Student Research Award Winners

Student Research Awards Recipients

2012  |  2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999- 1990 | 1989-1983

2012 Recipients
None awarded
2011 Recipients

Shannon Burton

Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI

Doctoral Level Research Award

Research Project-Building the Bridge: A Phenomenological Examination of Academic Advising’s Role in Campus Internationalization

(None Awarded)Masters Level Research Award
2010 Recipients

Jamie Reynolds

Kent State University

Kent, OH

Doctoral Level Research Award

Research Project - A Case Study Analysis of Reinstated Students’ Experiences in the Learning to Establish Academic Priorities (LEAP) Reinstatement Intervention Program

(None Awarded)Masters Level Research Award
2009 Recipients

Julie Traxler

Rutgers University

Piscataway, NJ

Doctoral Level Research Award

Research Project - Major Choosing Among South Asian American Women: Toward a New Theory of Advising

2008 Recipients

Irene Rios

Springfield College

Springfield, MA

Doctoral Level Research Award

Research Project - Perceptions of Practice: An Examination of the Extent to which Faculty Advisers Perceive Delivery of their Undergraduate Advising as Developmental or Prescriptive

(None Awarded)Masters Level Research Award
2007 Recipients

Patricia Hill

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi, TX

Doctoral Level Research Award

Research Project - First-Year Students' Adjustment To A University: The Role of E-Mentoring

(None Awarded)Masters Level Research Award

2006 Recipients
None awarded

2005 Recipients

Kathleen Shea Smith

Florida State University

Tallahassee , FL

Doctoral Level Research Award

'Preceptions of Academic Advising and Freshman Student Retention: An Application of Tinto's Model' Research Project —

Marla Kendrick

University of Arkansas-Fayetteville Fayetteville, AR

Masters Level Research Award

'Strategies for Student Transition to College: A Proactive Approach' Research Project —

2004 Recipient

Jane E. Pizzolato

Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI 

Doctoral Level Research Award

Complex Partnerships: Self-Authorship and Provocative Academic Advising Practices Research Project —

(None Awarded)Masters Level Research Award

2003 Recipient

Julie A. Fischer

University of Toledo

Toledo, OH


Masters Level Research Award

A Retention Program for Women in Chemical Engineering at The University of ToledoResearch Project —

(None Awarded)Doctoral Level Research Award

2002 Recipients

Susan Epps

East Tennessee State University

Johnson City, TN

Doctoral Level Research Award

The Work Life of the Professional Academic Advisor: A Qualitative StudyResearch Project —

(None Awarded)

Masters Level Research Award

2001 Recipients

Joy Gaston,

Ohio State University

Columbus, OH

Doctoral Level Research Award

Student Athletes' Motivation Toward Academics and Athletics: Balancing the ActResearch Project —

Tami O'Meara

College of New Caledonia

Prince George, BC


Masters Level Research Award

Factors that Affect Long-Term Income Assistance Recipients' Abilities to Become Employed, and Implications for CounsellingResearch Project —

2000 Recipient

Lance Lewis

Northwood University

Midland, MI

Doctoral Candidate

Learning to Advise: Academic Advisers and Organizational Communities of PracticeResearch Project —

1999 Recipient
None awarded


Donna LynchUniversity of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
1997Robert F. CurryOld Dominion University, Norfolk, VA
1996Wilma SorooshPima Community College, Tucson, AZ
1995None awarded
1994None awarded
1993Teresa Ann Stockler
1992None awarded
1991Elisah LewisUniversity of Miami, Coral Gables, FL
1990Jan P. Ericksen
1989 Recipient Norrine B. Spencer
1988Susan Frost
1987Linda Kuenzli
1986Kevin McKenna
1985None awarded
1984Michael F. Welsh
1983Teresa Ann Stockler

NOTE: Prior to 2001, only one Student Research Award was granted

each year to either a Masters or a Doctoral candidate.)