Three UMD faculty are recipients of the Chancellor's Teaching, Research, and Service awards for 2015-2016. Each will give a special presentation beginning at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 26 in the Kirby Rafters on the University of Minnesota Duluth campus.
Shannon Stevenson, assistant professor in the Department of Biology and recipient of the 2015-2016 Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, will give a talk entitled, "Engaging diverse students with active learning”
Viktor Nemykin, professor in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, and recipient of the 2015-2016 Chancellor's Award for Distinguished Research/Creative Activity, will speak about, "New materials for solar energy conversion, nano-scale electronics, and imaging."
Shane D. Courtland, assistant professor in the Department of Philosophy and the recipient of the 2015-2016 Chancellor's Award for Outstanding Public Service, will give a presentation entitled, "The Importance of a University's Commitment to Public Outreach."
A reception will immediately follow the presentations at approximately. At that time, the following faculty will also be honored:
Brian D. McInnes, assistant professor, Department of Education, is a recipient of the 2015-2016 Horace T. Morse Alumni Association Award for Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Education.
Chongwon Park, associate professor, Department of Writing Studies, is the recipient of the 2015-2016 Albert Tezla Teacher/Scholar Award.
Outstanding Graduate Faculty Advisor Award
Dalibor Froncek, Math and Statistics, SCSE
Outstanding Faculty Advisor Awards
Wendy Anderson, Social Work, CEHSP
Steve Bardolph, Art & Design, SFA
Paul Bates, Biology, SCSE
Krista Sue-Lo Twu, English, CLA
Lin Xiu, Management Studies, LSBE
|Shannon Stevenson, Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching||Victor Nemykin, Chancellor’s Award for Distinguished Research/Creative Activity||Shane D. Courtland, Chancellor’s Award for Outstanding Public Service||Chongwon Park, Albert Tezla Teacher/Scholar Award||Brian D. McInnes, Horace T. Morse Alumni Association Award|
By Cheryl Reitan, April 2016.
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