University of Vermont

President's Distinguished Senior Lecturer and Lecturer Award


All full-time faculty with a minimum of three years or more in the rank of Senior Lecturer or Lecturer are eligible for consideration.  Eligible faculty may be nominated by a dean, a department chair, or faculty within the academic discipline of the nominee. 


The Award (one each to a Senior Lecturer and one to a Lecturer) will be made annually and the awardees receive a cash price of $2,500.  Criteria include the following:

  • Demonstrated record of exemplary contributions (innovation, creativity, productivity, impact, success, scholarly output) as a teacher-scholar at the University of Vermont.
  • Demonstrated record as a leader, role model, innovator in activities that promote or enhance teaching effectiveness, new pedagogy, and / or curricular reform or development.
  • Demonstrated record of excellence in teaching.
  • Record of scholarship dissemination as evidenced by peer-reviewed journal articles, conference proceedings papers, presentations at national conferences, invited talks, or books.
  • Notable achievement(s) in teaching or scholarship, recognized beyond the University, that bring recognition to the department, program, college or school.
  • Demonstrated commitment to inclusive excellence and to advancing the University’s diversity goals.

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