What's the best thing about working at East Tennessee State University? Our people-students, faculty and staff! Our quality reputation! Our beautiful campus! Our emphasis on caring for the needs of every member of the ETSU family! ETSU is a student-centered community of learning that employs more than 2,000 faculty and staff. Our personnel are a constant source of enthusiastic service that makes us a leader in regional universities.
Angela has made a very positive impact on my life and career since I started at ETSU. She is always upbeat and positive every day when she comes to work. She goes above and beyond for her Arts and Sciences students and helps them in every way possible with the application process. Angela actively supports many ETSU athletics, including football and basketball. Her children also attend ETSU and she is a very proud ETSU mom! I believe that Angela promotes a positive image of ETSU and the Graduate School both at work and outside of the office. She is an asset to our department, the school, and the community. -Sierra Maxwell
To view past featured employees, visit the Featured Employee Archive.
The Office of Human Resources requests your assistance in recognizing our outstanding ETSU employees (faculty and staff). Each month on the homepage of the Human Resources web site we feature an employee or group of employees who have displayed outstanding service to the university and/or our surrounding community. These are our employees who probably would not receive local media attention but deserve acclaim for the good work they perform.
To nominate an employee or work group, please complete the Employee Recognition Program Form. Also write a short narrative describing how the nominee(s) demonstrate one or more of the following nomination criteria:
Performed a noteworthy single act
A human interest story
Job performance above and beyond the call of duty
Exhibits a positive attitude and image of the university
Outstanding support or attendance of university programs and events
Outstanding service through involvement in civic organizations and/or through volunteerism
Open, you tell us their story
If you would like, you may also include an interesting personal story or information that would enhance the employees recognition
Please return the
Employee Recognition Program Form with approval signatures through campus mail to the Office of Human Resource, Box 70564. Include a picture if available, or we will schedule a photo shoot. Following receipt of a signed form, the web posting will be scheduled and a courtesy copy of the nomination form will be forwarded to the employee and placed in the employee’s official personnel folder.
Permission for East Tennessee State University’s Office of Human Resources, to prepare a release and use this information on the Human Resources departmental website and the external Jobs Web Site is required. The Office of Human Resources reserves the right to edit, publish, or not publish any submissions to the Employee Recognition Program.