To be eligible for this prestigious annual award, an individual must be a full-time, part-time, or emeritus member with a primary or secondary appointment of the faculty of the Academic Health Center, or a University Professor. Nominations for faculty in the Schools of Dentistry, Health Professions, Medicine, Nursing, Optometry, and Public Health, including Departments of the Joint Health Sciences, are also welcome.
Nomination packets should include:
- a brief letter of nomination from the person submitting the nomination
- a current curriculum vitae of the nominee
The recipient will receive a $5,000 award and will be the keynote speaker at the 2013 DFL reception in the fall.
Congratulations to Dr. John Kearney, professor in the Department of Microbiology. He is the 2013 winner of the Distinguished Faculty Lecturer Award as well as the 50th DFL for the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Additional information about Dr. Kearney can be found at https://www.uab.edu/reporter/people/awards-honors/item/4030-kearney-is-2013-distinguished-faculty-lecturer.