Honors an educator for outstanding teaching of microbiology to undergraduate students and for encouraging them to subsequent achievement.
Eligibility: The nominee must be currently teaching microbiology in a recognized college or university, with a substantial portion of his or her time during the past five years devoted to teaching undergraduate students in microbiology, and a minimum of ten years total teaching experience. The nominee may have engaged in research or other concerns, provided that teaching undergraduates remained a substantial activity. International educators are also eligible.
Award: A cash prize of $2,500, a commemorative piece, and travel to the ASM General Meeting where the laureate will deliver the Carski Award lecture.
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