Faculty News

  • Roesner Honored with Dougan Award

    Roesner Honored with Dougan Award

    Chair and Professor of Chemistry Rebecca Roesner has been named the 2017 recipient of the James D. Dougan Award for Contributions to Faculty Governance. 

  • Folse Named 2018 Kemp Award Winner

    Folse Named 2018 Kemp Award Winner

    Victoria Folse has been named the 2018 recipient of the Kemp Foundation Award for Teaching Excellence, honoring a faculty member who brings spirit, passion and scholarship to the art of teaching.

  • Perera to Receive Early Career Award

    Perera to Receive Early Career Award

    Illinois Wesleyan's Manori Perera has been selected as an inaugural recipient of the ACS Illinois Heartland Early Career Chemist Award.

  • Student Senate Honors Jarvis, Kistner, Burke

    Student Senate Honors Jarvis, Kistner, Burke

    Professor of Nursing Carolyn Jarvis was elected Student Senate Professor of the Year by the Illinois Wesleyan student body, while Warren Kistner and Meghan Burke won honors as Staff Member and Academic Advisor of the Year.

  • Lehr's Team First to Name Amphibian After BBC's Attenborough

    Lehr's Team First to Name Amphibian After BBC's Attenborough

    Associate Professor of Biology Edgar Lehr and his research partner have named their newly discovered frog species after the famed British broadcaster and naturalist Sir David Attenborough.

  • Ivanov Named American Prize Conducting Finalist

    Ivanov Named American Prize Conducting Finalist

    Lev Ivanov, who conducts the Illinois Wesleyan Symphony Orchestra, is a finalist in The American Prize national competition in the performing arts.

  • Shallue Honored for Best Talk at Recent Conference

    Shallue Honored for Best Talk at Recent Conference

    Associate Professor of Mathematics Andrew Shallue was awarded the Dick Lehman Award for "Best Talk" at the recent West Coast Number Theory conference.

  • Gearhart Mafazy Receives Exemplary Teacher Award

    Gearhart Mafazy Receives Exemplary Teacher Award

    Wesleyan's Rebecca Gearhart Mafazy is being recognized for her excellence in teaching; civility and concern for students and colleagues; commitment to values-centered education; and service.

  • American Chemical Society to Honor Mohan

    American Chemical Society to Honor Mohan

    The American Chemical Society's Committee on Environmental Improvement is honoring Illinois Wesleyan's Ram Mohan for his efforts to incorporate green chemistry principles and sustainability into chemistry education.

  • Eckhardt Receives Emerging Nurse Leader Award

    Eckhardt Receives Emerging Nurse Leader Award

    Assistant Professor of Nursing Ann Eckhardt was selected among 40 Under 40 Emerging Nurse Leaders on the basis of professional achievements, leadership and community and association involvement.