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At the end of each academic year, the CTE hosts the university's formal awards ceremony that provides an opportunity for Rice administrators, faculty, and students to celebrate the contributions of Rice instructors who have devoted themselves to both their students and the craft of teaching.

University Awards Ceremony & Reception 2019

Thursday, April 18, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm
McMurtry Auditorium

There will be a wine and appetizer reception following the ceremony. All students, faculty, alumni, and staff are encouraged to attend (no RSVP required).

2019 Brown Lecture on Teaching Excellence
”Multiple methods, new knowledges and dis/comfort: The classroom as experimental space”
Presented by Robert Werth
2018 Recipient, George R. Brown Prize for Excellence in Teaching
Senior Lecturer in Sociology

Awards Presented:
George R. Brown Prize for Excellence in Teaching
George R. Brown Awards for Superior Teaching
Rice University Faculty Award for Excellence in University Service and Leadership
Rice University Faculty Award for Excellence in Professional Service and Leadership
Rice University Faculty Award for Excellence in Research, Teaching, and Service
Marjorie Corcoran Award
Charles W. Duncan Achievement Award for Outstanding Faculty
Nicolas Salgo Outstanding Teaching Award
Presidential Award for Mentoring
Teaching Award for Excellence in Inquiry-Based Learning
Sarah A. Burnett Teaching Prize in the Social Sciences
Sophia Meyer Farb Prize for Teaching (Phi Beta Kappa Teaching Award)
NEW! School of Engineering Award for Excellence in Teaching
NEW! Graduate Liberal Studies John Freeman Faculty Teaching Award
NEW! Graduate Liberal Studies John Freeman Faculty Mentoring Award
STC Teaching Award (for Student-Taught Courses)
Graduate Student Teaching Awards


Teaching Awards Ceremony 2015 in Pictures

In 2015, over 230 guests celebrated the achievements of 28 Rice faculty.