Faculty, staff, students, and alumni are often recognized by the Tippie College and the University of Iowa through various award programs. The top UI and Tippie College awards and recipients are listed below.
University of Iowa Awards
David J. Skorton Staff Excellence Award in Service to the University of Iowa
This award is given annually to individuals who have made significant contributions and have shown "exceptional imagination and dedication to improving the university community." Service must include activities of high quality in staff government, committee work, policy improvement, program creation, etc., and must be outside normal job responsibilities.
2006—Maggie Jesse (Stead Technology Services Group)
Hancher-Finkbine Alumni Medallion
Hancher-Finkbine Medallions were established in 1964 and named for the founder of the Finkbine Dinner, William O. Finkbine, and for Virgil M. Hancher, a student guest at the first dinner who served for 24 years as president of the University of Iowa. Seven medallions are awarded annually, including one to a graduate who has attained special distinction. Tippie alumni who have received this medallion are:
2013—Janice Ellig, BBA 1968 (Marketing) 2004—John Pappajohn, BSC 1952 (Commerce and Science) 2002—Henry B. Tippie, BSC 1949 (Accounting) 1998—Marvin Pomerantz, BSC 1952 (Commerce and Science) 1969—Howard R. Bowen, Ph.D. 1935 (Commerce and Science)
Hancher-Finkbine Distinguished Student Leader Award
This award recognizes students who have exhibited meritorious qualities in leadership, learning, and loyalty.
2014—Mark Van Heukelom, JD/MBA14 2008—Elise R. Runde Voss, BBA08 (Finance/Marketing) 2006—Florin Ilie Oprescu, MBA/MPH08 2005—Jonathan M. Sargent, BBA05 (Finance) 2001—Monica A. Foley (Finance) 1992—Deniz Ones, PhD93 (Business Administration) 1987—Mark D. Freeman, MBA87 1986—Paul G. Thompson, BBA85 (Economics) 1983—Patrick J. Muller, BBA83 (Finance)
Hancher-Finkbine Faculty Medallion
Hancher-Finkbine Medallions were established in 1964 and named for the founder of the Finkbine Dinner, William O. Finkbine, and for Virgil M. Hancher, a student guest at the first dinner who served for 24 years as president of the University of Iowa. Seven medallions are awarded annually, including one to a professor. Tippie faculty members who have received this medallion are:
2008—Gary Fethke (Management Sciences/Economics) 1996—Nancy Hauserman (M&O) 1985—Jude West (M&O) 1975—Eleanor M. Birch (Management Sciences)
Hancher-Finkbine Student Medallion
Hancher-Finkbine Medallions were established in 1964 and named for the founder of the Finkbine Dinner, William O. Finkbine, and for Virgil M. Hancher, a student guest at the first dinner who served for 24 years as president of the University of Iowa. Seven medallions are awarded annually, including four to outstanding students. Tippie students who have received this medallion are.
2011—Roberto Paniagua (Economics) 2010—Laura J. Nass (Economics) 2009—Erin B. Cavanagh (Accounting) 2007—Thomas A. Niblock (Economics) 2005—Cheryl Davenport (Economics) 2003—Andy Stoll (Management) 1999—Kristin Kaye Lee (Finance) 1997—Latonia Haney (Finance) 1996—Cher Mosbrucker (Business Administration) 1995—Tanya Sue Kopps (Economics/Finance) 1992—Natalie Spears (M&O) 1988—Kim Kirsten Williams (Business Administration) 1976—Calvin C. Christensen (Accounting/Finance) 1975—Eva J. Cram (Finance)
Honorary Doctoral Degrees
A commitee of UI faculty receives nominations for honorary degrees and forwards recommendations to the university president and provost. The Iowa Board of Regents reviews and approves honorary degree requests.
2014 (May)—Leonard Hadley 2011 (May)—Jerre Stead 2010 (May)—John Pappajohn 2009 (December)—Henry B. Tippie 2007 (December)—Marvin Pomerantz
Honors Award for Alumni and Friends
The Honors Program hopes to recognize an especially distinguished alumni or friend each year who has promoted honors education here and beyond the campus. The award is given during the Honors Commendation Ceremony held in May the evening before graduation. Awardees may give a public talk and each receives a memento and certificate signed by the honors director and university president.
