Albany – State University of New York Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher today announced 289 faculty and staff members as
recipients of the 2011-12 Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence.
"These awards underscore
SUNY’s appreciation of faculty and staff who serve our campuses and students
with absolute excellence,” said SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher. “Each of this
year’s 289 honorees have demonstrated extraordinary dedication and service and
are highly deserving of this distinction.”
A complete listing of this
year’s honorees is available
About the Awards
Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence are presented annually to faculty and staff in
six categories: Faculty Service, Librarianship, Professional Service, Scholarship and Creative Activities, Teaching,
and Classified Service.
The honor provides systemwide
recognition for consistently superior professional achievement and encourages
the ongoing pursuit of excellence. Through these awards, SUNY publicly
proclaims its pride in the accomplishment and personal dedication of its
instructional faculty, librarians, and staff across its 64 campuses and System
Individuals selected for this
honor are role models within the SUNY community. In acknowledgment of their
selection, recipients are recognized in the college catalogue by the addition
of the phrase "State University Chancellor's Award for Excellence in [category].”
A certificate and a Chancellor’s Excellence Medallion are also bestowed upon
each honoree to commemorate selection. Recipients are honored by their respective
campuses during commencement exercises, at academic convocations, or other special
events hosted in their honor.
Additional information about the awards program for Faculty Service,
Librarianship, Professional Service, Scholarship and Creative Activities, and
Teaching is available here.
Additional information about the Classified Service program is available here.
About the State University
of New York
The State University of New
York is the largest comprehensive university system in the United States,
educating nearly 468,000 students in more than 7,500 degree and certificate
programs on 64 campuses with more than 3 million alumni around the
globe. To learn more about how SUNY creates opportunity, visit www.suny.edu