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Lincoln Memorial University is dedicated to providing University faculty and academic support professionals with programs and resources that encourage excellence in teaching while promoting life-long learning.

The purpose of the Faculty Development Program is to enhance the quality of the faculty of Lincoln Memorial University by providing incentive, encouragement, and resources to individual graduate and undergraduate faculty for professional development.

For any questions or to schedule a one-on-one or group training on a topic, contact Erika Eschberger at erika.eschberger@lmunet.edu or 423.869.6268

Faculty Professional Development Forms

Request For Faculty Professional Development Funds

Faculty Development Fund Report

Faculty Awards

HOUSTON AWARD

The Houston Award is a monetary reward and public recognition for exemplary professional teaching achievement accomplished during employment at LMU, to be presented during Spring Commencement activities. Full-time faculty members with a minimum of three years of teaching experience at LMU are eligible to receive the Houston Award. Recipients will receive $1,000, a Houston Award for Excellence in Teaching medallion, and a plaque.

LINCOLN AWARD

The Lincoln Award is a monetary reward and public recognition for outstanding scholarship and professional achievement, accomplished during employment at LMU, to be presented during Spring Commencement activities. Full-time faculty members with a minimum of three years of teaching experience at LMU are eligible to receive the Lincoln Award. Recipients will receive $1,000, a Lincoln Award for Outstanding Scholarship and Professional Achievement medallion, and a plaque.

For more information, procedures, and nomination forms related to the Houston and Lincoln Awards, please click here


LMU Houston Award Recipients
Year
Dr. Quinton Wacks
1991
Dr. Dan DeBord
1992
Dr. Kathleen Ferris
1993
Dr. David M. McDonald
1994
Rick Bryant
1995
Dr. Bill M. Doom
1996
Betty DeBord
1997
Dr. Joyce Mears
1998
Dr. Hunter Hensley
1999
Dr. Noble Jobe
1999
Dr. Fred Bedelle
2000
Dr. Randy Evans
2000
Dr. Judy Arnold
2001
Pat Ramsay
2001
Dr. Connie England
2002
Dr. Gary Dutton
2003
Dr. Elizabeth Lamont
2003
Dr. Helen Cole
2004
Dr. David Wetzel
2004
Dr. John E. Copeland
2005
Dr. Aggy Vanderpool
2006
No Award
2007
Dr. Jerry Cole
2008
Dr. Gordon Irwin
2009
Dr. Howard S. Teitelbaum
2010
Dr. Charles M. Hubbard
2011
Dr. Michael P. Seaman
2012
Elissa Graff
2013

 

LMU Lincoln Award Recipients
Year
Dr. Earl Hess
1991
Dr. Earl Hess
1993
Dr. Kathleen Ferris
1995
Dr. Sylvia Lynch
1996
Dr. Earl Hess
1997
Dr. Charles Hubbard
1998
Dr. Earl Hess
2002
Connie Wright
2003
Dr. Michael Wieting
2010
Dr. Rebecca Brackmann
2013
Dr. Jacques Debrot   2015

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