Criteria for Selection - Lifetime Excellence in Education Award
Depth, scope, and quality of contributions in each of the following:

  1. Exceptional teaching effectiveness in the academic setting.

  2. Distinct expertise in the specialty of sports physical therapy and commitment as a mentor or role model within the area.

  3. Utilization of talents in a wide variety of publications.

  4. Academic preparation for faculty position as evidenced by degree and/or specialty certification.

  5. Service to the AASPT through volunteerism by serving in a wide variety of roles (elected and appointed).

  6. Participation in activities that foster and promote the practice of sports physical therapy, including clinical practice.

  7. Demonstrated excellence in teaching and mentorship of entry-level and post-professional students.