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President's Distinguished Achievement Award:
ADVANCING GLOBALIZATION

List of past recipients

 

ONE AWARD FOR TENURED/TENURE-TRACK FACULTY


Purpose of award

This award is to recognize, encourage and reward either an individual or a team of faculty who have significantly expanded UTSA’s involvement in the global arena. The distinguished faculty should have made contributions in one or more of the following areas: the development and implementation of international components into the curriculum; study-abroad programs; collaborations with foreign institutions.


Screening process and nomination packet

A President's Distinguished Achievement Award for Advancing Globalization review committee will focus on this award and be composed primarily of former award recipients. The nomination packet for this award will consist of only the following, assembled into a single PDF file in the order indicated:

  1. award nomination form
  2. recent letter of support/nomination from the department chair
  3. self-statement of advancement of globalization (not to exceed 5 pages). The statement should speak to
    • the nature and quality of involvement in the global arena
    • how these efforts have expanded UTSA’s globalization efforts and either enhanced the institution’s global visibility or broadened students’ awareness of global issues.
  4. current curriculum vitae that includes involvement in the global arena

No additional materials should be submitted.

Each dean’s office should upload completed nomination packets to SharePoint no later than Friday, January 27, 2017. [Specific SharePoint links will be provided to each dean's office.]

Previous recipients of the President's Distinguished Achievement Award for Advancing Globalization are ineligible for nomination for this award.

Each college may submit a maximum number of nominees (based on the size of the college) for this award category:

College

Maximum Number
of Nominees

CACP

1

COB

4

COE

2

COEHD

3

COLFA

5

COPP

1

COS

4

University College

1

Honors College

1

SEE TABLE AT RIGHT.


Past Recipients

2015 

Sonia Alconini, Liberal and Fine Arts

2014 

Hamid Beladi, Business

2013 

Carlos D. Garcia, Sciences

2012 

Mohammad Jamshidi, Engineering

2011 

Misty Sailors, Education and Human Development

2010 

Norma Cantu, Liberal and Fine Arts

2009 

Cheryl Linthicum, Business

2008 

Victoria Jones, Business