Dr. Tina Henkin, Professor and Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, was awarded the 2016 Distinguished University Professor award, with President Drake presenting her the award on April 28.
The Distinguished University Professor title is awarded permanently to no more than three exceptional faculty per year. The title recognizes accomplishments in research, scholarly or creative work, teaching, and service that are both distinguished and distinctive. The Office of Academic Affairs awards honored faculty a $30,000 one-time cash award to support their academic work. Honorees are expected to continue a regular program of teaching, research, scholarly or creative work, and service.
For more information on the Distinguished University Professor Award please visit the University Awards & Recognition page.