Faculty and Staff Honored at the Whitman School Annual Awards Ceremony

Several members of the faculty and staff of the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University were honored at a ceremony May 15, including:

Whitman Research Awards

Whitman Research Fellow Award

Erasmo GiambonaErasmo Giambona

Associate Professor of Finance

Falcone Chair in Real Estate

Director, James D. Kuhn Center for Real Estate

 

 

Guttag Junior Faculty Research Fellowship Award

Xu Lai

Lai Xu

Assistant Professor of Finance

 

 

 

 

Edward Pettinella Associate Professorship in Business

Natarajan Balasubramanian

Associate Professor of Management

 

 

 

 

Dean’s Citation for Research

Lynne C. Vincent

Assistant Professor of Management

 

 

 

 

Whitman Teaching Awards

Chancellor’s Citation for Excellence Laura J. and L. Douglas Meredith Professorship for Teaching Excellence

Kenneth WalslebenKenneth Walsleben

Professor of Entrepreneurial Practice

 

 

 

 

Graduate Teacher of the Year

John PetosaJohn Petosa

Professor of Practice

 

 

 

 

Undergraduate Teacher of the Year            

Patrick Penfield

Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Practice and Director of Executive Education

 

 

 

 

Oberwager Award

Ray WimerRaymond M. Wimer

Assistant Professor of Retail Practice

 

 

 

 

Whitman Teaching Fellow Award

Kivanç A. Avrenli

Assistant Professor of Statistics

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Whitman Staff Awards

Rising Star Award

Lisa Liparulo

Academic Advisor for Undergraduate Programs

 

 

 

 

Staff Member of the Year Award

John Reedy, Jr.

Assistant Director of IT/Application Development

 

 

 

Lifetime Achievement Award

Agnes H. Magnarelli

Administrative Specialist, Research Center and Accounting, Marketing & IT Departments

 

 

 

 

In addition, Alexander McKelvie was promoted to professor of entrepreneurship and emerging enterprises, and Julie Neiderhoff was promoted to associate professor, with tenure, of supply chain management. Plus, the following faculty celebrated years of service:

Service Awards                        

Peter Koveos – 35 years

Department Chair, Professor of Finance and Kiebach Chair in International Business

 

 

 

Tridib Mazumdar – 30 years

Howard R. Gendal Professor of Marketing

 

 

 

 

Ravi Shukla – 25 years

Associate Professor of Finance

Kerri Howell

Kerri is director of communications and media relations for the Whitman School. She is responsible for managing all internal and external communications with students, faculty, staff, alumni, members of the business community and other key stakeholders.After receiving her B.A. from State University of New York at Geneseo, she went on to earn her M.S. in communications management from Syracuse’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, where she has served as an adjunct professor in the public relations department since 2004.