Miserandino Wins National Teaching Excellence Award

By Purnell T. Cropper | May 7, 2010

Dr. Marianne Miserandino, Associate Professor of Psychology, is the 2010 winner of the Robert S. Daniel Teaching Excellence Award from the American Psychological Association’s Society for the Teaching of Psychology. This is a national, professional award that the APA gives for teaching, mentoring, and scholarship related to the teaching of psychology.

Miserandino will attend the APA convention Aug. 12 to 14 in San Diego to accept the award. Criteria for this prestigious award are based on “(a) effective teaching; (b) mentoring student professional development; (c) advancing teaching and learning through scholarship; (d) advancing teaching and learning through service; and (e) training high school, community college, or college/university teachers.”

“It is delightful to note that the Society for the Teaching of Psychology agrees with what we have known for a long time that the very best works and walks among us. Thanks, Marianne, for making Arcadia proud!” says Dr. Steve O. Michael, Provost and Academic Vice President.