Faculty and Academic Staff 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 Academic Advising Award
Initiated in 2003, the University Faculty/Staff Academic Advising Award recognizes teaching faculty or Instructional 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.

Nomination 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 the Faculty and Academic Staff Nominee Submission Form by March 1.

 

Overview of Nomination Process and Due Dates

Campus-wide Call for NominationsApplication Materials DueApplication Materials Submitted to
Initial Call2nd CallFinal Call

Roseman Teaching Award

Dec 1 Jan 4 Jan 25 March 1

Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Outstanding Research Award

 

Dec 1 Jan 4 Jan 25 March 1

Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Faculty Service Award

Dec 1 Jan 4 Jan 25 Feb 15

Becky Pfeifer, Universtiy Executive Assistant, Associate Vice Chancellor

 

University Faculty/Staff Academic Advising Award

Dec 1 Jan 4 Jan 25 Feb 15

Kelsey Michels, Academic Advisor, College of Business and Economics

 

Everett Long Award for Advancement of General Education (in even-numbered years)

Dec 1 Jan 4 Jan 25
Feb 15
Deadline extended to February 29

Liz Hachten, Assistant Dean, College of Letters and Sciences

 

 

Excellence Awards for Academic Staff 

Dec 1 Jan 4 Jan 25 Feb 15

Patricia Fragola, Chair, Academic Staff Assembly

 

Other Important Dates:

Location

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