Barbara K. Townsend Dissertation of the Year Award

In honor of the life and career of Barbara K. Townsend, the National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students (NISTS) has established the annual Barbara K. Townsend Dissertation of the Year Award for dissertation research related to transfer students, and invites nominations for the award at each annual conference.

NISTS encourages the development and dissemination of knowledge that informs the academic and practitioner communities on transfer. Criteria will highlight the significance of the dissertation topic to the advancement of our knowledge about and/or effective service to transfer students. To this end, the Institute invites faculty to nominate exceptional dissertations, regardless of methods or academic discipline.

About Barbara K. Townsend



National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students

University of North Georgia • The Moore House

82 College Circle, Dahlonega, GA 30597

tel. (706) 864.1579 • fax (706) 867-2667

nists@ung.edu

National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students

University of North Georgia • The Moore House

82 College Circle, Dahlonega, GA 30597

tel. (706) 864.1579 • fax (706) 867-2667

nists@ung.edu