Graphic recognizing faculty excellence

With achievements for teaching, mentoring, research, community service and more, five faculty members were honored for outstanding contributions.

BW professors recognized for excellence

August 28, 2019

Five Baldwin Wallace faculty members are being recognized for their achievements. Although each award has a different focus, the honorees share a dedication to learning and the personal growth of their students. This year's winners include:

Strosacker Award for Excellence in Teaching

Photo of Tom SuttonDr. Tom Sutton
Professor of Political Science

This award is the foremost recognition for outstanding classroom performance.

Bechberger Award for Human Development

Photo of Les HunterDr. Les Hunter
Associate Professor of English

This award is given to a professor who has contributed in outstanding ways to the development and growth of students through leadership outside the classroom.

Gigax Faculty Scholarship Award

Photo of Clare MathesDr. Clare Mathes
Associate Professor of Neuroscience

This award recognizes a faculty member who, through effective scholarship or creative endeavors, has enhanced the learning environment at BW.

Gigax Faculty Scholarship Award

Photo of Robert MontgomeryDr. Robert Montgomery
Professor of History

This award recognizes a faculty member who, through effective scholarship or creative endeavors, has enhanced the learning environment at BW.

Excellence in Community Engagement Award

Photo of Brian KruppDr. Brian Krupp
Associate Professor of Computer Science

This award recognizes the outstanding leadership and campus and community contributions of a professor who is advancing the BW mission of developing contributing and compassionate citizens through community-engaged teaching and learning