2014 Faculty Awards & Fellowships

Ludmil Katzarkov, professor of math, was named a 2014 Simons Fellow.

Viviana Díaz Balsera's, professor of spanish, La Florida:  Five Hundred Years of Hispanic Presence received the Gold Medal in the 2014 Florida Book Awards/ Florida Non-Fiction category. Read more

V. Ramamurthy, professor of chemistry, received the 2014 Fulbright-Nehru distinguished chair -to spend four months teaching and lecturing in India from the J.William Fulbright foreign Scholarship board (FSB). Read more

Ubbo Visser, associate professor of computer science, led the Robocanes to 2nd place at the RoboCup US open 2014 competition and at the Robot Soccer World Cup 2014. Read more

M. Evelina Galang, professor of English, was awarded the 100 Most influential Filipina Women in the world:"Behind the scene leaders" by the Filipina Women's Network. Read more

M. Evelina Galang, professor of English, was included in the 2014 Amelia Bloomer List for her book Angel de la Luna and the 5th Glorious Mystery. Read more

Tom Boswell, professor of geography & regional studies, received a distinguished service award from the Ethnic Geography Specialty Group. Read more

Dominique Reill, associate professor of history, received the 2014 Book Prize from the Center for Austrian Studies for her book, Nationalists Who Feared the Nation. Read more

Gregory Bush, associate professor of history, was elected for 9-year term on the Florida Humanities Council Board.

Mary Lindemann, professor of history, was elected Vice President of the German Studies Association. Read more

Kevin Finn, lecturer in the department of modern languages & literatures, was awarded Esteemed Employee Award by the Spinal Cord Living-Assistance Development, Inc. and the Miami Herald. Read more

Leila da Costa, senior lecturer in the department of modern languages & literatures, received the Brazilian International Press Award for excellence in college-level teaching of the Portuguese language. Read more