Committee on Scholarly Honors and Awards (SHA)

Committee Chair: Olivier Civelli
Committee Analyst: Christine Aguilar

Responsibilities:

  1. Solicits nominations and selects recipients for the following Distinguished Faculty Awards that recognize Senate members for their outstanding research, teaching and service:
    • Distinguished Faculty Award for Research
    • Distinguished Mid-Career Faculty Award for Research
    • Distinguished Assistant Professor Award for Research
    • Distinguished Faculty Award for Teaching
    • Distinguished Assistant Professor Award for Teaching
    • Daniel G. Aldrich, Jr. Distinguished University Service Award
    • Distinguished Mid-Career Faculty Award for Service
    • Distinguished Faculty Award for Mentorship
  2. Solicits nominations for the faculty recipient of the UCI Medal and forwards several recommendations to the Chancellor for his special appointment.
  3. Advises the Irvine Division on matters related to scholarly honors and awards.

Membership:

The Committee on Scholarly Honors and Awards consists of five faculty members appointed for three year terms by the Committee on Committees. There will be no more than one member from any Faculty. The Vice Chancellor for Research and the Dean of Undergraduate Education will serve as ex officio and non-votinmembers. Consideration will be given to previous recipients of the Academic Senate’s Distinguished Faculty Awards and the UCI Medal for at least three positions on the Committee.

Subcommittees: None

Policies and Procedures:

Manual of the Irvine Division
Chapter III, Section V, Bylaw 127: Committee on Scholarly Honors and Awards