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February 2015 faculty and staff kudos

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Nazli Avdan assistant professor of political science received the SAGE Award for best article published in European Union Politics Volume 15. The award recognized her submission “Do asylum recognition rates in Europe respond to transnational terrorism? The migration-security nexus revisited.”

Marie Brown, assistant professor of history, was selected for the Junior Faculty Fellowship from the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation.

Chris Forth, professor of humanities and western civilization has been named a visiting scholar at Erfurt University in Germany for the Fall 2015 semester.

Jessica Gerschultz, assistant professor of African and African-American studies has been selected for the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Fellowship for the 2015-16 academic year. The Fellowship is for her book project, Decorative Arts of the Tunisian Ecole: Fabrications of Modernism, Gender, and Class in Tunisia (1948-1972) and carries a maximum stipend of $35,000. 

Robin Rowland, professor of communication studies, has been selected as the next editor for the Western Communication Journal. 

Email clasnews@ku.edu about your or a colleague's awards, honors or distinctions to be included in the next College Kudos.

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