Professor Dufek Earns UNLV Leadership Award

Apr. 2, 2018

Janet Dufek earned the 2018 Outstanding Graduate Faculty Leadership Award. UNLV Graduate College bestows the annual honor to recognize graduate faculty who demonstrate the highest level of quality of leadership in their department, college, and UNLV community. Some of the qualities of an exceptional graduate faculty leadership include (but are not limited to):

  • Serving on committees and attending events in department, college, Graduate College and UNLV community in support of graduate education.
  • Mentoring graduate students to successful achievements (in addition to degree completion).
  • Providing outstanding service leadership in collaboration with, or in the service of, the Graduate College.
  • Engaging in, leading, or significantly advancing efforts that help move the university toward innovative and impactful graduate education, research, scholarship or creative activity to help meet our shared top tier goals.

During 2017, professor Dufek has received the Outstanding Graduate Faculty Mentor Award.