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Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences

Faculty and Staff Awards

Recognizing scholarship, service and teaching. Rewarding excellence.

  • Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences Dean's Fellow

    Cheryl Wilson, spring and summer 2013
    For faculty who are interested in a career in academic administration as a chair or dean, are curious about the operations and decisions at the college level and want to help shape the future and success of the college, the Dean's Fellow leads and supports collegewide projects and serves on the college's Leadership Council as a direct report to the dean.  

  • Distinguished Teaching Award

    Charity Fox, 2014-15
    The Distinguished Teaching Award recognizes a Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences faculty member for her/his commitment to students and exceptional performance in teaching as evaluated by both students and peers and as evidenced by activities promoting high-quality teaching in the division or college.

  • Distinguished Scholarly and Creative Activities Award

    Aaron Oldenburg, 2014-15
    The Distinguished Scholarly and Creative Activities Award recognizes a Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences faculty member who has been judged to be distinguished in scholarly or creative activities.

  • Distinguished Service Award

    Cheryl Wilson, 2014-15
    The Distinguished Service Award recognizes a Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences faculty member who, while in the employment of the University of Baltimore, has given outstanding service to the University and/or to the community. The primary criterion is one of impact, requiring substantial evidence that a nominee's service activities have had a significant positive effect on the community and/or the University. The scope of a faculty member's service activities is a second criterion, requiring substantial evidence that the nominee's professional life has been characterized by a commitment to service activities as opposed to a one-time major involvement in such activity. In addition to evidence of a pattern of service over time, there should also be evidence of recent and/or current service contributions.

  • Outstanding Staff Award

    Angela Miller, 2014-15
    The Outstanding Staff Award recognizes a Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences full-time staff member who has been judged to provide excellent and significant contributions to the success of the college. The primary criterion is one of impact, requiring substantial evidence that a nominee's efforts have had a significant positive effect on the college and/or on the University.

  • Outstanding Adjunct Teaching Award

    Meagan Rhee, 2014-15
    The Outstanding Adjunct Teaching Award recognizes a Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences adjunct faculty member who has been judged for excellence in teaching.

  • Summer Grants and Awards

    These awards are made in support of research, publication efforts and other creative activity that will strengthen a faculty member's professional portfolio in a field directly related to their faculty responsibilities at UB:
    Summer 2015:
    Thomas Carney
    Steven Cohen
    John Donahue
    Sally Farley
    Nancy Kang
    Aaron Oldenburg
    Elka Porter
    Rebecca Thompson
    Stanley Kemp