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Board of Governors' Award for Excellence in Teaching The Board of Governors gives this award to a tenured faculty member on each campus of the UNC System for excellent and exceptional undergraduate teaching over a sustained period of time. A RECOMMENDATION LETTER IS REQUIRED FOR THIS AWARD and should not be combined with other award nominations. Please feel free to nominate the same professor separately for other awards. Eligibility - Any tenured faculty member who has taught at UNC-Chapel Hill for at least seven years is eligible. This includes faculty members in Academic Affairs, Health Affairs and professional schools. Nominees must be teaching undergraduates in the academic year in which they are selected. Recipients must have demonstrated excellent or exceptional undergraduate teaching over a sustained period of time, and nominations should document that record. Nominees must be teaching in the academic year in which they are nominated. Faculty members may receive this award only once.


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It is helpful for the selection committee when responses are as specific as possible, reinforcing your praise and comments with real-life examples that reflect the educator's qualities and character. For each, there are some suggested prompts, but you are not required to address any of these and can provide supporting evidence for each question outside of these prompts.

Please complete all of the following sections of the form in your own words.

It is helpful for the selection committee when responses are as specific as possible, reinforcing your praise and comments with real-life examples that reflect the educator's qualities and character. For each, there are some suggested prompts, but you are not required to address any of these and can provide supporting evidence for each question outside of these prompts.

Recommendation Letter is Required for Board of Governors Award

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