Dr. Rajeev Walia, Lecturer, Mathematics
Project: MEGA (Math Engagement Gaming Application)
The 2018 OAI Innovation in Teaching Award honors faculty who have implemented outstanding innovative teaching approaches shown to increase student learning and success.
Innovative teaching is defined broadly and may include the use of new instructional technologies, the use of traditional technologies in creative ways, novel approaches to instruction, and new ways to engage students in the learning process.
Project: Meaningful Gamification in an Industrial Organizational Psychology Course
Co-Winner: Meaningful Gamification in an Industrial Organizational Psychology Course
Project: Applied Business Process Management Experience
Co-Winner: Redesigned and Flipped Courses (Biology)
Each award proposal is judged against the following criteria:
Each winning group will receive a commemorative plaque (presented to the Lead Faculty member), and all group members will receive certificates of honor presented at the January Conference on January 10, 2018.
In addition, winners will be featured on the OAI website.
Previous winners must wait three years before submitting a proposal as a lead faculty, but may be included as part of a team.
Awards will selected through the following process: