Professional Staff Organization

Awards and Recognition

Bob Roseth Outstanding Staff Award

Nominate a professional staff for the Bob Roseth Outstanding Staff Award! The professional staff must be currently working at the University of Washington, including Bothell campus, Seattle campus, Tacoma campus, or at UW Medicine. Winners will be announced and all nominees will be celebrated at the PSO Spring Celebration. More information on the event is listed below.

    • Impact – How did the nominee’s actions positively impact co‐workers, supervisors, students, faculty, patients, or others?
    • UW Values – How did the nominee exemplify any one of the UW Values of integrity, excellence, diversity, collaboration, innovation or respect as reflected in the University Vision & Values?
    • Dissemination of Knowledge and Resources – How did the nominee’s actions disseminate academic knowledge and/or resources that otherwise would not have been disseminated?
    • Above & Beyond – How did the nominee exceed job expectations and achieve results beyond the scope of his/her job.

Nominees will receive a folder with their nomination letter and a certificate of nomination. Nominees will also be listed in the PSO newsletter and website. The winners will receive:

    • Personalized gift
    • Public recognition and a standing ovation at the Spring Celebration

Nominations are due Feb 26th, 2018. Submit your nominations here.


PSO Spring Celebration

Nominees and winners will be recognized at the Spring Celebration.  All professional staff welcome!

When: April 10, 2018 @ 12pm

Where: UW Club Yukon Pacific Room

RSVP by March 27th for Spring Celebration here.



2017 Winners

  • Susan Inman, Academic Services
  • Ernst Lefler,Counseling Services
  • Kathryn Pursch Cornforth, Center for Experiential Learning and Diversity

A great turn-out for our 2017 Spring Celebration!


Past Winners Archived »