Shawn Jones Wins Distinguished Teaching Award
For release: March 4, 2013
Dr. Shawn Jones, Assistant Professor in the Department of Marketing and Supply Chain
Management, has been selected as a recipient of 2013’s Distinguished Teaching Award.
He will receive this honor at the faculty convocation in April. This University-wide
honor is only bestowed on four professors each year. The award is funded and sponsored
by the University of Memphis Alumni Association.
Alumni Association Distinguished Teaching Awards recognize professors based on the
high quality of their teaching. It is a highly selective process that involves student,
faculty and alumni involvement and recommendations.
“This is a tremendous honor for Dr. Jones and our department,” said Dr. Marla Royne
Stafford, Chair of the Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management. “Dr. Jones’s
commitment to his students is extremely laudable. Dr. Jones has also been instrumental
in building the Supply Chain Management Student Association.”
Dr. Jones is also a previous winner of the MSCM Outstanding Teacher Award.