NEW ALBANY, Ind. (June 11, 2014) – The recipients of the IU Southeast 2014 Distinguished Teaching Award and Distinguished Research & Creativity Award have been announced.
The Improvement of Learning Committee selected Dr. Victor Waingeh, School of Natural Sciences (full-time), and Mary Ann Fitzharris, School of Arts & Letters (part-time), for the 2014 Distinguished Teaching Award, given in recognition of outstanding work and student-centered focus in the classroom.
The Research & Grants Committee selected Dr. Victor Waingeh, School of Natural Sciences (Junior Faculty), and Dr. Deborah Finkel, School of Social Sciences (Senior Faculty), for the 2014 Distinguished Research & Creativity Award. Dr. Waingeh was selected for his outstanding work and commitment to undergraduate research at IU Southeast, and Dr. Finkel for her outstanding work in the fields of Behavioral Genetics and Developmental Psychology.
A formal presentation of these awards will occur at the Annual Faculty/Staff Meeting this fall in the Richard K. Stem Concert Hall, Ogle Center.