ETC Awards and Selection Process FAQs

Most Asked Endowed Teaching Chair Questions

What is an Endowed Teaching Chair?
Do the finalists who are not named an Endowed Teaching Chair receive anything?
How are semifinalists selected in the Endowed Teaching Chair process?
Who is eligible for participation in the process?
What are my responsibilities if I accept nomination for an Endowed Teaching Chair?
How are the finalists determined?
Who decides who sits on the screening committee?
Who selects the ETC honorees and FEA winners?
Isn't it more important to provide funding for student scholarships than for recognizing professors?
How do a committee process and a Board vote ensure the best teachers are truly honored?


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