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Faculty Awards

Faculty are at the heart of the McKendree University educational experience. We value excellent teaching and commitment to serving students. Each year, McKendree University recognizes several of our most outstanding faculty.


The Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award

(presented in November)


2018 - Brain Frederking


The United Methodist Exemplary Teaching Award

(presented at Honors Convocation)


2017-2018 - Terese Kasson


The William Norman Grandy Teaching Award

(presented at Commencement)


2017-2018 -
Dr. Nichole DeWall


The MLK Humanitarian Award

(presented at MLK Service)


2017-2018 -
Jennifer Miller, Ed.S.


Associate (Part-Time) Faculty Teaching Awards

(presented at Honors Convocation)


2017-2018 - Undergraduate Teaching - Scott Neill

2017-2018 - Graduate Teaching - Dr. Marleis Trover


Outstanding Faculty of the Year Awards

(presented at Commencement, Kentucky Campus)


2017-2018 - Dr. Millard Dunn