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Ranjan Karri Receives
Spencer Faculty Service Award

Dr. Karri
Dr. Ranjan Karri teaches BUS 583–Business Strategy and MGT 556–Entrepreneurial Finance

Ranjan Karri, associate professor of management, has been presented with the 2018 Spencer Faculty Service Award.  Honoring Robert Spencer, founding president of Sangamon State University, this award recognizes faculty who best exemplify the ideal of the “professor-citizen” through public service and service to the academic community.

At UIS, Dr. Karri has been a member of and active leader on numerous campus committees.  He has chaired eight UIS committees such as Graduate Council, the Promotions Committee, and Sabbatical and Awards Committee.  Locally he has been involved with a reorganization plan for the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum and strategic planning for the Lincoln Public Library.