Outstanding Faculty Award
Dr. Ellie Kazemi’s consummate prowess as a professional has been acknowledged by several awards such as the CSUN Polished Apple Award, the Distinguished Teaching Award, the Extraordinary Service Award, and the ABAI Outstanding Mentor Award. Her leadership skills and unwavering dedication to mentorship are further demonstrated in the letters of support from her students and colleagues. Dr. Kazemi’s numerous peer-reviewed articles and presentations on technology-based simulations, staff training, and effective supervision practices also exemplify her collaborative achievements with students. Dr. Kazemi’s development of a Master’s degree program in Applied Behavior Analysis at CSUN and strong involvement in state and national organizations in her field highlight some of her extraordinary accomplishments worthy of the 2017 Outstanding Faculty Award.