Montana Tech announced this week the recipients of the Montana Tech Faculty Merit Awards.
This year’s awards go to John Amtmann, professor, Safety, Health, and Industrial Hygiene; Chris Danielson, associate professor, Liberal Studies; Jerry Downey, associate professor, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering; Chris Gammons, professor, Geological Engineering; Suzan Gazioglu, associate professor, Mathematical Sciences; Michael Masters, assistant professor, Liberal Studies; and Hilary Smith Risser, associate professor, Mathematical Sciences.
All the recipients hold doctorate degrees.
The Faculty Merit Award program is in its second year. To receive a Merit Award, the faculty member must apply. A Merit Award is granted for exceptional achievement in one key area (teaching, service or research) or excellence in two or three of these key areas.
A bonus and a salary increase are awarded to the winners.