Faculty and Staff Awards

2019-2020 Tenure and Promotion

Congratulations to the following faculty members on their Tenure and Promotion achievements!

Lee Allen photo   Nordstrom photo   DeAnna Owens photo
Dr. Lee Allen, ICL
Promoted to Full Professor

Dr. Susan Nordstrom, CEPR
Tenured and Promoted to Associate Professor

  Dr. DeAnna Owens, ICL
Tenured and Promoted to Associate Professor
Brian Wright photo   Ransdell photo   Kay Reeves photo

Dr. Brian Wright, ICL
Tenured at Promoted to Associate Professor

  Dr. Mary Ransdell, ICL
Promoted to Full Clinical Faculty
  Dr. Kay Reeves, ICL
Promoted to Full Clinical Faculty

Kaldon photo   Platt photo    
Carolyn Kaldon, CREP
Promoted to Associate Research Faculty
  Dr. Eric Platt, LEAD
Named Interim Chair of Leadership


2019 Retirees

2019 Retirees with Dean Hill-Clarke
2019 Retirees pictured with Dean Hill-Clarke include Dr. Reginald Green (Leadership), Dr. Susan Copeland (Director of Campus School), Dr. Satomi Taylor (ICL), and Dr. James Mitchell (Leadership).

Other 2018 Retirees include:

  • Sheila Ogburn, Dean's Office (January 2019)
  • Rebecca S. Anderson, ICL

Faculty and Staff Service Awards

Faculty Career Milestone award winners with Dean Hill-Clarke
(L to R) Lee Allen, Yonghong Jade Xu, Dean Hill-Clarke, and Angie Powell

Visit the Employee Recognition site> to see photos and information about the Staff Service Awards. Faculty were honored at the COE Award luncheon.

Years of Service COE Faculty/Staff
35 Years of Service Mary Lanier, TEP
25 Years of Service Lavonie Perry Claybon, CRER
20 Years of Service Martha Drake, CREP
Daniel Lustig, CEPR
15 Years of Service Lee Allen, ICL
Angiline Powell, ICL
Chrisann Schiro-Geist, CEPR
Shelby Tate, ICL
Yonghong Jade Xu, CEPR
10 Years of Service Torre Kelley, ICL
5 Years of Service Jennifer Mueller, CEPR
Cindy Muzzi, CREP
Charmaine Sego, ICL
Faculty and Staff Awards 2019

In April 2019, Faculty and Staff members were awarded for their research, teaching, and service during the COE Awards Luncheon. Nominees are nominated by their peers. Congratulations to all our winners and nominees! We are so proud of all of you!

Kristen Buck and Dean Hill-ClarekKristen Buck, TEP
UofM Tiger Spotlight Award Winner

LaRuth Lofties and Dean Hill-ClarkeLaRuth Lofties, TEP
Outstanding Contributions by a Staff Member Award Winner
Leigh Harrell-Williams with Dean Hill-Clarke
Leigh Harrell-Williams, CEPR
Excellence in Research and Scholarship Award Winner
Luann Ley Davis and Dean Hill-Clarke
Luann Ley Davis, ICL
Excellence in Service Award Winner
Celia Rousseau Anderson
Celia Rousseau Anderson, ICL
Excellence in Teaching Award Winner
Jeff Byford and Dean Hill-Clarke
Jeff Byford, ICL
Ellery Earl Crader Professor of Education Award