Debra W. Stewart Award for Outstanding Leadership in Graduate Education

    Please Note: Nominations for 2017 are closed.

     

    Description

    Created by the CGS Board of Directors to recognize outstanding leadership in graduate education, this award is given annually to an individual who exemplifies the leadership qualities of the Council’s fifth president, Debra W. Stewart. The selection committee gives serious consideration to nominees with a strong reputation for ethics and integrity, a history of active participation in the graduate community, and a record of strategic vision and actions resulting in meaningful impacts in areas such as, but not limited to, evidence-based innovation, program development, diversity and inclusion, student learning and career outcomes, personnel management, policy advocacy in support of graduate education and research, and fiscal responsibility.

     

    Eligibility

    • The current senior graduate dean at any CGS “Regular” or “Associate” member institution is eligible to be nominated for the award. Please note that assistant and associate-level deans are not eligible to be nominated.
    • Members of the CGS Board are not eligible to be nominated for the award during active years of board service.
    • Please see the Frequently Asked Questions provided in the Call for Nominations for additional considerations.

     

    How to Submit a Nomination Package: Nominations for 2017 are closed.

     

    Contact

    Anna Naranjo

     

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