executive Director, Amanda James at admin@southerngerontologicalsociety.org

Fellowship Award:

  • Applications will be reviewed as they are received, and final decisions will be announced by the committee.

Application Requirements:

  • Receipt of Victor W. Marshall Fellow Status in SGS requires the approval of the full Board of the Society which shall review and vote on candidates presented by the Awards Committee.
  • Initial application is made to the Awards Committee and requires the preparation of a dossier outlining the nature of the candidate’s accomplishments and ongoing contributions.
  • Candidates will require one letter of nomination from existing Fellows of the Society. During the initial year, this letter of nomination must come from a Board member, former President, or GRITS awardee.

Nominations for this award will open August 15, 2021, and close February 11, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST.
Awardees notified by March 31, 2022 (for purposes of arranging meeting attendance and guest invites)


Victor W. Marshall Fellows

2021

Ishan Canty Williams Ph.D.

Ishan Canty Williams
Ph.D.


2021

Patricia Slattum Ph.D.

Patricia Slattum
Ph.D.


2021

Chivon Mingo Ph.D.

Chivon Mingo
Ph.D.


2021

Cynthia Hancock Ph.D.

Cynthia Hancock
Ph.D.


2020

Adrienne Cohen

Adrienne Cohen
Ph.D.


2020

Ethlyn Gibson

Ethlyn Gibson
DNP, MSN, RN-BC


2020

Christine Jensen

Christine Jensen
Ph.D.


2020

Christopher Kelly

Christopher Kelly
Ph.D.


2020

Candace Kemp

Candace Kemp
Ph.D.


2020

Bert Waters

Bert Waters
Ph.D.


2019

Jennifer Craft Morgan

Jennifer Craft Morgan
Ph.D.


2019

Sudha Shreeniwas

Sudha Shreeniwas
Ph.D.


2019

Denise Scruggs

Denise
Scruggs


2019

Dr. Jayenette Atkinson

Jaye Atkinson
Ph.D.