Chancellors Award & Distinguished Professor

Main Page Content

Chancellor's Award & Distinguished Professor

The Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching is responsible for coordinating the SUNY Chancellor’s Award and Distinguished Professor nominations. If you would like to review successful Chancellor's and Distinguished Professor nomination portfolios, CELT has many available in our office in 100B Edwards Hall.

List of Previous Award Winners

Previous award recipients please note:

  1. Faculty currently holding Distinguished Faculty appointments may not be nominated for an Excellence Award in any of the categories.
  2. Recipients of an Excellence Award may not be nominated for an Excellence Award in a different category for a period of five years.

Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Adjunct Teaching

Due to CELT on September 23, 2019
Open only to adjunct faculty with a current position at Brockport who have taught a total of 12 courses in the past five years. We can submit up to four nominations to SUNY for this award each year.

Guidelines for Nomination

Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching

Due to CELT on November 4, 2019
We can submit up to four nominations to SUNY for this award each year.

Guidelines for Nomination

Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Scholarship & Creative Activity

Due to CELT on November 4, 2019
We can submit one nomination to SUNY for this award each year.

Guidelines for Nomination

Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Faculty Service

Due to CELT on November 4, 2019
Open only to full-time faculty (regardless of academic rank) who have at least three years of full-time service on our campus in the past five years. We can submit one nomination to SUNY for this award each year.

Guidelines for Nomination

Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Librarianship

Due to CELT on November 4, 2019
Open only to full-time librarians with an MLS degree and at least three years of service on our campus in the past five years.

Guidelines for Nomination

Chancellor's Award for Professional Service

Due to CELT on November 4, 2019
Open only to full-time professional staff who have been at the campus for at least three years. Professional staff meeting these qualifications who are in the Research Foundation, BASC and M/C are also eligible. We can submit up to three nomination packages to Albany for this award.

Guidelines for Nomination

SUNY Administration Guidelines for Chancellor's Awards

While all of the information you need to construct the nomination portfolio is contained in the campus guidelines, the SUNY guidelines provide additional information about the Teaching, Scholarship/Creative Activity, Faculty Service, Librarianship, and Professional Service awards.

SUNY Guidelines


Chancellor’s Award for Classified Service

Administered locally at Brockport by the Department of Human Resources, this is open to staff that have completed at least three years of continuous, full-time permanent service in the Classified Service position for which they are nominated. Contact Human Resources for SUNY and campus guidelines and deadlines.

Chancellor's Awards for Student Excellence

Administered by Kimberly Piatt in the Leadership Development Program. More information can be found on the Leadership Development Program Awards page.


Distinguished Faculty Ranks

Categories include Distinguished Professorship, Distinguished Teaching, and Distinguished Service. Open only to full-time faculty with the rank of Professor who have completed ten years of full-time teaching within the SUNY system.

Nominations can be submitted to SUNY in either the fall or spring semester. If you intend on submitting a portfolio in the fall, please send an email to CELT before January 1 indicating intent to submit and specifying the award. If you intend on submitting a portfolio in the spring, please send an email to CELT before September 1 indicating intent to submit and specifying the award.

An electronic copy of each of the portfolio items must be must be emailed to CELT for a fall submission before February 15 and for a spring submission before October 15.

Guidelines for Nomination

SUNY Administration Guidelines for Distinguished Faculty Ranks

Last Updated 8/19/19

Close mobile navigation