The AACP Council of Faculties (COF) Emerging Teaching Scholar Award is designed to recognize excellence of our academic pharmacy faculty engaged in and/or supporting scholarly teaching and the scholarship of teaching and learning. In recognizing service and outstanding contributions to our academy, pharmacy education and schools, the AACP COF Emerging Teaching Scholars will raise the bar for scholarly teaching and the scholarship of teaching and learning. Due to the prestigious nature of this award, up to five (5) AACP Emerging Teaching Scholars will be selected each year.
Closed for 2022–2023 submissions.
Deadline: February 22, 2023 at 11:59p.m. PT
Nominees may be any faculty academic rank at a college/schools of pharmacy. To be eligible for the award, nominees must:
- be a full current, full member of the AACP Council of Faculties;
- must have authored at least three (3) scholarly works related to teaching and learning accepted in peer reviewed forums (e.g. peer-reviewed journal, peer-reviewed book or book chapter, peer-reviewed abstract for a poster or podium presentation at a professional meeting);
- be the first/primary author or creator of at least two (2) scholarly works related to teaching and learning;
- must have NO MORE than 8 years since first publicly available scholarly work as a faculty member in the field of teaching and learning;
- may be any faculty academic rank; and
- has adhered to all award submission requirements (e.g., word count, number of artifacts).
See complete award instructions and eligibility requirements and new tips for successful award packages.
NEW: To facilitate the review process, an application template is now available! This file can be filled in with an applicant's personal information.
Review will be completed by a Council of Faculties committee using the evaluation criteria. Award winners will be announced in Spring. The AACP Emerging Teaching Scholars will receive their recognition during the COF Business Meeting at the AACP Annual Meeting.
Contact Michelle Assa-Eley, AACP Director of Education, with questions regarding the nomination or submission process.
2023 Award Recipients
Katherine Gruenberg, Pharm.D., MAEd, BCPS, University of California, San Francisco
Meredith L. Howard, Pharm.D., BCPS, University of North Texas Health Science Center
Stephanie Hsia, Pharm.D., MAEd, BCPS, BCPP, University of California, San Francisco
Kimberly C. McKeirnan, Pharm.D., BCACP, Washington State University
Jacqueline M. Zeeman, Pharm.D., The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
2022 Award Recipients
Courtney L. Bradley, Pharm.D., High Point University
Lauren Caldas, Pharm.D., BCACP, Virginia Commonwealth University
Alex Isaacs, Pharm.D., MS, BCPS, Purdue University
Taylor D. Steuber, Pharm.D., BCPS, Auburn University
2021 Award Recipients
Lindsey Childs-Kean, Pharm.D., MPH, BCPS, University of Florida
Cortney Mospan, Pharm.D., BCACP, BCGP, CPP, Wingate University
Diane H. Quinn, Pharm.D., BCACP, as Philadelphia College of Pharmacy at University of the Sciences
Christopher S. Wisniewski, Pharm.D., MSCR, BCPS, Medical University of South Carolina
2020 Award Recipients
Nicholas M. Fusco, Pharm.D., University of Buffalo, the State University of New York
Keri D. Hager, Pharm.D., BCACP, University of Minnesota
Adam Pate, Pharm.D., The University of Mississippi
Kathryn J. Smith, Pharm.D., BCACP, University of Florida
2019 Award Recipients
Ashley Castleberry, Pharm.D., University of Texas at Austin
Krista Larson Donohoe, Pharm.D., BCPS, CGP, Virginia Commonwealth University
Eliza Dy-Boarman, Pharm.D., Drake University
Daniel R. Malcom, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCP, Sullivan University
Jessica W. Skelley, Pharm.D., BCACP, Samford University
2018 Award Recipients
Andrew Bzowyckyj, Pharm.D., University of Missouri, Kansas City
Jeanne Frenzel, Pharm.D., North Dakota State University
Daniel R. Kennedy, Ph.D., Western New England University
Conan MacDougall, Pharm.D., University of California, San Francisco
Karen R. Sando, Pharm.D., Nova Southeastern University
2017 Award Recipients
Robert D. Beckett, Pharm.D., BCPS, Manchester University
Michelle Z. Farland, Pharm.D., BCPS, CDE, University of Florida
Jacqueline E. McLaughlin, Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Lauren A. O'Donnell, Ph.D., Duquesne University