Deadline extended: Nominate an outstanding faculty member for the John S. Diekhoff Award by Feb. 29

Diekhoff Award 2016 flyerDo you know a faculty member who has been outstanding in teaching or mentoring graduate students? This is your chance to help them get recognized with the prestigious John S. Diekhoff Award.

The deadline to nominate a faculty member has been extended to Feb. 29.

The John S. Diekhoff Award for Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching is awarded annually to two faculty members who have made exemplary contributions to graduate students through work in the classroom.

In order to be eligible, faculty members:

  • Must have a primary appointment in a department awarding degrees through the School of Graduate Studies; and
  • Must have taught a graduate course in the last three years.

Nomination criteria and the form are available online.

The deadline to submit a nomination is Feb. 29 at midnight.

For more information or to join the Diekhoff committee, email or visit