Missouri State University

Missouri State University Foundation Awards for Excellence in Teaching, Research, and Service

Foundation Awards Nominations Now Being Accepted

The Missouri State University Foundation Awards for Excellence in Teaching, Research, and Service are intended to provide incentives for continued performance to a select number of full-time faculty who evidence significant accomplishments in teaching, research and/or creative activities, and service. The awards are funded by the MSU Foundation. 

The awards are presented annually to faculty at the All-Faculty Recognition Reception held in May of each year. Six awards are presented and each recipient will receive a $3,600 award funded by the Missouri State University Foundation.

Nominations for 2013–2014 will begin in fall 2013. Submit your nomination via the online form. The initial intent to apply or nomination form is due to the Provost Office by Friday, December 13, 2013. Please see the 2013–14 Guidelines for additional information. Faculty members do not need to be nominated to submit application material.

Please note: Print out and complete the Portfolio Application Form. This form will be placed in the front of your packet.


2013 Foundation Awards for Teaching, Research and Service

Foundation Awards in Teaching, Research and Service were presented to six Missouri State faculty members at the All-Faculty Recognition Reception that was held on Monday, May 6, 2013. Each recipient of these awards recognizing excellence in the areas of teaching, research and/or creative activities, and service received an monetary reward of $3,600 funded by the Missouri State University Foundation.

Click on the links below to find out more about this year's award recipients. View past winners.

Foundation Awards for Teaching

Denise CunninghamDr. Denise Cunningham

College of Education
Childhood Education and Family Studies

Michael A. MurrayDr. Michael A. Murray

College of Arts and Letters
Music

Foundation Awards for Research

Sheryl BrahnamDr. S. Berlin Brahnam

College of Business
Computer Information Systems

Kevin MickusDr. Kevin Mickus

College of Natural and Applied Sciences
Geography, Geology and Planning

Foundation Awards for Service

Carmen BoydDr. Carmen Boyd

College of Health and Human Services
Biomedical Sciences

Doug GouzieDr. Doug Gouzie

College of Natural and Applied Sciences
Geography, Geology and Planning