Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis

Faculty, Staff and Students Recognized at Academic Honors Convocation

Release Date: 
May 13 2011

IUPUI Chancellor Charles R. Bantz honored faculty, staff and students for academic excellence, achievements in research and other outstanding accomplishments at the Chancellor’s Academic Honors Convocation held April 29, 2011. The following School of Science faculty, staff and students were honored:

CHANCELLOR'S AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING FULL-TIME
Robert G. Bringle, Executive Director, Center for Service and Learning, Chancellor's Professor, professor, psychology

ALVIN S. BYNUM AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN ACADEMIC MENTORING
Leslie Ashburn-Nardo, associate professor, psychology

GERALD L. BEPKO OUTSTANDING ADMINISTRATOR AWARD
Bartholomew S. Ng, Acting Dean of the School of Science and Marvin L. Bittinger Professor of Mathematical Sciences

CHANCELLOR’S AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH
William Alexander Karr, mathematics

CHANCELLOR’S SCHOLAR AWARDS

  • Matthew S. Rodgers, chemistry
  • Brady J. Harman, biology
  • Robert Charles Morgan, philosophy and mathematics

THE TRUSTEES TEACHING AWARD RECIPIENTS

  • Gina M. Ammerman, lecturer, chemistry
  • Drew C. Appleby, professor, biology
  • Patricia B. Clark, lecturer, biology
  • Yao Liang, associate professor, computer & information science
  • Richard P. Morton, professor, mathematics
  • Bethany S. Neal-Beliveau, associate professor, psychology
  • Horia I. Petrache, assistant professor, physics
  • Michael Yard, lecturer, biology

PRESTIGIOUS EXTERNAL AWARD RECOGNITION RECIPIENTS: Jeffrey X. Watt, associate professor of mathematical sciences, received the U.S. Professors of the Year award from the The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching

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