Faculty Affairs

Providing overall coordination for faculty-related personnel matters

Regents’ Teaching Excellence & Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Awards

The Regents’ Teaching Excellence Award, Regents’ Teaching Excellence Award for Online Teaching and the Regents’ Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award are the highest honors for faculty at Georgia’s public colleges and universities. The program accepts nominations from each institution in the University System of Georgia for a total of six individual faculty awards and one program award annually. Individual faculty award winners are recognized each year during an awards ceremony at the Regents’ Scholarship Gala.

Created in 1996, the Regents’ Awards program recognizes the finest among the University System of Georgia’s full-time instructional faculty for their demonstrated educational excellence in teaching, online teaching and the scholarship of teaching and learning. Award recipients in the past have had a record of exceptional teaching and a strong commitment to impacting student learning, ultimately fostering the academic success of students.