Office of the Provost

Distinguished Award Announcements (September 9, 2014)

Memorandum

September 9, 2014

Dear Colleague:

This year, the University of Pittsburgh will once again present the Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching, Research, and Public Service Awards to accomplished members of the University’s faculty. These awards are designed to highlight exemplary teaching, research, and public service achievements.

I encourage you to nominate outstanding members of the University’s faculty for these awards. Please note the nomination deadline for each award.

  • Nominations for the Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Awards should be sent electronically to Vice Provost for Faculty Development, Laurie Kirsch (lkirsch@pitt.edu). The closing date for letters of nomination is Friday, October 10, 2014. The guidelines for this award are available by clicking here.
  • Nominations for the Chancellor’s Distinguished Research Awards should be sent electronically to Vice Provost for Research, Mark Redfern (mredfern@pitt.edu). The closing date for letters of nomination is Friday, October 24, 2014. The guidelines for this award are available by clicking here.
  • Nominations for the Chancellor’s Distinguished Public Service Awards should be sent electronically to Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs, Carey Balaban (cbalaban@pitt.edu). The closing date for letters of nomination is Friday, October 10, 2014. The guidelines for this award are available by clicking here.

Should you have any questions on how to proceed, please call Laurie Kirsch, Mark Redfern, or Carey Balaban as appropriate. In preparing your nomination, you also may wish to enlist (but need not) the help of the Office of the Dean in your school. We look forward to hearing from you.

Sincerely,

Patricia E. Beeson