2013—Andy Stoll, BBA03 (Management) 2011—Carol Fethke, MA66, PhD71 (Economics)
Honors Staff Award for Campus Support
The Honors Program professional staff recognizes the particular efforts of an individual whose moral and administrative support for the Honors Program looms especially large in the lives of honors educators and students at Iowa. Awardees receive a memento and certificate signed by the honors director and university president at the Honors Recognition Ceremony held in April.
2006—Lola Lopes (M&O)
Improving Our Workplace Award (IOWA)
The IOWA affords supervisors and coworkers the opportunity to recognize staff for initiative and innovation that has had positive results in their workplace. Nominations are taken twice a year, and a spring reception is held to acknowledge fall and spring winners.
2010—Ryan Daedlow, for developing an online registation system for Tippie students to schedule advising meetings 2008—Jeff Reuter, for a new print-from-anywhere service 2006—Nancy Hauserman, for exceptional effort in creating positive results in the workplace
James N. Murray Faculty Award
The Beta Iota Circle of Omicron Delta Kappa established the James N. Murray Faculty Award in 1985 to honor one of its prized alumni. The award honors the late professor and chair of the UI Department of Political Science by celebrating his heartening interactions with undergraduate students. The award is given to a tenure-tack faculty member who has not yet received tenure, typically a younger scholar with less than six years of service at the university. Recipients demonstrate outstanding rapport with students and create an exemplary classroom atmosphere.
2004—Kenneth Brown (M&O)
Jean Y. Jew Women's Rights Award
The Council on the Status of Women established this award (cosponsored by the Women's Resource and Action Center) in 1992 to honor Jean Y. Jew and others who demonstrate outstanding effort or achievement in improving the status of women on the University of Iowa campus.
1995—Nancy Hauserman (M&O)
Lane Davis Award for Honors Team-Teaching (from UI Honors Program)
Professor Lane Davis excelled at team teaching, and this award, named in his honor, recognizes and encourages faculty to team teach honors students. Given by the Honors Program, awardees receive a memento and certificate signed by the honors director and university president. Presentation is made during the Honors Commendation Ceremony held in May the evening before graduation.
2010—Amy Colbert (M&O) 2010—Kenneth Brown (M&O)
M.L. Huit Award
Each year, the UI chapters of Omicron Delta Kappa and Mortar Board honor societies present the Marion L. Huit Award to a tenured faculty member. The award was established in 1978 to recognize Huit's outstanding dedication and service to students of the University of Iowa during his tenure as dean of students. It is presented annually to a faculty member who best characterizes Huit's contributions to university and community life.
1985—Irwin Levin (Marketing) 1984—Emmett Vaughan (Finance)
Michael J. Brody Award for Faculty Excellence in Service
The Brody Award is named in honor of the late Michael J. Brody, former president of the UI Faculty Senate. It recognizes outstanding faculty who have made exceptional contributions to the UI and the community.
2014—Joyce Berg (Accounting) 2000—Jude West (M&O) 1992—Nancy Hauserman (M&O)
Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award
The Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award, given by the Graduate College, recognizes exemplary mentoring of doctoral students by members of the UI graduate faculty. Each year, different UI departments are eligible.
2008—Frank Schmidt (M&O) 2004—Charles Whiteman (Economics)
Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award
The Council on Teaching gives this award to teaching assistants who have demonstrated outstanding ability as teachers at the University of Iowa.
2012-13—Patrick Downes (M&O) 2011-12—Steven Charlier M&O) 2010-11—Russell Guay (M&O) 2009-10—Tamara Lynn Giluk (M&O) 2008-09—Susan Dustin (M&O) 2006-07—Timothy Hubbard (Economics) 2005-06—David Folsom (Accounting) 2005-06—Rob Rouwenhorst (Marketing) 2004-05—Vasile Dan Caprar (M&O) 2004-05—Todd Walker (Economics) 2002-03—Brett Anderson (Accounting) 2001-02—Michael Haley (Economics) 1998-99—Scott Vandervelde (Accounting) 1997-98—Michael Cipriano (Accounting) 1996-97—Hong Xie (Accounting)
Philip G. Hubbard Human Rights Award
Established in 1981, this award honors Philip G. Hubbard, UI Vice President for Student Services and Dean of Academic Affairs from 1966 to 1989. He served as the faculty representative on the first UI Human Rights Committee (established in 1963) and dedicated himself to human rights and equal opportunity throughout his distinguished career. The Human Rights Committee selects a UI student who has made the most outstanding contribution in the area of human rights during the previous year and who most exemplifies the principles held by Dr. Hubbard.
