President’s Awards for Excellence 2012

Outstanding Collaborative Unit

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Photo of the Department of Laboratory Animal Resources staff

The Department of Laboratory Animal Resources (LAR) serves Wright State University by providing collaborative support to all investigators using animals in research, teaching, or testing. Continue reading

Human Relations (Classified)

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Photo of Mary Zurawka, administrative specialist, Department of Criminal Justice

Mary Zurawka has been an administrative assistant for the Criminal Justice Program since 2006. Continue reading

Leadership (Classified)

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Photo of James Storm, painter, Physical Plant

As one of two painters on the Dayton Campus’s south zone, James “Jimmy” Storm stays busy maintaining the wall surfaces of more than two dozen buildings. Continue reading

Human Relations (Unclassified)

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Photo of Daisy Stieger office manager and staff advisor for the Department of Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering.

Daisy Stieger serves as office manager and staff advisor for the Department of Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering, where she has worked for the last 15 years. Continue reading

Spirit of Innovation

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Photo of Aaron Skira, associate director, Department of Financial Aid

As associate director of financial aid, Aaron Skira looks for creative ways to make the aid process easier, less stressful, and more attainable for all Wright State students. Continue reading

Service (Unclassified)

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Photo of Beverly Grunden, statistical consultant in the Statistical Consulting Center.

Beverly Grunden has served Wright State as a statistical scientist and consultant in the Statistical Consulting Center (SCC) since completing her master’s degree in applied statistics at Wright State in 2001 Continue reading

Leadership (Unclassified)

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Photo of Javan Conley, senior project manager in Engineering and Construction

As a senior project manager for the Engineering and Construction Department, Javan Conley provides the leadership necessary to navigate all the challenges that come… Continue reading

Service (Classified)

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Photo of Tammy Boatman, administrative specialist in the department of economics

Since joining the Department of Economics as an administrative specialist in 2007, Tammy Boatman has demonstrated outstanding performance and dedication to the university. Continue reading

Outstanding Instructor

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Photo of Jeanie Bochenek, a clinical instructor with the College of Nursing and Health.

Jeanie Bochenek is a clinical instructor with the College of Nursing and Health. She exemplifies excellence in teaching in both the clinical and classroom settings. Continue reading

Trustees’ Award for Faculty Excellence

Photo of Richard Bullock, Ph.D., professor and assistant chair of English, and director of writing programs in the College of Liberal Arts.

Richard Bullock, Ph.D., is a nationally recognized leader whose achievements as professor and assistant chair of English, and director of writing programs in the College of Liberal Arts… Continue reading