Faculty Senate Faculty Awards

President's Council Teaching Awards

This award recognizes annually two full-time, tenured/tenure-track faculty members with a record of teaching excellence at the University of North Texas over at least a five-year period.


President's Council Service Awards

This award recognizes annually a full-time, tenured/tenure-track faculty member with an outstanding university service record  at the University of North Texas over at least a five-year period.


J.H. Shelton Excellence in Teaching Awards

This annual award, named for UNT alumnus Joe Houston Shelton, recognizes a full-time faculty member for a record of outstanding teaching at the University of North Texas for at least a five-year period.


 Minnie Stevens Piper Award

The Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation recognizes 10 professors state-wide during the current academic year for their dedication to the teaching profession and for their outstanding academic, scientific and scholarly achievement. UNT can nominate one faculty member annually.