Faculty Success

Adjunct Resources - essential links for new instructors to get started at UCF.

Faculty Advisors - information and links for faculty who advise students.

Awards - links to award opportunities for UCF faculty.

UCF Excellence Award Winners - links to UCF Excellence Award Winners.

Developing a Professional Portfolio - resources for creating a teaching portfolio.

Faculty Center Grants - information about funded events, conferences, and workshop series from the Faculty Center.

Semester Essentials - help in getting started at UCF, obtaining your roster, important policies, and links to important offices on campus.

Voices of Experience - recognizing voices of experience among the UCF faculty.

 

Faculty Spotlight View Other Award Winners

Peter Larson
College of Arts & Humanities Peter Larson My foundation derives from the liberal arts tradition: knowledge of a specific subject provides the greatest benefit when part of a well-rounded educational experience. Regarding History in general, my emphasis is on learning to think historically: going beyond a simple “what happened?” to question cau...

Alizera Rahrooh
College of Engineering and Computer Science Alizera   Rahrooh A "teaching philosophy" is a set of general principles used to guide practice. Mine is mostly second hand; some of it is gained by the many good teachers that I encountered in my education and some of it shaped by the insistent and critical students I have taught since first entering a college classroom as an ...

Mary Tripp
College of Sciences Mary  Tripp In school, I believed that good writing was a “gift” for a chosen few, and I wasn’t one of the chosen. After many years, I realized that becoming a good writer is a struggle for everyone. Like learning to write, learning to teach is also a struggle for everyone. Good teaching is not a “gift” for a chosen few—good ...