Foster School recognizes exemplary faculty, staff achievement for 2014-15

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The University of Washington Foster School of Business has issued its annual awards recognizing outstanding faculty and staff achievement for academic year 2014-15:

Faculty/Staff Excellence Awards

PACCAR Award for Excellence in Teaching – Jennifer Koski
Dan Siegel Award for Service – Jennifer Koski
Charles E. Summer Outstanding Teaching Award – Jennifer Koski
Ron Crockett Award for Excellence in Graduate Teaching – Andy Siegel, Lance Young
Ron Crockett Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching – Leta Beard, Tom Phillips
Lex N. Gamble Family Award for Excellence in Case Development & Curriculum Innovation – Suresh Kotha
William A. & Helen I. Fowler Endowment for Special Achievement in Finance – Mark Westerfield
Andrew V. Smith Award for Excellence in Research – Stephan Siegel, Jake Thornock
Pacific Coast Banking School Dean’s Leadership Award – Stephan Bangs, Barby Pearson

Graduate Programs Recognitions

MBA Professors of the Year – Jennifer Koski (Class of 2015), Frank Hodge (Class of 2016)
MBA Professors of the Quarter (Autumn 2014) – Jennifer Koski (Class of 2015), Frank Hodge (Class of 2016)
MBA Professors of the Quarter (Winter 2015) – Jennifer Koski (Class of 2015), Foad Iravani (Class of 2016)
MBA Professors of the Quarter (Spring 2015) – Mark Hillier (Class of 2015), Judi Kalitzki (Class of 2016)

Evening MBA Elective Professor of the Year – Elizabeth Stearns
Evening MBA Core Professor of the Year (Class of 2016) – Ryan Fehr
Evening MBA Core Professor of the Year (Class of 2017) – Weili Ge
Staff Member of the Year – Sally Templeton

Robert M. Bowen EMBA Excellence in Teaching (Regional) – Bill Ayer, Andy Siegel
Robert M. Bowen EMBA Excellence in Teaching (North America) – Jonathan Karpoff, Andy Siegel

TMMBA Faculty of the Quarter (Summer 2014) – Natalie Mizik
TMMBA Faculty of the Quarter (Autumn 2014) – Pat Bettin, Scott Reynolds
TMMBA Faculty of the Quarter (Winter 2015) – Ben Hallen, Sarah McVay
TMMBA Faculty of the Quarter (Spring 2015) – Michael Johnson, Lance Young
TMMBA Excellence in Teaching (Monday Section) – Lance Young, Ben Hallen
TMMBA Excellence in Teaching (Wednesday Section) – Lance Young, Ben Hallen

EDP Excellence in Teaching – Pat Bettin

GEMBA Excellence in Teaching – Erich Studer-Ellis, Yong-Pin Zhou

PhD Outstanding Mentors – Dawn Matsumoto (Accounting), Stephan Siegel (Finance & International Business), Yong Tan (ISOM), Ryan Fehr (Management & Organization), Rob Palmatier (Marketing & International Business)

Undergraduate Program Recognitions

Undergraduate Faculty and Staff of the Year:
Marketing & International Business – Jack Whelan
Finance & Business Economics – Kathryn Dewenter
Management & Organization – Hugh Judd
Accounting – Thomas Phillips
Information Systems & Operations Management – Shaosong Ou
Staff member – Korrie Miller
Foster Commitment to Students – Pete Dukes

Undergraduate Faculty and Staff of the Autumn Quarter:
Marketing & International Business – Judith Kalitzky
Finance & Business Economics – Frances Maloy
Information Systems & Operations Management – Hamed Mamani
Accounting – Peter Demerjian
Management & Organization – Robert Dawson
Staff Member – Zak Sheerazi

Undergraduate Faculty and Staff of the Winter Quarter:
Marketing & International Business – Marty Matthews
Finance & Business Economics – Andrew Siegel
Information Systems & Operations Management – Apurva Jain
Accounting – Bill Resler
Management & Organization – Rick McPherson
Staff Member – Adam Shinn

Staff Excellence Awards 

Staff Excellence – Jessica Aceves, Ed Kromer, Sean McNeil, Gordon Neumiller, Francine Shafer

Emerging Leader – Megan Rasmussen

Faculty Promotions

Chris Barnes – Associate Professor of Management & Organization
Philip Bond – Professor of Finance and Business Economics
Hamed Mamani – Associate Professor of Information Systems and Operations Management
Sarah McVay – Professor of Accounting
Christina Fong – Principal Lecturer in Management & Organization

New Appointments to Professorships and Fellowships

Asher Curtis – Herbert O. Whitten Professorship
Ran Duchin – William A. Fowler Professorship
Michael Johnson – Boeing Company Professorship
Hamed Mamani – Premera Faculty Professorship
Dawn Matsumoto – Gerhard G. Mueller Professorship
Sarah McVay – Deloitte & Touche Professorship
Oliver Rutz – Marion B. Ingersol Professorship
Steve Sefcik – Durwood L. Alkire Professorship
Jake Thornock  – PWC Alumni Professorship
Michael Wagner – Neal & Jan Dempsey Fellowship

Faculty Recognitions Beyond Foster

Dave Burgstahler – President-elect, American Accounting Association
Tom Lee – Herbert Heneman Jr. Award for Career Achievement, Academy of Management
Robert Palmatier – 2015 Louis W. Stern Award, American Marketing Association
Leta Beard – Distinguished Teaching Award, University of Washington
Emily Cox Pahnke – Distinguished Teaching Award, University of Washington
Elizabeth Stearns –Husky Green Award, University of Washington
Yong Tan – Chang Jian Scholar, China Ministry of Education
Xiao-Ping Chen – Fellow, Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Jonathan Karpoff – Outstanding Contributions to Research in Corporate Governance, Drexel Center for Corporate Governance