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July 20, 2001

Appointments and promotions; faculty and staff honors

– Margaret Finders, associate professor of curriculum and instruction in the School of Education, recently was elected to the Nominating Committee of the Conference on English Education. CEE is a constituent group for more than 2,700 English teacher educators within the National Council of Teachers of English. It provides a forum for sharing ideas on English preservice and in-service teacher education.

– Leroy B. Schwarz received the 2001 Distinguished Service Award from the Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Society in July. Schwarz, a professor of management at the Krannert School, was cited for creating the Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Journal in 1996 and for serving as its editor-in-chief from inception to the present. The quarterly journal publishes scholarly articles on the theory and practice of managing the production of goods and services.

NOTE TO JOURNALISTS: A publication-quality photograph of Schwarz is available at the ftp site. Photo ID: Schwarz.L.jpeg.

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