Faculty Awards

American Association of University Women Community Action Award
2011: Laurie Witucki

American Chemical Society, Western Michigan Section, Special Award
1994: David O. Tanis

American Chemical Society, VIP Award
1994: David O. Tanis

Center for Scholarly and Creative Excellence Distinguished Early Career Scholar Award
2011: Rachel Powers 2009: Christopher Lawrence

Center for Scholarly and Creative Excellence Distinguished Graduate Mentoring Award
2011: Deborah Herrington

Center for Scholarly and Creative Excellence Distinguished Undergraduate Mentoring Award
2013: Dave Leonard 2012: Felix Ngassa

CLAS Lifetime Faculty Service Award
2012: Harvey Nikkel 2009: John Bender

College Science Teacher of the Year, Michigan Science Teacher's Association
1999: David O. Tanis

Distinguished Contribution in a Discipline Award
2014: Deborah Herrington 2009: George McBane 1999: Edward J. Baum

Distinguished Early-Career Scholar Award
2014: Shannon Biros

Distinguished Undergraduate Mentoring Award
2014: Rachel Powers

Dreyfus Master Teacher
1982: David O. Tanis

Effective Teaching Award, GVSU
1993: David O. Tanis

Exceptional Teaching Award, GVSU Science and Math Division
1993-94: Stephan A. Matchett

Glenn A. Niemeyer Award
2008: Robert Smart 2001: David Tanis

GVSU Michigan Science Olympiad Regional Tournament Award
2011: Nathan Barrows 2011: Andrew Lantz 2008: Felix Ngassa 2006: Deborah Herrington

MacCracken Memorial and a Cross Memorial Award for Teaching
1996: Julie Henderleiter-Aldrich

Michigan College Science Professor of the Year Finalist, Michigan Science Teacher's Association
2008: Deborah Herrington

Outstanding Educator Award (Alumni Association)
2011: Felix Ngassa

Outstanding Professor Recognition Award (GVSU Student Senate)
2000: Robert Smart

Outstanding Teacher Award
2009: Brad Wallar 2004: Laurie Witucki 2001: Robert Smart 2000: David O. Tanis 1997: Stephen A. Matchett 1995: Gary D. Richmond 1987: Harvey J. Nikkel

Panhellenic Association Excellence in Teaching Award
2008: Felix Ngassa

Pew Teaching Excellence Award
2012: Shannon Biros 2008: Ellen Yezierski 2006: Brad Wallar 2005: Stephen Matchett 2001: Robert Smart 2000: Stephanie Schaertel

Pew Teaching with Technology Award
2009: Nathan Barrows 2008: Deborah Herrington 2005: Mary E. Karpen

Professor of the Year (Educational Support Program)
2012: Laurie Witucki 2009: Brad Wallar 2007: Felix Ngassa

State of Michigan, Governor's ACE Award
2005: Robert Smart

Technology Quest Honor Roll "Can Doers" Award, Michigan Technology Council
1991: David O. Tanis

Top 25 STEM Professors in Michigan
2013: Deborah Herrington

Top 25 Women Professors in Michigan
2013: Laurie Witucki

Women's Impact Award
2009: Laurie Witucki