Spotlight on Faculty Awards 2017-2018

A standout characteristic of the Lamar University Counseling Programs is the dedicated and nationally acclaimed faculty. In 2017, Lamar University’s counseling faculty were acknowledged for their leadership in the field through teaching, research, and service.

The Association for Counselor Education and Supervision 2017

Dr. Wendy Greenidge, 2017 Outstanding Teaching Award

In teaching, Dr. Wendy Greenidge was selected amongst candidates who are counselor educators across universities in the US for the honor of Outstanding Teaching. Her leadership for strong relationships and mentoring were among the many characteristics that represent her dedication to teaching. 

Dr. Robert Carlisle, 2017 Outstanding Article of the Year

In research, Dr. Robert Carlisle and colleagues were selected amongst candidates who are counselor educators across universities in the US for the distinction of Outstanding Article of the Year in Counseling Education and Supervision.  This article has been widely read to influence the important factors of technology in counseling education and supervision.

Article Title:
Carlisle, R. M., Hays, D. G., Pribesh, S. L., & Wood, C. T. (2017). Educational Technology and Distance Supervision in Counselor Education. Counselor Education and Supervision, 56(1), 33-49.  doe: 10.1002/ceas12058 

The American Counseling Association 2017

Dr. Brande Flamez, 2017 Dr. Judy Lewis Counselors for Social Justice Award

In service, Dr. Brande Flamez was selected amongst candidates across the country who are counselors and/or counselor educators in honor of her global work toward social justice. 

Lamar University 2018 

Dr. Mohammad Hamza, The Lamar University Distinguished Faculty Research/Creative Activity Fellowship 2018

Dr. Mohammad Hamza was selected for the honor of becoming LU’s 2018 Distinguished Faculty Research/Creative Activity Fellow for his outstanding performance in research on the community and global levels across his academic career.