Honors and Awards

Stephen B. Sample

Outstanding Teaching & Mentoring Award Winner


Pictured: Lisa receiving University wide award presented annually by USC across all tenure-track faculty.


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★  2015 Dr. Douglas Basil Award for Junior Business Faculty

★  2015 World’s Best 40 Under 40 Business School Professors—Selected by Poets & Quants as one of the best business school professors under the age of forty based on teaching and research excellence.

★  MSI Must Read of 2014 – Selected by the Marketing Science Institute’s Academic Trustees as one of their must-reads for marketers based on the past year’s journal articles across the field of marketing.

★ 2010 Stephen B. Sample Outstanding Teaching and Mentoring Award Winner – a University wide award presented annually by the University of Southern California across all tenure-track faculty

★  AMA/Sheth Foundation Doctoral Consortium Faculty, 2010
★  2009-2010 USC Parents Association Outstanding Teaching and Mentoring Award Nominee
★  The Duke University 2007 Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching - a University wide award presented annually; first and only Ph.D. student at the Business  School to have won the award
★  Duke University “Favorite Faculty” Honoree, 2006, honoring select faculty nominated by Duke senior scholar-athletes
★  North Carolina’s Strong Women Organizing Outrageous Projects Honoree for “Woman of Strength” Award, 2005, in recognition of land conservation work
★  Dean’s List and Dean’s List With Distinction for 4 Consecutive Years; Awarded Highest Distinction for Honors Thesis, Duke University
★  H.T. Ewald Merit Scholarship, Duke University
★  American Association of University Women Scholarship, Duke University
★  Boys and Girls Club of America “Making a Difference in the Life of a Child” Award, 2001
★  YWCA’s “Woman on the Move” Award Honoree, 2000
★  The Detroit News’ Outstanding Graduate, Michigan state-wide honor recognizing the top senior from all of Michigan’s public and private schools in seven core curriculum areas
★  High School Heisman Award, Regional Finalist, presented by Wendy’s and The Downtown Athletic Club in recognition of top scholar-athletes in the country
★  National Women in Sports “Top Ten Scholar Athlete” Award