Nominations for the 2000 American
Accounting Association Outstanding Accounting Educator Award(s)
must be submitted before June 1, 1999. Any person or group
may make nominations.
The winner(s) will be announced in
Accounting Education News and presented with a plaque,
citation and $5,000 at the 2000 Annual Meeting. This award is
funded by PricewaterhouseCoopers. An additional $5,000 will be
donated, by PricewaterhouseCoopers, to the AAA in the winner's
name. The award winner will determine how the AAA will use the
The general criteria, as adopted
in 1972, when the Outstanding Accounting Educator Award was
Contributions to accounting
education from scholarly endeavors in research and teaching over a
sustained period of time through (1) publications, (2) educational
innovation, (3) research guidance to graduate students, (4)
excellence in teaching and (5) significant involvement in
professional and academic societies and activities.
A nominee need not excel in each
of the general criteria areas.
No members of the Executive
Committee or nominee for office shall be eligible to receive the
Outstanding Accounting Educator Award while a member of the
Executive Committee or while a nominee for office.
As a matter of policy, members of
the Executive Committee and nominees for office will abstain from
writing letters of endorsement supporting individuals for the
Outstanding Accounting Educator Award.
The following nominating
procedures must be followed:
- Identify the nominee clearly
and give the nominees current address, if possible.
- Prepare a brief statement
describing how the nominee has met the general criteria.
- Submit the nomination and
accompanying statement to the Outstanding Accounting Educator
Award Com- mittee, American Accounting Association, 5717 Bessie
Drive, Sarasota, FL 34233-2399.
Those submitting nominations are
encouraged to submit an up-to-date vita or other appropriate means
of documenting the nominees accomplishments. Nominators are
encouraged to present only selected, limited evidence gathered
from students, alumni, colleagues and professional organizations.
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