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Faculty Awards and Recognition

The Celebration of Faculty

The Office of the Provost and Academic Affairs is proud to host the annual Celebration of Faculty each spring to honor our faculty and give recognition to those granted tenure and promotion, as well as renewals, positive third-year reviews, post-tenure reviews, and sabbaticals. Each year's recipients of the Distinguished Teaching Award, Distinguished Research Award, Distinguished Service Award, Distinguished Advising Award, William V. Moore Distinguished Teacher-Scholar Award, and Distinguished Adjunct Teaching Award are announced, as well as faculty who will be honored with the Emeritus Faculty title. 

The 2018 Celebration of Faculty

Mark your calendars! The next Celebration of Faculty will be on Reading Day, April 24, 2018 from 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM. Please join us for food and drinks as we celebrate 2017-2018's recipients for the Faculty Awards of Distinction (see below for award info) and Shared Governance Leadership recognition awards.

The 2017 Celebration of Faculty

The 2017 Celebration of Faculty was held on April 27, 2017. Over 200 faculty and staff colleagues joined us to toast our faculty and the conclusion of another exciting year. Please see below for our 2016-2017 program, information about this year's recipients, and instructions on how to nominate faculty for next year's awards. 

View our Faculty Awards slideshow for the 2016-2017 academic year:

Nominations for the 2017-2018 Faculty Awards of Distinction

Nominations for the College’s Awards of Distinction for the 2018 Celebration of Faculty are not yet open. Please check back in February 2018. If you have questions, please contact Megan Gould (gouldme1@cofc.edu) in the Office of the Provost. 


Distinguished Teaching Award

Distinguished Teaching Award

2017 Recipient: Allan Strand
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Distinguished Research Award

Distinguished Research Award

2017 Recipient: H. Gibbs Knotts
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Distinguished Service Award

Distinguished Research Award

2017 Recipient: Simon Lewis
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Distinguished Advising Award

Distinguished Research Award

2017 Recipient: Erin K. Beutel
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William V. Moore Distinguished Teacher-Scholar Award

Distinguished Teaching Award

2017 Recipient: Courtney J. Murren
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Distinguished Adjunct Faculty Teaching Award

Distinguished Teaching Award

2017 Recipient: Thomas R. Martin
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Emeriti Faculty

Current Emeriti Faculty (updates pending)