Texas Tech University

Convocation 2020

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Spring Convocation 2020

Each spring, faculty in the College of Arts & Sciences, along with faculty of other TTU colleges, are recognized for their achievements during the annual Faculty Honors Convocation. Some receive medallions for their work; others receive certificates. All are worthy of congratulations!

 

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2020 Chancellor's Council Distinguished Teaching Award

TTU professor Roman Taraban

Roman Taraban, Ph.D.

Department of Psychological Sciences

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2020 President's Excellence in Teaching Award

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Gretchen Adams, Ph.D.

Department of History

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2020 President's Excellence in Teaching Award

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Katherine M. Brooke

Department of Classical & Modern Languages & Literatures

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2020 President's Excellence in Teaching Award

TTU professor Breanna Harris

Breanna N. Harris, Ph.D.

Department of Biological Sciences

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2020 President's Excellence in Teaching Professorship

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Justin Hart, Ph.D.

Department of History

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2020 President's Excellence in Teaching Professorship

TTU professor Beth Thacker

Beth Thacker, Ph.D.

Department of Physics & Astronomy

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2020 President's Excellence in Research Professorship

TTU professor Alessandra Corsi

Alessandra Corsi, Ph.D.

Department of Physics & Astronomy

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2020 President's Academic Achievement Award

TTU professor Dominick Casadonte

Dominick Casadonte, Ph.D.

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

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2020 President's Academic Achievement Award

TTU professor Alice Young

Alice M. Young, Ph.D.

Department of Psychological Sciences

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2020 President's Excellence in Engaged Scholarship Awards

TTU professor Aliza Wong

Aliza Wong, Ph.D.

Department of History and Honors College

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2020 President's Faculty Book Award, 3rd Place

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Curtis Bauer, Ph.D.

Department of English

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2020 Provost's Institutional Effectiveness Excellence Award

TTU Kinesiology & Sport Management Lab

Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management

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2020 Outstanding Researcher Award

TTU professor Tigga Kingston

Tigga Kingston, Ph.D.

Department of Biological Sciences

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2020 Teaching Academy Departmental Excellence in Teaching Award

TTU Kinesiology & Sport Management Lab

Department of Kinesiology & Sport Management

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2020 Integrated Scholar

TTU professor Raegan Higgins

Raegan Higgins, Ph.D.

Department of Mathematics & Statistics

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2020 Integrated Scholar

TTU professor Thomas Maccarone

Thomas Maccarone, Ph.D.

Department of Physics & Astronomy

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2020 Integrated Scholar

TTU professor Dimitri Pappas 

Dimitri Pappas, Ph.D.

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

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2020 Integrated Scholar

TTU professor Emily Skidmore

Emily Skidmore, Ph.D.

Department of History

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2020 Horn Professor Graduate Achievement Award

TTU graduate student Moamen Elmassry

Moamen Elmassry, Ph.D.

Department of Biological Sciences

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2020 Texas Tech Alumni Association New Faculty Award

TTU professor Kristin Hutchins

Kristin Hutchins, Ph.D.

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

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2020 Texas Tech Parents Association Faculty Awards:
Barnie E. Rushing, Jr. Faculty Distinguished Research Award — Social Science, Humanities, and Creative Arts

TTU professor Susan Larson

Susan Larson, Ph.D.

Department of Classical & Modern Languages & Literatures

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2020 Texas Tech Parents Association Faculty Awards:
Spencer Wells Award for Creativity in Teaching

TTU professor Erin-Marie Legacey 

Erin-Marie Legacey, Ph.D.

Department of History 

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2020 Nancy J. Bell Faculty Excellence in Mentoring Award

TTU professor Zachary Brittsan

Zachary Brittsan, Ph.D.

Department of History

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2020 Nancy J. Bell Faculty Excellence in Mentoring Award

TTU professor Emily Skidmore

Emily Skidmore, Ph.D.

Department of History

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2020 Emeritus Faculty Appointments

Linda Allen, Ph.D.

Department of Mathematics & Statistics

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Gary Bell, Ph.D.

Department of History

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Ron Chesser, Ph.D.

Department of Biological Sciences

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Charlotte Dunham, Ph.D.

Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Social Work

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Wallace L. Glab, Ph.D.

Department of Physics & Astronomy

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Charles W. Myles, Ph.D.

Department of Physics & Astronomy

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Connie Scarborough, Ph.D.

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 2019

Faculty Honors Convocation Spring 2018

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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