OR TEACHING AWARD - ANNUAL AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN THE TEACHING OF OPERATIONS RESEARCH
The Operations Research Division of IIE invites nominations for its annual award recognizing excellence in teaching operations research. Please see the below and attached for details, as well as for a list of past award recipients. We hope you will nominate your outstanding educators.
The Operations Research Division of IIE invites nominations for its annual award recognizing excellence in teaching operations research.
The award will be presented at the upcoming IIE Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida May 19-23, 2012.
The candidate must be a member of IIE.
The course for which he/she is being recognized must be an undergraduate operations research course (examples of course titles might be Operations Research, Linear Programming, Optimization Methods, etc.) within an Industrial Engineering, Systems Engineering, Civil Engineering, or Management Engineering program.
Course materials for which they are being recognized must have been developed by the candidate.
Nominations may be made by a faculty colleague or a student who has taken the course from the candidate. The nomination package must consist of the following:
Letters of support from the nominator and two other individuals; at least one of the three letters must be from a faculty member and one from a student.
Course syllabus and supporting items such as samples of different instructional materials used.
Summary copies of teaching evaluations for the course he/she is being recognized.
Curriculum Vitae of the candidate.
A one-page reflective statement by the individual being nominated.
All supporting documents in the nomination package should be submitted in pdf format. Deadline for nominations is February 11, 2012. Please e-mail the entire package either as a single pdf file or a single compressed/zipped file to Dr. Mary Beth Kurz at email@example.com.
Mary E. Kurz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Industrial Engineering