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Faculty Awards

DISTINGUISHED ACHIEVEMENT IN RESEARCH FACULTY AWARD

Given to a current faculty member in the College of the Arts who has contributed significantly to their field in the area of research and has a nationally/internationally recognized body of creative activity/research.

2017 Recipient: Mahwish Chishty, Assistant Professor of Art and Guggenheim Fellowship recipient, Kent  State University

DISTINGUISHED ACHIEVEMENT IN TEACHING FACULTY AWARD

Given to a current faculty member in the College of the Arts who demonstrates innovative teaching and leadership in instructional development.

2017 Recipient: Barbara Verlezza, Associate Professor of Dance, Kent State University

DISTINGUISHED ACHIEVEMENT IN SERVICE FACULTY AWARD

Given to a current faculty member in the College of the Arts who demonstrates significant service to their field at the national and/or international level(s) and engages in meaningful public outreach.

2017 Recipient: Linda Angotti, Professor of Music and Jeffrey Rockland, Associate Professor of Dance, Kent State University

DISTINGUISHED EMERITUS AWARD

Given to an emeritus faculty member from the College of the Arts who continues to contribute to the College and the arts.

2017 Recipient: Frank Susi, Emeritus Professor Art, Kent State University