2017-2018 SPIA Professors Awards and Honors

In the 2017-2018 academic year, SPIA faculty members were awarded fifteen fellowships, awards, and honors through the University of Georgia and the University System of Georgia. Congratulations to all our professors on a successful academic year.

Alexa Bankert – Lilly Teaching Fellow sponsored by the Center for Teaching and Learning

Jeff Berejikian – Creative Teaching Award from the Office of Vice President for Instruction

Christy Boyd – Graduate School Outstanding Mentoring Award in the Social and Behavioral Sciences

Brittany Bramlett – Service Learning Fellow sponsored by the Office of Service Learning

Leah Carmichael – Student Government Association Professors Recognition Award

Leah Carmichael – Teaching Excellence Award from the Department of International Affairs

Del Dunn – UGA President’s Medal

Audrey Haynes – Regents’ Teaching Excellence Award for Online teaching from the University System of Georgia

Jamie Monogan – Creative Teaching Medal from the University of Georgia Research Foundation

Jamie Monogan – SPIA Outstanding Research Award

Amanda Murdie – Women’s Leadership Fellow through the UGA Provost’s Office

John Newton – Susette M. Talarico Excellence in Teaching Award for junior faculty and instructors in Political Science, awarded by Pi Sigma Alpha

Andy Owsiak – Friend of Oxford through the SPIA at Oxford study abroad program

Andy Owsiak – SPIA Outstanding Teaching Award

Teena Wilhelm – Thomas P. Lauth Excellence in Teaching Award for senior faculty members in Political Science, awarded by Pi Sigma Alpha