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Superior Teaching Award

Nominations are now closed.
Please check back for the 2016-2017 nomination form that will be available January 2017.


The Superior Teaching Award Committee solicits your nomination of a gifted teacher who has helped make your experience at the University meaningful. Your nominee must have a career line or tenure track position in any one of the College's seven departments (Anthropology, Economics, Family & Consumer Studies, Geography, Political Science, Psychology or Sociology), or one of the other programs within the college. In your supporting statement, please address the criteria that will guide the Award Committee's selection. Specifically, explain how the teacher demonstrates the following:

    • An ability to inspire students toward a love of learning
    • Concern for and a sincere interest in students
    • Mastery of the subject matter
    • Rigorous demands for student thought
    • Creative teaching skills and an ability to impart the subject matter successfully
    • A lasting impact on students


Last Updated: 3/9/17