Three members of the Arkansas Tech University faculty have been recognized for their contributions to the campus community with a 2019 Faculty Award of Excellence.
Dr. Emily Hoffman, associate professor of English, is the 2019 Arkansas Tech Faculty Award of Excellence winner in the teaching category.
Dr. David Eshelman, professor of communication, won the 2019 Arkansas Tech Faculty Award of Excellence in the scholarship and creative activity category.
Dr. Robin Lasey, associate professor of chemistry, received the 2019 Arkansas Tech Faculty Award of Excellence in the service category.
The Arkansas Tech Faculty Awards of Excellence were founded in 1996. To be eligible, a faculty member must be tenured and hold the current rank of associate professor or professor.
The 2019 recipients were announced during spring commencement ceremonies at Arkansas Tech.
Hoffman has served on the Arkansas Tech faculty since 2010. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Master of Arts degree from the University of Kansas. She earned her Doctor of Philosophy degree from Oklahoma State University.
Eshelman joined the Arkansas Tech faculty in 2006. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree at Case Western Reserve University and his Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Texas. His Doctor of Philosophy degree was obtained at the University of Missouri.
Lasey became an Arkansas Tech faculty member in 2004. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Missouri University of Science and Technology and her Doctor of Philosophy degree from Bowling Green State University.