Prof. Michael Leeser (Spanish), 2016 Outstanding Graduate Faculty Mentor
Professor Michael Leeser has been named an Outstanding Graduate Faculty Mentor for 2016. The Graduate Faculty Mentor Award honors faculty that make a difference in the quality of the graduate student experience. Professor Leeser teaches second language acquisition and language instruction and aims to transform graduate students from consumers of information to informed producers of ideas. His strong interest in the goals of his students is exemplified through his research collaborations that have led to their success in academic employment.