Seven Faculty, Staff Receive SUNY Awards

May 14th, 2013 | Categories: Uncategorized

Seven faculty and staff members at SUNY Oneonta have been named recipients of the 2013 SUNY Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence.

President Nancy Kleniewski and Provost Maria Thompson will present the awards during the college’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 18.

Susan Bernardin, professor of English and chair of the Women’s and Gender Studies Department, will receive the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities.

Nathan Gonyea, associate professor in the Educational Psychology, Counseling and Special Education Department, and William Walker, assistant professor in the Cooperstown Graduate Program, will receive the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Professor of History William Simons will receive the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Faculty Service.

Joanne Curran, associate dean of the Division of Education, and Kathy Meeker, director of the Grants and Development Office, will receive the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service.

Music Department Secretary Kay Gale will receive the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Classified Service.

Chancellor’s Awards recognize consistently superior achievement and commitment to sustaining intellectual vibrancy, advancing the boundaries of knowledge, providing the highest quality of instruction, and serving the public good.