Posted on April 15, 2016July 27, 2018 by Jonathan Pizzo2016 Dziuban Award Winner – Alisha Janowsky, Ph.D. Alisha Janowsky, Ph.D., from the Department of Psychology, College of Sciences, was awarded the Chuck D. Dziuban Award for Excellence in Online Teaching by the Center for Distributed Learning. The award presentation occurred during the Showcase event that concluded the spring section of CDL’s faculty development program for online and blended teaching, IDL6543. Dr. Janowsky received the 2016 Dziuban Award for demonstrating excellence in online teaching for her course, SOP3004C Social Psychology. Thomas Cavanagh (left) congratulates the 2016 Chuck D. Dziuban Award winner, Alisha Janowsky (right), Department of Psychology, College of Sciences. Recognition The winner received an iPad tablet along with a stipend to attend the Online Learning Accelerate Conference in Orlando. Honorable Mentions Kenneth Hanson Judaic Studies, College of Arts & Humanities Dan Martin Department of Writing and Rhetoric, College of Arts & Humanities Recording About the Award Named after UCF’s Chuck Dziuban, the award recognizes one outstanding UCF faculty member who has taught at least one blended or fully online course within the previous academic year. Dziuban is an internationally acclaimed leader in online learning and, among many other recognitions, was named UCF’s first Pegasus Professor and is currently a Professor Emeritus. View past Dziuban Award Recipients.