Excellence in Teaching

Mitchell Theys
UIC College of Engineering faculty member Mitchell Theys is among the winners of the Award for Excellence in Teaching. Photo: UIC Engineering/Jim Young

Each year, UIC honors some of its most dedicated and outstanding teachers with the Award for Excellence in Teaching. The winners, who receive a $5,000 salary increase, are selected by past recipients of the award from nominations made by departments and colleges.

Q&A with this year’s winners:

Vahe Caliskan, College of Engineering

Leslyn Hanakahi, College of Pharmacy

Mitchell Theys, College of Engineering

Victoria Trinder, College of Education

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