2013—Zach Heffernen (Management/Marketing)
President and Provost Award for Teaching Excellence
This award is given each year by the Council on Teaching to three tenure-track or clinical-track faculty members and one instructor in a lecturer, visiting faculty, or adjunct faculty position in recognition of their sustained high level of teaching excellence.
2013-14—Gale Mote (M&O) 2011-12—Jay Christensen-Szalanski (M&O) 2009-10—Nancy Hauserman (M&O) 2009-10—Todd Houge (Finance) 2008-09—Kenneth Brown (M&O)
The Presidential Lecture series provides an opportunity for distinguished members of the faculty to present significant aspects of their work to members of the UI community and to the general public. The series provides a public forum for UI scholarship, research, and creative achievement.
2013—Sara Rynes-Weller, "Leading in the New Wave of Change" (M&O)
Regents Award for Faculty Excellence
Given by the Board of Regents, State of Iowa, the Regents Award for Faculty Excellence honors faculty members for work representing a significant contribution to excellence in public education.
2013—Sara Rynes (M&O) 2006—Jarjisu (Jay) Sa-Aadu (Finance) 2002—Robert Forsythe (Economics) 2000—Daniel Collins (Accounting) 1998—Irwin Levin (Marketing) 1996—Frank Schmidt (M&O) 1991—Jennifer Reinganum (Economics)
Robert F. Ray Faculty Representative Award
This award is presented by the UI Board in Control of Athletics to a male and female student-athlete who demonstrate outstanding academic excellence, athletic excellence, and leadership. The award is named after a former dean and longtime UI faculty representative to the Big Ten Conference.
2013—Garret Dunn (BBA13 Finance/Accounting) 2009—Robert Bruggeman (BBA08 Finance) 2006—Stacy May (BBA07 Accounting) 2004—Tyler Nixt (BBA04 Accounting, M.Ac.05) 2003—Kristin Johnson (BBA04 Accounting) 2000—Todd Strada (BBA00 Finance) 2000—Shera Wiegler (BBA00 Finance) 1999—Amy Herrig (MBA01) 1999—Matt Reischl (BBA99 Finance) 1998—Justin Pohn (BBA98 Marketing) 1997—Peter Masucci (BBA97 Finance) 1994—Kevin Herd (BBA93 Marketing, MBA96) 1993—Andrea Wieland (MBA02) 1992—Edmond Lewis (MBA93) 1989—Chuck Hartlieb (BBA88 Finance) 1984—Dee Ann Davidson (BBA85 Accounting)
UIAA Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award
This award is granted to UI graduates or former students for significant accomplishments in business or professional life or for distinguished human service to their community, state, or nation.
2014—Sheri A. Salata, BBA80 2013—Stephen S. Rasmussen, BBA74 2013—Theodore M. Seldin, BA53 2013—Kenneth C. Leuer, BSC56 2009—Daniel E. McLean, BBA70 2007—Matthew Bucksbaum, BA49 (economics) 2003—Patrick Baird, BBA76 2003—Alan Larson, BBA73 2002—Fred Luthans, MBA62, PhD65 2000—W.A. "Bill" Krause, BA57 1999—Darlene L. Paris, BBA62 1998—Kathleen A. Dore, BA72, MBA84 1995—Leonard A. Hadley, BSC58 1993—Gary H. Mears, BSC58 1992—Kenneth L. Otto, BSC56 1992—Jerre L. Stead, BBA65 1990—John J. Balles, BSC43, MA47 1989—Howard A. Cutler, MA41 1989—Dwight C. Vredenburg, BSC35 1987—Jack MacAllister, BSC50 1985—Daniel J. Krumm, BSC50 1984—H. John Hawkinson, BA36 (commerce and science) 1983—Newell P. Crockett Jr., BSC43 1982—Robert A. Olson, BSC33, JD35 1980—Jack A. Laughery, BSC57 1979—George P. Nissen, BSC37 1978—Ivan O. Bull, BSC47
UIAA Distinguished Faculty/Staff Award
This award is granted to retired or former UI faculty/staff member in recognition of significant achievement or specific meritorious service on behalf of the quality and advancement of the university.
