Jan. 20, 2021
Carolina has honored 25 faculty members and teaching assistants for their accomplishments with 2021 University Teaching Awards. Given annually, these awards acknowledge the University’s commitment to outstanding teaching and mentoring for graduate and undergraduate students....Read More
Dec. 15, 2020
Three faculty members have been named fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Fellows are recognized for their research; teaching; services to professional societies; administration in academia, industry and government; and communicating...Read More
Oct. 7, 2020
Sociologist, author and public scholar Tressie McMillan Cottom, who joined UNC’s School of Information and Library Science this past summer, is a recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship (also known as a “genius grant”) from the MacArthur Foundation....Read More
The University Committee on Teaching Awards is seeking nominations from alumni, students, faculty and staff members for several campuswide awards that will honor professors and graduate teaching assistants in a variety of categories.
The committee, chaired by Professor Suzanne Gulledge in UNC’s School of Education, will accept nominations through Oct. 1. All nominations should be submitted online at provost.unc.edu/teaching-awards.
The committee will review the nominees and make recommendations to Chancellor Carol L. Folt. This year, the committee will recommend recipients for six types of awards:
Each nomination must include a letter detailing why that teacher is being nominated; submissions that comprise only an individual’s name with no elaboration are unable to be considered. Lists of previous winners are available at provost.unc.edu/teaching-awards. No individual may receive more than one award each year.
Details about the awards and nominating forms are available at provost.unc.edu/teaching-awards. Questions can be directed to the committee chair (email@example.com or 919-962-7879) or to Debbie Stevenson in the provost’s office (Debbie_stevenson@unc.edu or 919-962-7882).