Department of Middle Eastern Studies
Department of Middle Eastern Studies

Faculty and Staff Awards for 2014-15

Faculty and Staff Awards for 2014-15

Tarek El-Ariss, American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship 

Blake Atwood, 2015-16 College Research Fellowship

Blake Atwood, Thomas Garza, Jeannette Okur, and Adi Raz, Curriculum Innovation Grant

Hina Azam, promoted to Associate Professor

Sarah Baker, 2015 Texas Foreign Language Teaching Excellence Award (assistant instructor)

Kristen Brustad & Mahmoud al-Batal, Eyes of Texas Excellence Award

Jonathan Kaplan, 2015-16 College Research Fellowship

William Roger LouisAnnual London School of Economics Distinguished Lecture on the Middle East and the Gulf

Stephennie Mulder, promoted to Associate Professor

Jeannette Okur, CREEES Course Development Grant & Texas Foreign Language Award

Sonia Seeman, 2015 Provost Teaching Fellow, ctl.utexas.edu/innovators…

Denise Spellberg, 2014 Hamilton Book Award Winner for Thomas Jefferson's Qur'an

Jeremi Suri, 2015 Provost Senior Teaching Fellow, ctl.utexas.edu/innovators…

Karin Wilkins, Diversity Mentoring Fellowship


Katie Aslan, Liberal Arts Council Outstanding Advisor award

David Justh, University Graduate Coordinator Award

Christopher Rose, President's Staff Award for 15 years of service

Maria Tway, President's Staff Award for 10 years of service


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