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2014 School of Public Health Awards

Call for Nominations for SPH Faculty and P&A Awards

Nominations are due by 12 noon on Monday, May 5, 2014

For full award criteria and nomination requirements, click on the award title below:

The Charles N. Hewitt Creative Teaching Award ($1500) recognizes outstanding faculty contributions in special areas such as a skilled teaching of large classes, continuing education, interscholastic education or learning technology.

The Leonard M. Schuman Award for Excellence in Teaching ($3000) is the School’s highest honor and recognizes exceptional teachers who challenge students with articulate presentations and thought-provoking analyses.

The School of Public Health Award for Excellence in Advising ($3000) recognizes School of Public Health faculty who are particularly outstanding in their roles as academic, field experience, or project/theses advisors.

The School of Public Health Outstanding Public Health Engagement Faculty Service Award [previously the SPH Community Service Award] ($1500) honors faculty who have performed public health engagement service activities above and beyond the normal expectations of university life, and which are of outstanding quality and benefit to the public.

The School of Public Health P&A Excellence Award ($1500) recognizes a member of the Academic Professional and Administrative (P&A) staff who has made distinguished contributions to the missions of the University of Minnesota and the School of Public Health.

Recipients are commemorated with a plaque, a permanent display in the School, and a cash award. The awards will be presented at the SPH Faculty Assembly meeting later this spring. Past recipients of each award are listed on the last page of each award criteria.

To submit an award nomination

For each award nomination, submit original application (hardcopy and electronic .pdf file) to:

Hardcopy to:
Recognition, Awards and Honors Committee
c/o Stefannie Thompson
SPH Dean’s Office
MMC 197, A302 Mayo

And Electronic Copy to:

Nominations are due by 12 p.m. (noon) on Monday, May 5, 2014

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