Nominate an Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor (OGSI)

Nominate an Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor (OGSI)

Nominating Physics Outstanding Graduate Student Instructors (OGSIs)

We are currently accepting online nominations for 2016-2017 Physics Outstanding Graduate Student Instructors (OGSIs). Deadline to submit 2016-2017 Physics GSI Nominations is 11 PM, Sunday, March 5, 2017.

All Spring 2016, and Fall 2016 Physics GSIs are eligible, except previous OGSI winners. Click “previous OGSI winners" for an accumulative OGSI list online or consult the list posted on the bulletin board outside 372 LeConte

Criteria for the Award are:

  • overall effectiveness as an instructor
  • capacity to motivate and inspire students
  • skills in presenting course material
  • skills in organizing and developing course material
  • command of the subject area
  • instructor evaluations

The GSI Teaching and Resource Center will host a reception to honor OGSI winners from all departments in early May 2016. Besides a certificate of commendation from Graduate Division, each OGSI receives a monetary award, plus a membership in the American Association of Physics Teachers.

Click here to go to the online Physics OGSI nomination form.

Please contact Donna (sakima@berkeley.edu) if you have any questions.

Thank You!