Category Archives: Faculty Achievements

Faculty Reviewer for Higher Learning Commission

Dr. Henrietta Pichon was invited to become a member of the Peer Corps as a reviewer for the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). HLC relies upon the work of peer reviewers for its accrediting activities. These volunteers generously share their knowledge and experience to assure and advance institutional quality. HLC maintains a Peer Corps of approximately…
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NMSU Kinesiology research tracks physical activity across the lifespan

Eryn Murphy arrived at New Mexico State University as an undergraduate student on a swim scholarship. She initially majored in nutrition with a minor in exercise science, but eventually realized she was more interested in exercise science and switched majors. She quickly fell in love with NMSU’s Department of Kinesiology and Dance. She received her…
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NMSU professor researching stroke treatment

LAS CRUCES – One of the most frustrating effects of a stroke is the inability to use, produce and comprehend language, also known as aphasia. Many aphasia sufferers become anxious and frustrated with not being able to communicate and understand others like they did before their stroke. Bijoyaa Mohapatra, an assistant professor in communication disorders…
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Dr. Myriam Torres participated in an International Round table

19-20 April 2017. Moscow. International Round table, dedicated to M. M. Bakhtin. “The problem of the Chronotope in modern scientific research”. 19-20 April Moscow hosted the international Round table, dedicated to M. M. Bakhtin, which was attended by 10 foreign colleagues from Norway, Canada, Mexico, Italy, Kyrgyzstan, Netherlands, USA, Romania. In the international round table…
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2017 Promotion and/or Tenure

The Provost has approved the following faculty in our College for Promotion and/or Tenure: Raquel Aranda, Kinesiology & Dance Promotion – College Assistant Professor Anita Hernandez, Curriculum & Instruction Promotion – Full Professor David Keeley, Kinesiology & Dance Promotion/Tenure – Associate Professor Kristin Kew, Educational Leadership & Administration Tenure – Assistant Professor Shon Meyer, Kinesiology…
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Dr. Osanloo recognized with the Educator Award at Ngage NM

Congratulations to Azadeh Osanloo, interim head of the Educational Leadership and Administration department in the NMSU College of Education! Dr. Osanloo has been recognized with the Educator Award at Ngage New Mexico’s third annual awards ceremony recognizing Champions for Education. She was selected as one of three finalists in early April and beat out a…
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College of Education recognizes Emerging Scholars in research

Adriana M. Chávez, For the Sun-News 2:56 p.m. MT April 15, 2017 LAS CRUCES — Five faculty members at New Mexico State University’s College of Education have been named Emerging Scholars for their innovative research efforts. The college’s Emerging Scholars Initiative, which was started last year by Dean Don Pope-Davis, aims to support and promote…
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Spotlight: Dr. Anna Lopez

Anna Lopez was one of 11 faculty presented the Donald C. Roush Award for teaching excellence.  Eleven faculty members received the Donald C. Roush Award at this Spring’s Convocation. Named for a former NMSU executive vice president in recognition of his 34 years of supporting teaching improvement at NMSU, the annual Roush awards recognize NMSU…
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Congratulations to the 2017 Emerging Scholars Award recipients!

College of Education Emerging Scholars Initiative The CoEd Emerging Scholars Initiative aims to support and promote innovative research efforts of untenured, tenure-track faculty and research faculty that will (1) advance scientific knowledge or creative works in a specific field or area of professional activity, and (2) develop skills to be successful at securing external funding….
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NMSU honors faculty, Hubbard during convocation

Jane Moorman, NMSU 5:03 p.m. MT Jan. 17, 2017 LAS CRUCES – New Mexico State University faculty and staff were welcomed back to campus Tuesday during the spring 2017 convocation ceremony at NMSU’s Atkinson Recital Hall. Every fall and spring, convocation is held on campus. “Convocation provides all of us with the opportunity to re-connect with…
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