Faculty members named Dahlgren, Price professors
June 24, 2014
Two faculty members have been selected to receive
professorships at University of Wisconsin-Stout.
The professorships provide stipends that allow faculty to
pursue professional development in scholarly or academic areas aligning with
the mission of the university. Use of the stipends also must meet state
for the professorships are through the Stout University Foundation and have
been approved by the UW System.
winners will be recognized Monday, Aug. 25, to begin the 2014-15 academic year.
Diane Christie has been named the Dahlgren Professor for one
year, from July 1 through June 30, 2015. She will receive $8,500.
Christie is a math professor and director of the game
design and development program, part of the College of Science, Technology,
Engineering and Mathematics.
award is named after alumni Reinhold and Borghild Eng Dahlgren, husband and
wife and 1917 and 1918 graduates, respectively, who left their estate to the
Amanda Barnett will be the university's Maybelle
Ranney Price Professor from July 1 through June 30, 2015. She will receive $1,680.
Barnett is an assistant professor and director of the
undergraduate program in human development and family studies, part of the
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences.
professorship is in honor of Price, a 1945 UW-Stout graduate.
Top: Diane Christie
Bottom: Amanda Barnett