The A. Rufus Tonelson Award annually recognizes members of the university faculty for outstanding achievement in teaching, research and service and who embody the balance of all three areas in their work at ODU. The nomination packet must be completed and delivered to the Alumni Association.
$1,000, a framed certificate, and a non-reserved campus parking pass for one year.
The Faculty Innovator Grant (FIG) program encourages Old Dominion University faculty to explore innovative use of technology to improve student learning. Faculty members may collaborate. Proposals are due December 3, and awards ($1,500-$3,000) will be announced no later than December 14.
$1,500 - $3,000
The purpose of the Faculty Research, Scholarship, and Creative Achievement Award is to recognize the accomplishments of faculty who achieve national prominence for high-quality research and scholarship.
$1,000 and a plant
This award seeks to recognize members of Old Dominion’s non-tenured faculty who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in teaching, discovery, knowledge integration, and service. The New Faculty Award looks to acknowledge well-rounded faculty members who embody the balance of all four areas through his or her work at Old Dominion University.
$500, a framed certificate, and a non-reserved campus parking pass for one year.
The Outstanding Faculty Awards are the Commonwealth's highest honor for faculty at Virginia's public and private colleges and universities. These awards recognize superior accomplishments in teaching, research, and public service.