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Instructional Excellence Project-ACUE

Call for Applications

Texas A&M University is now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 Texas A&M University System Instructional Excellence ProjectThe Texas A&M University System, under the leadership of Dr. James Hallmark, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, and Dr. Shonda Gibson, Associate Vice Chancellor, is underwriting this program to encourage system-wide excellence in teaching. Participation in this initiative is highly valued in support of teaching excellence, and it will be included in the evaluation for tenure, promotion, and post-tenure review according to Texas A&M University System Policy, and the Texas A&M promotion and tenure guidelines.

This opportunity is a coordinated effort among the Texas A&M University System, the Association of College and University Educators (ACUE), the Texas A&M Office of the Dean of Faculties, and the Texas A&M Center for Teaching Excellence.

This call is for full-time Texas A&M University faculty to participate in one of three professional development opportunities, which use the same application but have different deadlines and notification dates.

Application Timeline 


Application Process

Prepare the following documents in PDF format:
  • Letter of support from Department Head or Direct Supervisor (1-page maximum)
  • Teaching Philosophy Statement (1-page maximum) Philosophy Statement Guide
  • Course syllabus
Submit your prepared documents in the online application.

Apply Here


Please contact Texas A&M program lead Brandon Cooper for more information.