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College of Business Faculty and Staff Awards

Annually, the College of Business gives nineteen awards to outstanding faculty and staff. All of these awards were established and are supported through the generous contributions of our alumni, supporters and friends.

Awards are given for outstanding teaching, research and service, based upon the nominations and recommendations of other faculty and staff. The award selections are made either by a committee of faculty and staff or by the department chairs. The awards are announced and the winners recognized at the annual College of Business Faculty & Staff Recognition Banquet.

College Awards

The following group of awards is college-wide and open to all faculty and staff, depending on award specifications.

Selected by Committee of Faculty

Gary M. Davis Excellence in Research Award–Excellence in Research

This award recognizes one faculty member for outstanding research.

The three most recent winners are ineligible.

W.A. & Emma Lou Crider Award for Excellence in Teaching

This award recognizes one faculty member for outstanding teaching.

The three most recent winners are ineligible.

Martin Nesmith Faculty Award for Distinguished Service–Excellence in Service

This award recognizes one faculty member for outstanding service.

The three most recent winners are ineligible.

Selected by Associate Dean, Assistant Dean and Department Chairs

William A. Freeman Outstanding Faculty Award–Professor of the Year

This award recognizes one faculty member for outstanding performance in all areas.

The three most recent winners are ineligible.

Tomlinson & Bond Families Award of Excellence

This award recognizes one staff member of the College of Business who has shown excellence in all areas.

The three most recent winners are ineligible.

Rutherford Award

This award recognizes one MBA faculty member for excellence in teaching and service.

The three most recent winners are ineligible.

Ron and Barbara Shiffler Instructor Award

This award recognizes one full-time, non-tenure track faculty member who demonstrates outstanding teaching or research.

The three most recent winners are ineligible.

Department Awards

The following awards are designated for specific departments. These awards are determined by the chair or director. Unless specified, these awards are intended to recognize faculty for exceptional contributions in any, or all, areas of research, teaching and service. Nominations should be forwarded to the appropriate chair or director.

Accounting

Dabbs, Hickman, Hill and Cannon Accounting Scholar Award

Porter, Keadle, Moore, LLC Faculty Fellowship in Accounting

Olivia Suggs Flanagan Faculty Fellowship Award for Outstanding Teaching or Research

Michael W. Skinner School of Accountancy Award

Finance and Economics

J. Daniel Speight Bank Excellence Award

M. Albert Burke Faculty Award

Donald D. Howard Faculty Award

Marketing

Jane White Marketing Scholar Award

TJ Morris, Jr. Faculty Award

Management

Bank of America Faculty Award

Logistics & Supply Chain Management

B&W Fund for Faculty Enrichment Award

Information Systems

Charles R. Gibbs Faculty Award

Jean C. and David G. Spoolstra Faculty Award

 

2015 Faculty/Staff Award Winners

Last updated: 3/31/2016