About Barbara K. Townsend

Dr. Barbara Townsend was a pioneer in community college and transfer student research and the National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students is honored to bestow the annual dissertation award a higher education professional carrying on her legacy. Dr. Townsend will be remembered as a consummate professional who was always willing to share her knowledge and help others equally as passionate to improve transfer practices, policies, and research.

Read Dr. Townsend’s Biography



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