2013—Nathan (Gene) Savin 2006—Jude West, PhD69
UIAA Distinguished Friend of the University Award
This award is granted to individuals who are not alumni of the univesity in recognition of specific and meretorious service on behalf of the quality and advancement of the university and/or the Alumni Association.
2008—Mary Joy Stead 2000—Richard O. Jacobson 1995—Stanley M. Howe
UIAA Distinguished Alumni Hickerson Recognition Award
This award is granted to graduates or former students for outstanding contributions to the University of Iowa Alumni Association. It is named in honor of the late Loren Hickerson, BA40, the university's first full-time alumni director and ardent champion of Iowa.
1993—Thomas D. Smith, BBA62
UIAA Distinguished Alumni Service Award
This award is granted to UI graduates or former students for specific and meritorious service to their university, community, state, or nation..
2012—Curtis K. Lane, BBA73 2011—Janice Reals Ellig, BBA68 2011—Robert W. Verhille, BSC55 2008—Stephen West, BBA69 2005—Lloyd J. Palmer, BSC49 2004—Orville W. Bloethe, BSC41, JD47 2003—Jim Hanson, BSC58 2002—Kelly J. Hayworth, BBA83, MBA85 2001—Terrence J. Mulligan, BS68, SE68 2001—Warren G. Lawson, BSC55 1998—Mary Louise (Reynolds) Remy, BSC43 1997—Christian G. "Dutch" Schmidt, BSC34 1996—John W. Buchanan, BSC56 1994—David W. Day, BSC48, PhD51 1994—Shirley (Sindt) Day, BSC48 1991—John G. Pappajohn, BSC52 1990—Mary F. Parden, BSC36 1988—Charles L. Grannon, MA41 1985—Richard C. Kautz, BSC39 1981—Henry B. Tippie, BSC49 1978—Marvin A. Pomerantz, BSC52 1977—Allin W. Dakin, MA27 1965—James W. Birkenstock, BSC35 1965—Paul W. Penningroth, BSC22
UIAA Distinguished Young Alumni Award
This award is granted to UI graduates or former students, age 40 or younger at time of nomination, for significant accomplishments in business or professional life or for service to the university and/or the Alumni Association.
2011—Amanda L. Miller, BBA02 1996—Therese "Terri" Vaughan, BBA79 1989—Charles M. Peters, BS74, JD80 1988—Robert L. Hansen, BBA83 1986—Elizabeth Elder Villafana, BBA80 1984—Joseph M. Welsh, BBA71, MA72
UI Outstanding Staff Award
Given by the UI Staff Council, this award recognizes UI staff members who have made outstanding accomplishments and contributions that significantly benefited or brought honor or recognition to the university. (This award was previously known as the UI Staff Excellence Award.)
2000—Joyce Ruplinger (Stead Technology Services Group) 1998—Dee Hurst, Business and Liberal Arts Placement Office
Tippie College of Business Awards
Alumnus of the Year
This award recognizes outstanding Tippie alumni for both their distinguished level of professional success and for their engagement with the college. See also Young Alumnus of the Year (below) for alumni under the age of 40.
2014—Dana Ramundt, BBA74
CIMBA Professor of the Year
MBA students annually select the faculty recipient of this award, which is presented at MBA graduation each year.
2013—Ginny Wilson Peters (M&O) 2012—Pierre-Majorique Leger (Management Sciences) 2011—Greg Stewart (M&O)
Collegiate Teaching Award
Collegiate Teaching Awards are the highest honor the college presents to faculty members. Each department nominates one faculty member who has demonstrated dedication to sharing his or her knowledge of business principles and practices with students. A college committee selects the award winners.
