Instructional Leadership, emphasis: K-12 School Leadership (MEd)
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2022 award recipients

The Office of the Dean is proud to announce the recipients of the 2022 College of SBS awards. Congratulations to all of them for their outstanding contributions to the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences and to the NAU community.

Teacher of the Year

Marie Baker -Ohler
Teaching Professor, School of Communication

Scholar of the Year

Michelle Miller
Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences

20+ Year Teaching

Heidi Wayment
Interim Dean, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Professor, Psychological Sciences

Teaching Innovation

Jose Moreno
Interim Director, Ethnic Studies

Associate Teaching Professor, Ethnic Studies

Early Career Teaching

Emily Patch

Assistant Chair, Curriculum, Assessment, and Delivery
Assistant Teaching Professor, Psychological Sciences

Sara Kein
Lecturer, Psychological Sciences

Part-time Educator

Risa Garelick
Department of Sociology

Exceptional Service (Faculty)

Eylin Palamaro-Munsell
Assistant Teaching Professor, Psychological Sciences

Outstanding Service (Staff)

Valerie Kraft
Administrative Services Assistant Sr.,

Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Extra-Mile Award

Kendra Garland

Academic Success Coordinator, Sr

Department of Social Work

Extra-Mile Award

Heather Brassil

Community Program Coordinator, Sr.

Center for Service and Volunteerism