Faculty and Staff Awards

Faculty and staff awards

On May 3, AHS recognized outstanding faculty and staff in the College who performed their duties exceptionally well in the last year, demonstrating commitment, caring, and creativity in all that they do.
 
College Awards
 
Staff Excellence Award
Mindy Rick
Administrative Assistant, Director’s Office
Division of Disability Resources and Educational Services
 
Academic Excellence Award
Tina Klebek
Academic Records Officer
College of Applied Health Sciences
 
Phyllis J. Hill Award
Steve Petruzzello
Professor, Associate Department Head
Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
 
Excellence in Undergraduate Advising
Patty Pyrz
Department of Recreation, Sport and Tourism
 
Excellence in Guiding Undergraduate Research
Marni Boppart
Associate Professor
Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
 
Excellence in Graduate Student Mentoring
Kim Shinew
Professor
Department of Recreation, Sport and Tourism
 
Excellence in Graduate and Professional Teaching
Cynthia Johnson
Associate Professor, Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Speech and Hearing Science
 
Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching-Teaching Assistant
Martha Hawkins Sherrill
PhD Student
Department of Speech and Hearing Science
Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching-Teaching Assistant
Brynn Adamson
PhD Student
Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
 
Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching-Specialized Faculty
Susan Farner
Lecturer
Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
 
Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching-Faculty
Andiara Schwingel
Associate Professor
Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
 
Excellence in Online and Distance Teaching
Michael Raycraft
Associate Teaching Professor
Department of Recreation, Sport and Tourism

Campus Awards
 
Chancellor’s Academic Professional Excellence (CAPE) Award
Jonathan Thomas-Stagg
Clinical Psychologist
Division of Disability Resources and Educational Services
 
Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching-Teaching Assistant
Brynn Adamson
PhD Student
Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
 
Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching-Specialized Faculty
Susan Farner
Lecturer
Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
 
National/International Awards
 
Honors of the Association (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association)
Karen Kirk
Department Head and Shahid and Ann Carlson Khan Professor
Department of Speech and Hearing Science
 
Curriculum and Instruction Honor Award (Society of Health and Physical Educators [SHAPE America])
Amy Woods
Department Head and James K. and Karen S. McKechnie Professor
Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
 
Distinguished Service Award (Society of Health and Physical Educators [SHAPE America])
Weimo Zhu
Professor
Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
 
Certificate of Distinction and Appreciation (Tel Aviv University’s Steyer School of Health Professions and Sackler Faculty of Medicine)
Ehud Yairi
Emeritus Professor
Department of Speech and Hearing Science
 
Distinguished Service Award (American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association)
David Kuehn
Emeritus Professor
Department of Speech and Hearing Science