2014—Barry Thomas (Management Sciences) 2013—Joe Sulentic (Entrepreneurship) 2012—Bill Hedgcock (Marketing) 2011—Jon Garfinkel (Finance) 2010—John Spitzer (Finance) 2009—Ty Leverty (Finance) 2008—Matt Billett (Finance) 2007—Kenneth Brown (M&O) 2006—Lon Moeller (M&O) 2005—David Hensley (M&O) 2004—Todd Houge (Finance) 2003—Nancy Hauserman (M&O) 2002—Thomas George (Finance) 2001—Amy Kristof-Brown (M&O) 2000—Terry Boles (M&O) 2000—Ted Temzelides (Economics) 1999—Baba Shiv (Marketing) 1998—Daniel Collins (Accounting) 1998—Thomas Rietz (Finance) 1997—Catherine Cole (Marketing) 1997—Irwin Levin (Marketing) 1996—Amy Dunbar (Accounting) 1996—John Solow (Economics) 1995—Puneet Handa (Finance) 1994—Beth Ingram (Economics) 1993—Richard Stevenson (Finance) 1992—Edward Conlon (M&O) 1991—N. Eugene Savin (Economics) 1990—Gary Gaeth (Marketing) 1989—Gary Gaeth (Marketing)
Dean's Teaching Award
The Dean's Teaching Awards are funded by the O. Wayne Rollins Foundation and are given at the discretion of college benefactor Henry B. Tippie, a trustee of the foundation.
2014—Eean Crawford (M&O) 2014—Art Durnev (Finance) 2014—Cristi Gleason (Accounting) 2014—John Murry (Marketing) 2013—Ann Campbell (Management Sciences) 2012—Paul Hribar (Accounting) 2012—Rich McCarty (Entrepreneurship) 2012—Brian Richman (Finance) 2012—Nick Street (Management Sciences) 2012—Charles Whiteman (Economics) 2012—Shari Piekarski (Undergraduate Program Office) 2011—Stacey Brook (Economics) 2011—Sam Burer (Management Sciences) 2011—Rick Mergenthaler (Accounting) 2011—Frank Schmidt (M&O) 2011—Alice Wang (Marketing) 2010—Faiz Currim (Management Sciences) 2010—Gary Gaeth (Marketing) 2010—Gale Mote (M&O) 2010—Ryan Wilson (Accounting) 2010—Yuzhe Zhang (Economics) 2009—Amy Colbert (M&O) 2009—Cathy Cole (Marketing) 2009—Ayca Kaya (Economics) 2009—Jeff Ohlmann (Management Sciences) 2008—Gabrielle Camera (Economics) 2008—Tom Carroll (Accounting) 2008—Lopo Rego (Marketing) 2008—Greg Stewart (M&O) 2008—Barry Thomas (Management Sciences) 2007—David Collins (Marketing) 2007—Phil Jones (Management Sciences) 2007—Lynn Pringle (Accounting) 2007—B. Ravikumar (Economics) 2007—Ashish Tiwari (Finance) 2006—Shannon Bradshaw (M&O) 2006—April Franco (Economics) 2006—Cristi Gleason (Accounting) 2006—Jay Sa-Aadu (Finance) 2006—Randy Schultz (Marketing) 2005—Jon Garfinkel (Finance) 2005—Robert Hartman (Accounting) 2005—Johannes Ledolter (Management Sciences) 2005—Matt Mitchell (Economics) 2005—D.J. Nayakankuppam (Marketing) 2004—Kenneth Brown (M&O) 2004—Tim Lowe (Management Sciences) 2004—John Murry (Marketing) 2004—Sonja Rego (Accounting) 2004—John Solow (Economics)
Early Career Research Award
This award was established by the Elected Faculty Council to recognize a faculty member's contributions to research early in his or her academic career.
2014—Bill Hedgcock (Marketing)
Edith Ennis Award
This award was established in 1985 to honor Edith Ennis, a member of the college faculty for more than 31 years. Detailed information is available on the Elected Staff Council webpage.
