Faculty Excellence Award

The College of Public Health and Human Sciences Faculty Excellence Award recognizes a professorial faculty who has distinguished him/herself, their college and their profession and who epitomizes excellence in teaching, research and/or outreach.

Eligibility
Eligible individuals include full time members of the faculty who:

  • Possess a graduate degree in a field of study in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences
  • Have more than six years of professional experience at Oregon State University
  • Have distinguished him/herself through contributions to the College of Public Health and Sciences in one or more of the following areas:
    • Teaching
    • Research
    • Publication
    • Creative production
    • Administration
    • Other professional endeavors

Awards
The recipient receives a commemorative plaque and a $500. The recipient’s name is also added to a perpetual plaque in the Women’s Building. The award will be presented by the Dean of the College of Public Health and Human Sciences at the Annual Fall College Meeting to be held in September.

Nomination procedures
The Dean’s Office will issue a call for nominations via email to all faculty and staff of the College of Public Health and Human Sciences. Nominations may be made by any member of the College. All nominations, accompanied by supporting documentation, including three letters of support and other materials deemed appropriate, are to be submitted to the Dean’s Office no later than Friday, May 13, 2011 at 5:00 p.m.

Award Selection Committee
An Awards Committee shall be appointed by the Dean shall consist of faculty and staff in the College. The committee will forward a recommendation(s) to the Dean who shall make the final selection.

 


Excellence In Outreach Award

The College of Public Health and Human Sciences Excellence in Outreach Award recognizes a professorial, instructor, or professional faculty member who has had considerable success in disseminating programs to individuals, communities and/or other states, regions or countries with proven results in enhancing the health and well being of individuals.  

Eligibility
Full time professorial, instructor and professional faculty of the College of Public Health and Human Sciences are eligible. Only one award will be conferred each year. If there is no qualified candidate, the award will not be conferred.

Award
The recipient receives a commemorative plaque and a $500 award. The recipient’s name is also added to a perpetual plaque in the Women’s Building. The award will be presented by the Dean of the College of Public Health and Human Sciences at the Annual Fall College Meeting to be held in September.

Nomination procedures
The Dean’s Office will issue a call for nominations via email to all faculty and staff of the College of Public Health and Human Sciences. Nominations may be made by any member of the College. All nominations, accompanied by supporting documentation, including letters of support and other materials deemed appropriate, are to be submitted to the Dean’s Office no later than Friday, May 13, 2011 at 5:00 p.m.

Award Selection Committee
A committee appointed by the Dean shall consist of faculty and staff in the College. The committee will forward a recommendation(s) to the Dean who shall make the final selection.

 


Excellence In Teaching And Mentoring Award

The College of Public Health and Human Sciences Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring Award recognizes a full time professorial, instructor, or professional faculty member that exhibits the highest standards of teaching and/or mentoring for undergraduate and/or graduate students.

Eligibility
Full-time (1.00 FTE) professorial, instructors and professional faculty in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences are eligible. Only one award will be conferred each year. If there is no qualified candidate, the award will not be conferred.

Award
The recipient will receive a commemorative plaque and a $500 award. The recipient’s name is also added to a perpetual plaque in the Women’s Building. The award will be presented by the Dean of the College of Public Health and Human Sciences during the Annual Fall College Meeting to be held in September.

Nomination Procedures
The Dean’s Office will issue a call for nominations via email to all faculty and staff of the College of Public Health and Human Sciences. Nominations may be made by any member of the College.  All nominations, accompanied by supporting documentation, including letters of support and other materials deemed appropriate, are to be submitted to the Dean’s Office no later than Friday, May 13, 2011 at 5:00 p.m.  

Nomination packets are to include:

  • A current vita
  • Information on courses taught including approximate enrollments and frequency that courses have been taught or mentoring role
  • Summaries of OSU student evaluations of teaching or mentoring
  • Summary of peer evaluation of teaching or mentoring
  • Signed letters provided by current and former students, colleagues, and others outlining the candidate’s achievements related to teaching or mentoring

Award Selection Committee
A committee appointed by the Dean shall consist of faculty and staff in the college. The committee will forward a recommendation(s) to the Dean who shall make the final selection.

 


Professional Faculty And Staff Excellence Award

The College of Public Health and Human Sciences Professional Faculty and Staff Excellence Award recognizes a College staff person (classified or unclassified) that exhibits outstanding job performance and dedicated service to the individual’s Department and/or to the College.

Eligibility
Classified and unclassified staff with at least .5 FTE working for a department or for the College as whole is eligible for the award.  Only one award will be conferred each year.  If a qualified recipient cannot be selected, the award will not be conferred.

Award
The recipient receives a commemorative plaque and a $500 award.  The recipient’s name is also added to a perpetual plaque in the Women’s Building. The award will be presented by the Dean of the College of Public Health and Human Sciences during the Annual Fall College Meeting to be held in September.

Nomination Procedures
The Dean’s Office will issue a call for nominations via email to all faculty and staff of the College of Public Health and Human Sciences. Nominations may be made by any member of the College. All nominations, accompanied by supporting documentation, including letters of support and other materials deemed appropriate, are to be submitted to the Dean’s Office by Friday, May 13, 2011 at 5:00 pm.

Award Selection Committee
A committee appointed by the Dean and shall consist of faculty and staff in the College. The committee will forward the recommendation to the Dean for final determination of the recipient.