Dean’s Distinguished Faculty Lecture and Award

The School of Medicine is soliciting nominations for the 2016 Dean’s Distinguished Faculty Lecture and Award to be bestowed upon a faculty member in the School of Medicine. This lectureship and award recognizes the scholarly achievements of a distinguished faculty member and provides him/her an opportunity to deliver a lecture on the signature themes of his/her work that are of intellectual interest to the entire faculty.

All faculty are encouraged to submit nominations to be reviewed by a School of Medicine-wide committee that will make recommendations to the Dean. Nominees will be judged on the significance and impact of their scholarly work, the academic ideals embodied by their careers, and their ability to deliver an exemplary lecture with broad appeal. 

Nominations should include the reasons for the nomination, the significance of the nominee’s contributions, an assessment of the nominee’s ability to communicate with and engage a multidisciplinary audience, and the curriculum vitae of the nominee.

Nominations should be sent by email to by Friday, December 4.