Award-Winning Faculty

Dr. Maureen Blankemeyer, Human Development & Family Studies, Kent State Distinguished Teaching Award recipient, 2015

Dr. Janice Byrd, Kent State University's "Advancing Diversity Award" recipient, 2018

Dr. Kelly Cichy, Fellowship Status from the Gerontological Society of America, 2016

Dr. Dale Curry, Human Development and Family Studies, Lifetime Achievement Award, Association for Child and Youth Care Practice, 33rd FICE Congress and 2nd CYC World Conference, Vienna, Austria, 2016

Dr. Sanna Harjusola-Webb, Award for Mentoring, Division for Early Childhood at the Council for Exceptional Children

Dr. Marty Jencius, President of the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES), 2014-15. For 2016-17, he is the ACES Governing Council Representative

Dr. Karen Kritzer, President of the Association of College Educators - Deaf and Hard of Hearing, 2016-17

Dr. Mykal Leslie received two out of three of the Best Paper Awards at the International Organization of Social Sciences and Behavioral Research 2018 conference in Boca Raton, FL

Dr. Pamela Luft, President of the Association of College Educators- Deaf and Hard of Hearing, 2017-18

Dr. Jason McGlothlin was presented with the 2018 Counselor Educator of the Year

Dr. Caven Mcloughlin, School Psychology, Kent State President's Faculty Excellence Award recipient, 2016

Dr. Vonnie Michali, Distinguished Alumni Award, Clarion University

Dr. Philip Rumrill, Rehabilitation Counseling, Kent State President's Faculty Excellence Award recipient, 2016. James F. Garrett Distinguished Career in Rehabilitation Research Award, 2016

Dr. Greg Smith, Kent State University President's Faculty Excellence Award Recipient, 2017

Dr. Nate Stevenson, Early Career Research Award from the Society for the Study of School Psychology, 2016

Dr. Cassandra Storlie, Kent State University's 2017 Advancing Diversity Award