Call for Nominations for the 2018 Ohio Section
Distinguished Teaching Award
There are many
outstanding mathematics educators in the Ohio Section, and one
way to recognize them for their excellence is to nominate them
for the Ohio Section Award for Distinguished College or
University Teaching of Mathematics. If you know of such an
outstanding educator, please consider nominating him or her for
To make a
nomination, complete the one-page nomination form, write a
description of why you have chosen to nominate this individual,
and solicit recommendations from colleagues and current or
former students. Nomination forms and detailed instructions are
available from the Ohio MAA Website at http://sections.maa.org/ohio/Award/.
Nominees must be members of the MAA and the Ohio Section, and
they must have more than seven years of teaching experience in
the mathematical sciences at the college/university level.
The award will be
presented at the 2018 Spring Meeting of the Ohio Section, and
appropriate publicity will be generated at the winner’s home
institution. The winner will become the Ohio Section’s nominee
for the MAA’s 2018 Deborah and Franklin Tepper Haimo Award for
Distinguished College or University Teaching of Mathematics.
Past Ohio Section winners who have gone on to receive the Haimo
Award are Aparna Higgins (University of Dayton, 2005) and V.
Frederick Rickey (Bowling Green State University, 1993).
Nominations should be sent to Pam Warton, Secretary
of the Ohio Section of the MAA, via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
(preferred) or via postal mail to Pam Warton, Department of Mathematics, University of
Findlay, 1000 N. Main St., Findlay, OH 45840.
If you have
questions or comments, please contact Katie Cerrone, Chair of
the Teaching Award Committee, at email@example.com or
The nomination deadline is January 1, 2018.