The Academy of Teaching at The Ohio State University is comprised of faculty who are past recipients of Ohio State’s most prestigious awards for teaching, the Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching (AADT) and the Provost's Award for Distinguished Teaching by a Lecturer.
Each year, through a rigorous selection process, ten new AADT winners and three new Provost's Award winners are recognized and inducted into the Academy. For more information, please read the history of the AADT and the Academy of Teaching. Members of the Academy meet periodically about matters related to teaching excellence at The Ohio State University. In addition, the Academy organizes events that help celebrate and promote teaching excellence at Ohio State.


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2024 Conference: Call For Proposals


Academy of Teaching Spring Conference 2024:

Celebrating Creativity in the Classroom


Tuesday, May 7

8:30 am – 3:00 pm

The Blackwell Inn & Conference Center, 2110 Tuttle Park Place

The Academy of Teaching invites members of the …

Academy of Teaching Fall Breakfast with Patrick Louchouarn

The Academy of Teaching will be hosting a faculty breakfast with Patrick Louchouarn, Senior Vice Provost for Faculty in the Office of Academic Affairs, on Tuesday, September 19 in the Grand Lounge of the Faculty Club. The buffet will open …

Welcome to our Newest Members!

We welcome into the Academy of Teaching this year’s recipients of the Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching and Provost’s Award for Distinguished Teaching by a Lecturer, respectively.

2023 Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching 

  • Sheikh Akbar, Materials Science & Engineering
  • Steven