Dizikes Faculty Teaching Award in Humanities

dizikes award 

Since 2002, The Humanities Deans have provided students with the opportunity to honor the teaching efforts of faculty in the humanities by nominating them for the Dizikes Faculty Teaching Award in Humanities. Nominations are submitted to the nominee’s department chair who selects one to be forwarded to the Dean with their endorsement.

Past Award Recipients:
2002 Bruce Thompson – Lecturer in History
2003 Gail Hershatter – Professor of History
2004 Jocelyn Hoy – Lecturer in Philosophy and Feminist Studies
2005 Gildas Hamel – SOE Lecturer in Language Studies
2006 Jaye Padgett – Professor of Linguistics
2007 Christ Connery - Professor of Literature
2008 Jody Greene - Associate Professor of LIterature              
2009 Cynthia Polecritti - Associate Professor of History
2010 Daniel Selden - Professor of Literature
2011 Jorge Hankamer - Professor of Linguistics
2012 Alan Christy - Associate Professor of History 
2013 Donka Farkas - Professor of Linguistics
2014 Wlad Godzich - Professor of Literature
2015 Catherine A. Jones - Associate Professor of History
2016 Pranav Anand - Associate Professor of Linguistics
2017 Bettina Aptheker - Distinguished Professor of Feminist Studies

In addition to receiving the teaching award, recipients will have the honor of selecting undergraduate students who will receive a scholarship in their name.
Past Scholarship Recipients:                                                                                                                                                              
Joshua Townsend – 2003 Gail B. Hershatter Scholarship

Nathalie Yonga – 2004 Jocelyn B. Hoy Scholarship

Andrew P. Zawislanski – 2005 Gildas Hamel Scholarship

Gilad Gressel – 2006 Jaye Padgett Scholarship

Kenan Sharp – 2007 Chris Connery Scholarship

Rocio Claudia Osuna - 2008 Jody Greene Scholarship
Cynthia Thickpenny - 2009 Cynthia Polecritti Scholarship

Patrick Stange - 2010 Daniel Selden Scholarship

Matilda Morrison - 2011 Jorge Hankamer Scholarship

Maritza Santa Cruz and Jeffrey Sun - 2012 Alan Christy Scholarship

John Zwart - 2013 Donka Farkas Scholarship
Carrie Xiao - 2014 Wlad Godzich Scholarship
Jacob Perez - 2015 Catherine A. Jones Scholarship
Dhyana Buckley - 2016 Pranav Anand Scholarship
Abyan Mama-Farah, Mayra Contreras, and Lara Valencia-Loesel - 2017 Bettina Aptheker Scholarship



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