Awards & Recognition
List of national awards adapted from a survey of AAU and CADREI deans conducted for the U.S. News by a committee of the Association of American Universities Deans of Education (2016).
Dean of Faculties information and application guidelines:
- The Association of Former Students College-Level Teaching Awards
- The Association of Former Students Distinguished Achievement Awards
- Montague – Center for Teaching Excellence Scholars
- Presidential Professor for Teaching Excellence Award
- University Distinguished Professor
- University Professorships for Undergraduate Teaching Excellence
- Provost Academic Professional Track Faculty Teaching Award
- Presidential Impact Fellows
- Chancellor EDGES Fellowships
The CEHD Climate Awards are intended to recognize individual excellence in the areas of climate, diversity, and/or equity. Accordingly, nomination packets should describe a nominee’s contributions in one or more of these areas. For information regarding this award, please contact Nicole Parker.
Dean’s Development Council Extraordinary Service Award (Faculty)
This award recognizes CEHD faculty members who have demonstrated extreme commitment and must have gone “above and beyond” their excepted responsibilities in serving their constituents, community, colleagues, and students. For information regarding this award, please contact Wendy Kreider
Dean’s Development Council Outstanding New Faculty Award
The Outstanding New Faculty Award recognizes outstanding contributions in the areas of teaching, research, and service. The award also acknowledges significant professional contributions to CEHD programs and departmental activities. For information regarding this award, please contact Wendy Kreider.
Jane Stallings Student Service Award
This award was established by the College of Education and Human Development’s Dean’s Development Council with the dual purpose of honoring Texas A&M University’s first female dean, Jane Stallings, and recognizing an outstanding senior education undergraduate student who has demonstrated exceptional service and commitment to the teaching profession. The selected honoree will receive a certificate and $1000 award. To nominate a deserving student, complete the simplified online form. The deadline for nominations is 5:00 pm on Friday, February 10, 2020. For information regarding this award, please contact Erin Kleinecke.
Early Career Research Excellence Award
This award recognizes CEHD faculty members who are in the early stages of their career (no later than10 years after receipt of the doctoral degree) and have made significant contributions to research in their field. The award is designed to acknowledge a body of research rather than a single study. For information regarding this award, please contact CHED Faculty Affairs Office.
- CEHD Early Career Research Excellence Award Guidelines
- CEHD Early Career Research Excellence Award Recipients
Outstanding Faculty Mentoring Award
The Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award recognizes outstanding mentoring by a faculty member. Nominations are requested from assistant professors. Three recent award recipients to make up the Selection Committee. For information regarding this award, please contact CEHD Faculty Affairs Office.
Senior Scholar Research Excellence Award
This award honors a CEHD senior scholar who has made significant contributions to research in his/her field and whose work has been recognized. The award is designed to acknowledge a body of research rather than a single study. For information regarding this award, please contact CEHD Faculty Affairs Office.