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Call for nominations for COPH Excellence in Teaching Award 
The College of Public Health invites students and faculty to nominate a college faculty member for the Excellence in Teaching Award. This award will recognize a faculty member who excels in one or more of the following:
  • Facilitation of student learning;
  • Use of creative teaching methods;
  • Command of the subject;
  • Creation of a learning environment in and outside of class;
  • Contribution to curricular and instructional development;
  • Direction of student research;
  • Advising; and
  • Guidance and supervision of graduate student instructors.
The Excellence in Teaching Committee will review nominations and select an honoree. The honoree will receive a $3,500 stipend, and his or her name will appear on a plaque outside the dean's office. Nominations are due on March 1. In your nomination, please describe the characteristics that make your faculty nominee worthy of emulation and note whether the committee may contact you for further information. Mail or e-mail your nomination to:
Oren Yagil, Ph.D., Academic Affairs Specialist
Office of the Dean, College of Public Health
987850 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-7850
E-mail: oyagil@unmc.edu

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