Teaching Excellence Award

Recognizes and rewards excellence among full-time faculty members for course planning and preparation; curriculum development; and innovative teaching, advising, and mentoring.

Application or Nomination Due: October

Date of Notification: March

Application or Nomination Criteria
Nominations from students, faculty members, or administrators are welcome. Please write 2-3 paragraphs explaining why you believe this person should be considered for a teaching award.

Evaluation Criteria
• Evidence of growth and development as an educator
• Evidence of student and learner engagement
• Evidence of assessment of student learning and achievement
• Evidence of teaching effectiveness and impact

Composition of Review Team
The review team is composed of prior Teaching Excellence Award winners from across academic units.

For more information, please contact the Center for Teaching and Faculty Excellence at ctfe@gmu.edu or 703-993-8652.