CNS Faculty Awards and Guidelines

The University of Texas at Austin and the College of Natural Sciences recognize excellence in teaching through a number of University-wide and College-wide awards.

Teaching Awards Committee Members

Advises the college on college-level and university-level teaching award nominations.

  • Ruth Buskirk - Distinguished Senior Lecturer, Biology
  • Chris Jolly – Associate Professor, Nutritional Sciences
  • Greg Sitz – Professor, Physics
  • Natasa Pavlovic – Professor, Mathematics
  • Arturo De Lozanne- Associate Professor, Molecular Biosciences
  • Don Winget – Professor, Astronomy
  • Mike Scott - Distinguished Senior Lecturer, Computer Science
  • Shelley Payne – Professor, Molecular Biosciences
  • David Vanden Bout – Associate Dean, Professor, Chemistry


 Sharon Williams
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