Nominations for the third annual Julie Hays Teaching Award are being accepted through Friday, March 2. Introduced in 2009, this annual award was created to recognize Opus College of Business faculty members who exemplify an ongoing commitment to teaching and learning.

The award honors Dr. Julie Hays, a member of the Operations and Supply Chain Management Department, who died suddenly in 2007.

Faculty, students and alumni may nominate a faculty member in the Opus College of Business who they feel best meets the award criteria:

  • Active engagement with students.
  • Ability to stretch and challenge students.
  • Concern for the student as a whole person.
  • Creative approaches to teaching or the development of effective teaching materials.
  • Enthusiasm and passion for teaching

Details about past winners and the nomination process are available on the Julie Hays Teaching Award website. For more information email the OCB Teaching Committee.