University Wide Awards

      University-Wide Awards

      Every year the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater recognizes faculty and staff excellence in: teaching, academic advising, scholarly and creative activity, and service to the institution. Faculty and staff are honored for their distinguished contributions to the university community and the many constituencies served by the institution.

      UW-Whitewater Awards

      Roseman Teaching Award 
      The W. P. Roseman Excellence in Teaching Award is presented annually to a faculty member in recognition of outstanding teaching and the improvement of student learning.

      Outstanding Research Award
      The Outstanding Research Award is given annually in recognition of a single faculty member making significant advances to knowledge, technique, or creative expression in her/his professional discipline.

      Faculty Service Award
      The Faculty Service Award, given annually, recognizes a faculty member for outstanding service to the University.

      University Faculty/Staff Advising Award
      Initiated in 2003, the University Advising Award recognizes a faculty or academic staff member who has demonstrated excellence in the academic advising of students.

      Everett Long Award for the Advancement of General Education
      The Everett Long Award for the Advancement of General Education is awarded biennially (in even-numbered years) to a faculty member who has been vital in advancing the centrality of general education.

      Academic Staff Excellence Awards
      Two academic staff members are honored each year - one from the instructional/teaching ranks and one from non-instructional ranks - for their contributions to the University.

      Award Schedule and Process

      Below is the annual schedule for the university-wide awards process. The schedule is designed to allow for adequate time to prepare and review application materials and organize the annual Recognition Reception. 

      Note: All award nominees are required to complete and submit digitally a Recognition Reception Nominee Summary Form no later than March 1.

      Overview of Nomination PProcess and Due Dates

      Campus-wide Call for NominationsApplication Materials DueApplication Materials Submitted to
      Initial Call2nd CallFinal Call
      Roseman Teaching Award Dec 1 Jan 2 Jan 25 March 1 Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
      Outstanding Research Award Dec 1 Jan 2 Jan 25 March 1 Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
      Faculty Service Award Dec 1 Jan 2 Jan 25 Feb 15 David Munro, Chair, Faculty Senate
      University Faculty/Staff Academic Advising Award Dec 1 Jan 2 Jan 25 Feb 15 Bob Mertens, Associate Dean, College of Arts and Communications
      Everett Long Award for Advancement of General Education  Dec 1 Jan 2 Jan 25 Feb 15 Liz Hachten, Assistant Dean, College of Letters and Sciences
      Academic Staff Excellence Awards Dec 1 Jan 2 Jan 25 Feb 15 Denise Ehlen, Chair, Academic Staff Assembly

      Other Important Dates:

      • All award nominees must submit a Recognition Reception Nominee Summary Form (completed and submitted digitally by March 1).
      • A list of nominees needs to be submitted to the Associate Vice Chancellor's Office by March 15.
      • Decisions on all awards (made by selection committees) are due to the Office of the Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs no later than March 31.
      • Reception for Faculty and Academic Staff Nominees - April 22, 2015.
      • Nominees notified as to results - approximately end of April.
      • Award winners announced through "UW-Whitewater This Week" - approximately May 5, 2014.
      • Faculty/Staff Recognition Dinner - TBA

      Location

      Office of Academic Affairs
      420 Hyer Hall
      800 West Main Street
      Whitewater, WI 53190
      Phone:  262-472-1672
      Fax:  262-472-1670

      54.90.225.35
      http://www.uww.edu/