This award serves to recognize and reward adjunct teaching faculty for outstanding academic advising. Academic advisors help students identify and achieve their personal, educational, and career goals, and therefore, are key to student success; our adjunct faculty are critical to this mission, and we would like to encourage more adjunct faculty involvement.
Recommendations for nominees may come from faculty, staff, administrators, students or student organizations. Self-nominations are also welcome. Nominations must be submitted to the Director of Advisement and Graduation Services.
Adjunct faculty with at least four semesters (may include summers) of teaching experience at MCC are eligible. Previous nominees who did not receive the award may be re-nominated. Previous winners may be nominated again after five years.
Note: For purposes of this award, academic advising is defined as non-classroom contacts with students to assist in clarifying, planning, and monitoring student progress.
Each nominee's materials should include (and be limited to):
Faculty will be chosen on the basis of documented outstanding advising and the demonstration of excellence through: