Region IV-East Robert H. Shaffer Award for Academic Excellence as a Graduate Faculty Member

Region IV-E Faculty
Award Type: regional

This award is presented to a faculty member in a college personnel professional preparation program at a college or university within Region IV-East.

Winners will be notified in October and the presentation of the awards will take place at the Region IV-East Conference in November in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  Award winners should make every attempt to attend the Region IV-East Conference. 

In addition to the regional recognition that accompanies this award, the recipient will also be considered for the National NASPA Robert H. Shaffer Award for Academic Excellence as a Graduate Faculty Member. 


AWARD CRITERIA:

Below are the criteria that the Selections and Awards Committee of the NASPA Board of Directors will use to evaluate the nominees. Bolded bullets are required, while non-bolded bullets are preferred.

  • Responsibility for teaching graduate or professional school students who generally pursue careers in higher education administration and student affairs
  • Consistent and excellent mentorship of graduate students, several of whom have moved into responsible positions in higher education or student affairs
  • Solid record of scholarly achievement in appropriate journals and publications
  • Active individual NASPA membership
  • Be a member within NASPA Region IVE. 
  • Significant contributions to professional associations
  • Served on doctoral committees
  • Tenured, full-time, faculty member

Presented By

Region IV-E