Elizabeth Kosmetatou, associate professor of history at the University of Illinois Springfield, recently was named University Scholar for 2015.
The award, considered the university’s highest faculty honor, recognizes outstanding teaching and scholarship.
Only one faculty member receives the annual award. Kosmetatou will receive $15,000 a year for three years to support research and other scholarly activities.
This story appeared online in The State Journal-Register on October 21, 2015.
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