2019-20 Grad Student Award Nominees

The purpose of the Graduate Student Award for Excellence in Teaching is to promote and reward teaching effectiveness by current graduate students and to provide award nominees with training on how to present evidence of teaching excellence. Nominees and winners will be honored at the annual Celebration of Teaching Excellence.

We are pleased to announce the nominees for the 2019-2020 academic year. Nominees are listed by school.


Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

Kayce Tomco, Chemistry
Michelle Valkanas, Biology

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School of Pharmacy

Liu S. Lu, Pharmacy

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Ngoc Pham, Pharmacology

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McAnulty Graduate School of Liberal Arts

Autumn Marie Chilcote, Clinical Psychology
Courtney Druzak, English
Basak Guven, Communication and Rhetorical Studies
Jeff Lambert, Philosophy
Siyuan Ma, English
Zachary Slanger, Philosophy