See the Provost's Web site for deadlines and submission criteria for the following awards:
For more information about the faculty award programs including links to previous award recipients, visit the Faculty Resources page at the Office of the Provost web site.
For questions about the Excellence Awards, contact Academic Affairs.
For questions about Teaching Incentive Program (TIP) and Research Incentive Program (RIA) Awards, contact Faculty Relations.
See our listing of Founders' Day Award Winners here.
Faculty members who win the Teaching Excellence Awards on Founders' Day are also encouraged to provide a photo and teaching philosophy statement. Read the philosophies from these Teaching Excellence Award Winners here.
The Chuck D. Dziuban Award for Excellence in Online Teaching recognizes one outstanding UCF faculty member who has taught at least one blended or fully online (M, W, V, RV) course within the previous academic year.
College of Arts and Humanities On the first day I stepped into my own Composition classroom, I enthusiastically thought I was going to teach freshmen how to write. By the end of that same day, I came to realize how shortsighted my assumptions were. And so my own education as a teacher really began. Students don't need to be shown how to ...
College of Sciences Science is like a big jigsaw puzzle, and each research project is like a piece of that puzzle. To get this message across to my students, at all the levels I teach, I try to bring science alive to my classes, show them that science is always a work in progress and that it is exciting. I think it is important to in...
College of College of Health and Public Affairs The foundation for my teaching philosophy is to provide students with immediate tools to apply their knowledge. I agree with teachers of educational progressivism, such as John Dewey, who believe education should teach skills in real life activities. I require students to test their skills using a scientif...