Thabiti Lewis, associate professor, English, WSU Vancouver, was awarded the 2019 Black Metropolis Research Consortium Short-term Fellowship to complete his book on Chicago’s role in shaping the Black Arts Movement. Lewis also was appointed interim associate vice chancellor for academic affairs at WSU Vancouver for AY 2019-20.
Tabitha Espina, doctoral candidate, English, received the 2019 Karen DePauw Leadership Award from the WSU Association of Faculty Women and Graduate School.
Sandra Cooper, associate professor, Mathematics and Statistics, was awarded a WSU Access Center Award for her work helping students in math 100 and 103.
Bala Krishnamoorthy, associate professor, mathematics and statistics, WSU Vancouver, received the WSU Vancouver Chancellor’s Award for Research Excellence.
Sergey Lapin, clinical professor, Mathematics and Statistics, was awarded the 2019 Arete Outstanding Faculty Award from the WSU Center for Fraternity and Sorority Life.
Nairanjana Dasgupta, professor, mathematics, was awarded the 2019 Washington State University President’s Award for Leadership and Engagement.
Carrie Cuttler, assistant professor, psychology, won the 2019 Student Choice Award for Best Professor at WSU.
Anna Plemons, clinical assistant professor, English, WSU Tri Cities, was named the University’s 2019 Woman of the Year.
Maureen Schmitter-Edgecombe, professor, psychology, was chosen to deliver the Distinguished Faculty Address at WSU Showcase 2019.
Lori Wiest, professor, music, was named to receive the Sahlin Faculty Excellence Award in Leadership at WSU Showcase 2019.