Professor Geeta Patel with students in classroom

Teaching Awards

The Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost congratulates the 2020 recipients of the faculty Teaching Awards. See the story in UVA Today to learn more about their work.

Cavaliers’ Distinguished Teaching Professorship
Farzaneh Milani, Arts & Sciences – Department of Middle Eastern and South Asian Languages and Department of Culture/Women, Gender and Sexuality (MESALC/WGS)

Alumni Association Distinguished Professor Award
Robert Tai, Curry School of Education and Human Development – Curriculum, Instruction and Special Education (CISE)

Alumni Board of Trustees Teaching Award
Gabrielle Kruks-Wisner, Arts & Sciences – Woodrow Wilson Department of Politics

Excellence in Education Abroad Award
Ira Harris, McIntire School of Commerce

All-University Teaching Award
Paul Bourdon, Arts & Sciences – Department of Mathematics
Gabriel Finder, Arts & Sciences – Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures
Michael Gilbert, School of Law
Carrie Heilman, McIntire School of Commerce
Ashley Hurst, School of Nursing - Acute & Specialty Care
Sara Maloni, Arts & Sciences – Department of Mathematics<
Paul Martin, Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy
Upsorn Praphamontripong, School of Engineering and Applied Science – Department of Computer Science
Lisa Speidel, Arts & Sciences – Department of Women, Gender and Sexuality
Diana Vaman, Arts & Sciences – Department of Physics

The Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost issues a call for nominations each fall. Nominations may be submitted for either the Excellence in Education Abroad Award or an Open Award. Nominees for an Open Award are considered for all Open Teaching Awards for which they are eligible. 

Submit online nominations by 5:00 pm, Monday, February 10, 2020.

Open Awards Nominations

Excellence in Education Abroad Award Nominations

Nomination Requirements


Click on each title for qualifications, eligibility, and monetary award details.