The Faculty Excellence Award recognizes one outstanding Walden faculty member from each college. The recipients exemplify the university’s core values of quality, integrity, and student-centeredness. These faculty members demonstrate a strong commitment and dedication to serving the university, their communities, and their professions. Faculty members may be nominated by current students, other faculty members, or alumni and must have been with Walden University for at least 2 years at the time of receiving the award.

Criteria

The Walden faculty member must demonstrate:

  • Mentoring and teaching excellence
  • Service to the university
  • Service to the community and organizations
  • Scholarly contribution to her or his discipline

Previous Recipients

2016

Winter

  • Ambronita Douzart
  • Cheryl Lentz
  • Michelle Burcin
  • Anne Hacker
  • Ronald Paige

2015

Summer

  • Phyllis Morgan
  • Patricia Fusch
  • Sandra Rasmussen
  • Tanaz Arteaga
  • Cheri Toledo

Winter

  • Peter Anthony
  • Barbara Benoliel
  • Michelle Brown
  • Kristen Bundesen
  • Michael Schwab

2014:

Summer

  • Chris Gilmer
  • Anne Fetter
  • Christine Frazer
  • Sandra Kolberg
  • Mitchell Olson

Winter

2013:

Summer

Winter

2012:

Summer

Winter

2011:

Summer

Winter

2010:

Summer

  • Dr. Edward Garten *
  • Dr. Jean Gordon *
  • Dr. Rhonda Neswald-Potter*
  • Dr. Mary Tilbury *

Winter

  • Dr. Peter Hoffman-Kipp**
  • Dr. Stacee Reicherzer**

2009:

Summer

  • Dr. Tracy Marsh *
  • Dr. Shana Morrell *
  • Dr. Terry O’Banion *
  • Lisa Ward *

Winter

  • Dr. Tracy Marsh **
  • Dr. Robyn Williams **

2008:

Summer

  • Dr. Christina M. Dawson *
  • Dr. Carol S. Kleinman *
  • Dr. Steven Little *

Winter

  • Dr. Stephanie J.W. Ford **
  • Dr. Regina Galer-Unti **

2007:

  • Dr. Bethe Hagens *
  • Dr. Rebecca Jobe *
  • Dr. MaryFriend Shepard *

2006:

  • Dr. Stephanie Cawthon *
  • Dr. Mark Gordon *
  • Dr. Linda Crawford *
  • Dr. Elizabeth Hirst *

2005:

  • No award presented

2004:

  • Dr. Lilburn Hoehn

Note: Prior to summer 2013, the winners were recipients of one of the awards formerly named the Extraordinary Faculty Award* or the Presidential Award for Faculty Excellence.**

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