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The Distinguished Teaching Award

The Distinguished Teaching Award recognizes those faculty members who have performed exceptionally in their position. To read further about how to nominate faculty members, go to the Distinguished Teaching Award webpage. Exceptional teaching and research are qualifications for the University Distinguished Teaching Medal. The award is given annually and the recipient receives a medal, as well as, $5,000.

Steinhardt Teaching Excellence Award

The Teaching Excellence Award is given to full-time faculty members in The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development who demonstrate teaching excellence.  Award winners receive a specially designed certificate and a monetary award.

The same award is given to adjunct faculty members in The Steinhardt School of Education who have exemplified teaching excellence.  The winners of this award also receive a special certificate and a monetary award.

Detailed information about the criteria for selection, eligibility, and procedures is circulated annually with the call for nominations.