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You know them as humble teachers and staff, who bring joy and a sense of purpose to their service to students and a deep commitment to exploration in their chosen fields. But many College of Integrative Sciences and Arts faculty and staff are also rock stars at ASU and in their professional communities, recognized nationally and internationally for their achievements as scholars, teachers, mentors and leaders.

 

National honors and awards

Academy of Management

Mai Trinh, assistant professor of leadership and interdisciplinary studies, presented two papers in the session "High-Tech or High-Touch? Developmental Relationships in the Digital Age," which won the Best Symposium Award, Management Education & Development division of the Academy of Management, August 2017.  

American Educational Research Association

Terence Tracey, professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Fellow, 2008

Terence Tracey, professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Division E Outstanding Research Award for best research article in counseling, 1997

American Psychological Association

Bianca Bernstein, professor of counseling and counseling psychology, "Distinguished Leader for Women in Psychology," American Psychological Association Committee on Women in Psychology Leadership Awards, 2016

Bianca Bernstein, professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Fellow, APA Division 17, Society of Counseling Psychology, 2015; Fellow, Society for the Psychology of Women (SPW), 2016

Bianca Bernstein, professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Woman of the Year, 2014, APA Division 17's Section for the Advancement of Women

Sharon Robinson Kurpius, professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Distinguised Elder, APA Society of Counseling Psychology, 2015

Carlos Santos, Member-at-Large Latino/a Slate, Executive Committee, Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity and Race (Div. 45)

Terence Tracey, professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Outstanding Publication of the Year, Section on Supervision and Training, APA Division 17, 2012

Terence Tracey, Distinguished Achievement Award in Vocational Psychology, Society for Vocational Psychology, APA Division 17, 2011

Terence Tracey, professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Lifetime Achievement Award, Society for the Promotion of Psychotherapeutic Science Section of APA Division 17, 2011

Terence Tracey, professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Leona Tyler Award for Lifetime Distinguished Contribution to Counseling Psychology, Socieety of Counseling Psychology, APA Division 17, 2008

Alisia (Giac-Thao) Tran, assistant professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Fellow, APA Minority Fellowship Program Psychology Summer Institute, funded by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2014

Alisia (Giac-Thao) Tran, assistant professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Division 45 Research Conference Scholarship, 2014

Alisia (Giac-Thao) Tran, assistant professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Early Career Participant, Division 17 (Society for Counseling Psychology) Leadership Academy, 2013

Arizona Psychological Association

Ashley Randall, assistant professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Faculty of the Year Award, 2015

Association for Humanistic Counseling

Jenn Pereira, assistant clinical professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Outstanding Humanistic Education/Supervisor Award, 2015

Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA)

Elizabeth Castillo, assistant professor of leadership and interdisciplinary studies, 2016 Emerging Scholar Award

Before Columbus Foundation

Bojan Louis, instructor, Faculty of Languages and Cultures, American Book Award, 2018

Computers and Composition

Claire Lauer, associate professor of technical communication, Ellen Nold Award for best article in the field of computers and composition studies, 2015

Council on College Composition and Communication

Eva Brumberger, associate professor of technical communication, Best Original Collection of Essays in Technical or Scientific Communication, 2015

Council of Writing Program Administrators

Duane Roen, professor of English, Best Book Award, 2015

Ford Foundation and American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education

Carlos Santos, assistant professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Faculty Fellow, 2014

Fulbright Awards

Patience Akpan-Obong, associate professor of science, technology and society; Fulbright Scholar in Nigeria, 2015-16

Maricopa County Education Service Agency

Sarah Zembruski, faculty associate, Faculty of Leadership and Interdisciplinary Studies, 2018 Maricopa County Exemplary Principal Award

NACADA, the Global Community for Academic Advising

Casey Self, executive director of academic advising, NACADA annual conference keynote address, 2015

National Latina/o Psychological Association Distinguished Professional Career Award

G. Miguel Arciniega, emeritus professor, Counseling and Counseling Psychology, 2016

National Symposium on Student Retention

Gina Beyer, director of Academic Success Programs, (with James Lewis, Ken Miller and Ginny Saiki), Directors Award, 2014

Princeton University Library

Denise Bates, historian and assistant professor of organizational leadership and interdisciplinary studies, Princeton University Library Research Grant, 2017-2018. 

