Presidential Early Career Professorship

Award Description and Eligibility:

The Presidential Early Career Professorship Award recognizes a faculty member, during his or her probationary period who has an outstanding record of research, scholarship, or creative activity, and whose work shows the potential to be transformative. This award is given to one faculty in their fifth year or prior. The annual award includes a one-time payment of $50,000 in research support.

Nomination and Submission Procedures:

Information about nomination procedures, the submission process, and the way that selections are made can be found in the Presidential Early Career Professorship Award Call for Nominations.


All completed nomination packets must be received by the Office for Faculty Success by January 18, 2019. See the Call for Nominations for specific details.

Past Recipients:

YEAR faculty member department
2019 Alicia Eggert Studio Art
2018 Angie Cartwright Counseling and Higher Education