UofL faculty members were recognized for their years of service at the annual Celebration of Faculty Service Awards.
UofL faculty members were recognized for their years of service at the annual Celebration of Faculty Service Awards.

A total of 49 faculty members from the University of Louisville have been recognized for their years of service. The recent Celebration of Faculty Service Awards opened with remarks by interim president Greg Postel and interim provost Dale Billingsley. 

John Paul Nelson, from the College of Business, was recognized for 50 years at UofL. Nelson is professor of Economics. 

All recognized faculty members and their years of service include:

College of Arts & Sciences

  • Augustus A. Mastri, Classical and Modern Languages (40)
  • Robert M. Buchanan, Chemistry (35)
  • Susan M. Griffin, English (35)
  • Barbara L. Hanger, Fine Arts (35)
  • Beth A. Boehm, English (30)
  • Alan Golding, English (30)
  • Suzanne Meeks, Psychological and Brain Sciences (30)
  • Prasanna Sahoo, Mathematics (30)
  • Patricia Gagne, Sociology (25)
  • Elizabeth Grossi, Criminal Justice (25)

College of Business

  • John Paul Nelson, Economics (50)
  • Archie W. Faircloth, Accountancy (45)
  • Alan N. Attaway, Accountancy (40)
  • Jay T. Brandi, Finance (35)
  • P.S. Raju, Marketing (30)
  • Robert M. Barker, Computer Information Systems (25)

School of Dentistry

  • Carmine J. Esposito, Oral Health and Rehabilitation (40)
  • Susan W. Grammer, Oral Health and Rehabilitation (40)
  • Douglas S. Darling, Oral Immunology and Infectious Diseases (25)

Brandeis School of Law

  • Russell L. Weaver (35)
  • John T. Cross (30)

School of Medicine

  • Jeffrey P. Callen, Medicine (40)
  • Richard D. Miller, Microbiology and Immunology (40)
  • Richard W. Stremel, Physiology (40)
  • Gordon R. Tobin, Surgery (40)
  • Michael E. Brier, Medicine (30)
  • William Gerald Cheadle, Surgery (30)
  • Royce D. Coleman, Emergency Medicine (30)
  • Steven R. Ellis, Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics (30)
  • Mary E. Fallat, Surgery (30)
  • Mark P. Pfeifer, Medicine (30)
  • Gerard Paul Rabalais, Pediatrics (30)
  • Michael J. Voor, Orthopedic Surgery (25)
  • Gordon Strauss, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (25)
  • Vicki L. Montgomery, Pediatrics (25)
  • Karen W. Krigger, Family and Geriatric Medicine (25)
  • G. Rafael Fernandez-Botran, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (25)
  • Rif S. El-Mallakh, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (25)
  • Tracy D. Eells, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (25)
  • Vernon Cook, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health (25)

School of Nursing

  • Carla P. Hermann (30)

J.B. Speed School of Engineering

  • James Charles Watters, Chemical Engineering (40)
  • Patricia Ann Stark Ralston, Engineering Fundamentals (35)
  • J.P. Mohsen, Civil and Environmental Engineering (35)
  • Adel S. Elmaghraby, Computer Engineering & Computer Science (35)
  • Geoffrey Cobourn, Mechanical Engineering (35)
  • John S. Usher, Industrial Engineering (30)
  • Glen Prater, Jr., Mechanical Engineering (30)
  • Mark N. French, Civil and Environmental Engineering (30)
Alicia Kelso
Alicia Kelso is the director of social media and digital content. She joined UofL in 2015 as director of communications at the Brandeis School of Law. She also serves as a senior contributor at Forbes.com, writing about the restaurant industry, which she has covered since 2010. Her work has been featured in publications around the world, including NPR, Bloomberg, The Seattle Times, Good Morning America and Franchise Asia Magazine.