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Faculty Excellence Awards

Each academic year the university recognizes the excellent contributions that faculty make to the life of the institution at the annual Last Lecture & Award’s Dinner. Faculty, staff and students nominate faculty for excellence awards. Each year an awards committee which is comprised of faculty from each of the colleges, recent award winners, and a few administrative staff who work closely with faculty, review the nominations and select who wins the award for each category. 

Each award includes a cash prize along with a commemorative plaque. Last year’s award winners are listed below.

 

2016 Faculty Excellence Award Winners

Excellence in Experiential Education:

Matthew Schmidt, Ph.D.
National Security and Political Science


Excellence in Teaching, Part-Time Faculty:

Linda Brill
English


Excellence in Research and Creative Activity:

Nikodem Poplawski, Ph.D.
Physics


Excellence in Leadership and Service by Faculty:

Virginia Maxwell, D.Phil.
Forensic Science


Excellence in Teaching, Full-Time Faculty:

Rosemary Whelan, Ph.D.
Biology and Environmental Science


Last Lecturer:

Glenn McGee, Ph.D.