Dr. Rosa Cintron Receives Faculty Excellence in Mentoring Doctoral Students Award


Higher Education and Policy Studies Associate Professor Dr. Rosa Cintron received the Faculty Excellence in Mentoring Doctoral Students Award during the Graduate Research Forum.

The award recognizes the dedication and mentoring shown by faculty members who helped guide their students through their academic and professional development. Faculty members are nominated for this award by individuals who graduated with a UCF doctoral degree or by any UCF graduate faculty.

Dr. Cintron was honored to receive the award.

“This award is important to me because it’s the recognition of my students,” she said. “The awards that come from students I value much more than others. For me, it’s humbling to know that I have done a little bit in my students’ trajectory for success.”