PT@CC Excellence in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning at a Two-Year College or Campus Award

The purpose of this award is to recognize the important contributions being made by psychology faculty at two-year institutions.

Deadline: May 4, 2015

Sponsors: APA Education Directorate; PT@CC

Description

The purpose of the Award for Excellence in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning at a Two-Year College or Campus is to recognize the important contributions being made by psychology faculty at two-year institutions.

The winner will receive $1,000, a plaque from APA and a one-year APA Community College Teacher Affiliate membership renewal.

Eligibility

Individuals are invited to self nominate or to be nominated for the award. Nominees must be APA members or community college teacher affiliates.

How to Apply

Nomination materials will include:

  • A nomination letter that provides a detailed description of the nominee's demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching at a two-year institution.

  • Three letters of support, including at least one from a student at the institution.

  • The nominee's current CV.

Nominees will be evaluated in relation to the excellence of their contribution(s) to the scholarship of teaching and learning at a two-year institution (e.g., receipt of other teaching awards, student evaluations, professional presentations or publications regarding teaching or pedagogy and promoting psychology as a science).

Nomination materials should be sent by May 4, 2015 to:

APA Education Directorate
Precollege and Undergraduate Education
750 First Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002-4242

Past Recipients
2014

Kimberley Duff, PhD, Cerritos College

2013

Sue Frantz, MA, Highline Community College