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.
For criteria about the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL),check out Faculty Relations SoTL Information.
SoTL uses discovery, reflection, and evidence-based methods to research effective teaching and student learning. See our listing of SoTL 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 Sciences I demonstrate a humanistic approach to teaching by modeling how to be a productive member of a learning community as I teach content, a lifelong aesthetic appreciation of art and theatre, and communication skills. My goal in exhibiting the behavior I ask my students to practice, including enthusiasm for th...
College of Arts and Humanities My goal in teaching studio art is to give students a college-level experience in creating a body of work that they would not have made on their own. This work will represent an awareness of traditional and contemporary issues in art. I challenge art students while offering encouragement as they pursue their educa...
College of Education I am a follower of Leo Buscaglia who prefers the term "educator" to "teacher." He explains that "educator" comes from the Latin term, "educare," which means to tend or support the growth of another. That is the role I hope to play in the lives of my students. I am careful to follow A. Bronson Alcott's ...