2015 Faculty Day Award Recipients

Awards Ceremony and Reception

Student Center
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
4:00 to 4:45 p.m.
Ⓟ Penthouse

The Claire Tow Distinguished Teacher Award

  • This award was established through a generous gift from Leonard Tow, a member of the Class of 1950 and a trustee of the Brooklyn College Foundation, in honor of his wife, Claire Tow, a member of the Class of 1952. The award recognizes a senior member of the faculty for outstanding qualities as a teacher and for being a role model to students and other faculty. It carries a stipend of $10,000, to be paid in one installment through the Brooklyn College Foundation.

Award for Excellence in Teaching for a Part-time Faculty Member

  • The award, in the amount of $5,000, will be presented annually to a part-time (adjunct) faculty member for his or her demonstrated excellence in teaching and recognizes the important contributions made by adjunct faculty to teaching and learning at Brooklyn College.

Award for Excellence in Teaching for a Full-time Faculty Member

  • The award in the amount of $5,000 will be presented annually to a full-time faculty member for his or her demonstrated excellence in teaching at Brooklyn College.

Eric M. Steinberg Award for College Citizenship

  • The award in the amount of $5,000 will be presented annually to a full-time faculty member for meritorious service chiefly to Brooklyn College, but also for fulfillment of the college's mission in its relationships with communities in the Greater New York area and beyond.

Award for Excellence in Creative Achievement

  • The award in the amount of $5,000 will be presented annually to a full-time faculty member of Brooklyn College for creative or artistic work.

Award for Excellence in Research

  • The award in the amount of $5,000 will be presented annually to a full-time faculty member of Brooklyn College for outstanding scholarly work in his or her discipline.

Outstanding Graduate Deputy Award

  • The award establishes a $1,500 allocation (offered as an expense/reimbursement account) and is presented annually to a full-time faculty member of Brooklyn College for outstanding contributions as an advisor, mentor and instructor to students in the capacity of Graduate Deputy.

Award for Excellence in Academic Outcomes Assessment

  • The award establishes a $2,500 expense/reimbursement account and is presented annually to a full-time faculty member, or faculty team, for extraordinary contributions in championing academic outcomes assessment at Brooklyn College.

Reception

Approximately 4:45 p.m. (following the awards ceremony) to 6:30 p.m.
Ⓟ Penthouse