Past RAISE Award Winners

Recognizing Asian & Asian American Faculty & Staff Instilling Strength and Excellence (R.A.I.S.E.) Award

The Asian/Asian American Faculty and Staff Association (AAAFSA) at The University of Texas at Austin proudly announces past RAISE Awardees. Each year, the RAISE Awards recognize an outstanding faculty, staff, administrator, and graduate student at The University of Texas at Austin. Recipients are recognized for their service to the Asian/Asian American community on campus and/or for managing faculty, staff, or student issues and concerns with engaging, constructive support. The following RAISE Award recipients received a monetary award and a plaque honoring their leadership at the campus.

YearFaculty AwardStaff AwardGraduate Student Award
2017Dr. Madhavi MallapragadaPhuoc BuiSa Liu
2016Dr. Aloysius K. MokJustin SamuelMihyun Lim
2015Dr. Yuri JangJoanna DrakeRulan Shangguan
YearFaculty AwardStaff Award
2008Dr. Rowena FongDr. Ge Chen
2009Dr. Madeline HsuKenyatta Dawson
2010Dr. Patrick WongDr. Smita Ruzicka
2011Judge Ramey Ko
(Adjunct faculty teaching award)
Alex Pong
2012Dr. Snehal ShingaviJennifer Wang
2013Dr. Xiaofen KeatingSona Shah
2014Dr. David PanEileen Drake