Awards and Recognition Programs
UIC offers a variety of awards and recognition to faculty. This is a general list along with contact information.
Silver Circle Awards for Teaching Excellence
Researcher of the Year Award
This program is intended to recognize and inspire commitment and innovation in research at UIC. Nominations can be submitted by anyone from the UIC community who is knowledgeable about a successful UIC researcher. Self-nominations will be accepted.
Contact: Jennifer Czak, firstname.lastname@example.org or Jacqueline Berger, email@example.com,
Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research
Woman of the Year Award, Chancellor's Committee on the Status of Women
Mentor of the Year Award, Chancellor's Committee on the Status of Women
of the Year Award
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, UIC Office of Technology Management
of Illinois Distinguished Service Award. Bestowed
upon alumni, faculty, staff or friends of the University of
Illinois by the University of Illinois Alumni Association,
it is awarded to those individuals who have consistently demonstrated
extraordinary commitment, dedication, and service to the advancement
of the University of Illinois.
Contact: Alumni Association, 217/333-1471 or 800/355-2586, email@example.com
Flame Award for Teaching Excellence.Given to
exceptional UIC educators, nominated by alumni and sponsored
by the UIC Alumni Advisory Board.