Excellence in Teaching Award
PROFESSOR ELIZABETH BESKE
This award recognizes outstanding teaching, as reflected by thoughtful pedagogy, commitment to student mentoring and advising, institutional leadership focused on improving the variety, quality, rigor of teaching at the Washington College of Law ( e.g., development or revitalization of course, mentoring of colleagues in teaching, etc.), and/or the creation of an intellectually challenging classroom environment.
Innovation in Pedagogy Award
PROFESSOR JEAN HAN
This award recognizes exceptional creativity and innovation in instruction, including but not limited to, the use of technology.
Adjunct Teaching Award
PROFESSOR CARLOS ACOSTA
This award recognizes outstanding teaching, thoughtful pedagogy, committed student mentoring, or exceptional creativity and innovation in instruction by a member of the adjunct faculty.
Outstanding Service Award
PROFESSOR ROBERT DINERSTEIN
This award recognizes a faculty member’s outstanding service either outside or within law school or university. External service may include, but is not limited to, involvement with local or national organizations, professional associates and bodies, pro bono work, and volunteer work. Internal service may include, is not limited to, involvement with faculty committees, support to student organizations, and collaboration with other offices at Washington College of Law.