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School of Science Awards: Faculty & Staff

Teaching Award 
This award is in recognition of outstanding contributions in the area of teaching by a full-time faculty member.

2011 winner: John C. Watson, Ph.D., Department of Biology

Research Award 
This award is in recognition of outstanding contributions in the area of research by a full-time faculty member.

2011 winner: Lin Li, Ph.D., Department of Earth Sciences

Service Award 
This award is in recognition of outstanding contributions in the area of service by a full-time faculty member.

2011 winner: Stephen K. Randall, Ph.D., Department of Biology

Academic Advising Award 
This award is in recognition of outstanding contributions in the area of academic advising by a full-time faculty or professional staff member.

2011 winner: Joshua D. Morrison, M.S.Ed., Department of Computer & Information Science

Full-time Lecturer Teaching Award
This award is in recognition of outstanding contributions in the area of teaching by a full-time lecturer.

2011 winner: Christopher T. Dona, M.S., Department of Mathematical Sciences

Full-time Lecturer Service Award
This award is in recognition of outstanding contributions in the area of service by a full-time lecturer.

2011 winner: John C. Guare, Ph.D., Department of Psychology

Associate Faculty Award
This award is in recognition of outstanding contributions in the area of teaching by an associate faculty member.

2011 winner: Scott M. Orr, B.S., Department of Computer & Information Science

Partners in Education Full-time Staff Award
Established in 1999-2000, the Partners in Education Full-Time Staff Award recognizes staff who make significant contributions in support of their departments and the mission of our School. This award acknowledges an individual whose performance is notable among his or her peers and who demonstrates exemplary service.

2011 winner: Marilyn K. Baker, Department of Mathematical Sciences

Trustee Teaching Awards
The Trustee Teaching Award honors individuals who have a positive impact on learning through the direct instruction of students, especially undergraduates. Award recipients must have demonstrated a sustained level of teaching excellence and must have completed at least three years of service at IUPUI or IUPUC to be eligible.

Tenured and Tenure-track Faculty 2011 winners:  

  • Drew C. Appleby, Ph.D., Department of Psychology
  • Yao Liang, Ph.D., Department of Computer & Information Science
  • R. Patrick Morton, Ph.D., Department of Mathematical Sciences
  • Bethany S. Neal-Beliveau, Ph.D., Department of Psychology
  • Horia I. Petrache, Ph.D., Department of Physics 

Full-time Lecturers 2011 winners: 

  • Gina M. Ammerman, M.S., Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology
  • Patricia B. Clark, Ph.D., Department of Biology