The 2016 Scholar Educator Award recipient is Joseph Turner, M.D. Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine.
The purpose of the scholar educator award is to recognize faculty who go beyond simply teaching and approach education in scholarly manner. This prestigious award acknowledge faculty who approach teaching and learning from a scholarly lens. Honorees are consistently noted for their teaching effectiveness, commitment to learning, educational leadership, scholarly activity related to teaching and learning, and passion for biomedical education. These awards allow the School of Medicine to honor and celebrate the scholarly contributions of educators.
One recipient will be selected per year. Each award recipient will be honored with a monetary award in the amount of $1,500 and will be highlighted on the OFAPD website.
The awards are designed to honor educators in the School of Medicine community who study education and the impact that teaching has on learning outcomes. The scholar educator award will be given to one faculty member who can demonstrate excellence in teaching by way of:
Any full, part-time, or volunteer faculty member who has taught in the School of Medicine for at least three years is eligible. Past years winners of the award are not eligible. Faculty who believe they meet the award criteria are asked to prepare their nomination materials. An award may be conferred only once to a faculty member, however, a nomination will remain active for a three (3) year period. Candidates will be invited to update their nomination packet but will not be required to do so. While not required, it is recommended that candidates update their nomination materials.
There will be an open call for nominations in In-SCOPE, electronic list serves, and via the OFAPD website. Self-nominations should be submitted to the Office of Faculty Affairs and Professional Development (OFAPD) via email at email@example.com.
The nomination packet must include:
Nominations will be reviewed and selected by the IUSM Teaching Awards Committee members.
Nominations are due by July 29, 2016
Award winners will be announced at the 2016 Fall Faculty Meeting
|2015 Winner: Mark W. Braun, M.D., Director, Medical Pathology, Medical Sciences Program, Professor of Medical Pathology, Medical Sciences Program|
|2014 Winner: Valerie D. O’Loughlin, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Anatomy & Cell Biology, Medical Sciences Program, Director, Undergraduate Studies, Medical Sciences Program|