WARRENSBURG — Dan Jensen is the University of Central Missouri’s 2020 recipient of the Missouri Governor’s Award for Excellence in Education.
The Governor’s Award is an annual recognition initiative established by the Missouri Coordinating Board for Higher Education.
In recognizing honorees, the awards program considers criteria such as effective teaching, effective advising, innovative course design and delivery, service to the university community, commitment to high standards of excellence and success in nurturing student achievement.
Jensen is an associate professor of management in UCM’s Harmon College of Business and Professional Studies where he coordinates the Entrepreneurship and Social Enterprise Program and was recently named MBA Director.
He joins award recipients selected from each of Missouri’s public higher education institutions.
The award selection at UCM was based on