Prof. Thomas Kemple speaks about his 2019 Killam Mentoring Prize

The Killam Award for Excellence in Mentoring recognizes the outstanding efforts in the mentorship of graduate students by a faculty member over the course of many years. This year, the Department of Sociology’s Thomas Kemple is the recipient of the senior level Killam Mentoring Prize due to his never-ending dedication to the education, growth, and critical thinking of the students he works with.


Watch an interview below with Thomas on his mentoring philosophies, how he fosters connection with those he works with, and what makes it all worth while.