Alumni Professorship | AUM

Alumni Professorship

The Alumni Association sponsors an Alumni Professorship to recognize outstanding Auburn University at Montgomery faculty who best exemplify excellence in teaching, research, scholarly and creative accomplishments and service. Current AUM faculty members who have at least 10 years of full-time service at AUM are eligible for this honor. Alumni Professorship recipients will serve a three-year, non-renewable term and receive an annual salary supplement of $2,500.


Alumni Professorship Winners:

2016-2019  Dr. Benedict Okeke
2013-2016  Dr. Eric J. Sterling
2009-2012  Dr. Michele Olson
2006-2009  Dr. Alan Gribben
2003-2006 Dr. Tom Vocino
2000-2003 Dr. Anne Permaloff
1997-2000 Dr. Robert C. Evans
1995-1997  Dr. John D. Fair

Alumni Professorship Nominations - 2019-2022

Five letters of nomination must be submitted or postmarked no later than August 30, 2019. Nomination letters must be from the following: the nominee's dean, department head, current student, former student, and a colleague. No letters from family members will be accepted. Nomination letters should be no more than two pages in length, and should cite examples of teaching, research and service excellence, work outside the classroom that benefits students and the community, examples of support of the work of colleagues, examples of public recognitions that positively reflect upon AUM. A vita may be attached, if available.

Send nomination letters to: Awards Committee, Auburn University at Montgomery Alumni Association, P.O. Box 244023, Montgomery, AL 36124-4023, or email them to Questions? Call or email 244-3369 or