The Vice-Chancellor is calling for applications for these awards, the purpose of which is to promote, recognise and reward teaching excellence, and the systems that support teaching excellence. Award winners receive $10,000 and, in some cases, the opportunity to be nominated for national awards.
There are four categories of awards:
· Outstanding Teaching, including Early Career Awards
· Excellence in Research Supervision, now including Early Career Awards
· Support of the Student Experience (open to both academic and general staff)
· Systems that Achieve Collective Excellence in Learning and Teaching
Applications close: 5pm 31 March 2011
Further information can be found on the Institute for Teaching and Learning (ITL) website <http://www.itl.usyd.edu.au/awards/vcawards.htm>