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Office of Research & Engagement Awards

CEHHS Recognized for Excellence in Research

The College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences was recognized in many areas for excellence in research, scholarship, service and compliance activities at the 2019 Office of Research and Engagement Awards Luncheon. Awards were given in recognition of the comprehensive research enterprise, including activities related to funding, mentorship, creative achievement, community engagement, and responsible conduct of research.

The following departments, students and programs were recognized for their outstanding accomplishments or work:

Recipient of the Award for Top Citations by College

Hollie Raynor, Nutrition

Top Departments for Research Activity


Top Undergraduate Student Mentors

Spencer Olmstead, Child and Family Studies

Recognized with Awards

Graduate Student Research Impact Award
Kala Taylor, Educational Psychology and Counseling

Mentor of Early Career Researchers Award
Hollie Raynor, Nutrition

Interdisciplinary Partnerships Award
VolsTeach for Appalachia, (accepted by Lynn Hodge, Theory & Practice in Teacher Education, principal investigator)

Research Spotlight Award
Sarah Colby, Nutrition