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Pharmacy School Professor Recognized by TTUHSC Chancellor's Council
Dr. Jon Weidanz, an associate professor at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences
Center School of Pharmacy in Abilene, was one of four faculty members from the Texas
Tech University System to receive the Chancellor's Council Distinguished Teaching
and Research Awards for 2007.
"These individuals are examples of the incredibly high quality of the faculty at both
universities," said Kent Hance, chancellor of the Texas Tech University System. "They
are among the many reasons our students receive an outstanding education. I am greatly
impressed with the impact they make on our students and in their individual fields
This is the seventh year for the Chancellor's Council to present the awards. Honorees
receive a plaque and a $10,000 cash award. The Chancellor's Council raises funds for
student scholarships, faculty recruitment and support and other programs.
Weidanz has been with TTUHSC-SOP since 2000. He has received an SOP Teacher of the
Year Award four times and was awarded the 2007 TTUHSC President's Excellence in Teaching