North Central College - Naperville, IL

Gordon Streib

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Outstanding Alumni Award Winner 1994

Gordon Streib is a retired professor of North Central College. During his professional career, he received many awards including Distinguished Contributor to Sociology of Aging from the American Sociological Association, Distinguished Academic Gerontologist from the Southern Gerontologist Society, Outstanding Faculty Award from Students for the Advancement of Gerontological Education at the University of Florida,  Gerontologist of the Year Award from the Gerontological Society of Florida, and the Robert W. Kleemeier Award for Outstanding Research from the Gerontological Society of America. Since 1994, Streib has authored or co-authored 10 articles, book chapters and professional journals. In 2002, he was guest editor of Research on Aging, v. 24, no. 1, and from 1994-2000, he was a member of the board of trustees with the AARP Andrew Foundation.