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UW-Madison alum Nelson earns ASCA 2018 Dissertation of the Year Award

February 25, 2018

Adam Nelson, an alumnus of UW-Madison, was selected to receive the 2018 Dissertation of the Year Award from the Association for Student Conduct Administration (ASCA).

Nelson earned his Ph.D. from the School of Education’s Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis in 2017.

Nelson’s dissertation is titled, "Learning and Development as a Result of Student Conduct Administration."

Reviewers noted how Nelson’s dissertation is contributing to the field’s knowledge base and professional practice, adding that his research methodology was sound and thorough.