Dr. Chris Moos, professor of international business, is the recipient of the 2020 Missouri Governor’s Award for Excellence in Education.

The annual award is presented to an outstanding faculty member from each of the state’s participating colleges and universities. Criteria include effective teaching and advising, service to the university community, commitment to high standards of excellence, and success in nurturing student achievement.

Moos, who joined Missouri Southern’s faculty in 2003, has taught courses such as

international management and marketing, global supply chain management, international finance and strategicmanagement. In 2016, he served as the interim dean of the College of Business.

“Dr. Moos represents a shining example of higher education faculty excellence,” says Dr. Jeffrey Zimmerman, dean of the College of Business. “His passion for teaching and commitment to student success is visible on a daily basis. He’s an energetic, enthusiastic and effective teacher and mentor for his students.”