Harris Faculty Awards

Congratulations to the 2020 Harris Family Faculty Award Winners.

H. Hiter Harris, Jr. Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award

Adela Borrallo-Solis, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies
Shenandoah University


H. Hiter Harris III Rising Star Award

Amber Peacock, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Education
Randolph-Macon College


H. Hiter Harris III Excellence in Instructional Technology Award

Lily Zhang
Head of Instructional Design & Technology and Associate Professor
Randolph-Macon College


The Harris awards were generously created through endowments by the Harris family. The Harris family endowed these awards to highlight the special features of VFIC colleges and universities by recognizing faculty members “whose professional history reflects a strong, clear and abiding commitment to excellence in classroom teaching within the undergraduate liberal arts and sciences.”


Nomination information for the 2021 program will be posted January 1, 2021.