Mo West Professor Elected Secretary Of Alpha Chi


A Missouri Western psychology professor has recently been elected to serve as secretary for a national honor society.

Missouri Western psychology professor Dr. Teddi Deka has been elected national secretary of the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. Alpha Chi is a national college honor society for college juniors, seniors and graduate students of all academic disciplines. The society was founded in 1922 to promote and encourage academic scholarship by recognizing high-achieving students.

Dr. Deka continues as an advisor to the Missouri Western Lambda chapter of Alpha Chi and as secretary of the Northern Plains region.

She has taught in Missouri Western’s psychology department since 1997, after receiving her bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees from the Ohio State University.