Faculty Development

CHOP Mentor Award


The annual CHOP Mentor Award recognizes mentors who demonstrated extraordinary dedication to fostering the professional development of other members of the faculty. Up to three awards are presented annually. Each awardee is recognized with an honorarium, an individual commemorative plaque and a celebration dinner.

The award is intended to honor:
  • Faculty-to-faculty mentoring
  • During the past three years of activity (not life-time achievement award)
  • Dedication to mentoring regardless of personal benefit or obligation to serve
  • Excellence in mentoring various aspects of academic careers such as research, clinical care, administration, teaching, service and strategic career development as appropriate
  • Innovation in designing mentoring activities as appropriate
  • Mentor's personal academic achievements not a factor for this award
Instructions for nominating faculty for the mentor award