Young Faculty Awards

Young Faculty Scholar Award

This award is given annually to a young faculty member with the best record of scholarship.

Young Faculty Scholar Award Recipients

  • 2016 Farha Ali
  • 2015 Franklin Rausch
  • 2014 M. Ryan Floyd
  • 2013 Albert D. Dukes, III
  • 2012 Kerry Hansknecht
  • 2011 Lucas McMillan
  • 2010 Lilian Craton
  • 2009 Kevin Witherspoon
  • 2008 Lloyd Willis
  • 2007 Gilliean Lee
  • 2006 Jonathan Bassett
  • 2005 Robert Stevenson

Young Faculty Teaching Award

This award is given annually to a young faculty member who demonstrates the qualities associated with effective teaching. Each applicant for the award must prepare a portfolio which documents the following:

  • Substantive innovative use of methods of teaching, including technology, when appropriate.
  • A strong record of attendance and participation in conferences and other professional venues that address teaching.
  • Evidence that the faculty member has incorporated relevant and recent developments in the field, where appropriate, into courses taught.
  • Quality of publications, presentations, exhibitions or performances at state, regional and national conferences or other professional venues.

Young Faculty Teaching Award Recipients

    • 2016 Diana Delach
    • 2015 Amanda Cleveland
    • 2014 Chad Kinsella
    • 2013 Douglas McAbee
    • 2012 M. Ryan Floyd
    • 2011 Cynthia Gardner
    • 2010 Gail Moore
    • 2009 Lillian Craton
    • 2008 Leslie Myers
    • 2007 Willis Lewis
    • 2006 Leisa Myers Igleheart
    • 2005 Pamela Wash