Tutt Award For Innovation In Teaching

The Tutt Award recognizes the accomplishments of an individual faculty member who has demonstrated excellence in teaching-related innovation.

All tenure track and tenured faculty who have not received the award in the last three years are eligible. Nominations may be submitted by tenure track and tenured faculty.

Nominees may be nominated by more than one person. 
Nominators may nominate more than one nominee. Only individuals may be nominated.

Submit your application before June 1, 2016.

Nominations must include the following:

  • The name of the nominee
  • The name of the person making the nomination
  • A statement (approx. 100 to 1,000 words) explaining why the nominee deserves the award with specific references to evidence of significant and useful innovation in teaching. This can include new classroom techniques and activities, pedagogical scholarship, developing new courses or programs, developing new facilities or resources for teaching, organizing conferences or other activities for teachers. Evidence of the influence of this work in various academic, professional, or other communities may be considered.

Past Recipients