Congratulations to the following Liberal Arts faculty who have received undergraduate awards during the 2019-20 academic year. They will be honored during an awards ceremony planned for the fall semester.

Jill Wood, Teaching Professor of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies) – George W. Atherton Award for Excellence in Teaching – The George W. Atherton Award for Excellence in Teaching, named for the seventh president of the University (1882-1907), is presented each year to four faculty members who have devoted substantial effort to and developed a record of excellence in undergraduate teaching

Kirk French, Associate Teaching Professor of Anthropology (Anthropology) –  George W. Atherton Award for Excellence in Teaching – The George W. Atherton Award for Excellence in Teaching, named for the seventh president of the University (1882-1907), is presented each year to four faculty members who have devoted substantial effort to and developed a record of excellence in undergraduate teaching

Carrie Jackson, Professor of German and Linguistics (Germanic & Slavic Languages & Literatures) – Outstanding Faculty Adviser Award – This award recognizes superior academic advising of undergraduate students in the College of the Liberal Arts.

Tina Chen, Associate Professor of English and Asian American Studies (English) – Outstanding Teaching Award for Tenure Line Faculty – This award recognizes the contributions made to our undergraduate teaching program by our tenure line faculty in the College of the Liberal Arts.

Sharon Childs, Associate Teaching Professor of Applied Linguistics (Applied Linguistics) – Outstanding Teaching Award for Teaching Faculty – This award recognizes the contributions made to our undergraduate teaching program by our non-tenure line faculty in the College of the Liberal Arts.

Pre-nominations for awards are being accepted for the 2020-21 academic year at http://www.la.psu.edu/awards through May 15, 2020.

 

Skip to toolbar