Rising Star Award

The Rising Star Award, established in 2021 by the Academy of Educators, recognizes a current Washington University faculty member at the Instructor or Assistant Professor level with less than six years of service as faculty in an academic teaching setting who shows exceptional promise as an educator through contributions in one or more domains of educational service, leadership, or scholarship.

2021 Rising Star Award Recipients

  • Joan P. Noelker, MD, MACM
  • Ilana Rosman, MD
  • Anup Shetty, MD
  • Lisa Zickuhr, MD

Applications Accepted: through May 31, 2022 @ 5:00pm
Once received, nominations will be reviewed by the Academy of Educators Awards subcommittee.

Application review criteria:
Nominations will be reviewed based on the criteria matrix.

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Contact the Academy of Educators Office: academyofeducators@wustl.edu

Selection Committee: Academy of Educators Awards Subcommittee

  • Suzie Thibodeaux, MD (Chair)
  • Colleen Wallace, MD (Vice Chair)
  • Steven Cheng, MD
  • Koong-Nah Chung, PhD
  • Erika Crouch, MD, PhD
  • Shelby Dickison, MD
  • Nigar Kirmani, MD
  • Mark Levine, MD
  • Michelle Miller-Thomas, MD
  • Bethany Sacks, MD
  • Tammy Sonn, MD
  • Sharlene Teefey, MD
  • Paul Wise, MD
  • Megan Wren, MD