2013—Rich McCarty (Entrepreneurship) 2012—Shari Piekarski (Undergraduate Program Office) 2011—Melissa Baker (Undergraduate Program Office) 2011—Gary Fethke (Finance and Management Sciences) 2010—Bev Berg (Finance) 2009—Warren Boe (Management Sciences) 2008—Jane Schildroth (Pomerantz Career Center) 2007—Joyce Berg (Accounting) 2006—Renea Jay (Dean's Office) 2006—Jessica Renaud (Frank Communications Center) 2005—Vicki Metz (Facilities Management) 2004—Carolyn Stoddard (Copy Center) 2003—Dave Martin (Pomerantz Business Library) 2002—Linda Knowling (Dean's Office) 2001—Maggie Jesse (Computer Services Office) 2000—Kathie Decker (MBA Career Services) 2000—Gary Gaeth (Marketing/School of Management) 1999—Colleen Downie (School of Management) 1998—Joyce Ruplinger (Stead Technology Services Group) 1993—Chris Quinn Trank (M&O) 1986—Vi Kuebler (Office of Management and Business Development) 1985—Phyllis Irwin (Instructional Support Services Office)
Elected Staff Council I3 Award
This award recognizes a Tippie staff member who demonstrates one or all of the following areas of the college's goals, mission, and values: Integrity, Innovation, Impact. Up to three awards may be given each year.
2014—Jennifer Blair (UPO) 2014—Courtney Blind (Alumni Relations) 2014—Michelle Highly (Marketing)
Elected Staff Council Rookie of the Year Award
This award recognizes a Merit or Professional & Scientific Tippie staff member who has been affiliated with the college a minimum of one year but less than three years. He or she should show potential for further contributions to the college.
2014—Jennifer Haywood (CIMBA)
Executive MBA GREAT Instructor of the Year
GREAT Instructor of the Year awards are given by Executive MBA students students to faculty who demonstrate Genuine interest in students' success in both work environment and classroom, Relevancy of all materials presented in the classroom to the students' business, Enthusiasm and excitement in the delivery of materials, Application orientation in all concepts and models, and True testimony to the value of the delivered program. Recipients receive a commemorative clock at the August residency week kickoff dinner.
2014—Ken Brown (M&O)—from Cedar Rapids class 2014—Art Durnev (Finance)—from Iowa City class of 2015 2014—Jon Garfinkel (Finance)—from Iowa City class of 2014 2014—Lon Moeller (M&O)—from Cedar Rapids Dual Degree Program 2013—Art Durnev (Finance) 2013—Greg Stewart (M&O) 2012—Jon Garfinkel (Finance) 2012—Paul Hribar (Accounting) 2011—Sam Burer (Management Sciences) 2011—Jon Garfinkel (Finance) 2011—Chuck Whiteman (Economics) 2010—Terry Boles (M&O) 2010—Greg Stewart (M&O) 2008—Matt Billett (Finance) 2008—Jude West (M&O) 2006—Matt Billett (Finance) 2006—Chuck Whiteman (Economics) 2005—John Spitzer (Finance) 2004—Kurt Anstreicher (Management Sciences) 2004—John Murry (Marketing) 2004—Roy Suddaby (M&O) 2004—Jude West (M&O) 2004—Chuck Whiteman (Economics) 2003—Kurt Anstreicher (Management Sciences) 2003—John Murry (Marketing) 2002—Kurt Anstreicher (Management Sciences) 2002—Thomas George (Finance) 2002—John Spitzer (Finance) 2001—Kurt Anstreicher (Management Sciences) 2001—John Spitzer (Finance) 2000—Terry Boles (M&O) 2000—Thomas George (Finance) 2000—Johannes Ledolter (Management Sciences) 2000—John Spitzer (Finance) 2000—Timothy Lowe (Management Sciences) 1999—John Spitzer (Finance)
Full-time MBA First-year Core Professor of the Year
This award is given by first-year students to faculty who teach in the Full-time MBA Program.
2013—Jon Garfinkel (Finance) 2012—Jon Garfinkel (Finance) 2011—Matt Billett (Finance) 2010—Gary Fethke (Management Sciences) 2010—Matt Billett (Finance) 2009—Matt Billett (Finance) 2008—Matt Billett (Finance) 2007—Matt Billett (Finance)
Full-time MBA Second-year Core Professor of the Year
This award is given by second-year students to faculty who teach in the Full-time MBA Program.
2013—Nancy Hauserman (M&O) 2012—Gary Gaeth (Marketing) 2011—Gary Gaeth (Marketing) 2010—Gary Gaeth (Marketing) 2009—Ann Campbell (Management Sciences) 2008—Gabriele Camera (Economics) 2007—Frank Rydzewski (M&O)
Full-time MBA Finance Professor of the Year
This award is given by students in the Full-time MBA Program to their most highly regarded faculty member in the Finance Career Academy.
