Staff Senate Calls for Outstanding Supervisor Nominations

Posted: January 5, 2006 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

The Staff Senate is calling for nominations for the Outstanding Supervisor Award, which is given to supervisors of classified and nonstudent wage employees who most closely meet the criteria stated below. Nominations are due Jan. 20.

A classified or nonstudent wage employee who reports directly to a supervisor must submit the supervisor’s name for consideration, along with a letter of support. Other staff members may also submit letters in support of the nomination.

Award criteria are as follows:

  • Creates a pleasant and productive work environment for employees

  • Listens to suggestions and ideas

  • Performs all duties required of a supervisor in a timely fashion

  • Recognizes and rewards superior performance, and is fair and flexible in dealing with employees

  • Encourages professional growth of employees

  • Acts as an advocate for classified and nonstudent wage employees

  • Provides a sense of vision for the department and makes classified and nonstudent wage employees feel actively involved in the goals of the department and/or university

Nomination forms are available at the Staff Senate web page.

The award will be presented on Feb. 28 at 1:30 p.m. in Dewberry Hall during the Outstanding Achievement Award ceremony. The recipient will receive a plaque, a gift bearing Mason’s signature or seal and a $50 gift certificate from Barnes and Noble.

For more information, call the Staff Senate office at 703-993-4141.

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