Faculty and Trainees Encouraged to Apply for Membership to Academy for Excellence in Education, application due October 30

October 25, 2022 by

Virginia Andersen and Tajie Harris

Virginia Andersen, PhD and Tajie Harris, PhD

Dear Colleagues:

By way of reminder, the Academy for Excellence in Education (AEE) is pleased to announce the Fall Call for membership applications for the 2022-2023 academic year. The AEE was founded to create an inclusive learning community of educators and foster and honor educational excellence in the UVA School of Medicine. The AEE provides membership, networking, mentoring, professional development, and grant opportunities.

Any SOM faculty member who contributes to education through training, teaching, and advising of undergraduate, medical or graduate students, residents, clinical or postdoctoral research fellows, or colleagues may apply for membership. Likewise, trainees who are actively engaged in a UVA health sciences or biomedical sciences postgraduate training program may apply for AEE membership. A roster of members is available here.

Interested faculty and trainees are encouraged to visit the AEE’s website here to download the appropriate application and review membership benefits, eligibility requirements and expectations, and application instructions. Please note the following key dates on the membership application timeline:

  • Applications due: October 30, 2022 (11:59pm)
  • Membership notifications: November 16, 2022

We invite you to share this announcement with your faculty and trainees as appropriate. It’s an exciting time to join the AEE’s community of educators in fostering educational excellence across UVA Health!

Please contact us with any questions.

Tajie & Gina

Tajie Harris, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neuroscience
Chair, Academy for Excellence in Education
University of Virginia School of Medicine

Virginia C. Andersen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences
Vice-Chair, Academy for Excellence in Education
University of Virginia School of Medicine

Filed Under: Call for Nominations, Faculty