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Call for Nominees for the 2021 Henry Bischoff Excellence in Teaching Award

TO: All Faculty

FROM: Professors Daniela Buna and Michael Bitz, Co-chairs, Henry Bischoff Excellence in Teaching Award Committee

The Henry Bischoff Excellence in Teaching Award Committee is soliciting nominations for the next academic year. This prestigious award was created to honor Henry Bischoff after his retirement in 1997. The Committee confers the award to faculty whose work as a teacher embodies the best of Ramapo’s teaching culture.

Faculty members nominate colleagues. All nominations must be made in writing in an email message or attachment with a narrative citing specific reasons for the nomination, not to exceed one page. The deadline for submission of nominations is April 15, 2021. The Committee urges Conveners to consider nominating excellent teachers in their groups. If anyone has questions about nominations, please reach out to this year’s award co-chairs, Professor Daniela Buna and Michael Bitz.

Subsequent to the nomination deadline, the Committee will request supporting documentation from nominees. This documentation will be due June 30, 2021 via electronic submission. The Committee will make a decision and notify the nominees by early September. The award ceremony will be held during the Fall 2021 semester.

Please send nominations to Professor Michael Bitz at

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