MAY 8, 2019 8:45 AM
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Three University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign faculty members were honored May 7 with Campus Awards for Excellence in Faculty Leadership.
The Office of the Provost sponsors the campus-level awards in recognition of excellence in faculty leadership for those faculty who distinguish themselves with their vision of the future and their effort to enable and promote others in shaping that future. Each of the three awardees will receive an honorarium and a personalized commemorative plaque.
Wendy Heller, a professor and head of psychology, and Robert M. Rauber, a professor and former head of atmospheric sciences, received the Executive Officer Distinguished Leadership Award, which recognizes outstanding academic leadership and vision by an executive officer within a college or campus unit.