- February 15
- Nominators: Students, alumni, staff, faculty, departments, or colleges are eligible to nominate a candidate.
- Nominations and supporting materials: limited to 15 pages.
- Normally, a nomination would include a two-page letter of nomination that explicitly addresses how the nominee has demonstrated excellence in graduate teaching, plus a three-page abbreviated curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy (that specifically addresses graduate teaching), three to five letters of support—at least three of which should be from peers (faculty, colleagues, instructors or department heads)—and a summary of student evaluations if possible (commentary or data, such as SEEQ profiles).
- Additional materials: may be submitted as an appendix for consultation by interested members of the selection committee.
About the Award
The Provost’s Award for Outstanding Graduate Teaching annually recognizes an outstanding teacher who demonstrates excellence in teaching courses at the graduate level at the University of Saskatchewan.
The recipient will receive an award of $1,000 to be used to support a project or scholarship in teaching and learning. The award will be transferred to a University of Saskatchewan account held in the name of the recipient of the award. Please note that in order to hold the award funding, the recipient must be employed by the University.
One award will be made annually and the recipient will be recognized at a Celebration of Teaching hosted by the Gwenna Moss Centre for Teaching Effectiveness.
Eligibility and Selection
The award will be presented to an individual who demonstrates: