SUNY News Release: Chancellor Zimpher Honors Excellence Among
SUNY Faculty and Staff
Nancy L. Zimpher - Chancellor
Albany, New York (June 22, 2015)
Albany – State University of New York Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher today announced the names of 312 faculty and staff who are recipients of the 2014-15 Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence.
"The Awards for Excellence recognize SUNY faculty and staff who have gone above and beyond in service to our students, campuses, and communities,” said Chancellor Zimpher. “It is a great honor to have the opportunity to thank them publicly, not only for their efforts to raise the bar on their own campuses but for their dedication and service to the entire SUNY system.”
A complete listing of this year’s honorees is available online.
About the Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence The 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, Adjunct in Teaching (biannually), and Classified Service. The honor provides system-wide recognition for consistently superior professional achievement and encourages the ongoing pursuit of excellence. 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 460,000 students in more than 7,500 degree and certificate programs on 64 college and university campuses, and online through Open SUNY. SUNY students and faculty across the state make significant contributions to research and discovery, resulting in nearly $1 billion of externally-sponsored activity each year. There are 3 million SUNY alumni worldwide. To learn more about how SUNY creates opportunity, visit www.suny.edu.