To recognize outstanding teaching and demonstrate our commitment to teaching excellence, the University presents three awards to UNCG faculty members every year; the UNC system also presents an award for teaching excellence to a UNCG faculty member each year.

Please submit nominations for the 2017-2018 Alumni Teaching Excellence Awards. All submissions take place in Fall 2017, and award recipients will be notified in Spring 2018. 

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 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.


Nomination Deadline:

Nominations must be submitted by 5pm on Wednesday, October 4, 2017.

Complete submission dossiers must be submitted by 5pm on Monday, November 6, 2017.
Eligible faculty members who received 2016-2017 teaching awards from their College or School will be automatically nominated.

The nomination form is available at: http://utlc.uncg.edu/teaching/teaching-excellence-awards

For questions, please contact Marisa Gonzalez at teach_xl@uncg.edu .