DPAs presented

DPAMembers of the 2015-16 class of Youngstown State University Distinguished Professors pose for a photo at the annual rFaculty Recognition Awards Banquet in the Chestnut Room in Kilcawley Center.

The following faculty members received Distinguished Professor Awards:

Excellence in Teaching
John Feldmeier, Physics and Astronomy
Karen Larwin, Educational Foundations, Research, Technology and Leadership
Cynthia Shields, Nursing
Carla Simonini, Foreign Languages and Literatures
Linda Strom, English
Mary Yacovone, Health Professions

Excellence in Scholarship
Michael Butcher, Biological Sciences
Joy Christiansen Erb, Art
Michael Crescimanno, Physics and Astronomy
Rebecca Curnalia, Communication
Maria Delost, Health Professions
Patrick Durrell, Physics and Astronomy
Bonita Sharif, Computer Science and Information Systems

Excellence in Service
Jim Benedict, Physical Therapy
Ewelina Boczkowska, Dana School of Music
Annette Burden, Mathematics and Statistics
Donna DeBlasio, History
Kenneth Learman, Physical Therapy
Johanna Krontiris-Litowitz, Biological Sciences
Diana Palardy, Foreign Languages and Literatures
Ronald Shaklee, Geography
C. Virgil Solomon, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
David E. Stout, Lariccia School of Accounting and Finance

Distinguished Professor Designation
Patrick Durell, Physics and Astronomy
David E. Stout, Lariccia School of Accounting and Finance

Watson Merit Awards, 2015-16
Adam C. Earnheardt, Communication
Martha I. Pallante, History