Axiom Book Awards

Axiom Book Awards logo“The New Talent Acquisition Frontier,” co-authored by Edna Chun and Alvin Evans, wins the Silver Medal in the category of “Human Resources and Employee Training” in 2014. Results will be published here.

The Axiom Business Book Awards are the largest and most respected critical guidepost for business books in today’s new world of publishing. These prestigious and competitive awards are presented in 21 business categories and serve as the premier list to help readers discover new and innovative works. Axiom Award-winning books will help readers understand changing trends and technologies affecting the business world and point out opportunities in our complicated new economy.


Kathryn G. Hansen Publication Award

Hansen Award
CUPA-HR National Conference, 2010

Created in 1986, this award is named for former CUPA-HR president Kathryn G. Hansen, who also served as an editor for the association. It recognizes an association member who authored a publication that made a significant contribution in the field of human resource administration.

On September 22, 2010 Edna Chun and Alvin Evans were awarded the prestigious Kathryn G. Hansen publication award for their new book Bridging the Diversity Divide: Globalization and Reciprocal Empowerment in Higher Education (Jossey-Bass, 2009). The award was presented at the national conference in New Orleans with 700 representatives from colleges and universities and the United States participating.


2010 South Florida Business Journal Excellence in Human Resources Award

In 2010, Dr. Chun was selected for the 2010 South Florida Business Journal Excellence in Human Resources Award, which honors human resources professionals who are responsible for combining the essential ingredients of recruitment, retention and teambuilding to create the perfect blend for their organizations.

2010 Dr. Chun Receives Multi-Cultural Achiever Award from In Focus Magazine

2008 Dr. Chun Featured in In Focus Magazine’s “Women of Distinction”

Dr. Chun was featured in In Focus Magazine‘s fifteenth anniversary issue as a Woman of Distinction, recognized as a career achiever that exemplified personal and professional accomplishment within the community.

2007 Kathryn G. Hansen Publication Award

Allison Vaillancourt of CUPA HR, Edna Chun, Alvin Evans
Allison Vaillancourt,  Edna Chun, Alvin Evans

In 2007, Edna Chun received CUPA-HR’s prestigious Kathryn G. Hansen Publication Award for Are the Walls Really Down? Behavioral and Organizational Barriers to Faculty and Staff Diversity (Jossey-Bass, 2007). The award was presented at the CUPA-HR National Conference in Baltimore, Maryland.