Innovators Award

This award honors faculty and/or staff who have enhanced the missions of research, teaching, or service by innovations they have implemented at the HSC. This includes innovations developed at WVU as well as innovations developed elsewhere and brought to WVU.

CRITERIA FOR SELECTION

The innovations could include one or more of the following:

  • a new technology that has had a positive effect on the research, teaching, or service missions of the HSC
  • a new method or practice related to teaching or training that has improved the educational mission at the HSC
  • a new policy or practice that has created new opportunities for growth or new areas of Outstanding Achievement at the HSC
  • a new policy or practice that has increased the efficiency of the HSC

Ideally, the benefits of the innovation should be evident across more than one school at the HSC. The awardees can also be a team of faculty and/or staff.

SUGGESTED MATERIALS IN SUPPORT OF NOMINATION

  • Nomination letter
  • A description of the innovation
  • Evidence of a positive effect of the innovation on the HSC