Marcia Ostrom, associate professor and extension specialist, environment, won the Faculty Excellence in Extension Award from the WSU College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural, Resource Sciences.
Eugene Smelyansky, instructor, history, authored Heresy and Citizenship; The Intolerant Middle Ages (Taylor & Francis Ltd).
Michael Mays, professor, English, WSU Tri-Cities, co-edited Legacies of the Manhattan Project (WSU Press).
Christopher Foss, adjunct professor, history, WSU Vancouver, authored Facing the World: Defense Spending and International Trade in the Pacific Northwest Since World War II (OSU Press).
Nikolaus Overtoom, assistant professor, career track, history, authored Reign of Arrows: The Rise of the Parthian Empire on the Hellenistic Middle East (Oxford Press).
Karen Phoenix, assistant professor, career track, history, authored Gender Rules (Oxford Press).
Shawna Herzog, instructor, history, authored Negotiating Abolition: The Antislavery Project in the British Strait Settlements, 1786-1843 (Bloomsbury Publishing).
William Hamlin, professor, English, authored Montaigne: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford Press).
Jesse Spohnholz, professor, and Clif Stratton, assistant professor, history, coauthored three books in 2020: Ruptured Lives: Refugee Crises in Historical Perspective; Power Politics: Carbon Energy in Historical Perspective; and Chronic Disparities: Public Health in Historical Perspective (Oxford University Press).
Linda Heidenreich, associate professor, history, authored Nepantla Squared: transgender Mestiz@ Histories in Times of Global Shift (University of Nebraska Press).