May

Bismarck-Mandan Chamber votes Voutsas Outstanding Teacher of the Year

Amy Magstadt, associate director of communications, (701) 483-2595 Amy.Magstadt@dickinsonstate.edu

The Business Education Partnership Committee of the Bismarck-Mandan Chamber of Commerce has named Kostas Voutsas, tenured Dickinson State University assistant professor of business, as the 2013 Outstanding Teacher of the Year for Higher Education. Voutsas is an author, corporate trainer and motivational speaker.

In 2003, Voutsas began teaching at DSU as an assistant professor of business. Four years ago, he began teaching at the DSU extended campus at Bismarck State College. During his time at DSU, Voutsas has received the TRiO Outstanding Teacher Award, a student-nominated award.He also has been the recipient of the DSU Distinguished Teacher of the Year award, Outstanding Teacher of the Year award and the Outstanding Presenter award.

In addition to his accolades, he is frequently asked to deliver keynote presentations at a number of human resource management conferences and professional human resource chapters.