To promote and support diversity in pedagogy and research, IUPUI bestows the following awards:
Dr. Joseph T. Taylor Awards for Excellence in Diversity
These awards are in honor of Dr. Joseph T. Taylor, the first dean of the IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI. They will be conferred by Chancellor Charles R. Bantz during the 25th Annual Joseph T. Taylor Symposium on February 25, 2014.
Chancellor's Diversity ScholarThe Office of the Chancellor and the Office of Diversity, Equity, honors outstanding faculty members who exemplify the value of diversity in his or her scholarship and service and maintains a record of high accomplishment and leadership. A cash award of $3,000 is given annually to a full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty member.
2013 Kathleen A. King Thorius, School of Education
2012 Leslie Ashburn-Nardo, School of Science
2011 Robin L. Hughes, School of Education
* This award was first presented at the 2011Chancellorís Academic Honor
Chancellor's Multicultural Impact Award
When funding available, the Chancellor's Office and the Office of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion seek student nominations for this award. The Chancellor's Multicultural Impact Award is an award given to a student who promotes a campus climate where diversity is valued, energizes our appreciation of world cultures, or champions social justice for all at IUPUI.
Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Multicultural Teaching/Pedagogy
The Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Multicultural Teaching acknowledges faculty who integrate culturally relevant content into their curriculum; who employ an inclusive, student-centered pedagogy; and who champion diversity as a value that ensures the academic success of all students. A cash award of $3,000 is given annually to either a full-time or part-time faculty member.
2013 Leslie Ashburn-Nardo, School of Science
2012 Khadija Khaja, School of Social Work
2011 Jennifer Thorington Springer, School of Liberal Arts
Chancellor's Diversity Scholar Award
» More information