Seeking Teacher of the Year Nominations

Seeking Teacher of the Year Nominations

Calling all Spring and Summer 2018 Graduates! Who was your most outstanding full-time faculty member?  

Each year, HPU recognizes one full-time faculty member for excellence in teaching. The teacher who is chosen for this honor is recognized at graduation and receives a monetary award. Submit your nomination by sending an email to no later than 5 p.m., Wednesday, April 18, 2018.

In order for your nomination to be considered, please provide us some information about your choice:

  • How did the full time faculty member stand out in one or more of these areas?

o   Communicating effectively with students

o   Motivating and inspiring students

o   Demonstrating excellence in the classroom

o   Demonstrating excellence in course content


Pictured are 2016 Teacher of the Year Margo Bare, retired professor of social work, and 2017 Teacher of the Year David Horgen, Ph.D., professor and chair of the chemistry and biochemistry program and head of HPU’s Shared Instrumentation Facility