2013—Erik Lie 2012—Todd Houge 2011—Jon Garfinkel 2010—Todd Houge 2009—Todd Houge 2008—John Spitzer 2007—Todd Houge 2006—Ashish Tiwari
Full-time MBA Marketing Professor of the Year
This award is given by students in the Full-time MBA Program to their most highly regarded faculty member in the Marketing Career Academy.
2013—Tom Gruca 2012—John Murry 2011—John Murry 2010—John Murry 2009—Lopo Rego 2008—Lopo Rego 2007—Lopo Rego 2006—Tom Gruca
Full-time MBA Staff Member of the Year
This award is given by students in the Full-time MBA Program to their most highly regarded School of Management staff member.
2013—Mark Winkler 2011—Cathy Zaharis 2011—Nadia Dwight 2010—Colleen Downie 2009—Jodi Schafer 2008—Katie Millard 2007—Stephanie Finney 2006—Stephanie Finney 2005—Shannon Christensen 2004—Shannon Christensen 2002—Jeff Emrich 2000—Jeff Emrich
Full-time MBA Strategic Innovation Professor of the Year
This award is given by students in the Full-time MBA Program to their most highly regarded faculty member in the Strategic Innovation Career Academy.
2013—Sam Burer 2012—Jeff Ohlmann 2011—No award given 2010—Jeff Ohlmann
Gilbert P. Maynard Excellence in Accounting Instruction Award
Created in 1982, this award fosters proficiency and dedication of accounting faculty toward academic instruction. Each year, students submit faculty nominations to a selection committee, which then selects an award recipient who best exemplifies the standards and qualities of Professor Maynard.
2013—Cristi Gleason 2012—Joyce Berg 2011—Kevin Den Adel 2010—Richard Mergenthaler 2009—Robert Hartman 2008—Joyce Berg 2007—Tom Carroll 2006—Sonja Rego 2005—Mary Murphy 2004—Robert Hartman 2003—Tom Carroll 2002—Sonja Rego 2001—Valdean Lembke 2000—Lynn Pringle 1999—Amy An 1998—Amy Dunbar 1997—Tom Carroll 1996—Morton Pincus 1995—No award given 1994—Amy Dunbar 1993—No award given 1992—No award given 1991—No award given 1990—Tom Carroll 1989—W. Bruce Johnson 1988—Richard A. Young 1987—Bill Barnes 1986—Russell Petersen & Thomas Linsmeier 1985—Daniel Collins 1984—Silvia Madeo 1983—Albert Schepanski 1982—Valdean Lembke
Hawkinson Institute of Business Finance Distinguished Alumni Award
This award is presented annually in recognition of unwavering commitment to the success of the Hawkinson Scholars program.
2013—Tim Larsen, BBA04 2012—Ryan Domyancic, BBA09, MAc10 2012—Rob Pick, BBA09 2011—Sandy Pfeiler Davis, BBA04 2010—Matt Bowersox, BBA01 2009—Amanda Mahoski, BBA07 2008—Tim Larsen, BBA04 2008—Kevin Hansen, BBA07
Honors Program Faculty Teaching Award (Tippie Undergraduate Program)
1999—Irwin Levin (Marketing) 1998—Carol Fethke (Economics) 1997—Carol Fethke (Economics)
M. Bhanu Murthy Memorial Prize for Excellence in Teaching
This Department of Marketing award was created to honor M. Bhanu Murthy, a Ph.D. student and teaching assistant from the Republic of India. Tragically, he contracted an acute form of leukemia and died in the summer of 1983. The award recognizes teaching assistants with a high standard of teaching, their enthusiam, knowledge, energy, and rapport with students.
