Open Call: UNIVIE Teaching Award2020

The UNIVIE Teaching Award2020 focuses on introductory courses as well as on the coherence of teaching activities and assessment. Students, teachers, as well as (vice) directors of studies and (vice) deans for teaching are invited to nominate courses they consider excellent in these areas. Studierende, Lehrende und Funktionsträger*innen im Bereich Lehre sind herzlich eingeladen, Lehrveranstaltungen zu nominieren, die sie für herausragend halten.


  • „Teaching & Assessment Well Aligned“: Awarded to teachers who convincingly coordinate their courses’ intended student learning outcomes, teaching/learning methods, and assessment. More information
  • „Successful Introductory Classes“: Awarded to teachers of large introductory classes that foster engaged and active study habits among students (through continuous learning, communicating learning strategies, peer learning, stimulating assignments, teaching/learning materials etc.). More information


Each award winner (individual or group of teachers) will receive € 3,000 dedicated to future teaching activities. This prize is intended to help implement teaching projects (e.g. to fund student workers, to develop (digital) teaching materials, to invite guest lecturers, or to pay for field trips). The Center for Teaching and Learning will be happy to advise prize winners upon request.

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