Nomination Information

To nominate a member of the Brandeis faculty for the Jeanette Lerman-Neubauer '69 and Joseph Neubauer Prize for Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring, complete the nomination form.

Jeanette Lerman-Neubauer '69 Prize for Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring

Brandeis students, faculty, and alumni are invited to nominate outstanding professors for the Jeanette Lerman-Neubauer '69 and Joseph Neubauer Prize for Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring, which honors an individual who is involved in the cocurricular and extracurricular life of the campus, and more importantly, has had a significant impact on students lives as an exceptional teacher, mentor, adviser and friend.

Lerman-Neubauer Prize recipients are typically tenured, full-time members of the faculty. The award carries a stipend of $5,000 and will be presented at the faculty meeting on April 10, 2014.

Past winners are: 

1999 Barney Schwalberg Economics
2000 Robert Szulkin Germanic, Slavic, and East Asian Languages
2001 Jane Hale Romance and Comparative Literature
2002 Chandler Fulton Biology
2003 William Flesch English and American Literature
2004 Thomas King English and American Literature
2005 Ibrahim K. Sundiata African and Afro-American Studies and History
2006 Ann Koloski-Ostrow Classical Studies
2007 David Cunningham Sociology
2008  Leonard Muellner  Classical Studies 
2009 David Rakowski Music
2010 Elizabeth Emma Ferry Anthropology
2011 Richard Gaskins American Studies and Legal Studies
2012 Timothy J. Hickey Computer Science
2013 Don Katz Psychology
2014 Marion Smiley Philosophy