Texas Tech University

Convocation 2018

A&S Faculty Awarded at Ceremony

faculty honors medallion ttuFaculty in the College of Arts & Sciences, along with faculty of other TTU colleges, were awarded for their achievements during the 2018 Faculty Honors Convocation April 18 in Student Union Building Ballroom B. During the event, some faculty received medallions for their work, and others received certificates along with handshakes and congratulations.



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Chancellor's Council Distinguished Teaching Award

Ron Milam, TTU Professor

Dr. RON MILAM
Executive Director of the Institute for Peace & Conflict (IPAC)
and Associate Professor of History,
Department of History

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Chancellor's Council Distinguished Research Award

Michael Findlater, TTU professor

Dr. MICHAEL FINDLATER
Associate Professor of Chemistry,
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

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President's Excellence in Teaching Award

Giorgio Borina, TTU Professor

Dr. GIORGIO BORINA
Assistant Professor of Mathematics,
Department of Mathematics & Statistics

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Idoia Elola, TTU Professor

Dr. IDOIA ELOLA
Professor of Spanish & Applied Lingusitics,
Department of Classical & Modern Languages & Literatures

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Celine Godard-Codding, TTU Professor

Dr. CÉLINE GODARD-CODDING
Associate Chair
and Associate Professor of Biochemical and Mechanistic Toxicology & Endangered Species Toxicology,
Department of Environmental Toxicology

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Jorge Morales, TTU Professor

Dr. JORGE MORALES
Associate Professor of Chemistry,
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

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President's Academic Achievement Award

Aliza Wong, TTU Professor

Dr. ALIZA WONG
Associate Dean & Associate Professor,
Honor's College
and Associate Professor,
Department of History

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President's Faculty Book Award

Victoria Surliuga, TTU Professor

Dr. VICTORIA SURLIUGA
Associate Professor of Italian Studies & Italian Program Coordinator,
Department of Classical & Modern Languages and Literatures

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President's Excellence in Engaged Scholarship Award

Col. Dave Lewis, TTU

Col. DAVID LEWIS, M.A., USAF Retired
Director, Strategic Studies Graduate Program
Department of Political Science

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President's Excellence in Teaching Professorships
and
President's Excellence in Research Professorships

Faculty Winners of President's Excellence Awards 2018 TTU

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Texas Tech Alumni Association New Faculty Award

Liam McGuire, TTU Professor

Dr. LIAM McGUIRE
Assistant Professor, Ecology and Physiology of Bats and Birds,
Department of Biological Sciences

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Texas Tech Parents Association Barnie E. Rushing, Jr.
Faculty Distinguished Research Award (STEM disciplines)

Todd Anderson, TTU Professor

Dr. TODD ANDERSON
Professor of Environmental Chemistry,
Department of Environmental Toxicology

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Texas Tech Parents Association Barnie E. Rushing, Jr.
Faculty Distinguished Research Award
(Social Science, Humanities, and Creative Arts disciplines)

Robert Morgan, TTU Professor

Dr. ROBERT MORGAN
John G. Skelton, Jr. Regents Endowed Department Chair
and Professor of Counseling Psychology,
Department of Psychological Sciences

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Emeritus Faculty Certificate

Dr. ROBERT BYERLY
Department of Mathematics & Statistics

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Dr. DENNIS COVINGTON
Department of English

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Dr. MARLISS DESENS
Department of English

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Dr. GARY HARRIS
Department of Mathematics & Statistics

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Dr. CARYL HEINTZ-WYATT
Department of Biological Sciences

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Dr. ALLAN SCOTT HOLADAY
Department of Biological Sciences

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Dr. MARY JANE HURST
Department of English

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Dr. MICHAEL KENT RYLANDER
Department of Biological Sciences

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Dr. ROBERT SHAW
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry 

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Paul Whitfield Horn Designation

Yehia Mechref, TTU Professor

Dr. YEHIA MECHREF
Chair and Paul Whitfield Horn Professor,
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

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Horn Professor Recognition

For a directory of A&S Horn Professors, follow this link.

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Horn Professor Graduate Achievement Award

PhD Student Sara Calandrini TTU

SARA CALANDRINI
PhD Student,
Department of Mathematics & Statistics

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JULIE GERDES
PhD Student,
Department of English

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Gloria Lyerla Memorial Library Research Travel Grant

Carole Edwards, TTU Professor

Dr. CAROLE EDWARDS
Associate Professor of French and Director of Graduate Studies,
Department of Classical & Modern Languages & Literatures

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Lauren Miller Griffith, TTU Faculty 

Dr. LAUREN GRIFFITH
Assistant Professor of Ethnology,
Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Social Work

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2018 Global Vision Awards

Global Vision Lifetime Achievement Award

Michael San Francisco, TTU Faculty

Dr. MICHAEL SAN FRANCISCO
Dean, Honors College
and Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

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Donald R. Haragan Study Abroad Award

Idoia Elola, TTU Professor

Dr. IDOIA ELOLA
Professor of Spanish & Applied Lingusitics,
Department of Classical & Modern Languages & Literatures

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Campus Internationalization Award

TTU Study Abroad Summer 2017, San Luis Potosi, Mexico

DEPARTMENT OF CLASSICAL & MODERN LANGUAGES & LITERATURES

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Archive

To find those honored in previous years, please see the links below.

Faculty Honors Convocation Spring 2017

Faculty Honors Convocation Spring 2016

Faculty Honors Convocation Spring 2015

Faculty Honors Convocation Spring 2014

Faculty Honors Convocation Spring 2013

Faculty Honors Convocation Spring 2012

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