Objectives of the Academy of Excellence in Teaching and Learning

  • To foster and promote excellence in education.
  • To bring together distinguished teachers and expand mentorship and their innovations, scholarship, and ability to provide role modeling for other faculty.
  • To foster and promote excellence in education by creating collaborative networks and improving possibilities for funding.

The induction ceremony is planned for Wednesday, October 21, 2015, Fukishima Auditorium, 5:00 pm.  Applications should be submitted electronically to gmarshall@hsc.wvu.edu by Friday, September 11, 2015.

Award winning faculty should submit the following three documents by Friday, September 11, 2015:

  • Complete the online application.
  • Submit an electronic, short version of their CV
  • Submit a biosketch third person narrative limited to 300 words Word document using Times New Roman size 10 font to gmarshall@hsc.wvu.edu

For questions contact:

Gwendolyn Marshall, MSIR
Program Coordinator Senior

Sample biosketch:

Susan B. Anthony, PT, is an Associate Professor at WVU in the Physical Therapy Program and is currently a PhD student in the Educational Psychology Program also at WVU. She was awarded the Innovative Teaching Award in 2007 and 2008 for implementing unique teaching strategies. She was instrumental in developing a rotation for junior students in a skilled nursing facility. She also contributed to a course redesign for the introduction to rehabilitation which included multimedia health outreach program. She also developed a course evaluation plan which charts the effectiveness of feedback. She is the author of 2 textbooks which focus on basic and applied research skills.

The impetus  for the Academy of Excellence In Teaching & Learning  written by Dr. Rashida Khakoo can be reviewed by clicking here: concept paper