College Research Awards

The College of Education holds multiple research award competitions each year.  These awards are made to faculty and graduate students to help further their research interests and academic pursuits. The College Research Committee (CRC) is charged with nurturing, promoting, and supporting the research mission of the College. As such and as part of its general charges, CRC is responsible for sponsoring and overseeing these annual competitions. Currently offered competitions include: Distinguished Scholars, Faculty Fellows Award, Hardie Dissertation Award, and Hardie Conference Travel Support Award.

College Research Committee

The College Research Committee (CRC) is charged with nurturing, promoting, and supporting the research mission of the College. The committee, as part of its general charges, is responsible for several within-College award competitions for faculty research funding including: Faculty Fellows Awards, Summer Research Award, Graduate Research Assistantship Award and Hardie Dissertation Award. The Committee also selects the Distinguished College Scholars and Senior Scholars from among those nominated and also nominates worthy candidates for the University Scholar Award. The CRC committee reviews and selects doctoral award recipients for the College Dissertation Research Grant competition which is held once during the academic year.

Members of the 2018-19 College Research Committee:

Hedda Meadan-Kaplansky, Committee Chair, Special Education

Meghan Burke, Special Education

Cynthia D’Angelo, Educational Psychology/Curriculum & Instruction

Catherine Dornfeld Tissenbaum, Curriculum & Instruction, (spring semester 2019 only)

Rebecca Hinze-Pifer, Educational Policy, Organization & Leadership

Rodney Hopson, Educational Psychology

Robb Lindgren, Curriculum & Instruction (fall semester 2018 only)

Eboni Zamani-Gallaher, Educational Policy, Organization & Leadership

Josè Del Real Viramontes, Educational Policy, Organization & Leadership

Magen Rooney, Special Education Doctoral Student

Gabrielle Allen, Ex-Officio, Associate Dean for Research & Research Education

Jody Vaughn, Administrative Liaison