The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater honors a faculty member each year who has demonstrated outstanding service to the University and the academic profession.
All nominees will be honored at a reception sponsored by the Chancellor and the Provost and receive a framed certificate. The recipient of the award will:
"Service" is defined as contributions to the University, as well as professional and public services activities.
The process for nominating individuals for the Faculty Service Award varies. Some departments nominate individuals, and Colleges may have their own processes for selecting nominees. There is also an open call for nominations for this award. A faculty member, staff member, a college, an academic department or program may nominate someone for this award. Any individual nominated needs to meet the eligibility criteria listed below.
Any nominee must:
The following materials need to be submitted by candidates to Andrea Romine in the Provost's Office by February 15:
If materials are missing, an individual's nomination for this award may not be considered.
On or before the last day of fall term classes, annually the Faculty Senate shall select a Faculty Senate Award Selection Committee consisting of five faculty Senators to serve a two-year term. Annually, on or before the last day of fall term classes, the Faculty Senate shall select one former recipient of the Faculty Service Award to serve on the Committee. The Committee will review materials and make a selection.
SUBMISSION OF MATERIALS TO THE VICE PROVOST'S OFFICE
Final decisions on all awards (made by the selection committee) are due to the Office of the Vice Provost of Academic Affairs by no later than March 15.