The University of North Florida is proud of the academic and professional accomplishments of its faculty. The many personal and collaborative achievements noted here illustrate the commitment to teaching, scholarship, outreach, and research among members of the university community.
2012-2013 Distinguished Professor
Judith C. Rodriguez
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
2012-2013 Distinguished Professor Runner-Up
Jeffrey E. Michelman
Department of Accounting and Finance
Barbara J. Kruger
School of Nursing
Scott H. Hochwald
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Katherine M. Robinson
Michele J. Moore
Department of Public Health
Dag E. Naslund
Department of Management
Adel K. El Safty
School of Engineering
Department of English
Krzysztof K. Biernacki
Department of Music
Richard H. Chant
Department of Foundations and Secondary Education
D. Rob Haley
Louanne B. Hawkins
Department of Art and Design
Clarence B. Hines
Department of Psychology
Pamela A. Montelelone
Department of Biology
Sherry L. Shaw
Department of Exceptional, Deaf, and Interpreter Education
Parents and Families Program
Faculty members eligible for such award must hold a full time faculty position at the University of North Florida.
Proposals will be accepted from those beginning research in diversity and inclusion and those with previous achievements in the area.
No more than two awards will be given in any one year.
Delores Truesdell (joint award)
Judith Rodriguez (joint award)
The University of North Florida wants to recognize USPS/Administrative staff members who
have made a significant and lasting contribution to the internationalization of the University by
enhancing student, faculty, and staff awareness and support of international activities and
therefore creating a campus climate conducive to an international ethos.
Nominees for this award must be a regular UNF staff (A&P or USPS) with at least a
.5 FTE and a 9- to 12-month appointment. No winner of an Outstanding International Service
Award shall be eligible to win another Outstanding International Service Award until the fifth
year following receipt of the last award.
Academic Center for Excellence
The University of North Florida wants to recognize Full or Associate Professors who have made
a significant and lasting contribution to the international education of our students.
Any full time member of the University of North Florida faculty with the rank of
Full or Associate professor is eligible to be considered for an Outstanding International
Leadership Award. No winner of an Outstanding International Leadership Award shall be
eligible to win another Outstanding International Leadership Award until the fifth year following
receipt of the last award.
Pieter de Jong
Adel El Safty
School of Engineering (Civil)
College of Arts and Sciences Advising
John A. Delaney Presidential Professor Terry Presidential Professor Application (Delaney Presidential Professor application, 2014) OPENPurpose: To recognize and facilitate the scholarly productivity of distinguished faculty Selection Criteria -- Faculty members eligible for such appointment: 1. must hold tenure at the rank of full Professor at the University of North Florida. 2. must have a strong record of significant scholarly accomplishment in the form of publications, grants, collaborations, or any discipline-specific index of achievement. 3. have never held a Presidential Professorship at the University of North Florida. The Terry Presidential Professorship: Professor Lev Gasparov, Department of Physics, Terry Presidential Professor (2013-2016) Read Press Release
Professor Thomas Pekarek, Department of Physics, Terry Presidential Professor (2010-2013) Read Press Release Professor Gary Smart, Department of Music, Terry Presidential Professor (2006-2009) Read Press Release The John A. Delaney Endowed Presidential Professorship: Professor Andrew Buchwalter, Department of Philosophy, John A. Delaney Presidential Professor (2011-2014) Read Press ReleaseProfessor Gregory Ahearn, Department of Biology, John A. Delaney Presidential Professor (2008-2011) Professor David Courtwright, Department of History, John A. Delaney Presidential Professor (2005-2008) Read Press Release
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