Global Scholars 2022 - 2023
The Center for Innovation & Change is pleased to announce the Global Scholars for the 2022-23 academic year.
- Edward Bujak, Professor of British Studies
- Vincent Campese, Professor of Psychology
- Mari Plikuhn, Professor of Sociology
- Rania Mousa, Associate Professor of Accounting
- Tamara Young, Professor of Communication
As Global Scholars, the recipients of this award will engage in scholarship, curriculum development, and activities related to preparing our students and community for global leadership, citizenry, and success. The Global Scholars program is administered by the Center for Innovation & Change and made possible by the John H. Schroeder Global Scholar Endowed Fund.
Dr. Ed Bujak
Professor of British Studies
Dr. Bujak will receive certification in facilitating Intercultural Learning and Intercultural Development Inventory.
Dr. Vincent Campese
Professor of Psychology
Dr. Campese will be continuing work from a previous project by studying how to reduce persuasion towards misinformation in the communication of medical science in the Thai cities of Bangkok, Phuket and Pattaya.
Dr. Mari Plikuhn
Professor of Sociology
Dr. Mari Plikuhn will be conducting research with her students on barriers to and opportunities for first generation students studying abroad.
Dr. Rania Mousa
Associate Professor of Accounting
Dr. Rania Mousa will be presenting a paper at a conference in Switzerland: Reimagining Financial Inclusion in the Post COVID-19 World: The Case of Grameen America.
Dr. Tamara Wandel
Professor of Communication
Dr. Tamara Wandel will travel to Italy to attend meetings of the World Federation of the Deaf, meet with sports and communication officials and explore D/deaf culture and communicative elements.