Faculty receive Meigs, Russell awards
Six UGA faculty members have received excellence in teaching awards for 2014.
Recipients of the Josiah Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professorships are James Hamilton, associate professor of advertising and public relations in the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication; Audrey Haynes, associate professor of political science in the School of Public and International Affairs; and David Mustard, associate professor of economics in the Terry College of Business. The Meigs Award is the university’s highest recognition for superior instruction at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Winners of the Richard B. Russell Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching include Anthony Madonna, assistant professor of political science in the School of Public and International Affairs; Maria Navarro, associate professor of agricultural leadership, education and communication in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences; and John Schramski, associate professor in the College of Engineering. The Russell Award is the university’s highest early career teaching honor.