IIE's lean division offers a number of awards to recognize the contribution of individuals to advancing the knowledge and practice of lean concepts. The lean division's teaching award is given out annually to honor the services of a person/group of people who have developed curriculum and disseminated courses in the subject area. The lean division now invites nominations for the 6th Lean Teaching Award. The 2013 award will be presented at the IIE Annual Conference & Expo in San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 18-22, 2013.
Evaluation Criteria:The following criteria will be used by the judges in evaluating the applications submitted. Applicants are encouraged to provide supporting documentation to demonstrate their contributions in these areas.
Nominations may be made by a faculty colleague or a student who has taken the course from the candidate. The nomination package must consist of the following:
All supporting documents in the nomination package should be submitted in PDF format only. For large documentations, the submission can be made on a CD or via other means such as FTP access or www.yousendit.com.
Deadline for nomination is Jan. 25, 2013. Please e-mail the entire package to Fazleena Badurdeen, email@example.com, assistant professor of mechanical engineering, University of Kentucky.