The annual Faculty and Staff Recognition Ceremony recognizes Buffalo State recipients of SUNY Chancellor's Awards for Excellence and the President's Awards for Excellence while also acknowledging faculty and staff for certain other recognitions received in the previous year and welcoming new faculty and staff. The campus community is invited and encouraged to participate.
Performing Arts Center at Rockwell Hall
Reception Immediately Following
Darlene J. Sadkowski
Secretary 1, Academic Commons
Professor, Engineering Technology
Thomas S. Weinberg
M. Scott Goodman
Chair and Professor, Chemistry
Lori Ann Woods
Lecturer, Writing Program
Jo A. Yudess
Lecturer, Center for Studies in Creativity
Jennifer S. Hunt
Associate Professor, Psychology
Jude M.A. Jayatilleke
Senior Academic Advisor, Educational Opportunity Program
Holly V. Quicksey
Director, Educational Pipeline Initiatives
Daniel M. Blum
Lecturer, History and Social Studies Education
Susan M. Keller-Mathers
Associate Professor, Center for Studies in Creativity
Angela L. Patti
Assistant Professor, Exceptional Education
Bruce A. Fox
University Photographer, RITE Services
Jon L. Lines
Lecturer, Political Science
Amy M. McMillan
Associate Professor, Biology
Lecturer, Hospitality and Tourism
Faculty and Staff may submit awards, recognitions, grants, and previous SUNY awards information at any time using the appropriate forms below. Awards and grants printed in the booklet will have been received between September 1 and August 31 of the current year and meet the appropriate criteria, listed below. Each fall, a deadline date will be posted for submitting information for the upcoming recognition ceremony booklet.
Faculty and staff who received significant awards and recognitions from academic, professional, or service organizations at the international, national, or state levels may submit their award information for consideration. Local, Buffalo State College, City of Buffalo, and WNY region awards are not included. Awards meeting the criteria will be included in the program booklet distributed at the ceremony.
Submit Faculty & Staff Awards Information (online form currently closed)
Faculty and staff may submit information on significant grant awards they have received at $50,000 and above.
Submit Faculty & Staff Grants Received (online form currently closed)
New faculty and staff who received SUNY awards, such as the SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence, while previously serving at another SUNY institution any time during their careers may submit their award information. Awards meeting the criteria will be included in the program booklet distributed at the recognition ceremony.
Submit Previous SUNY Awards Information (online form currently closed)
The names and titles of all new faculty and staff as provided through the payroll system from September 1, 2016 through August 31, 2017 will automatically be included in the recognition ceremony booklet as a warm welcome to the Buffalo State community.
2016 program booklet
2015 program booklet
2014 program booklet
2013 program booklet
2012 program booklet
Celebrations of Excellence: Faculty and Staff Awards
Academic Affairs Office
Cleveland Hall 519
regarding awards submissions and program booklet listings
regarding ceremony, award recipients and guests
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