Paul and Judy Bible Teaching Excellence Award

Students are invited to submit nominations for the Paul and Judy Bible University Teaching Excellence Award, an award given annually to recognize and reward outstanding teaching by faculty at the University of Nevada, Reno. This prestigious award will be granted to an academic faculty member with at least 0.5 FTE who has not previously received the award. Since observation of teaching is required in the selection process, only faculty with regular teaching duties in the academic year of the nomination may be nominated. The winner will receive an award check for $10,000 at the appropriate University Spring Commencement Ceremony.

Nomination process

To nominate a faculty member, students should send a brief letter that includes the faculty member's name and department, course or courses taken from the faculty member, reason for the nomination, their name, major and contact information.

Nominations may be mailed, emailed or hand-delivered.

Nominations may be mailed to the following address: 

Paul and Judy Bible University Teaching Excellence Award Committee
c/o Provost's Office
Mail Stop 0005
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, NV 89557

Nominations may be also sent by email sent electronically to:

Nominations may be hand-delivered to Clark Administration, Room 108.

The deadline for receipt of nominations for the 2020 award is Monday, September 16, 2019, at 5:00 p.m.

Previous Paul and Judy Bible Teaching Excellence Award recipients

Previous award winners
Year Name Area
2019 Sarah Cummings College of Science
2018 Candice Bauer College of Engineering