Awards, Ballots, and Elections

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Each year several awards are given to faculty members who have distinguished themselves by their contributions to the University. The awards are:

  • Teaching Award - The Teaching Award allows individuals to be nominated for Outstanding Faculty Mentor Teaching Award, Faculty Award for Innovative Teaching Award, Pohlhaus-Stracciolini Award for Teaching Excellence, or the Junior Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching.
  • Facultas Award - The Facultas Award is presented once each year (in December) by the Faculty Congress, on behalf of the faculty as a whole. Prior to 2015 - 2016, this award was presented twice per year (one award in Fall and one award in Spring). The award should go to staff from a variety of areas to recognize t heir diverse contributions to the university community.
  • Board of Trustees Faculty Nomination