Pew Teaching Excellence Award for Part-Time Faculty


Pew Teaching Excellence Awards for Part-Time Faculty were established to recognize distinguished part-time teachers from around the university and are presented at the Faculty Awards Convocation.

This award is based on the following criteria, which are not ranked by order of importance, nor exclusive:

  • Uses multiple approaches in classroom/laboratory instruction and evaluation

  • Stimulates intellectual curiosity in students

  • Shows evidence of being current in field/discipline

  • Demonstrates commitment to student learning as instructor, role model, or positive influence on career development of students.

  • Reflects on past teaching experience to improve current practice