The UW-Madison Secretary of the Faculty invites nominations for the following awards and funding opportunities. Please go to http://www.secfac.wisc.edu/awards-lectures.htm for more information, instructions, and specific contact information.
Faculty Distinguished Teaching Awards
Nominations Due: Monday, 5 December 2016
The Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award, Chancellor’s Inclusive Excellence Award, Class of 1955 Excellence Award, William H. Kiekhofer Teaching Award, Emil Steiger Teaching Award, and Van Hise Outreach Teaching Award all recognize outstanding and exceptional teaching by faculty of any specialty or rank. Nominations are accepted from faculty members, departments, or student organizations, and should be coordinated with the chair of the nominee’s department. A list of past recipients and nominating procedures are available at http://www.secfac.wisc.edu/distinguished-teaching-awards.htm.
Hilldale Awards and Hilldale Lecture Series
Nominations Due: Tuesday, 15 December 2016
The Hilldale Awardsrecognize distinguished contributions to teaching, research, and service and are awarded annually to one faculty member in each division. TheHilldale Lecture Series showcases distinguished thinkers whose contributions to contemporary culture and science have received international recognition and acclaim. One lecture is funded annually in each division. Nominations are accepted from department chairs. Lists of past recipients and nominating procedures are available at http://www.secfac.wisc.edu/awards-lectures.htm (click on “Hilldale Awards” or “Hilldale Lectures”).
Genevieve Gorst Herfurth Award for Outstanding Research in Social Studies
Nominations due: Friday, 15 January 2017
One award is made annually to a currently enrolled doctoral student in the social studies who has demonstrated outstanding research and scholarly writing accomplishments while a graduate student at UW-Madison. Nominations are accepted from social studies faculty and multiple nominations are accepted. Nominating procedures are available at http://www.secfac.wisc.edu/genevieve-gorst-herfurth-award.htm.