Now Accepting Nominations for the 2022 Annual Staff Awards!
The Staff Awards nomination process is now open! Please take the time to recognize your colleagues for their significant contributions to UMKC.
Nominations may come from staff, faculty and students. All nominations will be reviewed by a committee of members from across campus. These awards will be presented to staff at the annual Staff Awards event in the spring.
List of Awards and Descriptions
The following awards will each be presented to one individual who best exhibits the qualifications outlined in the award description.
- Excellence in Student Success Staff Award
- Excellence in Research and Creative Works Staff Award
- Excellence in Engagement and Outreach Staff Award
- Excellence in Multiculturalism, Globalism, Diversity and Inclusion Staff Award
- Excellence in Planning, Operations and Stewardship Staff Award
- Chancellor’s Staff Award for Extraordinary Contributions
- Staff Council Dedication Award
- Rising Star Staff Award
Living the Values Staff Award:
The Living the Values Staff Award will be awarded to staff members from across campus. The campus has been divided by college, school, division or into a group and each group will have their own nomination and selection process. More information about this process will be sent out to individuals by their unit. Please refer to the Unit Breakdown and Contact List below for contacts related to deadlines and process information.
- Living the Values Staff Award (multiple awards across campus)
- Living the Values Staff Award Unit Breakdown and Contact List (see below)
To nominate an individual, please fill out the online Qualtrics submission form. Each nominee must have two submissions to be considered.
The deadline for submission of nomination materials for Campus Awards has been extended to January 21, 2022.
Living the Values Award Unit Breakdown and Contact List:
|Chancellor, T/M Museum, Diversity & Inclusion, HR, Advancement, UMKC Foundation||Emily Strayhallemail@example.com|
|College of Arts & Sciences||Alex Holsinger||HolsingerA@umkc.edu|
|Conservatory||Jennifer Parker Burrusfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Intercollegiate Athletics||Amelia Howardemail@example.com|
|MO Institute Defense & Energy||Angela Cottrellfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Public Communication/Radio Station||Kayleigh Hinesemail@example.com|
|Research Services||Sandy Wilsonfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|School of Biological & Chemical Sciences||Keith Buszekemail@example.com|
|School of Computing & Engineering||Camille Johnson-Arnoldfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|School of Dentistry||Dana Linvilleemail@example.com|
|School of Education||Brad Martensfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|School of Law||Dean Glesner Finesemail@example.com|
|School of Management||Mary Morgan||MorganMary@umkc.edu|
|School of Medicine||LaRae Vowiellfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|School of Nursing & Health Studies||Sally Ellis Fletcheremail@example.com|
|School of Pharmacy||Amanda Stahnkefirstname.lastname@example.org|
|VC Administration & Finance||Heather Swansonemail@example.com|
*Provost Office includes:
Faculty Supp & Acad Prog Innov
Institute for Human Dev
Office of Cultural Events
School of Graduate Studies
Student Success & Acad Assurance
Curriculum & Assessment