The purpose of the Deans' Team Award for Excellence is to acknowledge outstanding, high-performing, multidisciplinary team efforts and approaches that contribute to advancing our mission. The multidisciplinary and/or interdisciplinary team model should embody and exemplify a sustainable collaborative approach that aligns our collegial community with our mission. The nominee’s efforts must clearly contribute to UC Davis Health being a destination of choice to all those we serve.

We are currently accepting nominations for this award. The mission categories are:

  • Education – provides outstanding learning opportunities for students
  • Research – leader in innovative research, making high-impact discoveries
  • Clinical Care – provides high-quality patient-oriented services
  • Community Engagement – enhances the qualify of life of our local and regional communities (Community organizations are welcome to submit letters of support.)

The award winning teams will receive a monetary award and will be honored at a special reception to be held on the evening of Monday, March 5, 2018. Each team's award funds will be deposited into a departmental account to be used for the enrichment of the team’s work.

Deadline for nominations is Friday, December 1, 2017.

Nomination instructions (PDF)
Nomination form (Qualtrics)


Previous Deans' Team Award for Excellence Recipients