Two $5,000 awards are given to faculty and academic staff members at UW System institutions in recognition of outstanding career achievement in teaching. In addition, one $5,000 award is given to an academic department, program or other academic unit which demonstrates exceptional commitment to and effectiveness in teaching. The Regents Teaching Excellence Awards are administered by the systemwide Office for Academic and Student Affairs.

Teaching Excellence Award Recipients

2018

Photo of Dr. Martina Lindseth, professor of German at UW-Eau Claire

Dr. Lindseth

Martina Lindseth

Professor of German, Department of Languages, UW-Eau Claire

Photo of (from left) President Ray Cross, Regent Jason R. Plante, Dr. Martina Lindseth, and Regent President John R. Behling

(from left) President Ray Cross, Regent Jason R. Plante, Dr. Martina Lindseth, and Regent President John R. Behling


Photo of Dr. Kirthi Premadasa, associate professor of mathematics at UW-Baraboo/Sauk County

Dr. Premadasa

Kirthi Premadasa

Associate Professor, Mathematics Department, UW-Baraboo/Sauk County, UW Colleges

Photo of (from left) President Ray Cross, Dr. Kirthi Premadasa, Regent Mike Jones, and President John R. Behling

(from left) President Ray Cross, Dr. Kirthi Premadasa, Regent Mike Jones, and President John R. Behling


Photo of Dr. Heidi Sherman, chair of UW-Green Bay's History Department

Dr. Sherman, chair of UW-Green Bay's History Department, accepts award on department's behalf

History Department, UW-Green Bay

Award accepted by Dr. Heidi Sherman, department chair

Photo of (from left) President Ray Cross, Regent Tony Evers, Dr. Heidi Sherman (department chair), and Regent President John R. Behling

(from left) President Ray Cross, Regent Tony Evers, Dr. Heidi Sherman (department chair), and Regent President John R. Behling

Nomination Process

2019 Nomination Deadline: To Be Announced