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Faculty & Staff Awards

Our faculty and staff have been recognized for outstanding advising, teaching, scholarship and service. Many of their awards and recognitions are listed below.

Outstanding Advising

  • Ms. Jan Bednar, Excellence in Student Organizations Advisement, UW-Eau Claire (2001); Dedicated Faculty Advisor Award, UW-Eau Claire (1999)
  • Dr. Thomas Hilton, Utah State University Advisor of the Year (1994)
  • Dr. Jean Pratt, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Advising Award (2012)
  • Ms. Theresa Wells, UW-Eau Claire Student Organization Adviser Award (2011); UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Advising Award (2010, 2004); National American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) Student Chapter Mentor Award (2004)

Outstanding Teaching

  • Dr. Rajarshi Aroskar, J. Roger Selin Outstanding Teaching Award (2012)
  • Dr. David Armbruster, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching Award (1982)
  • Dr. Susan Haugen Behling, International Association for Computer Information Systems Computer Educator of the Year (2004)
  • Dr. Donald Etnier, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching Award (1986)
  • Ms. LaNette Flunker, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching Award (2007)
  • Dr. Matt Germonprez, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching Award (2008); Undergraduate Teaching Recognition, Case Western Reserve University (2004)
  • Dr. Thomas Hilton, MIS Instructor of the Year, Utah State University (2002)
  • Dr. Jack Hoggatt, UW-Eau Claire Board of Regents Teaching Excellence Award nominee (2007); Inductee, Wisconsin Phi Beta Lambda Hall of Fame (1990); Outstanding Business Educator Award-Post Secondary, Wisconsin Business Education (1990)
  • Dr. Anthony Keys, Ashland Foundation, Inc. Outstanding Non-tenured Faculty Award, Lewis College of Business, Marshall University (1998)
  • Dr. Scott Lester, Chuck Tomkovick Department of Management and Marketing Teaching Excellence Award (2013)
  • Dr. Lucretia Mattson, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching award: (2000); Wisconsin Institute of CPAs Accounting Educator of the Year (1993)
  • Dr. William Miller, J. Roger Selin Outstanding Teaching Award (2011)
  • Dr. Lorraine Missling, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching Award (1987, 1976)
  • Dr. Abraham Nahm, Chuck Tomkovick Department of Management and Marketing Teaching Excellence Award (2014)
  • Dr. William Ogden, J. Roger Selin Outstanding Teaching Award (2008)
  • Dr. Larry Ozzello, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching Award (1985)
  • Dr. Aimee Pernsteiner, J. Roger Selin Outstanding Teaching Award (2013)
  • Dr. Jean Pratt, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching Award (2014); "Top Prof' Award, Utah State University (2004, 2001); Teacher of the Year for Business Information Systems, Utah State University (2003); Teacher of the Year for Business Information Systems (2003)
  • Mr. James Rundall, J. Roger Selin Outstanding Teaching Award (2009)
  • Dr. J. Roger Selin, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching Award (2005, 1974)
  • Dr. Erwin Steiner, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching Award (1977)
  • Dr. Chuck Tomkovick, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching Award (2006, 1995)
  • Ms. Ingrid Ulstad, UW-Eau Claire nominee, 2013 Regents Teaching Excellence Award;  J. Roger Selin Outstanding Teaching Award (2010), Wisconsin Teaching Fellow, University of Wisconsin System (2004)
  • Dr. D. Wallace Weil, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching Award (1990, 1975)

