- W. George Pinnell Award for Outstanding Service (1997)
- Fulbright Award (1996)
Within the chaos of academe, the voice of reason has a place of honor. Such is the case with Christoph Lohmann, whose humanistic efforts to confront problems and solve them equitably have earned him a reputation as an indispensable member of the university community, say colleagues. In his long service as associate chair of the department, Lohmann served as "the even keel of integrity which has kept us steady on our course during the inevitably rocky patches that a large and contentious department regularly stumbles into," writes department chair Kenneth Johnston."