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Award-winning faculty and staff

Outstanding Advising

  • Jan Bednar: Excellence in Student Organizations Advisement, UW-Eau Claire (2001); Dedicated Faculty Advisor Award, UW-Eau Claire (1999)
  • Dr. Jean Pratt: UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Advising Award (2012)
  • Dr. Scott Swanson, Runner-up, American Marketing Association Hugh G. Wales Outstanding Faculty Advisor of the Year (2018)
  • Theresa Wells, UW-Eau Claire Student Organization Adviser Award (2011, 2018, 2020); UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Advising Award (2010, 2004); National American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) Student Chapter Mentor Award (2004)

Outstanding Teaching

  • Mark Alfuth, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching Award (2020), J. Roger Selin Outstanding Teaching Award (2017)
  • 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)
  • Dr. Matt Fish, Best Contribution to Teaching Award, American Accounting Association's 20th Annual Symposium on Ethics Research in Accounting (2015).
  • LaNette Flunker, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching Award (2007)
  • Dr. Matt Germonprez, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Teaching Award (2008)
  • Dr. Kevin Hansen, Chuck Tomkovick Department of Management and Marketing Teaching Excellence Award (2018)
  • 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. Kate Kim: Chuck Tomkovick Department of Management and Marketing Teaching Excellence Award (2019)
  • Dr. Paula Lentz: Meada Gibbs Outstanding Teacher-Scholar Award (2020)
  • Dr. Scott Lester, Chuck Tomkovick Department of Management and Marketing Teaching Excellence Award (2013)
  • Dr. William Miller, Best Contribution to Teaching Award, American Accounting Association's 20th Annual Symposium on Ethics Research in Accounting (2015);  J. Roger Selin Outstanding Teaching Award (2011)
  • 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. Brent Opall: Chuck Tomkovick Department of Management and Marketing Teaching Excellence Award (2020)
  • Dr. Jean Pratt, IACIS Computer Educator of the Year (2018), 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)
  • Theresa Wells, Chuck Tomkovick Department of Management and Marketing Teaching Excellence Award (2017)

Outstanding Scholarship

  • Dr. Jennifer Artisensi-Johs: MBAA International McGraw Hill/Irwin Distinguished Paper Award, Business and Health Administration Association Track (2013, 2018)
  • Dr. Robert Erffmeyer: Top 25 Sales Scholars, Global Sales Science Institute (2015-16)
  • Dr. Kyoungmi (Kate) Kim: Award for Excellence, Journal of Consumer Marketing (2016-17)
  • 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, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Scholarship Award (2019), MBAA International McGraw Hill/Irwin Distinguished Paper Award, North American Accounting Society (2010, 2012, 2013)
  • Dr. William Miller, AAA Annual Symposium on Ethics Research in accounting Best Contribution to Teaching Award (2015); Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) Carl Menconi Ethics Best Case Award (2015, 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, 2018)
  • Dr. Marcy Leasum Orwig, Accounting Historians Journal Excellence Award, Academy of Accounting Historians (2015)
  • Dr. Jean Pratt, Best Research Paper, International Association for Computer Information Systems Annual Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia (2001)
  • Dr. Scott Swanson, UW-Eau Claire Excellence in Scholarship Award (2020); AMA Faculty Research Paper (2020); AMA Best Paper of the Conference (2017); Best Marketing Paper Award, Academy of Business Research Fall Conference (2016); McGraw-Hill/Irwin Distinguished Best MMA Conference Paper Award (2015); Best Paper in Services Track, Society for Marketing Advances Fall Conference (2015); Best Article of the Year, Marketing Education Review (2012)
  • Dr. Timothy Vaughan, Best Paper award, Midwest Business Administration Association/Operations Management and Entrepreneurship Association Conference (2004)
  • Ingrid Ulstad, American Accounting Association Best Paper Award (2007)

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)
  • 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, 2018)
  • 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)
  • Thomas Mihajlov, Wisconsin Economic Development Association Frederick C. Pearce Biennial Award (2015)
  • 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)

College of Business Employee Recognition Awards

Coaching Award

  • Tonya Simpson (2020)
  • Julia Lehman Cadwell (2019)
  • Cynthia Hofacker (2018)
  • Jerry Kollross (2017)
  • Dr. Scott Lester (2016)
  • Jessica Franson (2015)
  • Theresa Wells (2014)
  • Carla Kurz (2013)

Creativity and Innovation Award

  • Dr. Tony Keys (2020)
  • Dr. Jennifer Johs-Artisensi (2019)
  • Dr. Robert Erffmeyer (2018)
  • Dr. Rebecca Wyland (2017)
  • Kevin Meinholz (2016)
  • Dr. Jack Hoggatt (2015)
  • Dr. Douglas Olson (2014)
  • Bonnie Krahn (2013)

Culture of Caring Award

  • Lindsey Creapeau and Dr. Nancy Hanson-Rasmussen (2020)
  • Dr. Kristy Lauver (2019)
  • Gretchen Hutterli (2018)
  • Jeri Weiser (2017)
  • Tiffany Weiss (2016)
  • No award given (2015)
  • Gail Nelson (2014)
  • Dr. Nancy Hanson-Rasmussen (2013)

Council for the Advancement and Support of Education, Pride of CASE V

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

Beta Gamma Sigma Outstanding Professor

  • Dr. Jean Pratt (2018)
  • Cynthia Hofacker (2017)
  • Ingrid Ullstad (2016)
  • Mark Alfuth (2015)
  • Emily Elsner-Twesme (2014)
  • Jan Bednar (2013)
  • Matthew Fish (2012)
  • Ingrid Ulstad (2011)
  • Dr. Charles Tomkovick (2010)
  • Theresa Wells (2009)
  • Dr. William Ogden (2008)
  • Dr. Rajarshi Aroskar (2007)
  • 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 Outstanding Professor

  • Dr. Rhetta Standifer (2009)