Polytechnic faculty, staff awarded, recognized for accomplishments in 2021-2022

Susan Hockings, Lisa Lawson, Sarah Prater and Brenda Sheets were among Purdue Polytechnic staff who received awards for their work during the 2021-2022 academic year.

Faculty and staff in the Purdue Polytechnic Institute were recognized May 19 for their achievements during the 2021-2022 academic year. The faculty and staff listed below received awards and recognitions.

Staff Awards

  • Academic Advisor: Susan Hockings, senior academic advisor, School of Engineering Technology
  • Business Office: Lisa Lawson, lead business assistant
  • Customer Service: Sarah Prater, administrative assistant, Air Force ROTC, and Shawn Davis, lab supervisor, School of Engineering Technology
  • Leadership: Brenda Sheets, senior administrative assistant, School of Construction Management Technology
  • Statewide Excellence: Christy Tollett, student affairs administrator, Purdue Polytechnic Richmond

Equity, Inclusion & Advocacy Awards

  • Faculty: Abrar Hammoud, clinical assistant professor of technology leadership and innovation
  • Staff: Cyndi Lynch, associate director of retention and diversity

Faculty Awards

  • Award for Academic Integration of Steps to Leaps (University): Abrar Hammoud, clinical assistant professor of technology leadership and innovation
  • John P. Lisack Early-Career Engagement: Jiansong Zhang, assistant professor of construction management technology
  • Outstanding Leadership in Globalization (University): John Sheffield, professor of engineering technology

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