In appreciation for the dedication and accomplishments of our faculty members, the College of Arts and Sciences has established Outstanding Faculty Achievement Awards. The purpose of these awards is to reward and recognize those who have demonstrated excellence in Scholarship/Research/Creative Activities, Service/Outreach, and Teaching, in accordance to the mission of New Mexico State University.

Scholarship/Research/Creative Activities ($1500)

 Criteria:

  • Achieved recent exceptional levels of quality scholarship/research/or creative activity
  • Regional, national or international recognition that may include but is not limited to: publishing, major grant funding, career award, fellowship, performances or other honors

 Eligibility: THIS AWARD IS SELECTED THROUGH A NOMINATION PROCESS. A DEPARTMENT HEAD OR FACULTY MEMBER MAY NOMINATE A FACULTY MEMBER FOR THIS AWARD. THE APPLICATION MATERIALS MUST BE COLLECTED AND THE FORM SUBMITTED BY THE NOMINATOR.

  • Tenured or Tenure Track-Not Yet Tenured
  • Eligible to repeat after 2 academic years
  • Meets expectations or higher in all areas on the latest Annual Performance Report

Selection process:

  • Majority vote by the College of Arts and Sciences Awards Committee with preference to international or national recognition.

Application deadline:

  • Nominations will be accepted through Monday, February 15, 2016
  • Recipients will be announced Monday, February 29, 2016