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Faculty Excellence is committed to supporting and strengthening faculty through recruitment, development, and retention of outstanding scholars and educators.
We promote the growth of academic leaders through professional development opportunities and institutional policies designed to strengthen our collective faculty who advance UCF’s mission of discovery, learning, and engagement.
We believe a great university is built by great faculty and we’re here to help you at every step.
Professor, College of Arts & Humanities
UCF History Professor Luis Martínez-Fernández marks his debut as a nationally syndicated columnist this month, only one of a handful of self-identified Latinos who have their syndicated work published in mainstream media outlets. There are about a dozen or so, if you include alternative press.
Creators Syndicate released his first few columns, which coincided with the start of National Hispanic Heritage Month on Sept. 15. The month runs through Oct. 15. Read more.
Inclusive Excellence is at the core of UCF’s mission to recruit, cultivate and retain exceptional diverse faculty, students and staff. Faculty Excellence has created resources for inclusive teaching practices and diverse faculty searches to make UCF an equitable and inclusive working and learning environment.
3 Faculty Honored for Innovatively Engaging Students
For the ninth year, the Women of Distinction Award recognizes women faculty for their contributions to innovative teaching.
UCF Experts Weigh in as Coronavirus Captures Headlines
UCF faculty and staff in various fields share their expertise with local and national media.