University Excellence Awards

The Faculty Senate's Awards, Bylaws and Elections (ABE) Committee together with the Center for Faculty Excellence have streamlined the nomination process for the University's Faculty and Librarian Excellence Awards. After the nomination deadline has passed, the Faculty Senate ABE Committee will read all nominations for the purpose of making recommendations to the Office of the Provost.


2016 Excellence Award Recipients


 

Finalist Portfolio

The finialist portfolio may be submitted either electronically (faculty.senate@tamucc.edu) or in hardcopy form to Ms. Sara Chapa at the Center for Faculty Excellence, CCH 115D.


Excellence in Creative Activity

Honors superior creative activities and provides models of excellence for fellow faculty. Creative contributions include, but are not limited to: painting, sculpture, film, drama, musical composition, choreography, scientific discovery, an invention, poetry, a novel, creative reporting, and creative media programming.
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Excellence in Librarianship

Honors a professional librarian who has demonstrated excellence in the practice of librarianship. The award recognizes a librarian who has made an outstanding contribution to the Library, to the University, or the Library Profession in any aspect of librarianship.
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Excellence in Research and Scholarly Activity

Recognizes and rewards research/scholarly activities, to provide models for fellow faculty, and to encourage all faculty to continue conducting and improving scholarly work.
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Excellence in Service

Honors excellence in a faculty member who has contributed to the success of the University through service to the University, to the community, and to the profession.
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Excellence in Teaching

Honors the faculty member who has demonstrated excellence in teaching within the university classroom and who has shown a genuine concern for students outside the classroom.
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Excellence in Teaching Innovation

Honors original, specific teaching INNOVATIONS to improve student learning, not instructor's overall teaching excellence.
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