SUNY New Paltz faculty have been cited for excellence in teaching – SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Teaching and SUNY Distinguished Faculty – and numerous research honors such as Fulbright, Guggenheim, National Science Foundation and National Endowment for the Arts fellowships.

Chancellor's Awards

State University's Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching
M. Robin Arnold, 1999; Kristin Backhaus, 2009; Sue Books, 2014; Daniel Freedman, 2009; Glenn Geher, 2009; Julio Gonzalez, 2001; Nancy Johnson, 2010; Peter Kaufman, 2011; Myra Mimlitsch-Gray, 1998; Thomas Olsen, 2004; Nancy Schniedewind, 1978; Pauline Uchmanowicz, 2004; John Wade, 2013; and Reva Wolf, 2011.  

Emeriti Faculty:
Peter Alexander, 1975; Salvatore Anastasio, 1980; Joan Barker, 2014; Mary Boyle, 1990; Paul Brown, 1973; Peter D.G. Brown, 1993; David Fractenberg, 1978; Harold Jacobs, 1978; Loyd Lee, 1992; Sarah Ann Lovett, 1990; Betty McKnight, 1974; David Morse, 1974; Vanderlyn Pine, 1975; Susan Puretz, 1976; Hadi Salavitabar, 1991; H.P. Sankappanavar, 1989; and George Schnell, 1990.

 

The Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Faculty Service
Hamid Azari-Rad, 2011; Kevin Caskey, 2015; David Hobby, 2014; Tom Meyer, 2012; Maureen Morrow, 2008; and Stacie Nunes, 2013.

Emeriti Faculty:
Elaine B. Hofstetter, 2003

 

The Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Professional Service
Karen Bell, 2014; Richard Bodenschatz, 2013; Paul Chauvet, 2014; Robin Cohen-LaValle, 2002; Mary Stella Deen, 2007; Christine DeLape, 2009; Michele Halstead, 2010; Gwen Havranek, 2012; Mary Kastner, 2014; Daniel Kempton, 2003; James Lyons, 2016; Joel Mumper, 2016; Timothy Roberson, 2015; Lisa Sandick, 2016; Bruce Sillner, 2013; Patricia Sullivan, 2015; and Stella Turk, 2013. 

Emeriti Faculty:
Jonathan Lewit, 1999; Rosemarie McBride, 1978; Linda Smith, 2012; Lynn C. Spangler, 2011; and Neil Trager, 1995.

 

The Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Librianship
Corinne Nyquist, 1986

Emeriti Faculty:
Gerlinde Barley, 2008; William Connors, 1991; Chui-chun Lee, 1989; and Susan Kraat, 2012.

 

The Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities
Rimer Cardillo, 2006; Hon Ho, 2013; Jonathan Raskin, 2007; and Surinder Tikoo, 2010.

Emeriti Faculty:
James Bennett, 2003; and Katherine L. French, 2008.

Distinguished Faculty

Distinguished Professors
Gerald Benjamin, Lawrence Fialkow, Keqin Li

Emeriti Faculty:
Arthur Cash, David Clark,Laurence Hauptman, Ronald Knapp

Distinguished Service Professorship

Emeriti Faculty:
Peter D.G. Brown, Dorothy Hayes, Henry Urbanski

 

Distinguished Teaching Professors
Jan Z. Schmidt,  Harry Stoneback

Emeriti Faculty:
Gerald Sorin