University Distinguished Teaching Professorship

Policy number: 
06.015
Policy description: 

The University Distinguished Teaching Professorship award recognizes tenured faculty who perform outstanding teaching, teach at the introductory levels of their disciplines, promote the continuous development of teaching excellence, and promote improved teaching among their colleagues in the UNT community.  

Policy owner: VP for Academic Affairs
Policy contact: 
Terri Day
Vice Provost for Academic Administration
Division of Academic Affairs
Applies to: 
Faculty
Date Issued: 
Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Last updated: 

Date: 
2014-06-11
Action: 
Revision
Comments: 
Revised change the review cycle from three to five years; include an opportunity to retire as University Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus; provide clarification of retention of salary; and include a provision that University Distinguished Teaching Professors cannot hold Regents Professorship simultaneously. Effective 6/11/2014.
Date: 
2009-04-07
Action: 
New Policy
Comments: 
Establishes a process to recognize distinguished teaching at UNT. Effective 04/07/2009.