School of Education Awards Recipients
Outstanding Scholarship Award
Cameron Anglum, Ph.D.
The Outstanding Scholarship Award recognizes a faculty member for the most important research product (or strand of research) that was conducted or published within the past three years, selecting a faculty member who has made significant scholarly contributions to their discipline or to the relevant field of study. Cameron Anglum, Ph.D., assistant professor, is receiving this award for his scholarship in the field of education, specifically his work concerning teacher labor markets. His research on the subject has resulted in the publication of numerous journal articles, op-eds, and policy briefs.
Superior Service Award
Jessica Leonard, Ph.D.
The Superior Service Award recognizes a faculty member based on their superior accomplishments for service within the past year. Jessica Leonard, Ph.D., assistant professor, is receiving this award because of her commitment to the teaching profession, specifically for her work with our Belize partnership. Perseverance with this partnership has allowed it to be successful, supporting scholars across the country of Belize.
Outstanding Teaching, Advising, and/or Mentoring Award
Jonathan Turk, Ph.D.
The Outstanding Teaching, Advising, and/or Mentoring Award recognizes a faculty member for outstanding teaching, advising, and/or mentoring that supports the School of Education's students. Jonathan Turk, Ph.D., assistant professor, is receiving this award because of his continued commitment to his students and the SLU community. Jon’s focus on inclusivity and his willingness to listen to students makes him an asset to the SOE.
Staff Excellence Awards
The Staff Excellence Award recognizes School of Education staff members for their dedicated service to Saint Louis University and the broader St. Louis community. Amy Clark, Skylah Hunter, and Jeanette Katic are each receiving this award because of their work with Access Academies. They make up Access’s team of college counselors who are dedicated to helping their students find their best-fit post-secondary path. The SOE is honored to house this program and is grateful to these three amazing women for the work they do for students in our St. Louis community.
Julie King is receiving the Staff Excellence Award for her exceptional support of the School of Education. Julie’s organization and attention to detail is instrumental to the success of our SOE programs. Her focus on community building encourages members of the SOE to gather together and to celebrate our successes.