Research or Creative Endeavors

UA Little Rock Faculty Excellence Award Research and Creative Endeavors for recognizes, encourages, and rewards those individuals whose research or creative endeavors have been particularly successful and are so recognized locally, regionally, and nationally. The results of these efforts should have contributed to the expansion of knowledge and the quality of life, or encouraged additional research.

COLLEGE-LEVEL WINNERS

  • Dr. Amanda Nolen
    Dr. Amanda Nolen, a professor in the School of Education, is a skilled scholar who demonstrates wide-ranging expertise. She uses complex longitudinal national data…  
  • Dr. David A. Gilliam
    Dr. David A. Gilliam is an associate professor in the Department of Marketing and Advertising. His research focuses on creating proper definitions for constructs…  
  • Dr. Rebecca A. Glazier
    Dr. Rebecca A. Glazier is an associate professor of public affairs whose research centers on religion and politics, framing and foreign policy, and pedagogy.…  
  • Dr. Laura Ruhl
    Dr. Laura Ruhl, an assistant professor in the Department of Earth Sciences, is recognized nationally as a multidisciplinary scientist who uses field and laboratory…  
  • Dr. Darin Jones
    Dr. Darin Jones is an associate professor and graduate coordinator in the Department of Chemistry. His research primarily focuses on medicinal chemistry and chemical…  
  • Professor Kelly Terry
    Kelly Terry is a professor of law and director of externships programs and pro bono opportunities. Her most significant work has been research in…  
  • Dr. Tansel Karabacak
    College of Arts, Letters, and Sciences Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy Dr. Tansel Karabacak, an associate professor in Physics and Astronomy, is an…