Ben Arbaugh receives university's most coveted award!
One of the University's most coveted awards, the Rosebush professorships are granted for excellence in teaching, professional achievement and public service. Candidates are considered in a rigorous selection process by a panel representing all university governance groups.
The John McNaughton Rosebush University professorships serve to reinforce the connection between teaching and research recognizing that teaching is primary and that research strengthens the teaching function.
"We all know the significant work Ben has done researching on-line instruction, and the contribution his work has made to instructional practices. It is an honor to have him as our colleague." William Wresch
The John McNaughton Rosebush University Professorships were named for John McNaughton Rosebush who directed University development and the UW Oshkosh Foundation in the 1970s. The award was established in 1979 by Chancellor Edward Penson with corporate and individual contributions.