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University Teaching Fellowship Program

Fellows’ Accomplishments

Former University Teaching Fellows have gone on to receive the following awards and hold the following University positions, among others:

Endowed Chairs:
Cavaliers’ Distinguished Teaching Professorship
Horace W. Goldsmith NEH Distinguished Teaching Professorship
Richard A. and Sarah Page Mayo NEH Distinguished Teaching Professorship
Samuel Miller Research Chair

National Awards, Fellowships, Grants:
Packard Foundation Fellowship ($500,000)
National Institute of Health (NIH) FIRST Award ($500,000+)
National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Awards
National Science Foundation (NSF) Presidential Young Investigator Awards
Guggenheim Fellowship
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Fellowships & Teaching Seminars
American Council of Learned Societies Fellowships
American Psychological Association’s Boyd McCandless Award
Fulbright Scholarships and Grants
William Riley Parker Prize, Modern Language Association
Phi Beta Kappa Book Award
American Society of Naturalists Young Investigators’ Prize
The Arthur Casagrande Professional Development Award (American Society of Civil Engineers)
The Edmund Friedman Young Engineer Award
Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize from the American Society of Civil Engineers
Graham Foundation Grant for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts
American Sociological Association Distinguished Book Award
American Council of Learned Societies’ Burkhardt Fellowship for Recently Tenured Scholars in the Humanities and Social Science
H. H. Uhlig Award (NACE International Young Corrosion Educator Award)

State of Virginia and U.Va. Awards, Fellowships, Grants:
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia Distinguished Faculty Award
Shannon Center for Advanced Studies Fellowships
Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities Fellowships
Teaching + Technology Initiative Fellowships
Alumni Board of Trustees Teaching Awards
Harrison Fund Awards for Teaching, Scholarship and Service
University Seminar (USEMS) Research Program Grants
Faculty Senate Teaching Initiative Grants
Rodman Scholars’ Award for Excellence in Teaching
Harold Morton, Jr. Teaching Prize in the School of Engineering and Applied Science
Women’s Center Mentoring Award
Departmental nominations for various national teaching awards

Visiting Appointments:
Thomas Jefferson Visiting Fellow at Downing College, University of Cambridge
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Fellow at University of California, Berkeley
Visiting Fellow, Center for the Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh
The National Economics University in Hanoi

University Positions:
Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement
Chair of the Faculty Senate
Secretary of the Faculty Senate
Associate Dean of the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences in the College
Departmental Chairs