Graduate student Shawn Malone has been chosen by his supervisor and students to receive an Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award.
Outstanding Teaching Assistant AwardThe University of Iowa Council on Teaching annual Outstanding Teaching Assistant Awards are awarded to teaching assistants who have demonstrated outstanding ability as teachers at the University of Iowa. For 2007-2008, the Council administered 30 awards of $1,000 each.
Teaching assistants from all academic units may be nominated for these awards. A teaching assistant who has won an award in the past may not be nominated again.
Nominations may be initiated by students, faculty, colleagues, departmental executive officers (DEOs), or deans. Self-nominations are not allowed. Nominations must follow the guidelines specified in the directions. All materials must be submitted to the nominees’ teaching department for the DEO’s signature. The DEO will forward nominations to the Council on Teaching in care of the Office of the Provost.