• Karen Liller

    Professor
    ASPPH Academic Public Health Practice Excellence Award

    Awarded: 2020

    Dr. Karen Liller is presently a full tenured professor in the College of Public Health specializing in public health and injury prevention. Dr. Liller holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in medical technology, technical education, and education (curriculum and instruction with a focus area of …READ MORE

  • Jennifer Collins

    Professor
    AAG Harm J. de Blij Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Geography Teaching

    Awarded: 2020

    Dr. Jennifer Collins is a Professor in the School of Geosciences at the University of South Florida. Her research focuses on weather and climate. As a hurricane researcher, Dr. Collins is interested in the interaction between large scale climatic patterns such as the El Niño – …READ MORE

  • William Murray

    Professor
    AIA Martha and Artemis Joukowsky Distinguished Service Award

    Awarded: 2020

    William M. Murray is the Mary and Gus Stathis Professor of Ancient Greek History and Director of the Department of History’s Ancient Studies Center. Prof. Murray’s research embraces all aspects of ancient Mediterranean nautical history including ship construction, ancient trade …READ MORE

  • Laura Lee Swisher

    Professor
    APTA / APTE Polly Cerasoli Lectureship Award

    Awarded: 2020

    Laura Lee (Dolly) Swisher, PT, PhD, FAPTA is Professor and past Director of the School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences in the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine at the University of South Florida. Dr. Swisher received a BS from Wilson College, and is a 1986 physical therapy …READ MORE

  • Suzanne Murray

    Instructor
    AIA Martha and Artemis Joukowsky Distinguished Service Award

    Awarded: 2020

    Suzanne P. Murray is a Level II Instructor in the Department of History, where she teaches courses in Ancient History and Classical Archaeology. She graduated with a Ph.D. in Ancient Art from the University of Minnesota. Her area of specialization is Bronze Age Greece, and her research focuses …READ MORE

  • Lucy Guerra

    Professor
    APA Elizabeth Hurlock Beckman Award

    Awarded: 2019

    Lucy Guerra, MD, MPH, is professor and Division Director, Internal Medicine; and Associate Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program in the USF Morsani College of Medicine. Originally from Cuba, Dr. Guerra and her family eventually settled in the United States, initially in …READ MORE

  • Sylvia Thomas

    Associate Professor
    AIMBE Fellow

    Awarded: 2020

    Dr. Sylvia Wilson Thomas is an Associate Professor in Electrical Engineering at the University of South Florida where she leads the Advanced Materials Bio and Integration Research (AMBIR) laboratory.  She is also the former Assistant Dean of the College of Engineering at USF. Dr. …READ MORE

  • Denise Cooper

    Professor
    AIMBE Fellow

    Awarded: 2020

    Denise Cooper, Ph.D., is a Professor in the Department of Molecular Medicine in the Morsani College of Medicine at the University of South …READ MORE

  • Johanna Lasonen

    Professor
    AERA International Studies SIG Lifetime Achievement Award

    Awarded: 2020

    Johanna Lasonen, Ph.D., is a professor of Career and Technical Education in the College of Education at USF. Her research focuses on the comparisons of education systems in different countries, immigrant integration into the workplace with a special emphasis on equity and access issues, …READ MORE

  • Elizabeth Perkins

    Associate Research Professor
    AAIDD National Honoree of the National Historic Recognition Project 2000-2020

    Awarded: 2020

    Elizabeth Perkins, PhD, RNLD, FAAIDD, FGSA is a Research Associate Professor in the Department of Child and Family Studies (CFS) in the College of Behavioral and Community Sciences, and the Associate Director of the Florida Center for Inclusive Communities (FCIC), USF's University Center for …READ MORE

  • Jeffrey Cunningham

    Associate Professor
    AEESP Award for Outstanding Contribution to Environmental Engineering & Science Education

    Awarded: 2020

    Jeffrey Cunningham, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of South Florida (USF).  He earned his B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from Rice University (magna cum laude), his M.S. degree in Civil Engineering from …READ MORE

  • Patrice Buzzanell

    Professor
    CSCA Hall of Fame

    Awarded: 2020

    Patrice M. Buzzanell (Ph.D., Purdue) is Chair and Professor of the Department of Communication at the University of South Florida and Endowed Visiting Professor for the School of Media and Design at Shanghai Jiaotong University. Fellow and Past President of the International Communication …READ MORE

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