Adjunct Faculty Award for Excellence and Innovation in Teaching
The Adjunct Faculty Award for Excellence and Innovation in Teaching will recognize an adjunct faculty member who exhibits one or more of the following criteria: incorporating instructional technology; providing high impact learning activities; increasing student engagement; or adapting instruction to student needs.
Nominee must be an adjunct faculty member who has taught at Cameron University for 4 semesters or more. Semesters do not have to be consecutive. Previous recipients will be eligible for consideration again after the completion of 4 semesters of teaching at Cameron University subsequent to receiving the award.
Nominees who meet the criteria will be asked to submit a current curriculum vitae and a portfolio (up to five pages) that demonstrates the nominee’s mastery of teaching techniques that positively impact student learning. Examples of portfolio artifacts could include student/peer/chair evaluations; narrative summary of the nominee’s teaching philosophy; or innovative responsiveness to student feedback.