Dr. Lemon continues to distinguish herself in the classroom. The University of Tennessee College of Communication and Information has recognized Professor Lemon’s teaching strengths, honoring her with the 2015 Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award for Excellence in Teaching. Her high course evaluations reflect her commitment to student success and her passion for teaching.

Dr. Lemon currently teaches public relations courses, including public relations writing and public relations campaigns, and Masters and Ph.D. courses as an associate professor at The University of Alabama. Previously, she taught introductory and advanced public relations courses, plus public speaking courses as an instructor at the University of Colorado, Denver. While attending the University of Tennessee, she taught multiple sections of public relations writing, public relations professional development, and introduction to public relations.

Evidence of Excellence

“Dr. Lemon will be one of the most caring, most knowledgeable professors you have ever had. She is an exceptional teacher and worth paying attention to in class. Her assignments will not feel like a waste of time and they absolutely will be helpful as you move on to your next stage of life, whether that be an internship or a real job.”

~ University of Alabama student

“I like this class because I feel like I am FINALLY learning things that I will use in my actual career. I think the things we discuss are very relevant…I really enjoy Professor Lemon’s teaching style”

~ University of Tennessee student

“Professor Lemon presents the material with great clarity. She has a way of engaging students and making the learning experience very enjoyable and productive.”

~ University of Colorado Denver student