Faculty Award Recognition 2009-2010

International Awards
Name Award Organization
Monit Cheung Honorary Professor Centre on Behavioral Health, University of Hong Kong
Patrick Leung Honorary Professorship Hong Kong Polytechnic University Department
Patrick Leung External Advisor City University of Hong Kong Department of Applied Social Studies
National Awards
Name Award Organization
Ira Colby Distinguished Scholar National Academies of Practice in Social Work
Monit Cheung Best Reviewer, Journal of Social Work Education Council on Social Work Education
Mary R. Lewis Inducted into the Alumni Hall of Fame University of Alabama
School of Social Work
Danielle Parrish NIDA Blending Conference
Early Career Social Work
Research Scholar
NIDA and NASW Social Work Policy Institute
Suzanne Pritzker Emerging Scholar in K-12 Service-Learning The Center for Civic Learning and Engagement at Tufts University, Brandeis University’s Center for Youth and Communities, and the International Center for the Study of Public Engagement and Service-Learning at the University of Minnesota
Avelardo Valdez National Award of Excellence in Research by a Senior Investigator National Hispanic Scientist Network on Drug Abuse
Avelardo Valdez Senior Scholar Award The Society for the Study of Social Problems, Drinking and Drugs Division
State/Local Awards
Name Award Organization
Andrew Achenbaum University of Houston Outstanding Faculty Member University of Houston Alumni Association
Patrick Leung Golden Harvest Award Asian American Family Services