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Professor Emeritus Robert DiClerico inducted to the prestigious Order of Vandaila


Congratulations to our own Professor Emeritus Robert DiClerico for being inducted to the prestigious Order of Vandaila! Thank you for your many years of service.

Five Mountaineers were honored on Saturday (June 10) for their loyalty and service to  West Virginia University as they were inducted into the  Order of Vandalia.

The 2023 inductees were Dana Brooks, Robert DiClerico, Pam Maphis Larrick, Nora MacDonald and J. Wayne Richards.

Robert DiClerico is the former director of undergraduate studies for the  Department of Political Science in the  Eberly College of Arts and Sciences and was recognized with 14 teaching awards during his tenure, including the CASE West Virginia Teacher of the Year and the Eberly Family Professor for Outstanding Teaching awards.  He also served as the University representative for the Rhodes and Truman Scholarship foundations during his 30 years on campus, guiding seven University recipients through the process.

Retired man wearing a suit jacket, stands at a podium and points while giving a lecture