Clark University honors faculty

October 20, 2017

Clark University faculty members were honored during a Faculty Awards Reception, on Sept. 27 at Harrington House, the home of President David Angel. The event followed the faculty assembly and was attended by 120 of Clark’s more than 180 full-time university faculty.

Faculty Award recipients include:

Steinbrecher Family Senior Faculty Award:

            David Hibbett (Biology)
            John Rogan (Geography)

Oliver and Dorothy Hayden Junior Faculty Fellowship Award:

            Mark Davidson (Geography)  

Hodgkins Junior Faculty Awards

            Michael Butler (Political Science)
            Nicole Overstreet (Psychology)                      

Faculty awarded tenure and promoted to Associate Professor         

           Michael Boyer (Physics)
           Ora Szekely (Political Science)



Faculty promoted to Professor                                                               

          Esteban Cardemil (Psychology)
          Rob Drewell (Biology)
          John Rogan (Geography)
          Kristina Wilson (Visual and Performing Arts)
          Jing Zhang (Graduate School of Management)

Faculty promoted to Research Professor                                               

          John Baker (Biology)

Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award                                     

            Mark Turnbull (Chemistry)

Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award

           David Correll (Management)

Outstanding Undergraduate Advisers                                                  

            Nina Kushner (History)
            David Thurlow (Chemistry)    

Outstanding Graduate Mentor/Adviser

           Wayne Gray (Economics)

Debra Brenner, assistant to the provost, organized the reception.

Pictured at top: Nicole Overstreet, assistant professor of psychology, works with a student. Overstreet and Associate Professor of political science Michael Butler each received 2017 Hodgkins Junior Faculty Awards.