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Reminder: Moores Professorship Deadline Feb. 6

Dear Faculty,

The deadline for submitting nominations for the John & Rebecca Moores Professorship is February 6, 2017 at 5 p.m. The Moores Professor's Program was established to honor full-time tenured faculty who have achieved the rank of full professor at the University of Houston and who have made outstanding contributions in research, scholarship, and creative activities. Contributions also include teaching or mentoring at the undergraduate and/or graduate level as well as service on a local, national, or international level.

Each Moores Professor will receive an annual stipend of discretionary funds. The position will be awarded for a period of five years with the possibility of renewal. Faculty members at the University of Houston may hold only one distinguished or named chair or professorship.

Specific award information and criteria for the John & Rebecca Moores Professors is available online. Please apply by the February 6, 2017 deadline.

I look forward to receiving your nominations.

Warm regards,

Paula Myrick Short