Graduating seniors nominate 28 faculty members for Pilot Award for outstanding faculty
04/26/2005

HAYS, KS -- Twenty-eight faculty members at Fort Hays State University have been nominated by graduating seniors for the 2005 Pilot Award.

The award is given annually by the Alumni Association to an outstanding faculty member. Nominations for the 2005 award are made by seniors graduating in December 2004 or in spring or summer 2005.

The winner will be announced at the Graduate Faculty Brunch at 11:30 a.m. on May 13. The brunch honors all FHSU graduating students and is sponsored by the Alumni Association.

The association, established in 1916, is dedicated to identifying and serving the needs of more than 36,000 graduates living throughout the United States and 61 foreign countries.

The 2005 Pilot Award nominees are listed in alphabetical order.

Dr. Paul Adams, Anschutz Professor of Education and professor of physics in the Department of Teacher Education, has been at FHSU since 1986.

Dr. Kayvan Aflatooni, assistant professor in the Department of Physics, has been at FHSU since 2000.

Rose Arnhold, associate professor and chair of the Department of Sociology and Social Work, has been at FHSU since 1969.

Karen Beery, instructor in the Department of Sociology and Social Work, has been at FHSU since 1999.

Dr. Brittany Bock, associate professor in the Department of Agriculture, has been at FHSU since 1998.

Christie Brungardt, instructor in the Department of Leadership Studies, has been at FHSU since 2001.

Dr. Jeff Burnett, assistant professor in the Department of Health and Human Performance, has been at FHSU since 2001.

Dr. Keith Campbell, professor in the Department of Sociology and Social Work, has been at FHSU since 1974.

Dr. Steven Duvall, assistant professor in the Department of Psychology, has been at FHSU since 2001.

Linda Ganstrom, associate professor in the Department of Art, has been at FHSU since 1994.

Dr. Richard Heil, associate professor and chair of the Department of Political Science and Justice Studies, has been at FHSU since 1965.

Dr. Tom Johansen, associate professor in the Department of Economics and Finance, has been at FHSU since 1989.

Dr. Brian Kinnaird, instructor in the Department of Political Science and Justice Studies and director of the justice studies program, has been at FHSU since 2000.

Dr. Richard Lisichenko, assistant professor in the Department of Geosciences, has been at FHSU since 2000.

Dr. N. Lynn Maska, assistant professor in the Department of Health and Human Performance, has been at FHSU since 1998.

Dr. Carol Patrick Land, associate professor and chair of the Department of Psychology, has been at FHSU since 1997.

Leland Powers, associate professor and chair of the Department of Art, has been at FHSU since 1990.

Dr. Fred Ruda, professor and chair of the Department of Technology Studies, has been at FHSU since 1973.

Stephen Schleicher, assistant professor in the Department of Information Networking and Telecommunications, was at FHSU from 1993 to 1995 and again since 2001.

Gina Smith, instructor in the Department of Psychology, has been at FHSU since 2000.

Dr. Zoran Stevanov, professor in the Department of Art, has been at FHSU since 1973.

Kim Stewart, associate professor in the Department of Technology Studies, has been at FHSU since 1997.

Jennie Straight, assistant professor in the Department of Communication Studies, has been at FHSU since 1997.

Dr. Rory Terry, associate professor in the Department of Economics and Finance, has been at FHSU since 1997.

Chaiwat Thumsujarit, professor in the Department of Art, has been at FHSU since 1983.

Dr. Dosse Toulabou, assistant professor in the Department of Economics and Finance, has been at FHSU since 2000.

Dr. Beth Walizer, instructor in the Department of Teacher Education, has been at FHSU since 2001.

Dr. Jan Wilson, assistant professor in the Department of History, has been at FHSU since 2001.


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