Nominations for faculty and staff awards to be presented next spring are now being accepted through the Academic Senate. The list of awards includes the following:
- Outstanding Professor Award
- Nicholas Perkins Hardeman Academic Leadership Award
- Distinguished Faulty Teaching Award
- Distinguished Faculty Scholarly and Creative Achievement Award
Nominations for these awards can be submitted by university faculty, staff, administrators, students, and alumni/ae by sending a letter of nomination addressed to the University Awards Committee, with a brief rationale for the nomination, to the Academic Senate office. Letters of nomination are due no later than the close of business on Tuesday, Nov. 15.
The Academic Senate office will notify the nominees of their nomination and provide them with the procedure for application and the criteria for the award. The criteria and deadlines for each award are outlined in University Policy Statement 03-08 and are posted on the Academic Senate Web site. The recipients of the awards will be selected by the University Awards Committee.
The policy lists eligibility and evaluation criteria for the awards listed above. The Distinguished Faculty Teaching Award and the Distinguished Faculty Scholarly and Creative Achievement Award are ranked by a college awards committee before coming to the University Awards Committee.
For more information, contact the Academic Senate office at 562/985-4149, visit its Web site or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.