FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE---Elizabeth City State University congratulates its 2014 Departmental
Teachers of the Year:
Mr. Tommy Cox, a lecturer in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences,
Dr. Margaret Young, an associate professor in the Herman G. Cooke Department of Natural
Dr. Kimberly Fitchett-Bazemore, assistant professor, Department of Education and Psychology
Eligible faculty members must meet the following standards:
*Full time faculty members with at least five years of teaching experience at ECSU
*Must have demonstrated excellent or exceptional teaching ability over a sustained
period of time
*Must have taught at least 9 credit hours for the last three academic years
*Must not have received this award within last three years
At the university's recent Faculty/Staff Institute, the Departmental Teachers of the
Year, the 2014 recipient of Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Teaching, Dr.
Eyualem Abebe, and the runners up for that award, Dr. Krishna Kulkarni and Dr. Rebecca
Seaman, received awards for their outstanding contributions to higher education.
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