The faculty's Excellence in Teaching prize
The Faculty of Social Sciences annually awards a prize to "persons who have contributed to a particularly successful effort for the quality of education and / or the pedagogical development". The prize will be awarded for the first time in 2022 based on these criteria.
Who can nominate?
All employees, students and doctoral students at the University of Gothenburg can nominate candidates.
Who can get the prize?
Eligible for the award are individual teachers, teaching teams, an education, or teacher-led projects. The prize of SEK 50,000 is paid to the prize winner's institution / equivalent and shall be used to provide opportunities for self-improvement and development.
About the nomination process
The nomination process is open during the spring semester. The faculty appoints an assessment group consisting of one representative for the faculty management and faculty office, one from the group higher education pedagogical experts, and one representative for students and doctoral students. The assessment group examines the nominations received and puts forward one or more candidates. In June, the Faculty Board makes a decision on the winner, based on the evaluation group's proposal.