2016 Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award Recipients

The Outstanding TA Award recognizes Teaching Assistants who have made distinguished contributions to Syracuse University by demonstrating excellence in significant instructional capacities, such as classroom teaching, laboratory or studio instruction, leading recitation or discussion sections, or assisting senior faculty members with high-enrollment courses. TAs are nominated by their departments and must present a teaching portfolio for review by a university-wide faculty selection committee.

Congratulations to the 2016 Outstanding TAs!

  • Jacqueline Augustine, Exercise Science
  • Laura Ballard, Mathematics
  • Scott Bassler, Physics
  • Patrick Biermann, Mathematics
  • Franziska Boehme, Political Science
  • Maria Fernanda Boza Cuadros, Anthropology
  • Matthew Chacko, Writing Program
  • Theavy Din, Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  • T. Jake Dionne, Communication and Rhetorical Studies
  • Nicole Dular, Philosophy
  • Jennifer Edmond, Mathematics
  • Brittany Eggleston, Psychology
  • Ryan Falkenstein-Smith, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
  • Julian Georg, Physics
  • Woosang Hwang, Child and Family Studies
  • Tamara Issak, Writing Program
  • Sam Jackson, Social Science
  • Julia James, History
  • Emily Judd, Earth Sciences
  • Shawn Kowal, Chemistry
  • Erica Layow, Science Teaching
  • Emily Mitchell-Eaton, Women’s and Gender Studies
  • Peter Rugano Nthiga, Science Education
  • Scarlett Rebman, History
  • Shaundel Sanchez, Anthropology
  • Jessica Sauve, Economics
  • Chelsey Smith, Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  • Sara Sotoud, Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Staci Stutsman, English
  • Tracy Vargas, Sociology
  • Nidhi Vij, Public Administration and International Affairs

Call for Nominations

Past Winners