Chapter 2

Section B. Merit Pay Guidelines

WHEREAS, creating and sustaining an environment of lifelong learning is the primary mission of the academy of scholars at Southeast Missouri State University and,

WHEREAS, such an environment exists where excellence in teaching is defined by discipline standards for the integration of scholarship and service with teaching and learning:

BE IT RESOLVED that the intent of these guidelines is to establish the principles upon which a yearly appraisal system can be created by departments for the purpose of rewarding faculty who maintain high standards of teaching excellence as defined by the Teacher-Scholar model.