Outstanding Arts and Sciences Faculty Honored at Annual Awards Banquet

The 2017 College of Arts and Sciences faculty awards ceremony took place Thursday, December 7, at the Holiday Inn downtown. Hosted by Dean Theresa Lee, this annual event recognizes faculty for their outstanding work in a variety of areas. Congratulations to the following on your award!

Diversity Leadership Award

Adam Cureton, Department of Philosophy

Faculty Advising Service Award

Michelle Christian, Department of Sociology

Sarah Lebeis, Department of Microbiology

Excellence in Research/Creative Achievement Award, Senior Faculty

Kate Jones, Department of Physics & Astronomy

Excellence in Research/Creative Achievement Award, Mid-Career Faculty

John Powers, School of Art

Haidong Zhou, Department of Physics & Astronomy

Excellence in Research/Creative Achievement Award, Early Career Faculty

Sarah Eldridge, Department of Modern Foreign Languages & Literatures

Patrick Grzanka, Department of Psychology

Distinguished Research Career at UT

Mike Lofaro, Department of English

New Research, Scholarly, and Creative Projects in the Arts and Humanities

Jacob Latham, Department of History

Interdepartmental Collaborative Scholarship and Research

Michelle Christian, Department of Sociology

Jioni Lewis, Department of Psychology

Excellence in Teaching Award, Senior Faculty

Stephanie Bohon, Department of Sociology

Steven Wilhelm, Department of Microbiology

Excellence in Teaching Award, Junior Faculty

Patrick Grzanka, Department of Psychology

Marie Jameson, Department of Mathematics

Excellence in Teaching Award, Lecturers

Marcel Brouwers, Department of English

Laura Trujillo, Department of Modern Foreign Languages & Literaures

 James R. and Nell W. Cunningham Outstanding Teaching Award

Millie Gimmel, Department of Modern Foreign Languages & Literatures

Michael Olson, Department of Psychology

Faculty Academic Outreach Award for Teaching

Karen Lloyd, Department of Microbiology

 Faculty Academic Outreach Award for Service

Julie Reed, Department of History

Faculty Academic Outreach Award for Research & Creative Activity

Henri Grissino-Mayer, Department of Geography

Lorayne W. Lester Award

Susan Martin, Department of Classics

College Marshal

Chuck Maland, Department of English