Amani Elobeid, adjunct assistant professor, received the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences' Excellence in Teaching by Lecturers and Adjunct Faculty Award.
Elobeid teaches large lecture format classes in introductory macroeconomics, introductory microeconomics and introduction to agricultural markets.
Elobeid constantly adapts her teaching methods to incorporate new technologies, identify student needs and encourage students. She developed a new online introductory economics class based on the latest learning concepts and designed and led study abroad classes to the United Arab Emirates. Her teaching methods consistently get positive reviews and evaluations from her students.
The ISU CALS award ceremony was rescheduled due to COVID-19. Faculty and staff will be honored at the college’s fall convocation on Sept. 17 at 4:10 p.m. in the Memorial Union Campanile Room. A wine and cheese reception will follow the program. More information on this year’s award winners is available online.