Faculty Awards and Recognition

Faculty Awards and Recognition

Texas A&M International University Office of Instructional Technology and Distance Education Services is committed to recognizing faculty who have excelled in integrating technology within their courses.  The Distance Education Advisory Committee (DEAC) is instrumental in the selection of the Distance Teacher of the Year Award.

Instructional Technology Excellence Award

The Instructional Technology Excellence Award (formerly the Distance Educator of the Year Award) is presented to a faculty member who has exemplified the use of technology in their teaching. The award recipient is chosen from a group of nominees by the DEAC using the following criteria:

  • Integrates the use of technology in the teaching and learning process
  • Use of technology in creative and effective ways to facilitate student learning
  • Implements student-focused, learning-oriented innovations, and/or project-based learning activities using technology
  • Inspires and works collaboratively with others
  • Addresses the various types of learners including those with disabilities
  • Seamlessly integrates TAMIU’s Learning Management System (LMS) to support his/her teaching to actively engage students
  • Actively pursues avenues for personal continuous improvement to facilitate the uses of technology

2014 Recipient

Dr. Ronald Anderson
Associate Professor
College of Education

Dr. Anderson Receives Award

From Left to Right: Dr. Patricia Abrego, Dr. Pablo Arenaz, Dr. Ronald Anderson, Dr. Ray Keck, Dr. Leebrian Gaskins

Previous Recipients

Dr. Kelly Frailing
2013

Dr. Kelly Frailing

Assistant Professor
College of Arts and Science

Dr. Frances P. Bernat
2012

Dr. Frances P. Bernat

Professor/Chair
College of Arts and Science

Dr. Rose Saldivar 2011 Award Recipient
2011

Ms. Rose Saldivar

Assistant Professor
Dr. F.M. Canseco School of Nursing

Dr. Kimber Palmer
2010

Dr. Kimber J. Palmer

Instructor/Director of AACSB Assessment
A. R. Sanchez, Jr. School of Business

Dr. Arturo Limon Distance Educator of the Year 2009
2009

Dr. Arturo Limon

Assistant Professor
College of Education

2008 Award Winner Dr. Whitney Bischoff
2008

Dr. Whitney R. Bischoff

Associate Professor
Dr. F.M. Canseco School of Nursing

Dr. Judith Warner 2007 Distance Educator of the Year Award Winner
2007

Dr. Judith A. Warner

Professor
College of Arts and Science

Dr Dean Champion Distance of the Year Award Winner
2006

Dr. Dean J. Champion

Professor
College of Arts and Science

Dr. Anderson
2005

Dr. Ronald Anderson

Associate Professor/Chair
College of Education

Dr. Lem Railsback 2004 Distance Educator of the Year Award Winner
2004

Dr. Lem Londos Railsback

Professor
College of Education


Instructional Technology & Distance Education Services
Office of Information Technology

Killam Library 259
Phone: 956.326.2792
Fax: 956.326.2299
E-mail: elearning@tamiu.edu

5201 University Boulevard, Laredo, TX 78041-1900 Work956.326.2100