Two profs honored for faculty service

George Johnson and Harry Scheiber

George Johnson and Harry Scheiber

Two distinguished faculty members — George Johnson, professor of mechanical engineering, and Chancellor’s Professor Emeritus Harry Scheiber, from law and history – have received the 2015 Berkeley Faculty Service Award.

The Berkeley Division of the Academic Senate gives the award annually to recognize outstanding and dedicated service to Berkeley and contributions with a significant and lasting and impact on the campus’s academic excellence.

The awards were presented at a private reception in early October. Professors Johnson and Scheiber together have served on the Berkeley faculty for more than 70 years. Their contributions are detailed on the Academic Senate website.