President's Report Masthead
March 1, 2016

Faculty kudos

Leo Wilton, associate professor of human development, received the Distinguished Contributions to Ethnic Minority Issues 2015 Award from the American Psychological Association, Division 44, and the Engaged Faculty Recognition for Exemplary Community-Engaged Research 2015 from Binghamton University.

Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Jessica Fridrich has been elevated to IEEE Fellow for “contributions to digital media forensics, steganography and steganalysis.” IEEE Fellow is a distinction reserved for select IEEE members whose extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest are deemed fitting of this prestigious grade elevation. The IEEE is the world’s largest professional association advancing innovation and technological excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE is the trusted “voice” for engineering, computing and technology information around the globe. There are more than 430,000 IEEE members in more than 160 countries.

Christopher Morgan-Knapp, associate professor of philosophy, was awarded the Society of Applied Philosophy’s Essay Prize for his paper, “Economic Envy,” which appeared in the Journal of Applied Philosophy.

Meredith Coles, professor of psychology, has been named a Fellow of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, a multidisciplinary organization committed to the advancement of scientific approaches to the understanding and improvement of human functioning through the investigation and application of behavioral, cognitive and other evidence-based principles to the assessment, prevention, treatment of human problems, and the enhancement of health and well-being.