Excellence in Teaching Program

The General Assembly has provided monies to reward superior faculty who go above and beyond the expected levels of delivering instruction and improving educational excellence as demonstrated by student outcomes. Instructors in curriculum, occupational extension and basic skills programs will be eligible for this award. This monetary award is for one year only and will re-occur for a given individual only if he/she is selected in following years and if funding is available for Excellence in Teaching Awards.

Award Committee

The Excellence in Teaching Award Committee will be chaired by the Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning and comprised of the following members:

  • Faculty Association representative
  • Student Government Association President or representative
  • Two former Excellence in Teaching nominees
  • One academic dean and one support dean on a rotating schedule

If you have questions or need additional information about the Excellence in Teaching Awards, please send an email to teachingaward@rccc.edu.

Congratulations to our 2014-2015 Excellence in Teaching Award Recipients

Jade Bittle, English
Full-Time Excellence in Teaching Award Recipient

Aimee Durham, Computer Technology Integration
Part-Time Excellence in Teaching Award Recipient


Past Award Recipients