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

  • Mary Yang
    Dr. Mary Yang
    Dr. Mary Yang is an associate professor of Information Science and is the lead instructor for bioinformatics courses. She has extensive education and systematic…  
  • Tusty ten Bensel
    Dr. Israt “Tusty” ten Bensel
    Dr. Israt “Tusty” ten Bensel is the graduate coordinator and an associate professor in the Department of Criminal Justice. She is also the director…  
  • Bronwyn MacFarlane
    Dr. Bronwyn MacFarlane
    Dr. Bronwyn MacFarlane is a professor of gifted education at UA Little Rock and has been a faculty member for 10 years. She has…  
  • Gaurav Kumar
    Dr. Gaurav Kumar
    Dr. Gaurav Kumar is an associate professor and teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in the Department of Accounting. His research interests are in empirical…  
  • Mariya Khodakovskaya
    Dr. Mariya V. Khodakovskaya
    Dr. Mariya V. Khodakovskaya is a professor of biology and interim associate dean in the College of Arts, Letters, and Sciences. Her research is…  
  • J. Lyn Entrikin
    Professor J. Lyn Entrikin
    J. Lyn Entrikin became a Charles Baum Distinguished Professor of Law at the UA Little Rock Bowen School of Law in 2018. Entrikin is…