- Joshua Duke, professor of applied economics and statistics, legal studies and marine science and policy;
- McKay Jenkins, Cornelius A. Tilghman Professor of English;
- Lisa McBeth, senior instructor in the School of Nursing; and
- Kyle McCarthy, assistant professor of entomology and wildlife ecology.
Eight members of the University of Delaware faculty have been recognized for outstanding work in teaching and advising, and four graduate teaching assistants have received awards for excellence in teaching. In addition, this year the new Mid-Career Faculty Excellence in Scholarship Award was presented to two faculty members. The honors were announced at the May 7 Faculty Senate meeting. Selected by the Senate’s Committee on Student and Faculty Honors, the teaching and advising awards are based primarily on nominations from current and past students. Nominations for the Mid-Career Faculty Award are solicited from members of the faculty. Excellence in Teaching awardees each receive $5,000, have their portraits hung in Morris Library for five years and have bricks inscribed with their names installed in Mentors’ Circle between Hullihen Hall and the Morris Library. This year’s Excellence in Teaching Awards were presented to: