Dr. Eichinger named Murphy Award winner
David Eichinger, associate professor of Curriculum and Instruction and Biological Sciences, has been named a recipient of the 2014 Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Awards in Memory of Charles B. Murphy. Eichinger was surprised with the news on Tuesday (March 25).
The University's highest undergraduate teaching honor, the Murphy Award is accompanied by a $10,000 cash award and induction into Purdue's Teaching Academy, which provides leadership for the improvement of undergraduate, graduate and outreach teaching. Murphy was a history professor at Purdue from 1927 to 1970.
Article originally published in Purdue Today March 26, 2014.