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Lyle McKinney Recipient of Two Prestigious Awards

Lyle McKinneyDepartment of Educational Leadership & Policy Studies (DELPS) professor Lyle McKinney has recently been honored with two awards.

Barbara K. Townsend Emerging Scholar Award

McKinney received the Barbara K. Townsend Emerging Scholar Award from the Council for the Study of Community Colleges (CSCC).  This award recognizes a new scholar for outstanding theoretical and/or applied research that contributes to the professional body of knowledge about community college; demonstrated excellence in teaching, advising and/or mentoring; and, integration of knowledge to teaching and service.  Read more . . .

Assistant Professor Excellence Speaker Series (APeX)

McKinney has also been selected to represent the research and creative activity of rising faculty at the University of Houston during the 2015-2016 Assistant Professor Excellence Speaker Series (APeX). APeX will showcase McKinney’s research as an example of some of the best scholarship being performed by assistant professors on campus.  Read more. . .