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For CAS Faculty and Staff Faculty Awards

Service

Six awards are designed to honor professional and institutional service.

Excellence in Professional Service

Recognizes faculty who have a history of exemplary service to a public agency, academic discipline, or professional organization.

Specific eligibility: Faculty of any rank in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Nomination packet should include:

  • A broad description (two pages max.) of why the nominee is deserving of the award. Cite specific examples of relevant accomplishments, publications, and recognition, and the impact of the nominee’s work within the discipline, across the institution, in external communities, and/or on students as appropriate.
  • Additional documentation of outstanding service accomplishments, duties, and/or leadership.
  • At least one letter of support or testimonial from a peer, student, and/or external constituent is required.
  • CV limit: 10 pages.

Download nomination form and instructions.


Excellence in Institutional Service

Recognizes faculty who have a history of exemplary institutional service that has benefited the department, college, and the University.

Specific eligibility: Faculty of any rank in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Nomination packet should include:

  • A broad description (two pages max.) of why the nominee is deserving of the award. Cite specific examples of relevant accomplishments, publications, and recognition, and the impact of the nominee’s work within the discipline, across the institution, in external communities, and/or on students as appropriate.
  • Additional documentation of outstanding service accomplishments, duties, and/or leadership.
  • At least one letter of support or testimonial from a peer, student, and/or external constituent is required.
  • CV limit: 10 pages.

Download nomination form and instructions.


Excellence in Undergraduate Advising

Recognizes undergraduate advisors who effectively facilitate student decision making, continually provide guidance and support to undergraduate students, and exhibit a respectful, caring, and compassionate attitude toward students.

Specific eligibility: Faculty or staff (administrative professional or civil service) undergraduate advisors in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Nomination packet should include:

  • A broad description (two pages max.) of why the nominee is deserving of the award. Cite specific examples of relevant accomplishments, advising, and mentoring, and the impact of the nominee’s range of experience within the discipline, across the institution, and/or on students.
  • Additional documentation of outstanding accomplishments in advising, mentoring, and teaching.
  • At least one letter of support or testimonial from a peer, student, and/or external constituent is required.
  • Resume/CV limit: 5 pages.

Download nomination form and instructions.


Faculty Peer Mentoring

Recognizes outstanding peer mentoring and enrichment peer-to-peer relationships between faculty members of all ranks, between faculty and staff, and across the college and the institution.

Specific eligibility: Faculty of any rank in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Nomination packet should include:

  • A broad description (two pages max.) of why the nominee is deserving of the award. Cite specific examples of relevant accomplishments, distinguished mentoring, and recognition, and the impact of the nominee’s work within the discipline and across the institution.
  • Additional documentation of meritorious accomplishments in mentoring,
  • At least one letter of support or testimonial from a peer, student, and/or external constituent is required.
  • CV limit: 10 pages.

Download nomination form and instructions.


Outstanding Achievement in International Activities

Recognizes faculty for sustained and outstanding international achievement in teaching, research, creative activities, or service.

Specific eligibility: Faculty of any rank in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Nomination packet should include:

  • A broad description (two pages max.) of why the nominee is deserving of the award. Cite specific examples of relevant accomplishments, publications, and recognition, and the impact of the nominee’s work within the discipline, across the institution, in international communities, and/or on students as appropriate.
  • Additional documentation of outstanding accomplishments in teaching, research, scholarly work, or creative activity as appropriate.
  • At least one letter of support or testimonial from a peer, student, and/or external constituent is required.
  • CV limit: 10 pages.

Download nomination form and instructions.


Public and Community Engagement

Recognizes faculty or staff who have demonstrated sustained efforts to connect their work in research, scholarship, creative activity, or teaching directly to the publics and communities our university serves.

Specific eligibility: Full-time faculty and staff, regardless of rank, in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Nomination packet should include:

  • A broad description (two pages max.) of why the nominee is deserving of the award. Cite specific examples of relevant accomplishments and recognition.
  • Additional documentation of efforts and accomplishments in public and community engagement with relevant stakeholders.
  • At least one letter of support or testimonial from a peer, student, and/or external constituent is required.
  • CV/Resume limit: 10 pages.

Download nomination form and instructions.

 

2021 awards

Nominations will open in late 2020.


Join the Celebration

CAS Recognition and Appreciation Social
Thursday, April 16, 2020
4–6:00 p.m.
CUB Sr. Ballroom


Previous recipients

Review CAS award recipients from years past.


Questions?

Contact the Office of the Dean at cas.awards@wsu.edu or 509-335-4581.