The Office of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce the call for nominations for two annual FIT awards recognizing faculty:
The 2014 FIT Faculty Excellence Awards
This award recognizes classroom and non-classroom faculty members who demonstrate outstanding teaching, professional development, and a commitment to student learning, using exemplary research, scholarship or creative activity, and exceptional service to instruct students while serving as an active member of the academic community.
The 2014 Presidentís Award for Faculty Excellence
This award recognizes full-time classroom faculty members. For 2014, the area of focus is Curricular Innovation, reflecting the Presidentís commitment to put students first as FIT moves forward one of the key goals of the Strategic Plan:†ensuring academic and creative excellence by providing "a rigorous learning experience built on the highest standards of academic and scholarly excellence, an environment that promotes creativity and experimentation, and diverse experiential learning with a variety of industry partners.Ē
Nominations are invited from all sectors of the FIT community. To nominate a colleague for either the 2014 FIT Faculty Excellence Award or the 2014 FIT Presidentís Award for Faculty Excellence, please complete and submit the nomination form at http://tinyurl.com/l9a4cnl†by Monday, December 9, 2013. General information on the Faculty Excellence Awards can be found at the following link: 2014 Faculty Excellence Awards Information.†
Nominees will be contacted by the Office of Academic Affairs for application instructions and further details.