Outstanding Scholarship

  • Dr. Rajarshi Aroskar, MBAA International McGraw Hill/Irwin Distinguished Paper Award, Academy of Finance (2004, 2003)
  • Dr. Jennifer Artisensi-Johs, MBAA International McGraw Hill/Irwin Distinguished Paper Award,  Business and Health Administration Association Track (2013)
  • Dr. D’Arcy Becker, Allied Academies Best Paper Award (2005, 2004); American Accounting Association Best Paper Award (2007)
  • Ms. Jan Bednar, Allied Academies Best Paper Award (2004)
  • Dr. Thomas Bergmann, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Research Award (1991)
  • Dr. Kristina Bourne, UW-Eau Claire Women’s Studies Scholarship Award (2009)
  • Ms. LaNette Flunker, MBAA International McGraw Hill/Irwin Distinguished Paper Award,Business and Health Administration Association Track (2013)
  • Dr. Jonathon Halbesleben, North American Management Society MBAA International McGraw-Hill/Irwin Distinguished Paper Award (2008); Best Theory to Practice paper in the Healthcare Management Division, Academy of Management (2007)
  • Dr. Nan Hu,MBAA International McGraw Hill/Irwin Distinguished Paper Award, North American Accounting Society (2010, 2013)
  • Dr. Jack Hoggatt, Thomson South-Western Publishing Gold Book Award, presented to authors who have sold one million copies of a publication (2005)
  • Dr. Kristy Lauver, Best Proceedings, nominated by HR Division for Newman Award, Academy of Management (2004)
  • Dr. Paula Lentz, Allied Academies Best Paper Award (2004); Phi Kappa Phi, University of Minnesota, St. Paul (2004)
  • Dr. Scott Lester, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Excellence in Scholarship award (2010); Best Human Resources/Industrial Relations Paper Award, North American Management Society (2003); Cason Publishing Company Best Careers Paper Award, Midwest Academy of Management (2001)
  • Dr. Ling Liu, MBAA International McGraw Hill/Irwin Distinguished Paper Award,North American Accounting Society (2010, 2012, 2013)
  • Dr. Bruce Lo, Best Research Paper, International Association for Computer Information Systems Conference (2005)
  • Mr. Thomas Mihajlov, Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) Carl Menconi Ethics Best Case Award (2012)
  • Dr. William Miller, Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) Carl Menconi Ethics Best Case Award (2012, 2011)
  • Dr. Abraham Nahm, Best Empirical Paper award, Decision Sciences Institute Annual Meeting (2004)
  • Dr. Douglas Olson, MBAA International McGraw Hill/Irwin Distinguished Paper Award,  Business and Health Administration Association Track (2013)
  • Dr. Jean Pratt, Best Research Paper, International Association for Computer Information Systems Annual Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia (2001)
  • Mr. James Rundall, American Accounting Association Best Paper Award (2007)
  • Dr. Scott Swanson, Marketing Education Review Best Article of the Year (2012)
  • Dr. Chuck Tomkovick, Marketing Education Review Best Article of the Year (2012); Best Paper award in the Sports and Events Management Track, Marketing Management Association (2011)
  • Dr. Timothy Vaughan, Best Paper award, Midwest Business Administration Association/Operations Management and Entrepreneurship Association Conference (2004)
  • Ms. Ingrid Ulstad, American Accounting Association Best Paper Award (2007)
  • Dr. Rama Yelkur, Best Paper award in the Sports and Events Management Track, Marketing Management Association (2011); Best Paper Award in the Buyer Behavior Track, Southern Marketing Association (1999, 1992)

