Legacy Mentor Award

Legacy Mentor

This award is presented to a CORD Academy member who has demonstrated a long-term commitment to education and scholarly work. The awardee is a recognized leader in the field and will serve as a mentor and adviser to more junior CORD members.


  • ≥15 years of experience in education (e.g. teaching, evaluation design, educational research, leadership)
  • 5 lecture activities per year on average
  • 5 peer-reviewed publications
  • Application:
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Educator’s Portfolio
  • Single-page statement of teaching philosophy in relation to one of the areas of expertise, a summary of highlights from career, and the reason they want to be a member of CORD Academy.  
  • Letter of recommendation describing the applicant’s characteristics as a recognized leader in the field of EM education
  • Self-nominations are acceptable

The deadline for nominations is 5:00 PM EST, Thursday, April 1, 2021, by 5:00 PM EST.

Legacy Mentor Award Application & Instructions