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Awards

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The Ivy College of Business is proud to honor the exceptional work of our dedicated faculty, staff, and alumni. Our college level awards are intended to recognize members of the Ivy College of Business community who have gone above and beyond in demonstrating excellence in student engagement and impact, involvement in alumni activities, volunteer and community service, or outstanding research and teaching performances.

Ivy College of Business Awards

All Ivy College of Business Award nominations can be submitted via electronic or hard copy to Monica Sasse (sasse@iastate.edu) in the Dean’s Suite (2200 Gerdin) by March 16. Each nomination must include an Ivy College of Business Cover Sheet and other required materials. The college awards are presented in April at the Ivy College of Business Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony, sponsored by the Dean’s Advisory Council.

Award Due Date
Tenure-Eligible/Tenured Faculty Outstanding Achievement in Teaching Award 3/16 Annually
Tenure-Eligible/Tenured Faculty Early Achievement in Teaching Award 3/16 Annually
Tenure-Eligible/Tenured Faculty Outstanding Achievement in Research Award 3/16 Annually
Tenure-Eligible/Tenured Faculty Mid-Career Achievement in Research Award 3/16 Annually
Tenure-Eligible/Tenured Faculty Early Achievement in Research Award 3/16 Annually
Research Impact Award 3/16 Annually
Non-Tenure Eligible Faculty Superior Service in Teaching Award 3/16 Annually
Non-Tenure Eligible Faculty Early Achievement in Teaching Award 3/16 Annually
Staff Superior Service Award 3/16 Annually
Staff Student Impact Award 3/16 Annually
Outstanding New Professional Award 3/16 Annually
Inclusion Excellence Award 3/16 Annually
Previous Award Winners

Ivy Women in Business Awards

The Ivy College of Business is proud to announce a new event to honor women in business. Three Ivy Women in Business Awards will be presented during a special event March 21, 2018. These awards celebrate women in business, and their champions, and serve as an opportunity to inspire young women in college as they prepare for a bright future in business. Questions? Contact Suzanne Lyndon at slyndon@iastate.edu.

You are invited!

Ivy Women in Business Awards Ceremony
Wednesday, March 21
5:30-7:00 p.m.
ISU Alumni Center, Reiman Ballroom
Opening remarks will be given by Iowa State University’s first female President, Wendy Wintersteen.

Appetizers and refreshments will be served. Network with fellow business professionals and members of the Ivy College of Business Collegiate Women in Business student organization.

RSVP is not required for this event, but greatly appreciated. If you wish to RSVP, please send an email to Suzanne Lyndon at slyndon@iastate.edu.

2018 Award Winners

Champion Award

Luann K. Rickert
Deere & Company

From her nominator: “Luann is focused on helping all employees be successful and reach their full potential, but has been specifically focused on underrepresented populations within her company.”

Inspiration Award

Christina Moffatt
Creme Cupcake

From her nominator: “Her greatest joy is seeing others succeed in what they were meant to do with their lives.”

Outstanding Young Alumna Award

Kelli J. Schmidt
KPMG

From her nominator: “Bottom line, Kelli is the go-to person for our female professionals as they plan their careers and families.”

Award Due Date
Champion Award 1/31 Annually
Inspiration Award 1/31 Annually
Outstanding Young Alumna Award 1/31 Annually

*Awardees must be present to receive the award.

Dean’s Student Awards

Award Due Date
Dean’s Student Leadership Award 3/30 Annually
Dean’s Student Inspiration Award 3/30 Annually

PhD Student Awards

Outstanding Doctoral Student Research Award

Year Name
2018 Xinxue (Shawn) Qu

Teaching Excellence Awards

Year Name
2018 Fei (Sophie) Song
2018 Sina Amiri
2018 Akmal Mirsadikov
2016 Inmyung Choi
2016 Melika Kordrostami
2014 Manjul Gupta
2014 Akshaya Vijayalakshmi
2013 Andy Luse
2013 Arunachalam Swaminathan
2012 David Correll

Previous Awards

Rama and Sridhar Ramaswami Marketing Research Excellence Award

Year Name
2017 Pushpinder Gill
2016 Russell Lemken
2015 Akshaya Vijayalakshmi

Research Excellence Award

Year Name
2017 Xinxue (Shawn) Qu
2016 Akmal Mirsadikov
2015 Saurabh Ambulkar

Alumni Awards

College of Business Alumni Awards
Citation of Achievement Award Established in 1985, this award honors distinguished alumni who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in life beyond the campus.
Russ and Ann Gerdin Award* Established in 2009 to honor contributions from valuable corporate partners or individuals who are not College of Business graduates.
John D. DeVries Service Award Established in 1985 to recognize individuals who have demonstrated outstanding service to the College of Business.
ISU Alumni Association Awards University Due Date 
Alumni Medal 2/15 Annually
Alumni Merit Award 2/15 Annually
Alumni Service Award 2/15 Annually
Impact Award 2/15 Annually
James A. Hopson Alumni Volunteer Award 2/15 Annually
Outstanding Young Alumni Award 2/15 Annually
Distinguished Alumni Award 8/1 Annually
Honorary Alumni Award 8/1 Annually
Faculty/Staff Inspiration Award 12/1 Annually
Iowa STATEment MAKERS 12/1 Annually
Wallace E. Barron All University Senior Award 12/1 Annually

*The Russ and Ann Gerdin Award honors contributions from valuable corporate partners or individuals who are not an Ivy College of Business graduate.