Dr. Richard J. Moniz, Jr.

* Library management and instruction professional with more than twenty years of experience managing and directing library services, renovating libraries, teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate level, and serving a lead role in the creation of general faculty development initiatives

* Extensive experience with publishing including six books authored or co-authored, two additional chapter contributions, and multiple articles 
* Two-time president and founder of the Metrolina Library Association Annual Library Conference

* Active participant in national professional organizations such as the American Library Association and Association of College & Research Libraries 

* Non-profit board and fundraising experience with Carolina Raptor Center, Charlotte Museum of History, and the Arts & Science Council
Dennis L. Boucher Outstanding Service Award (2010)

Johnson & Wales University Research Award (2010)

Johnson & Wales University Community Service Award (2008)

Johnson & Wales University Research Award (2007)

Johnson & Wales University Scepter Award for Departmental Excellence (2005)

Southeast Florida Library Information Network Board of Directors Star Award (2000)

Southeast Florida Library Information Network Committee Service Award (2000)

Johnson & Wales University Special Recognition Award (1998)