Faculty Member Recognized for Outstanding Research
The Outstanding Research and/or Creative Accomplishment Award was conferred on Dr. Jacqueline S. McLaughlin, assistant professor of Biology, at the 21st annual Honors Convocation held recently in the West Garden at Penn State Lehigh Valley. This honor recognizes a full-time faculty member who has shown excellence in academic research, creative activity, scholarship, and mastery of a subject matter.
"Dr. McLaughlin's dedication to exploring world cultures and biodiversity outside the classroom setting shows a commitment to live and develop as a scholar-teacher," states Dr. Ann M. Williams, Chancellor of Penn State Lehigh Valley. "Through her research she has established partnerships that have enhanced education by training teachers and engaging students in real world research data." Williams added, "Dr. McLaughlin's research is a creative accomplishment that deserves recognition from our campus and beyond."
McLaughlin resides in Fogelsville with her husband, Brian, and their three children.