The nomination submission deadline for the UNC Board of Governors Excellence in Teaching Award and the UNCG Alumni Teaching Excellence Awards has been extended to October 24, 2016, at 5 pm.

To recognize outstanding teaching and demonstrate our commitment to teaching excellence, the university presents three awards to UNCG faculty every year; the UNC system also presents an award for teaching excellence to a UNCG faculty member each year. You are encouraged to submit nominations for the 2016-17 Alumni Teaching Excellence Awards. All submissions will happen in Fall 2016, and award recipients will be notified in Spring 2017.

UNC Board of Governors Excellence in Teaching Award. Recognition for a tenured faculty member who has completed at least seven years of teaching at UNCG, with an average teaching load of over the three years preceding consideration of at least three courses per year. The Board of Governors Award brings statewide recognition.

Mary Settle Sharp Alumni Teaching Excellence Award. Recognition for a full-time tenured faculty member who has completed at least three years of teaching at UNCG, with an average teaching load over the three years preceding consideration of at least three courses per year.

James Y. Joyner Alumni Teaching Excellence Award. Recognition for a full-time tenure-track faculty member who has completed at least three years of teaching at UNCG, with an average teaching load over the three years preceding consideration of at least three courses per year.

Anna Maria Gove Alumni Teaching Excellence Award. Recognition for any full-time lecturer, academic professional or clinical faculty member who has completed at least three years of teaching at UNCG, with an average teaching load over the three years preceding consideration of at least three courses per year.

Nominations must be submitted by October 24, 2016. Complete submission dossiers must be submitted by November 18, 2016. Eligible faculty members who received 2015-16 teaching awards from their College or School will be automatically nominated.

The nomination form is available here.

For questions, contact Kristi Crowther at teach_xl@uncg.edu