President’s Award for Excellence in Graduate and Professional School Teaching

The goal of this award is to recognize and reward full-time faculty who have sustained a compelling record of excellence in teaching and learning and an ongoing commitment to educational excellence in a graduate or professional school.  The recipient of this award will receive a check for $5,000 and a medal designed by Professor Emeritus Franklin Adams.

See below for more information about applying for this award.

President’s Recognition Certificates

A faculty member is recognized in each of the following categories: dissertation director, innovative use of technology in teaching and interdisciplinary teaching.

To apply:
Each dean designates a committee to select one candidate for the President’s Award and one candidate for each of the Recognition Certificate categories.  A letter of nomination, a complete curriculum vitae and the candidate’s statement about teaching and learning should be submitted in a standard three ring binder.

Deadline for nominations from each dean must be submitted to the provost’s office by March 15.

For more information, please contact the Office of Medical Education at


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