Anthropology professor in Potsdam named outstanding teacher
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 - 12:45 pm

POTSDAM -- Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Anthropology Camille Frazier has received the Outstanding New Teacher Award for 2020.

Established by the University Committee on Improvement in Teaching in 1991, the award recognizes an outstanding teacher within his or her first four years at the university. Criteria for selection include excellence in the classroom, capacity to motivate and challenge students and creativity in teaching methods and curriculum development.

The award nomination of Frazier noted that she had "demonstrated an outstanding ability as a teacher since starting, teaching both undergraduate and graduate students" and that "student comments make it clear that her approach and presence in the classroom is both effective and engaging."