Kennesaw State professor named Georgia College Science Teacher of the Year
In an award ceremony held Feb. 8 at the Georgia Science Teachers' Association conference in…
Georgia (Feb 9, 2001) — Kennesaw State professor named Georgia College Science Teacher of the Year
In an award ceremony held Feb. 8 at the Georgia Science Teachers' Association conference
in Macon‚ Gail B. Schiffer‚ professor of biology at Kennesaw State University‚ was
named Georgia College Science Teacher of the Year.
KSU colleagues Pamela Rhyne and Dorothy Don Davis nominated Schiffer for her work as the first general education science coordinator. In that role‚ Schiffer has guided the implementation and development of the only sequence of science classes specifically designed for non−science majors at Kennesaw State.
A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.