College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Faculty Achievements

2011-2012

LAS Faculty Receiving Tenure
Dr. David McMahan – Communication Studies/Theatre/Cinema
Dr. Mei Zhang – Communication Studies/Theatre/Cinema
Deborah Becker – Computer Science/Mathematic/Physics
Connie Hecker – Computer Science/Mathematic/Physics
Dr. Tim Miller – Computer Science/Mathematic/Physics
Dr. David Benz – Music
Dr. Matthew Edwards – Music
Dr. Bob Long – Music
Dr. Russell Phillips- Psychology

LAS Faculty Granted Promotion
Dr. Kaye Adkins – English/Foreign Languages/Journalism
Dr. Stacia Bensyl – English/Foreign Languages/Journalism
Dr. Ian Roberts – English/Foreign Languages/Journalism
Dr. David McMahan – Communication Studies/Theatre/Cinema
Dr. Mei Zhang – Communication Studies/Theatre/Cinema
Dr. David Benz – Music
Dr. Russell Phillips – Psychology
Deborah Becker – Computer Science/Mathematic/Physics
Dr. Bob Long – Music

LAS Faculty Receiving Ph.D.

LAS Faculty Granted Sabbatical
Dr. Robert Bergland – English/Foreign Languages/Journalism (Spring 2012)
Dr. Teddi Deka – Psychology (Spring 2012)
Geo Sipp – Art (Spring 2012)

Governor’s Distinguished Faculty Award
Dr. David Ashley – Biology (Teaching)
Dr. Cary Chevalier – Biology (Service)
Dr. Todd Eckdahl – Biology (Scholarship)
Dr. Karen Koy – Biology (Teaching)

Jesse Lee Myers Excellence in Teaching
Dr. William Church –English/Foreign Languages/Journalism
Peter Hriso – Art

James V. Mehl Outstanding Faculty Scholarship
Dr. Jeremiah Still – Psychology

Governor’s Award for Excellence in Education

Outstanding Staff Award

Presidential Citation Award