Picture of the faculty and staff winners
2019 Hixson-Lied Faculty and Staff Award recipients. Clockwise from upper left: Kathe Andersen, Sandra Williams, Jacqueline Mattingly, Meghan Stratman, Dean Chuck O'Connor, Allison Casey, Walker Pickering, David von Kampen and Chris Irvin. Not pictured: Colleen Syron and Hans Sturm. Photo by Justin Mohling.

Funding support has been created to establish an ongoing awards program for faculty and staff, to recognize outstanding performance and accomplishments in the areas of teaching, research and creative activity, faculty service, outreach and engagement, outstanding lecturer, and staff service to the College and University.

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Guidelines & Nomination Deadlines

Faculty Awards

Due to School Directors by March 18, 2022

Hixson-Lied faculty awards offer recognition for outstanding achievement by faculty in the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts. Nominations are submitted to the School Directors by the School Executive Committees by March 18, 2022.

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Staff Awards

Due to Associate Dean by Feb. 14, 2022

Hixson-Lied College Staff Awards: Outstanding Staff Award, Award for Exemplary Service, and M.V.P. Award.

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Distinguished Teaching Award

Due to the Associate Dean by Dec. 3, 2021

Given to an eligible faculty member who has demonstrated exemplary accomplishment in teaching over the preceding two academic years.

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