Distinguished Faculty Awards

Award For Faculty ServiceUniversity Award for Distinguished Service and Leadership

The University Award for Distinguished Faculty Service and Leadership is the highest accolade honoring a faculty member whose work has improved the University or the wider community through professional service. Nominations should include examples and details to support the nomination. Nominators are encouraged to solicit an updated CV from the nominee in order to provide explicit, up-to-date examples illustrating how the faculty member has improved the University or the wider community and may include, where applicable:

  • Leadership in the governance of the University, in an academic department or program, in the faculty and its Senate, college, or ad hoc committees, or in other University positions.
  • Leadership and service in professional or public organizations, boards, or commissions related to the faculty member's academic field(s) or assignments.
  • Specific projects and initiatives that have enhanced the quality of the University's programs and advanced its goals.
  • Public service that enhances the reputation of the University.
  • Service and leadership that reflects and enhances the mission of the University.

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