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Academic Affairs / Provost

Administration 203
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660-543-4116



past award winners

University Excellence in Teaching Award

 The University Excellence in Teaching Award will be presented to an outstanding faculty member from each participating higher education institution. The following will be considered:

Byler Distinguished

Faculty Award

 

 The Byler Distinguished Faculty Award is considered the highest recognition the university bestows on a professor.

       Criteria are teaching, scholarly and/or creative activity, and professionally related service.

       Activities should reflect a tenure track full professor’s sustained excellence in these areas.

       Evidence of teaching excellence and professional development throughout the career.

 

 

 

 

                            A call for nominations will be distributed each spring for the Byler Award. Nominees will be asked to
                           electronically submit documentation for consideration.

 

 

The Faculty Senate Faculty Award Committee selects the recipients of UCM faculty awards.

Questions related to faculty awards should be directed to the Chair of the Faculty Senate Faculty Award Committee.

 

Recent Recipients of the University Excellence in Teaching Award (formerly the Governor’s Award)

 

2017 pending 2011 Dr. James Staab
2016 Dr. Matt Thomas

2010

Dr. Janice Putnam

2015

Dr. Ken Bias

2009

Dr. Sharlene Bax

2014

Dr. Dawna Butterfield

2008

Dr. Renee Cole

2013

Dr. Scott Lubaroff

2007

Dr. Kathleen Desmond

2012

Dr. Dane Miller

2006

Dr. Frances Reddington

 

Recent Recipients of the Byler Award

 

    2012 Dr. Mick Luehrman
2017 Dr. Dan Crews 2011 Dr. Rhonda McKee
2016 Dr. Jo Lynne Koehn 2010 Dr. David Kreiner
2015 Dr. Pat Antrim 2009 Dr. Eric Honour
2014 Dr. James Staab 2008 Mr. Kevin Prufer
2013 Dr. Richard Herman 2007 Dr. Joseph Ryan