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2017 UNT Major Award Winners

Salute to Faculty Excellence 2017 Award Winners

Congratulations to the outstanding recipients of the major UNT Faculty Awards for 2017 listed below, all of whom will be honored at the Salute to Faculty Excellence Dinner and Award Ceremony on October 20th. Please join us at the fall event to celebrate these inspirational faculty members and their great accomplishments. The event will be held at the Union, Ballroom 314, with a reception at 6:30 followed by the dinner awards ceremony.

 

UNT Foundation Eminent Faculty Award

Name: Thomas Cundari
Department: Chemistry
College: Science & Mathematics

 

 

UNT Foundation Faculty Leadership Award

Name: John Ishiyama
Department: Political Science
College: Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

 

UNT Foundation Community Engagement Award

Name: Mariela Nunez- Janes
Department: Anthropology
College: Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

 

UNT Foundation Outstanding Lecturer Award

Name: Rossana Ramirez Boyd
Department: Teacher Education & Administration
College: Education

 

Regents Professor Award

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Name: James Meernik
Department: Political Science
College: Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

 

Distinguished Research Professor Award

Name: Warren Burggren
Department: Biological Sciences
College: Science & Mathematics

 

Distinguished Research Professor Award

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Name: Rajarshee Banerjee
Department: Materials Science & Engineering
College: Engineering

 

Distinguished Teaching Professor Award

Name: Sheri Broyles
College: Mayborn School of Journalism

 

Distinguished Teaching Professor Award

Name: Ruthanne Thompson
Department: Biological Sciences
College: Science & Mathematics

 

Ulys & Vera Knight Faculty Mentor Award

Name: Yolanda Flores Niemann
Department: Psychology
College: Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

 

Research Leadership Award

Name: Marco Buongiorno Nardelli
Department: Studio Art
College: Visual Arts& Social Sciences

 

Creative Impact Award

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Name: Matthew Bourbon
Department: Studio Art
College: Visual Arts & Design

 

Teacher/Scholar Award

Name: Erin Schafer
Department: Audiology & Speech Language Pathology
College: Health & Public Service

 

Early Career Award

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Name: Nora Gilbert
Department: English
College: Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

 

Early Career Award

Name: Alexandra Ponette
Department: Geography & the Enviornment
College: Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

 

Toulouse Scholar Award

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Name: Steven Wolverton
Department: Geography and the Enviorment
College: Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

 

J.H. Shelton Excellence in Teaching Award

Name: Kimi King
Department: Political Science
College: Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

 

President's Council Teaching Award

Name: Carol Wickstorm
Department: Teacher Education & Administration
College: Education

 

President's Council Teaching Award

Name: Peter Johnstone
Department: Criminal Justice
College: Health & Public Service

 

'Fessor Graham Award

Name: Brenda Sweeten
Department: Social Work
College: Health & Public Service

 

SGA Honor Professor Award

Name: Massod Ashraf Raja
Department: English
College: Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

 

UNT Outstanding Online Teacher & Course Award

Name: Gayle Prybutok
Department: Rehabilitation and Health Services
College: College of Health and Public Sciences

 

Exemplary Online Teacher & Course Award

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Name: Kelly Donahue- Wallace
Department: Art Education and Art History
College: Visual Arts Design

 

2017 Piper Professor Award

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Name: John Ishiyama
Department: Political Sciences
College: Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

 

President's Council University Service Award

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Name: Brian Lain
Department: Communication Studies
College: Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

 

Citation for Distinguished International Service Award

 

Name: TBD
Department: TBD
College: TBD

 

 

Bob Rogers Service & Community Engagement Award

Name: Thomas Evenson
College: Health & Public Service