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 Father Guido Sarducci, a character famously portrayed by comedian Don Novello in the Saturday Night Live sketch The Five Minute University, makes the claim that the average college graduate remembers only five minutes worth of material five years after graduation. Rather than really learning, he says, these stude...
College of Arts and Sciences During my time at UCF I have made some observations that strongly inform my teaching. Fact: Students who enroll in my classes do not, for the most part, enter the classroom without my enthusiasm for writing. Some are fairly determined; others want to learn enough to get by. Most do not actively seek feedback ...
College of Sciences The goal of my teaching, and center of my teaching philosophy, is active learning. One of my ultimate objectives in teaching is to facilitate learning by helping students to gain the necessary skills to take control of and become active participants in their own learning. I truly believe that knowledge gained thro...