Outstanding Service

  • Dr. Susan Haugen Behling, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Service Learning as a Faculty/Academic Staff Member Award (2006)
  • Dean V. Thomas Dock, Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Public Employee Award (2010)
  • Dr. Robert Erffmeyer, Marketing Management Association Fellow (2006)
  • Dr. Thomas Hilton, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Service Learning as Faculty/Academic Staff Member (2005); Ben Bauman Award for Excellence, International Association of Computer Information Systems (2003)
  • Dr. Ray Hughes, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Service Learning as a Faculty/Academic Staff Member (2008)
  • Ms. Gretchen Hutterli, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Performance Award for Administrative and Professional Academic Staff (2007); UW-Eau Claire Academic Staff Regent Award nominee (2007); UW-Eau Claire American Ethnic Coordinating Office Distinguished Service Award (2000); Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce Outstanding Public Employee Award (2000)
  • Dr. Vlad Kotomin, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Service Learning as a Faculty/Academic Staff Member (2010)
  • Dr. Jennifer Johs-Artisensi, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Service Learning as a Faculty/Academic Staff Member (2012)
  • Dr. Scott Lester, Wisconsin Civic Engagement Institute Sister Joel Read Civic Engagement Practitioners Award (2013); UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Service Learning as a Faculty/Academic Staff Member Award (2006)
  • Dr. Lucretia Mattson, Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants Distinguished Career Award (2007), UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Service award: (2000); Wisconsin Institute of CPAs Spirit Award (1995)
  • Dr. William Miller, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Service Award (2013)
  • Dr. Douglas Olson, Chair's Award, 48th Annual ACHCA Convocation and Exposition and Student Poster Session (2014)
  • Dr. Jean Pratt, Ben Bauman Award for Excellence, International Association for Computer Information Systems (2014); UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Service Learning as a Faculty/Academic Staff Member Award (2011)
  • Dr. Charles Tomkovick, UW-Eau Claire Service Learning Faculty Mentor Award (2013)
  • Dr. Rama Yelkur, UW System Outstanding Woman of Color in Education Award (2008)
  • Ms. Ingrid Ulstad, Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT) Volunteer of the Year (2008)

College of Business Employee Recognition Awards

Coaching Award

  • Theresa Wells (2014)
  • Carla Kurz (2013)

Creativity and Innovation Award

  • Dr. Douglas Olson (2014)
  • Bonnie Krahn (2013)

Culture of Caring Award

  • Gail Nelson (2014)
  • Dr. Nancy Hanson-Rasmussen (2013)

Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)

  • Pride of CASE V, Excellence in Design, Series.Silver medal. Ms. Gretchen Hutterli, Ms. Bonnie Krahn (2012)
  • Pride of CASE V, Excellence in Design, Miscellaneous. Bronze medal. Ms. Gretchen Hutterli, Ms. Bonnie Krahn (2012)
  • Pride of CASE V, Best Graphic Identity/Logo. Silver medal. Ms. Bonnie Krahn, Dr. D'Arcy Becker (2012)
  • Pride of CASE V, Theresa Du Bois Exline Best Practices in Communications and Marketing. Silver medal. Ms. Gretchen Hutterli, Ms. Bonnie Krahn, Ms. Meredith Wolf (2009)
  • Pride of CASE V, Excellence in Special Events Planning. Bronze medal. Ms. Gretchen Hutterli, Ms. Bonnie Krahn, Ms. Meredith Wolf (2009)
  • Pride of CASE V, Best Electronic Newsletter. Silver medal. Ms. Gretchen Hutterli, Mr. Kou Thao, Ms. Jamie Wilson (2007)
  • Pride of CASE V, Best Electronic Newsletter. Silver medal. Ms. Gretchen Hutterli, Mr. Kou Thao, Mr. Christopher Newgard (2006)
  • Pride of CASE V, Best Website, Individual Page or Section. Gold medal. Ms. Gretchen Hutterli, Mr. Kou Thao, Mr. Christopher Newgard, Ms. Beth Larson, Mr. Donald Ross (2005)

National Academic Advising Association (NACADA)

  • 2011 Certificate of Merit award. Dr. Jack Hoggatt, Dr. Meg DevineMs. Abbie Windsor

UW-Eau Claire Honor Societies

Beta Gamma Sigma Outstanding Professor

  • Ms. Emily Elsner-Twesme (2014)
  • Ms. Jan Bednar (2013)
  • Mr. Matthew Fish (2012)
  • Ms. Ingrid Ulstad (2011)
  • Dr. Charles Tomkovick (2010)
  • Ms. Theresa Wells (2009)
  • Dr. William Ogden (2008)
  • Dr. Rajarshi Aroskar (2007)
  • Ms. LaNette Flunker (2006)
  • Dr. J. Roger Selin (2005)
  • Dr. Michael Wilson (2004)
  • Dr. Charles Tomkovick (2003)
  • Dr. Lucretia Mattson (2002)

Mortar Board, Gold Caps Chapter

  • Dr. Rhetta Standifer (2009)
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