Eminent Faculty Awards
The Washington State University Eminent Faculty Award was first presented in 2000. This award is the university’s highest faculty honor. The criteria for the Eminent Faculty Award are as follows:
- Recipient must be a full-time Washington State University faculty member
- Recipient must have served the university for a minimum of 10 years
- Recipient must have changed the thinking in his or her field by making lasting contributions through teaching, research, creative scholarship, and service
- Recipient must have contributed notably to the vitality and strength of the Washington State University Community
The Provost will chair a committee of distinguished emeriti faculty. They will review nominations and make a recommendation to the President.
2017 recipient Kelvin Lynn