Awards and Recognition

Organizational Development & Human Resources

Endowed Chairs Program

Who is Eligible? Full-Time Tenured Faculty
Application Process Opens: Every year in February/March
Application Deadline: Every year in April

The Endowed Chairs for Learning Leadership program has been established to recognize and promote academic excellence at Valencia College. The program honors outstanding members of the Valencia teaching faculty and provides resources needed for advancement of instruction at Valencia.

Learning Leadership Chairs have been established in two categories. Category I awards are awarded to faculty to fund a proposed learning experience that supports the mission, vision, and values of Valencia College and has a connection to student learning. Category II awards provide funding for projects that enhance learning-centered activities and/or foster professional development departmentally, college wide, within a discipline, or within the central Florida community.

Who can apply?
Faculty members who are on a TENURED (continuing) contract and devote at least sixty (60) percent of  regularly assigned duties to instructing or counseling students.

Visit Valencia Foundation's website for more information

2016-2017 Endowed Chair Recipients



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