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Christopher W Sims CV

Associate Professor of the Practice in the Sanford School of Public Policy
Sanford School of Public Policy
Box 90802, Durham, NC 27708-0802
1317 W Pettigrew St, Durham, NC 27705

Awards & Honors

Callanan Excellence in Teaching Award Nominee

Other CENTER (Santa Fe) · 2022

Emerging Photographer Award

Other FeatureShoot (United Kingdom) · 2021

Short List

Other Kaunas Photo Festival (Lithuania) · 2019

Top 5% Instructor Teaching Excellence Award

University Dean of Academic Affairs, Duke University · 2019

Arts and Media Program Curriculum Enrichment Award

Department Duke Performances / Language · 2018

Short List

International FestFoto. Porto Alegre, Brazil · 2018

Short List

Scholarly Society Kolga Tbilisi Photo Festival · 2018

Short List

International RADAR Prize. Spain · 2016

Photography Award

University Duke Initiative for Science & Society · 2015

Arte Laguna Prize for Photographic Art

International Premio Arte Laguna · 2015 Organized by the Italian Cultural Association MoCA, with support from the Italian Head of State, and the patronage of, among others, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Veneto Region, and the European Institute of Design (IED).

Short List

Other Athens Photo Festival · 2012

“100 Under 100: Superstar of Southern Art”

Other Oxford American · 2012

Short List

Other Forward Thinking Museum · 2011

Baum Award for Emerging American Photographer

Other Baum Foundation / SF Camerawork. 2010 · 2010 Jury: Bruce Hainley, contributing editor, Artforum, Los Angeles; Erin O’Toole, assistant curator, department of photography, SFMOMA; Tina Takemoto, artist and professor, California College of the Arts; Jack von Euw, curator of The Bancroft Library Pictorial Collection, UC–Berkeley; and Chuck Mobley, curator, San Francisco Camerawork.


Other Review Santa Fe · 2009

Critical Mass Book Award Finalist

Other Photolucida · 2009

Best Photography of the Year

University PDN Photography Annual · 2008

Flash Forward Honorable Mention

Other Magenta Foundation · 2007

Best Photography of the Year

Other PDN Photography Annual · 2007

Critical Mass Top 50

Other Photolucida · 2006

Judge’s Award

Other Julie Saul, Julie Saul Gallery. American Society of Media Photographers–New York · 2003

Best Photography of the Year

Other PDN Photography Annual · 2003

Benenson Award

University Institute of the Arts, Duke University · 1995

Julie Harper Day Prize in Documentary Studies

University Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University · 1995

Research Award

University Center for International Studies at Duke University · 1992

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