Call for Nominations
2011 TLC Section Outstanding Research in Accounting Education Award

To encourage and recognize excellence in accounting education research, the Teaching Learning & Curriculum (TLC) Section seeks nominations (including self-nominations) for the 2011 TLC Research in Accounting Education Award. Any research article in the field of accounting education published in 2010 is eligible for the award. Nominations for cases and instructional resources published in refereed journals will also be considered and are encouraged. At least one of the authors of a nominated article must be a TLC member.

The TLC Awards Committee, appointed by the Chair of the Teaching and Curriculum Section, will evaluate nominated articles.  The award carries a plaque, letter of commendation, and monetary stipend and will be presented during the TLC Section’s business meeting in Denver in August 2011.

Nomination procedure
The nomination should include the full bibliographic citation for the article and a brief note to indicate why you believe the article should be selected for the 2011 Outstanding Research in Accounting Education Award.  Please direct any questions or inquiries to Thomas G. Calderon at tcalderon@uakron.edu or 330-972-6228. Nominations may be made by both members and non-members of the TLC Section. However, at least one of the nominated authors must be a TLC member.

Nominations will be accepted through April 30, 2011.

Send your nominations to Thomas G. Calderon, Chair, TLC Awards Committee at tcalderon@uakron.edu

Members of the Awards Committee are:

Thomas Calderon, The University of Akron (Chair)
Sandra Richtermeyer, Xavier University
Tim Rupert, Northeastern University
Gerald Weinstein, John Carol University


Call for Nominations
2011 TLC Section Hall of Honor Award

The purpose of the Teaching, Learning & Curriculum (TLC) Section’s Hall of Honor Award is to recognize a TLC member who has provided outstanding service to the section for an extended period of time. To be eligible, one must have been a TLC member for at least 8 years when nominated. The person must have a record of distinguished service as a TLC committee member and served as a Chair of at least one TLC committee as well as an officer or director.

The following information will be helpful to the Awards Committee when evaluating a nominee:

The Awards Committee will secure the nominee’s TLC service record. The award carries a plaque and monetary stipend and will be presented during the TLC Section’s business meeting in Denver in August 2011.

Nomination procedure
The nomination must be made by a TLC member. There is no standard nomination form. The written nomination should include a statement of support and any relevant documentation as to why the nominee deserves the award.

Nominations will be accepted through April 30, 2011.

Send your nominations to Thomas G. Calderon, Chair, TLC Awards Committee at tcalderon@uakron.edu.

Members of the Awards Committee are:

Thomas Calderon, The University of Akron (Chair)
Sandra Richtermeyer, Xavier University
Tim Rupert, Northeastern University
Gerald Weinstein, John Carol University