Virginia Tech supports and encourages programs to acknowledge and formally recognize the contributions and exemplary performance of our employees. These award/recognition programs are separate from the annual review/merit increase process.
Each year, Virginia Tech selects the very best faculty and staff members from a university community that abounds with exceptional performers and recognizes their extraordinary contributions in a number of categories, from advising students to making an impact on international outreach and research. Virginia Tech is proud of the academic and professional accomplishments of its students, faculty, staff, and alumni. The many personal and collaborative achievements noted here illustrate the commitment to scholarship, outreach, and research among members of the university community, placing Virginia Tech among the top research universities in the world.