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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.

AwardDue Date
Tenure-Eligible/Tenured Faculty Outstanding Achievement in Teaching Award3/16 Annually
Tenure-Eligible/Tenured Faculty Early Achievement in Teaching Award3/16 Annually
Tenure-Eligible/Tenured Faculty Outstanding Achievement in Research Award3/16 Annually
Tenure-Eligible/Tenured Faculty Mid-Career Achievement in Research Award3/16 Annually
Tenure-Eligible/Tenured Faculty Early Achievement in Research Award3/16 Annually
Research Impact Award3/16 Annually
Non-Tenure Eligible Faculty Superior Service in Teaching Award3/16 Annually
Non-Tenure Eligible Faculty Early Achievement in Teaching Award3/16 Annually
Staff Superior Service Award3/16 Annually
Staff Student Impact Award3/16 Annually
Outstanding New Professional Award3/16 Annually
Inclusion Excellence Award3/16 Annually

Ivy Women in Business Awards

The Ivy College of Business will present three Ivy Women in Business Awards during a special event on March 27, 2019. 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.

Submit your nomination

AwardDue Date
Champion Award1/31 Annually
Inspiration Award1/31 Annually
Outstanding Young Alumna Award1/31 Annually

*Awardees must be present to receive the award.

You are invited!

Ivy Women in Business Awards Ceremony
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
5:30-7:00 p.m.
ISU Alumni Center, Reiman Ballroom

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.”

Dean’s Student Awards

AwardDue Date
Dean’s Student Leadership Award3/30 Annually
Dean’s Student Inspiration Award3/30 Annually

PhD Student Awards

Outstanding Doctoral Student Research Award

YearName
2018Xinxue (Shawn) Qu

Teaching Excellence Awards

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

Rama and Sridhar Ramaswami Marketing Research Excellence Award

YearName
2018Pushpinder Gill
2017Pushpinder Gill
2016Russell Lemken
2015Akshaya Vijayalakshmi

Previous Awards

Research Excellence Award

YearName
2017Xinxue (Shawn) Qu
2016Akmal Mirsadikov
2015Saurabh 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 AwardsUniversity Due Date 
Alumni Medal2/15 Annually
Alumni Merit Award2/15 Annually
Alumni Service Award2/15 Annually
Impact Award2/15 Annually
James A. Hopson Alumni Volunteer Award2/15 Annually
Outstanding Young Alumni Award2/15 Annually
Distinguished Alumni Award8/1 Annually
Honorary Alumni Award8/1 Annually
Faculty/Staff Inspiration Award12/1 Annually
Iowa STATEment MAKERS12/1 Annually
Wallace E. Barron All University Senior Award12/1 Annually

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