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 members of the APA Psychology Teachers at Community Colleges (PT@CC).

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