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Early Career Faculty Excellence Award

Criteria:  This award recognizes an early career faculty member (pre-tenure) who has exhibited extraordinary excellence in their faculty work at TCNJ. This can involve one or more of the following:

  • Excellence as a Teacher-Scholar, integrating research/creative activity and classroom instruction.
  • Extraordinary service to students through mentorship or advising.
  • Extraordinary service to the department or program.
  • Extraordinary commitment to community service and outreach.

Nomination process: Faculty may be nominated by a faculty or staff peer or a student (current or former). A completed nomination form should include basic information about the nominator and nominee, as well as a paragraph of up to 500 words describing the nominee’s exceptional record of faculty work.

Application Form

Decision made by: Faculty Senate Awards Committee

Award Winners:

  • 2024 – Mahrukh Khan, Electrical and Computer Engineering, School of Engineering
  • 2023 – Natasha Patterson, Public Health, School of Nursing and Health Sciences