Fall Teaching Awards
CTE recognizes and rewards excellence in teaching at SMU with three awards during the fall semester. The President's Associates Outstanding Faculty Award goes to a tenured faculty member, while the Golden Mustang Award goes to junior, tenure-track faculty member. And this is the third year for the Provost's Teaching Recognition Award, which recognize outstanding contributions to teaching and learning by non-tenure track, full time faculty.
Each award carries a $1,000 stipend. Learn more.
Learn, Share and Grow Professionally in a Faculty Learning Community
CTE’s Faculty Learning Communities provide the structure and support for small groups within the SMU teaching community to spend a year working together in an active, collaborative, program, structured to provide encouragement, support, and reflection on a topic about which you share a mutual passion.Each FLC participant receives a
stipend to be used toward professional development costs related to participation in the community. Learn more.
- Teaching and Learning in Graduate Seminars
- Innovative Assessment Techniques
- Higher Education in America: From National Policy to the Individual Classroom