– State University of New York Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher today announced 296
faculty and staff members as recipients of the 2010-11 Chancellor’s Awards for
Chancellor Zimpher said,
"These awards underscore SUNY’s appreciation of faculty and staff who
advance the boundaries of knowledge, provide the highest quality of
instruction, and serve SUNY and its campuses with distinction. Each of this
year’s recipients has demonstrated extraordinary dedication to our
students and a commitment to excellence. Congratulations to all 296 honorees."
complete listing of this year’s honorees is available online.
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 award 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 more than 467,000 students in more than 7,500 degree and certificate
programs on 64 campuses with nearly 3 million alumni around the globe. To
learn more about how SUNY creates opportunity, visit www.suny.edu