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Congratulations to the 2022 University Teaching Award Winners!

January 31, 2022

Board of Governors’ Award for Excellence in Teaching: Geoffrey Sayre-McCord Mentor Award for Lifetime Achievement: Jenny Ting Distinguished Teaching Awards for Post-Baccalaureate Instruction: Jocelyn Glazier, Alexa Chew, Theresa Palmer, and Beth Posner Tanner Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching: William … Continued

Promoting Mental Health: A CFE Resource

October 13, 2021

Teaching Strategies to Promote Mental Health and Wellbeing in Crisis Our campus community has been impacted by the tragic loss of student lives in our mental health crisis. As our campus responds to this crisis, we grieve these losses. To … Continued

Supporting Anti-Racism and Addressing Racist Violence

April 28, 2021

April 2021 Ongoing racial violence, including the shooting of Andrew Brown Jr. in our own state, has traumatized our campus community. The Chauvin conviction for the murder of George Floyd, while a step toward change, cannot erase the continued trauma … Continued

Fulbright Scholars Program

February 13, 2019

The Fulbright US Scholars program is a competitive cultural exchange in which selected US citizens receive monies to study, teach, or conduct research abroad. CFE supports faculty Fulbright Scholars by providing application assistance, holding information sessions, holding Fulbright Day in … Continued

Junior Faculty Development Awards for Calendar Year 2019

October 17, 2018

Are you an untenured assistant or associate professor looking for financial support for a research or scholarly project? Consider this exciting grant opportunity for Junior Faculty: The Provost’s Office is now accepting applications for competitive Junior Faculty Development Awards paid … Continued

CREATE Workshops

October 16, 2018

CREATE is a systematic method for teaching students to engage in the research process using published papers. When the method is used, students have opportunities to read parts of a publication, analyze and critique the data, and predict the next … Continued

Teaching after Hurricane Florence

September 19, 2018

While classes have resumed here in Chapel Hill, many faculty and students are continuing to cope with Hurricane Florence. The Center for Faculty Excellence is here to assist faculty as we support students who were affected by the storm. Fortunately, … Continued

CFE Welcomes Susan Girdler as new Faculty-In-Residence!

July 23, 2018

  The Center for Faculty Excellence is excited to announce its newest CFE Faculty-In-Residence—Dr. Susan Girdler.  Dr. Girdler brings vast expertise and experience in faculty development and in faculty mentoring, and plans to develop resources and programming in these areas … Continued