We’re committed to supporting + strengthening faculty
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.
Congratulations to our 2021 Trustee Chairs!
Six faculty members have been awarded this prestigious honor for 2021-2026.
Congratulations to: Deborah Beidel, Zenghu Chang, Peter Delfyett, Peter Hancock, Talat Rahman and Jeff Rupert.
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.
10 UCF Graduate Students Awarded Florida Space Grant Consortium Fellowships
Students will receive awards ranging from $5,000 to $10,000 each to continue their education, which will help advance space-related technology and exploration.
UCF Professor Moonlights as Serial Marathoner
Seth Elsheimer, 69, has run a marathon in all 50 states three times over and is looking to complete his fourth cycle.