Heide Witthöft, associate professor of German in the Department of Foreign Languages, was presented with the IUP APSCUF Meritorious Service Award at the General Membership meeting on April 26, 2018.
Witthöft has been an active member of APSCUF (Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties) since 2006. She has served on numerous committees, including as a member of the IUP APSCUF New and Newer Faculty Committee (fall 2006–spring 2007), IUP APSCUF Student/Faculty Liaison Committee (fall 2006–spring 2007), IUP APSCUF University-Wide Promotion Committee (fall 2010–spring 2013; sub-Committee chair (fall 2012–spring 2013), and the IUP APSCUF Temporary Faculty Committee (fall 2005–spring 2010). She has also been chair of the IUP APSCUF Temporary Faculty Committee since fall 2014. In addition, she has been an elected delegate to Legislative Assembly since fall 2014 and was an alternate delegate fall 2013–spring 2014.
Witthöft has served on the IUP APSCUF Executive Committee and IUP APSCUF Representative Council since fall 2014. She has also been a member of the APSCUF state-wide Adjunct Faculty Committee since fall 2017.