2013—Kyle Bogler 2012—Andrew Wiese 2011—Frederico Kopittke 2010—Yun Lee 2009—Megan O'Rourke 2008—Suzanne (Beth) Bellman 2007—Kyuseop Kwak 2006—Robert Rouwenhorst 2005—Robert Hillman 2005—Robert Rouwenhorst 2004—Himanshu Mishra 2003—Nicole Pfeiffer 2002—Sangkil Moon 2001—Inwoo Nam 2000—Linda Kohout 1999—Carolyn Bonifield 1998—Timothy O'Conner 1997—Alexander Fedorikhin 1996—Kathryn Braun 1995—No award given 1994—Bruce Klemz 1993—John Mitelstaedt 1992—Michele Pugh 1991—Peter Noble 1990—Jamshed Mobed 1989—Jamshed Mobed 1988—Miao-Ling Phoebe Lin 1987—Frederick Crawford 1986—Robert Bruns 1985—Deketa Nicholson 1984—Cathy Brown
Oscar C. Schmidt Iowa Business Leadership Award
This award is presented by the college to express its gratitude to the many individuals and organizations that have extended their friendship and support. In addition, it recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding performance in the world of commerce in the belief that business leadership is essential to the economic progress of Iowa and the nation.
2013—Mike Gerdin and the Heartland Express Team 2010—Steve Rasmussen and the Nationwide/Allied Insurance Leadership Team 2007—W.A. "Bill" Krause 2006—Pella Corporation Leadership Team 2005—Lee Enterprises Leadership Team 2004—Tom Bedell 2003—J. Barry Griswell 2002—Marjorie M. Scardino 2001—Donald R. Keough 2000—Clayton M. Jones 1999—Clark E. McLeod 1998—Stanley J. Bright 1997—William T. Kerr 1996—Theodore W. "Ted" Waitt 1995—Leonard A. Hadley, BSC58 1994—Ronald D. Pearson 1992—John Pappajohn, BSC52 1990—Henry J. Meyer 1989—Robert A. Hanson 1988—Richard C. Kautz, BS39 1987—James L. Churchill 1986—Stanley M. Howe 1985—Alex A. Meyer, BSC56 1984—Robert N. Houser 1983—Daniel J. Krumm, BSC50 1982—Ivan O. Bull, BS47 1981—Marvin A. Pomerantz, BSC52 1980—C. Maxwell Stanley
Outstanding Accounting Alumnus Award
This award was established in 1983 to honor graduates who have led a distinguished career and who have provided outstanding service to the department and the university.
2013—Laura Newinski, BBA87 2012—Tom Veale, BBA80 2011—Robert Arzbaecher, BBA82 2010—Ann Madden Rice, MAc83 2009—Greg Ellison, BBA73 2008—Dale Baker, BBA68 2007—Bill Travis, MAc75 2006—Terri Bobek, BS82, MAc83 2005—David F. Licko, BBA69 2004—Kay Hegarty, BBA80 2003—Jonathan F. Eisele, BBA77 2002—Anne L. Buettner, BBA83 2001—James G. Darby, BBA69 2000—Lloyd J. Palmer, BSC49 1999—David J. Kirkpatrick, BBA62 1998—Michael F. Conney III, BBA64 1997—Paul W. Wentzien, BSC59 1996—Kenneth H. Evans Jr., BBA74 1995—Leonard Hadley, BSC58 1994—Thomas G. Rotherham, BBA71 1993—Douglas Calvin, BBA68 1992—Byron Ross, MAc86 1991—James Wiese, BBA70 1990—Charles Billingsley (special award for contributions to accounting education) 1989—Harold Reister, BSC53 1988—Henry Tippie, BSC49 1987—Delbert Wacker, BSC53 1986—Ivan Bull, BSC47 1985—Davey Crockett, BBA64 1984—Herbert Miller, BA36 1983—Norman Tucker, BSC48
Outstanding Service Contribution by a Faculty Member
This award recognizes outstanding service contributions by any tenure- or non-tenure-track faculty member. Criteria include but are not limited to service on collegiate and university committees; leadership at the college, university or on professional committees or socieites; and journal editorships. The awardee is chosen by the Elected Faculty Council of the Tippie College.
2014—Ken Brown (M&O)
Tippie Innovations in Teaching Award
Created by the Elected Faculty Council, this award the innovative ways faculty, staff, and graduate students are being innovative in their teaching.
2014—Melissa Baker (UPO) 2014—Dave Collins (Marketing) 2014—Jon Garfinkel (Finance) 2014—Andy Hosmanek (grad student, M&O)
Young Alumnus of the Year
This award recognizes outstanding Tippie alumni (under the age of 40) for both their distinguished level of early career success and for their engagement with the college. See also Alumnus of the Year (above).
2014—Tom Niblock, BBA07