David White Award for Teaching Excellence

The David White Award is an annual, University-wide teaching award that recognises overall teaching excellence in any of the following, or related, fields: Science; Health; Agriculture; and Veterinary Science.

Recipients are acknowledged for their outstanding achievements across the various elements that constitute excellence in teaching in   higher education: the inspiration and motivation they provide students; their contribution to the development of curricula and teaching and learning resources; the high quality practice in assessment of student learning; their respect for students as individuals; and the various ways in which their scholarly activities have influenced and enhanced learning and teaching.

The University confers up to three Excellence in Teaching Awards annually, normally one per named award.

How to apply

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