Society for Research in Child Development

Carlos Santos, assistant professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Governing Council Member, 2011-13

Technical Communication, a journal of the Society for Technical Communication

Tatiana Batova, assistant professor of technical communication, Frank R. Smith Oustanding Journal Article Award, 2010

University of Nebraska Press

Venita Blackburn, instructor in Language and Cultures, 2016 Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Fiction for her anuscript "Black Jesus and Other Superheroes"

Utah State University and the Literary Estate of May Swenson

Patricia Colleen Murphy, senior lecturer in English, May Swenson Poetry Award, 2016, for her collection "Hemming Flames"

The Wildlife Society

Heather Bateman, associate professor of ecology and conservation biology, Award for Professional Service, for outstanding dedication to leadership and professional development in students, 2015
 

University recognition

ASU Chicano/Latino Faculty and Staff Association 

Carlos E. Santos, assistant professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Dr. Manuel Servin Faculty Award, 2016

ASU College of Integrative Sciences and Arts & University College All-College Awards

Patricia Murphy, principal lecturer of Interdisciplinary Humanities and Communication, Award for Outstanding Teaching, 2017

Therese Aguayo, director of Academic Advising Services, Award for Outstanding Student Support, 2017

 

ASU Faculty Achievement Awards

Mark Haunschild, instructor of English, Faculty of Languages and Cultures, (with Shillana Sanchez and James Wermers), Excellence in Curricular Innovation, 2014

Duane Roen, professor of English, (with Andrew Bourelle, Tiffany Bourelle and Sherry Rankins-Robertson), Excellence in Curricular Innovation, 2012

Patricia Murphy, senior lecturer in English, Faculty of Interdisciplinary Humanities and Communication, Excellence in Classroom Performance: in Undergraduate Student Mentoring, 2009

ASU Faculty Women's Association

Kelly Steele, professor of horticulture, Outstanding Faculty Mentor, 2015

Kerrie Wilkins, Counseling and Counseling Psychology, Distinguished Graduate Student, 2015

Bianca Bernstein, professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Outstanding Faculty Mentor, 2014

ASU Graduate College, Outstanding Doctoral Mentors

Terrence Tracey, professor of counseling and counseling psychology, 2016

Duane Roen, professor of English, 2008

Sharon E. Robinson Kurpius, professor of counseling and counseling psychology, 2007

ASU Graduate and Professional Student Association

Marvyn Arévalo Avalos, doctoral student in counseling psychology, Teaching Excellence Award, 2016

Samantha Cruz, doctoral student in counseling psychology, Teaching Excellence Award, 2016

Chun Tao, doctoral student in counseling psychology, Outstanding Mentor Award, 2016

ASU President's Award for Innovation

David Thomas, principal lecturer in leadership and interdisciplinary studies, for significant contributions to the Starbucks College Achievement Plan, April 2016

ASU's Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center

Marvyn Arévalo Ávalos, doctoral student in counseling and counseling psychology, Doctoral Student Research Internship in Health Disparities, 2015-2017

Carlos Santos, assistant professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Early Career Faculty Fellow, 2013-14

Alisia (Giac-Thao) Tran, assistant professor of counseling and counseling psychology, Early Career Faculty Fellow, 2014

ASU Provost's Committee for Campus Inclusion

German Cadenas, doctoral student in counseling and counseling psychology, Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Award, 2016

Monica Keyes, academic success specialist, Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Staff Award, 2016

ASU Provost's Humanities Fellows

Jacqueline Martinez, associate professor of communication, 2014-2015

ASU Provost's Teaching Fellows/Teaching Academy

Barbara Lafford, professor of Spanish and linguistics and faculty head, Languages and Cultures, 2015-2017

College Recognition

To the many who were recognized for their contributions at the 2018 college meeting, congratulations!

View the 2018 awards