The 2002-2003 Doctoral Dissertation Advisor/Mentoring Award, a program for
rewarding faculty who excel in supervising and/or mentoring graduate
students, is underway again this year. Your help in promoting this program,
by nominating your dissertation advisor or MFA advisor for one of these
awards, is requested. The awards are to encourage and reward excellence,
innovation and effectiveness in doctoral dissertation and Master of Fine
Arts advising. Five faculty members will be selected for the award and
receive $3,000 each. In addition, $1,000 will be given to the department,
solely for the purpose of supporting graduate students!
The nomination form and instructions for this award can be found online at:
Please submit nominations to your department chair. The college dean must
receive all nominations from the department before Friday, 18 October 2002.
Dr. Kenneth J. Gerhardt
UF Graduate School
University of Florida