Faculty Award Winners

The University of Memphis and the Office of the Provost are pleased to announce the 2015-2016 award winners! These awards will be presented at a luncheon in May. We extend our congratulations to the recipients, as well as to the other nominees for these awards. We trust that you, too, will want to congratulate them for their exemplary performance.

WILLARD R. SPARKS EMINENT FACULTY AWARD

Roy Van Arsdale, Department of Earth Sciences

BRIGGS IN EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING AWARDS

Denis Grélé, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures

Joanne Rhodes, Department of Physics and Material Sciences

ALUMNI ASSOCIATION DISTINGUISHED TEACHING AWARDS

Reginald Martin, Department of English

Charles Crawford, Department of History

Sharon Stanley, Department of Political Science

David Freeman, Deparment of Biological Sciences

Alumni Association Distinguished Research Awards

Distinguished Research in Science, Engineering, and Mathematics Award

Mohamed Laradji, Department of Physics and Material Sciences

Distinguished Research in Social Sciences, Business, and Law

James Murphy, Department of Psychology

Distinguished Research in Humanities

Stephen Tabachnick, Department of English

Distinguished Achievement in the Creative Arts

Sarah Brown, Department of Theatre and Dance

Faculty Excellence in Engaged Scholarship

Charles Santo, Department of City and Regional Planning